Bill Nye, the Climate Guy
March 27, 2014
D.C. Democrats are often pretty bad at debating right-wing science skeptics. Be grateful that a kids' TV star has stepped into the void.
The decline of Soviet Union–era glory, of energy dominance, and of land itself—these are all losses that, according to prospect theory, could explain Putin's actions of late.
They just want it to be true! Which, if you ask a scientist, is not evidence that it is true.
...debris from Flight 370 ever turns up.
Science had assumed music was so universal that it must be hard-wired into us. Maybe not.
It took a missing airplane—one of man's greatest technological innovations—to remind us that there's still some mystery left to humanity.
The Science Behind Making Your Very Own James Franco-furter
March 07, 2014
A company called Bite Labs has set up a website offering the concept of “Celebrity Meat”, where cultures of cells scraped from famous people are grown, in vitro, before being mixed with cow and pig meat into salami sausages.
Thanks to Bill Nye, Creationists Raised Enough Money to Build an Anti-Science Theme Park
March 03, 2014
This is what happens when you engage with enemies of science: You win a debate—and underwrite their claptrap propaganda
The U.K. Understands How To Treat PTSD. Why Does The U.S. Lag Behind?
February 28, 2014
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?