Health and Science
Health and Science
Bad Astronomy
June 15 2016 9:00 AMCosmic Metaphor: A Dying Star Metamorphoses Into a Butterfly
Bad Astronomy
June 14 2016 9:00 AMWill SpaceX Be on Its Way to Mars by 2018? Maybe. But That’s Not the Point.
Medical Examiner
June 13 2016 9:15 AMProzac May Be the Only Drug That Effectively Treats Depression in KidsTherapy is still the best course of treatment for childhood depression.
Bad Astronomy
June 12 2016 9:15 AMA Cosmic Cluster That’s Totally Metal. Well, a Little Metal.
Medical Examiner
June 10 2016 3:56 PMWhat Caused Muhammad Ali’s Parkinson’s Disease?Boxing and pesticide exposure both elevate the risk of the disease, but we’ll likely never know whether one was to blame.
Medical Examiner
June 9 2016 2:45 PMIf Prince Had LivedWhat are the best treatment options for those who struggle with chronic pain and opioid dependency?
Bad Astronomy
June 9 2016 8:45 AMThere Are Now Four More Place Settings at the Periodic Table
Science
June 8 2016 1:54 PMWater, Brought to You by the Fossil Fuel IndustryThe industry’s plan for the water it contaminates? Purify it and sell it back to consumers.
Bad Astronomy
June 8 2016 8:45 AMThose White Spots on Ceres Aren’t the Only Weird Thing There
Bad Astronomy
June 7 2016 9:15 AMAncient, Huge Black Holes Grew Incredibly Rapidly. How?
Bad Astronomy
June 6 2016 12:03 PMWhat Happens When Two Politically Polarized People Talk NASA? They Agree.
Bad Astronomy
June 6 2016 9:00 AMFly Over an Exquisitely Detailed and Long, Long Strip of Pluto
The Anti-Marathon
June 5 2016 8:00 AMLet the Slate Anti-Marathon Begin!Here’s what participating Slatesters plan to train for in the coming months. 
Medical Examiner
June 3 2016 4:21 PMThe Untold Story of America’s Opioid AddictionHow the medical establishment learned to love the dangerous drugs that killed Prince.
Bad Astronomy
June 2 2016 12:08 PMScientists Stand Up Against McCarthy-esque Congressional Attacks by Rep. Lamar Smith
Science
June 14 2016 11:16 AMEdible Six-Pack Rings Replace Plastic for Florida MicrobreweryBeer and marine life lovers rejoice.
Bad Astronomy
June 13 2016 11:55 AMOrlando: Thoughts and Prayers Are Not Enough
Bad Astronomy
June 13 2016 9:00 AMA Space Mission Saved From the Brink Sends Back Breathtaking Pictures of Venus
Bad Astronomy
June 11 2016 9:30 AMGaze Upon This Ridiculously Hi-Res Photo Of the Mysterious Bright Spots on the Protoplanet Ceres
Bad Astronomy
June 10 2016 9:15 AMWhy Do Scientists Pursue Science? Because This Is Discovery.
Bad Astronomy
June 9 2016 1:32 PMThe Oatmeal Asks an Age-Old Question: Point and Laugh, or Run for Your Lives?
Science
June 8 2016 3:48 PMClimate Activists, It’s Time to Join HillaryHer proposals aren’t revolutionary, but they set the stage for a better future.
Bad Astronomy
June 8 2016 12:00 PMPhotographer’s Quick Thinking Captures a SpaceX Rocket Descending to Earth
Medical Examiner
June 7 2016 9:58 AMOlympians Should Still Go to RioThe risk of Zika is not big enough to warrant skipping the games.
Science
June 6 2016 4:34 PMA Shocking Electric Eel Myth, ConfirmedThe way eels leap out of the water to defend themselves is completely crazy.
Medical Examiner
June 6 2016 12:00 PMMuhammad Ali’s Peaceful Passing Is His Final VictoryFaced with a terminal illness, Ali died surrounded by family rather than doctors. 
Bad Astronomy
June 5 2016 9:00 AMWhat Causes Stripey Clouds?
Bad Astronomy
June 4 2016 8:45 AMA Fireball Lit Up Arizona Skies Like Daytime, but the Rock Was Only the Size of a Couch
Bad Astronomy
June 3 2016 9:30 AMPluto's Side B
Science
June 2 2016 11:31 AMThis Is Your Brain. This Is Your Brain on #Content.What you read on the internet may affect the complexity of your own writing, according to new research.

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