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Science Is Not Just A Matter Of Opinion

Allen Frances | Posted 12.05.2016 | Science
Allen Frances

We humans passionately hold on to our beliefs even when confronted with compelling scientific evidence that we are dead wrong.

6 Things You Can Do to Get Your Daughters Psyched About STEM Subjects

Brightly | Posted 12.05.2016 | Parents
Brightly

This article was written by Joy Masoff and Tish Scolnik for Brightly. QUICK! PICTURE A SCIENTIST! If you were asked to draw a picture of a scientist, ...

2,300 Leading Scientists Send Trump A Clear Warning: We're Watching You

The Huffington Post | Chris DAngelo | Posted 12.02.2016 | Science

More than 2,300 scientists, including 22 Nobel Prize recipients, have a warning for Donald Trump: Respect science or prepare for a fight. In an open l...

Climate Change This Week: Arctic Frying Disaster, Community Solar Is Competitive, And More!

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 11.30.2016 | Green
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Mary Ellen Harte

Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded. And the chances of Donald Trump's family and fortune surviving climate change are s...

The Science Behind Boom, the Supersonic Aircraft That Flies at Record Speeds

Quora | Posted 11.28.2016 | Technology
Quora

What technological advancements will let the Boom passenger jet fly faster than the Concorde without afterburning? originally appeared on Quora: the k...

Earth Observation Science, Public Policymaking, And The Trump Administration

Steven Cohen | Posted 11.28.2016 | Green
Steven Cohen

Now that President-elect Trump has left the rhetoric of the campaign trail, it is time to face the facts that confront the American government. Elemen...

Climate Change This Week: Trumped By Climate, Record Solar Surge, and More!

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 11.24.2016 | Green
Mary Ellen Harte

Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded. And the chances of Donald Trump's family and fortune surviving climate change are small, dwindling daily and irreversibly.

The Zen of Saving the World

Terrie M. Williams | Posted 11.21.2016 | Politics
Terrie M. Williams

A Thanksgiving Message to my Science Team (photos by T.M. Williams) Over the past weeks many of you have asked me, where do we go from here? Why ...

The James Webb Space Telescope and Its Importance

Nikhil Reddy | Posted 11.18.2016 | HuffPost Live 321
Nikhil Reddy

NASA has just completed construction of the James Webb Space Telescope, the successor to its 25-year old sibling.

Big Post-Election Changes Coming to the Business of Science

Lisa M.P. Munoz | Posted 11.17.2016 | Science
Lisa M.P. Munoz

The day after the election, one thing was clear to me: The business of science is going to change on a number of fronts. Every new administration brin...

What is the Best College to Attend if You Want to Be an Astronaut?

Quora | Posted 11.17.2016 | Science
Quora

Which is the best university to attend if one is interested in becoming an astronaut? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network whe...

Do Exercises Aimed at Increasing Neuroplasticity Work?

Quora | Posted 11.16.2016 | Healthy Living
Quora

Do exercises aimed at increasing neuroplasticity work? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are ans...

Climate Change This Week: Ghost Forests, Sahara Solar, and More!

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 11.16.2016 | Green
Mary Ellen Harte

Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded. And the chances of Donald Trump's family and fortune surviving climate change are s...

Got A Zeptosecond? Scientists Just Measured The Shortest Unit Of Time Ever

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 11.16.2016 | Science

A millisecond is a thousandth of a second, and a nanosecond is a billionth of a second, but there’s another measurement of time that makes both of t...

A Day in the Life of a Computational Biologist

Quora | Posted 11.15.2016 | Technology
Quora

What are some of the interesting projects you have worked on in the field of Computational Biology? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge shari...

"Seek Peace While Preparing for War": Going to/after Trump about Climate Change

Andy Schmookler | Posted 11.15.2016 | Politics
Andy Schmookler

This is the first sequel to the opening statement of this series, which laid out this basic idea: In this extremely dangerous moment in our nation's...

From Brave Pigeons to Sour Herrings: This Week's Curios

Justin Kitch | Posted 11.14.2016 | Education
Justin Kitch

Every day of the year, Curious.com CEO Justin Kitch writes a quirky fact, known as the Daily Curio, intended to tickle the brains of lifelong learners...

Are You A Late Bloomer? The Careers Of Eminent Scientists Offer Hope

The Huffington Post | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 11.15.2016 | Healthy Living

Young people often set the age of 30 as a self-imposed deadline for major accomplishments and career milestones: starting a business, getting a doctor...

Should the US Government Work Like a Tech Company?

Quora | Posted 11.14.2016 | Politics
Quora

How can we make the government work more like a tech company? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions ...

Climate Change This Week: Losing Noah's Ark, Surging Solar Power, and More!

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 11.11.2016 | Green
Mary Ellen Harte

Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded. Saving BUB, Beautiful Unique Biodiversity, as in this Giant Elephant Shrew (cousi...

Rx for Innovation: It is Time to Get to Work for Biomedical Research

Margaret Anderson | Posted 11.11.2016 | Science
Margaret Anderson

We are in an exciting time for biomedical innovation, but there is still much to be done to realize science's promise. President-elect Donald Trump wi...

From Frame Rate To Black Cat Hate: This Week's Curios

Justin Kitch | Posted 11.04.2016 | Education
Justin Kitch

Last week's Curios covered Teddy Roosevelt's link to football, the weird history of habeas corpus, and why people don't like to adopt black cats.

From Rainmakers To Flavor Tasters: This Week's Curios

Justin Kitch | Posted 11.03.2016 | Education
Justin Kitch

Every day of the year, Curious.com CEO Justin Kitch writes a quirky fact, known as the Daily Curio, intended to tickle the brains of lifelong learners...

Are You a Chemist Using Data to Revolutionize Your Field? Join #LAUNCHChemistry

Davar Ardalan | Posted 11.03.2016 | Science
Davar Ardalan

Are you making game-changing innovations in sustainable chemistry? If so, we want to meet you! Through November 10, The LAUNCH Chemistry Innovation Ch...

Climate Change This Week: Poverty Predicted, The China Model, and More!

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 11.02.2016 | Green
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Mary Ellen Harte

The Green Winner We Need to Tackle Climate Change - vote for a safe future for your children, and for the planet they call home. Clinton is going to n...