As athletes with cancer continue to come forward, the government is investigating whether synthetic fields are truly safe.
"Widespread use of artificial turf would really have an impact on how well we would be able to respond to the more extreme
Town meeting is dangerously susceptible to decision making based more on values and emotions than evidence, a worrisome vulnerability in these days of increasing science denialism. Democratic, yes. Evidence-based intelligent decision making? Well, no.
"Sometimes you can't wait for more study and have to make choices that are precautionary," he added. Athletes who spoke with
"How did this happen?" Brown asked. "How did we end up with children playing on fields that we know have carcinogens in them