Federal Judge Denies Facebook’s Motion to Dismiss, Allowing FTC Antitrust Lawsuit to Proceed and Discovery to Commence

By Jerri-Lynn Scofield, who has worked as a securities lawyer and a derivatives trader. She is currently writing a book about textile artisans. Judge James Boasberg of the federal district…

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Hold That Anti-Fogging Spray: Duke University Researchers Find Forever Chemicals in Commonly Used Eyeglass Products

By Jerri-Lynn Scofield, who has worked as a securities lawyer and a derivatives trader. She is currently writing a book about textile artisans. To those of a certain age, ‘toxic…

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James Webb Space Telescope: An Astronomer on the Team Explains How to Send a Giant Telescope to Space – and Why

By Marcia Rieke, Regents Professor of Astronomy, University of Arizona. Originally published at The Conversation The James Webb Space Telescope was launched into space on Dec. 25, 2021, and with it,…

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Mapped: The Network of Powerful Agribusiness Groups Lobbying to Water Down the EU’s Sustainable Farming Targets

By Daniela De Lorenzo, researcher and reporter of DeSmog, whose work has also appeared in publications such as VICE News, Deutsche Welle, Al Jazeera, and Wired, and Rachel Sherrington, Rachel…

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WSJ Report: Companies Step Up Efforts to Get You to Cough Up Your Data, in the Face of Policy Changes by Apple and Google

By Jerri-Lynn Scofield, who has worked as a securities lawyer and a derivatives trader. She is currently writing a book about textile artisans. The Wall Street Journal reported on new…

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African Marine Rules Favour Big Industry, Leaving Small-Scale Fishers in the Lurch

By Ifesinachi Okafor-Yarwood,Lecturer, University of St Andrews and Edward H. AllisonDirector of Science and Research, WorldFish, CGIAR System Organization and Edward H. Allison, Director of Science and Research, WorldFish, CGIAR System…

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