“Alternate facts” are not a thing. The great thing about facts is that they are true regardless of whether you choose to believe them or not.
So let’s take a moment to check some facts about science that are being “altered” under the Trump administration.
Luckily, NPR has already done that for us, thanks NPR! Some of them are old, some of them are recent, all of them are problems.
But it’s important to first understand the facts. And here they are.