The New York Times – When President Trump announced on June 1 last year that the United States would exit the Paris climate deal, many of America’s largest corporations said they would honor the agreement anyway, vowing to pursue cleaner energy.
CNN – About 70% of women diagnosed with the early stages of one of the most common forms of breast cancer might not need chemotherapy as part of treatment, according to the results of a long-awaited study.
Gizmodo – Google will not seek another contract for its controversial work providing artificial intelligence to the US Department of Defense for analyzing drone footage after its current contract expires.
Nano and Other Emerging Chemical Technologies Blog – The document compiles information provided by delegations for the February 2018 OECD Working Party on Manufactured Nanomaterials meeting on current developments on the safety of manufactured nanomaterials.
GeekWire – Three inventors of the revolutionary CRISPR-Cas9 technique for editing DNA are among the recipients of this year’s Kavli Prizes, which recognize scientific breakthroughs in fields outside the sweet spots for Nobel Prizes.
Naperville Sun – Legislation pushed by two Neuqua Valley High School students to have Illinois better define when and how students return to class or activities after a concussion was recently advanced by the General Assembly and moved to the governor’s desk.