Federal regulators approved tough net neutrality rules today. Still, the fight for internet freedom continues, and advocates say public participation will be as important as ever.
Bees still are dying in larger-than-average numbers in North America, Europe, parts of Asia and elsewhere. We're still not sure why. The debate over neonicotinoid pesticides, especially, continues to be heated. But beekeepers and bee researchers generally agree that it's not just one thing killing the bees. In reality, some combination of the four P's is the culprit: parasites, pathogens, poor nutrition and pesticides.
The perspectives collected by Susan Jeffords and Fahed Al-Sumait in Covering bin Laden explore the iconic status Osama bin Laden achieved through global media coverage and government propaganda. Bin Laden became a prism through which the "war on terror" could be viewed and through which the media shaped our understanding of the very idea of terrorism.