Ramin Skibba
Ramin Skibba

Ramin Skibba is an astrophysicist turned science writer, and he’s based in San Diego. Follow him on Twitter.

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Sept. 6 2017 12:37 PMWhy Are FEMA’s Flood Maps So Horribly Flawed?They fail to take climate change into account, and they’re hard and expensive to maintain. Plus, they can be manipulated by local governments.
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Jan. 26 2017 4:07 PMHere’s One Way Trump’s Team Could Manipulate Government DataIt has plans to recalculate the social cost of carbon, which has been called “the most important number you’ve never heard of.”
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March 29 2017 3:58 PMTrump Thinks the “Best Available” Data on Climate Change Is From 2003His new executive order insists on making far-reaching policy decisions using old data. The reasoning he offers up is laughable.