Why Scientists Are Talking About Attribution Science And What It Is NPR
As negotiators struggle to hammer out the rule book for a global climate agreement, scientists meeting in Washington, D.C., have yet more evidence linking ...
Tony Evers announces science, agriculture advisory panel Madison.com
Gov.-elect Tony Evers has announced a panel advising him on agriculture, energy and natural resources, while vowing to "bring science back to ...
NASA's Voyager 2 Probe Enters Interstellar Space Cassini: Mission to Saturn
For the second time in history, a human-made object has reached the space between the stars. NASA's Voyager 2 probe now has exited the heliosphere – the ...
Dog research at U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs gets formal review Science Magazine
Dog research at the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is going under the microscope. Yesterday, the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and ...
Why scientists say Leonardo DiCaprio’s love for collecting dinosaur bones is part of a ‘damaging’ trend The Mercury News
Leonardo DiCaprio is back in the news for buying ancient dinosaur bones on the private market, which potentially limits specimens' availability for study.
'Dropout' rate for academic scientists has risen sharply in past 50 years, study finds Science Daily
An analysis has found that half the people pursuing scientific careers at institutions of higher education will depart the field after five years -- a sharp contrast ...
Humans may be reversing the climate clock, by 50 million years Science Daily
Our future on Earth may also be our past. Researchers show that humans are reversing a long-term cooling trend tracing back at least 50 million years. And it's ...
Just thinking you have poor endurance genes changes your body Science Magazine
New study suggests our minds can influence our physiology as much as our genes.
A devastating report details a 'monumental' assault on science at the Department of the Interior Los Angeles Times
The Union of Concerned Scientists shows how the Interior Department has been transformed under Trump from a steward of public resources into a front for ...
NBA point guards still aren't a good source for science knowledge Star Tribune
Last year, Celtics point guard Kyrie Irving made headlines when on multiple occasions he publicly stated that he believes the Earth is flat instead of round.
What science says about having babies in space National Geographic
Fast-forward to several decades or a half-century from now, and it's not inconceivable that humans could be living on Mars—building habitats, trundling around ...
On Gender, the Science Is Deafening Daily Signal
There is absolutely no rigorous science that has found a trait called 'gender identity' in the brain, body, or DNA," Dr. Michelle Cretella says.
We Have Ways To Stop Rogue Scientists. They Don’t Always Work. FiveThirtyEight
How do you stop a mad scientist? We've been doing it in fiction for centuries. Doctor Faustus was carried off to hell. Pneumonia and an Arctic ice flow ended Vi…
Who says girls can’t do science? | Opinion Tallahassee.com
Our culture still has an educational bias that pushes more boys than girls toward science and technology.
Dr. Peter J. Hotez: “A Scary Anti-Science Movement Has Become Very Strong in Texas” Texas Monthly
On our latest podcast, the scientist offers a warning about the rise of the anti-vaccine movement and Texas's risk of a measles outbreak.
This 8000-year-old 'gum' holds surprises about ancient toolmakers Science Magazine
Gum won't really sit in your stomach for years, but it can preserve human DNA for millennia. Researchers have uncovered genetic material encased within ...
Scientists brew lava and blow it up to better understand volcanoes Science Daily
What happens when lava and water meet? Explosive experiments with humanmade lava are helping to answer this important question. This long-term, ongoing ...
Genetic study of epilepsy points to potential new therapies Science Daily
The largest study of its kind, led by international researchers has discovered 11 new genes associated with epilepsy. It greatly advances knowledge of the ...
Female frogs prefer city slickers Science Magazine
Anyone who has tried to whisper sweet nothings into their lover's ear while standing on a noisy street corner can understand the plight of the túngara frog.
Blue Sky Science: Why is it hard to predict which flu vaccine will be most effective? Lincoln Journal Star
Viruses like influenza or HIV mutate very rapidly. The immune response from a vaccine needs to cope with this level of variability in the virus.