The gruesome details of the thieves' likely death.
The scientist actually offers no solace to believers
Albert Einstein offers to solace to believers
Yes, according to these studies. And wine is the drink of choice.
Does the rise in IQ scores over the past century mean people are getting smarter? Since the beginning of the twentieth century, IQ scores around the world have been increasing at a rate of around three points per decade, leaving intelligence researchers puzzling over whether historical gains in IQ—known as the “Flynn effect”—reflect an increase in general intelligence or something else, be it better education, better nutrition or even bigger brains.
Are scientists less rigorous about applying proper research standards when their subjects are mice? That’s the question Jennifer Couzin-Frankel investigates in the latest issue of Science—and her findings are disturbing. According to her paper, “When Mice Mislead,” scientists working with mice routinely use small sample sizes, select their subjects unsystematically, and even lose track of their data or—most ominously of all—leave out results that don’t support their research.
Edouard Martinet turns motorcycle headlights and umbrella ribs into beautiful living things
Edouard Martinet turns motorcycle headlights and umbrella ribs into beautiful living things.
Pretty much all Americans over the age of 50 will reminisce this week about where they were when JFK was shot. They might remember in vivid detail and tell their stories convincingly—but, even if they have extraordinarily good memories, they might be wrong.
A battle over what "science" really means.
What your child would be like in a country of only children