January 18, 2022
The White House Task Force's intention isn’t to protect the practice of science—it’s to enforce the administration’s own flavor of Government Science.
Government support of scientific research is not designed to support science, but to harness science to political ends.
December 22, 2021
We must be vigilant in tracking and stopping the flow of American research to China. Charles Lieber’s conviction is a step in the right direction, but it is by no means the end of the fight.
December 1, 2021
An astronomy profession guided by identity politics and cultural Marxism rather than scientific evidence could produce a distorted view of our solar system and the cosmos.
July 6, 2021
The NAS has launched a new project analyzing DEI initiatives in STEM departments. Lead Researcher Christopher Sanfilippo begins with an examination of woke STEM at Harvard.
July 1, 2021
We ought to publicize information on just how much money is being spent on DEI programs instead of the true aims of the university—education and research.
May 28, 2021
States should get out of the K-12 standards-writing business.
May 25, 2021
NAS has launched a new series of reports, Shifting Sands, which examines the effects of the scientific irreproducibility crisis on government regulation.
April 30, 2021
A reproduction of an email exchange between Professors John Staddon and Jonathon D. Crystal, published to provide a succinct example of how a cancellation occurs in real time.
April 13, 2021
NAS's latest report, Climbing Down, presents an extensive critique of the Next Generation Science Standards. The standards will do nothing but weaken American scientific achievement.