Science

Thanks to Bill Nye, Creationists Raised Enough Money to Build an Anti-Science Theme Park

The science guy won a debate—and subsidized the enemy

This is what happens when you engage with enemies of science: You win a debate—and underwrite their claptrap propaganda

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The U.K. Understands How To Treat PTSD. Why Does The U.S. Lag Behind?

New research on soldiers returning from Iraq and Afghanistan

Two to seven percent of British soliders report PTSD. Twenty-one to twenty-nine percent of Americans display symptoms. What can America do to close this gap?

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Don't try this at home—try it at a bar instead.

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A new study found that thousands of turbines drastically reduce storm surges and wind speeds.

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You'd be bothered if you saw flyers for faith-healing at your natural-foods grocer. Why don't ads for homeopathy bother you, too?

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An actual academic lends his name to the effort, but the results are still bunkum. 

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It's Darwin's 205th Birthday, and People Still Don't Accept Evolution

A letter to the man behind the theory

A letter to the father of evolution. Amazingly, he's still controversial.

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This piece originally appeared on newstatesman.com. Remember the fungus chair?

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My daughter on the Nye/Ham event: "it's not fair because the stupid guy gets to use his imagination and Bill Nye has to use facts." -@GodFreeWorld

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This piece first appeared on newstatesman.com. For a scientist whose career was made by his work on black holes, it might seem a little confusing to read that Stephen Hawking now thinks that they don’t exist.

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