“It's terrible policy,” said one expert. “It guts a vital coordinating function we rely on to interdict drugs domestically and internationally.”

Dan Vergano • 5 days ago

The Opportunity rover landed on the red planet with its twin, Spirit, in 2004.

Dan Vergano • 7 days ago

“The Oroville Dam shows what the chances of these failures look like, and might become the new normal.”

Dan Vergano • 7 days ago

“Many recent immigrants are afraid to access HIV prevention and medical care, out of fear of deportation,” according to a recent HIV prevention report.

Dan Vergano • 15 days ago

“I’m skeptical of the conclusions that can be drawn from climate models,” he told BuzzFeed News. “I think there is a rush to judgment that every time something happens it’s because of global warming.”

Dan Vergano • 19 days ago

“It is a sad story, but unfortunately it is also the story of hundreds of thousands of young soldiers,” said one archaeologist.

Dan Vergano • One month ago

The program has touted the NFL to 4.5 million kids in 73,000 schools — more than half of the public and private schools nationwide — with little scrutiny.

Dan Vergano • One month ago

“It’s not your father’s drug market,” said one expert. “We have a synthetic drug crisis caused by stronger and more potent drugs.”

Dan Vergano • One month ago

The landing opened "a new chapter in human lunar exploration," according to China's space agency.

Dan Vergano • One month ago

"That bowling pin is gone. It's a snowman!" said a mission scientist.

Dan Vergano • One month ago

Operation Reinhard, the deadliest Nazi murder campaign in the Holocaust, killed roughly 1.7 million Jews during World War II.

Dan Vergano • One month ago

The current standards prevent up to 11,000 premature deaths a year and cut mercury pollution, “a potent neurotoxin that causes brain damage in babies,” according to the American Lung Association.

Dan Vergano • One month ago

NASA has handed coverage of a deep space flyby encounter over to a contractor lab.

Dan Vergano • One month ago

“If one were to devise an experimental set of circumstances which would test the integrity of an individual’s mood control, one would invent the year-end holiday season.”

Dan Vergano • 2 months ago

“These are very ambiguous results,” one critic said.

Dan Vergano • 2 months ago

“Using heroin in this way, frankly, freaks people out in the US,” said one expert.

Dan Vergano • 2 months ago

“I didn’t want to be a lab rat,” a man who dropped out of the experiment told a Chinese magazine.

Dan Vergano • 2 months ago

“Where are we going to be in another 10 years if we don’t do something?”

Dan Vergano • 2 months ago

At a meeting in Hong Kong, Jiankui He said he has created 31 gene-edited human embryos so far.

Dan Vergano • 2 months ago

“Lulu and Nana might be sitting out there with off-target effects of all kinds,” said one expert.

Dan Vergano • 2 months ago