Science is Being Bashed by Academics Who Should Know Better
April 03, 2014
Anti-naturalism seems to be replacing postmodernism as the latest way to bash science in academia.
Siri, You're Messing Up a Generation of Children
April 02, 2014
Has anyone thought through what it means when kids scream at robots?
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.