Are floods getting worse?

Climate change has far reaching impacts beyond the gradual warming of the earth. The ocean is becoming more acidic, coral reefs are dying, and species are going extinct at alarming rates. In particular, extreme weather events appear to be becoming more common in recent years.… Read More »Are floods getting worse?

Income inequality and race

Recently, I had a discussion with a friend about income inequality and how it relates to the racial wage gap.  I found this conversation particularly relevant given the current Democratic primary race, where wealth inequality has been a hot-button issue among the frontrunners.  The logic behind… Read More »Income inequality and race