Health and Science
Health and Science
Science
May 15 2016 8:30 PMBullies Have a Trump CardAnti-bullying efforts need to address the stubborn problem of popular bullies.
Bad Astronomy
May 14 2016 10:48 AMGetting a $10 Billion Telescope to Stand Up Straight
Medical Examiner
May 13 2016 11:56 AMUnhelpful PunishmentThe stress low-income kids experience hurts them biologically. How we punish them doesn’t help. 
Bad Astronomy
May 12 2016 1:16 PMScience in Paradise
Bad Astronomy
May 12 2016 8:30 AMCreationist Ken Ham Tries to Use Science to Disprove Science. It Doesn’t Go Well.
My Dementia
May 11 2016 11:30 AMMy DementiaTelling who I am before I forget.
Bad Astronomy
May 11 2016 8:30 AMPlanets, Planets, Everywhere: Kepler Reveals More Than 1,000 New Alien Worlds
Bad Astronomy
May 10 2016 1:18 PMOK, One More Mercury Transit Video, Because It’s a Doozy
Bad Astronomy
May 10 2016 8:45 AMJohn Oliver Experiments With Science
Science
May 9 2016 10:01 AMThere’s Still Hope for the Great Barrier ReefFixing climate change isn’t the only thing we can do to help the reef recover.
Cover Story
May 8 2016 8:02 PMIs “Grit” Really the Key to Success?A new book says you need passion and perseverance to achieve your goals in work and life. Is this a bold new idea or an old one dressed up to be the latest self-help sensation?
Bad Astronomy
May 7 2016 9:30 AMSpaceX Stuck Its Fastest Landing Yet. Here’s Why That’s Important. 
Science
May 6 2016 10:02 AMThis Is Your Mind on BrainsWhy we’re so mesmerized by MRIs of lit-up brains, even though most of us have no clue what we’re looking at.  
Science
May 5 2016 3:16 PMLessons Learned From Nobel Laureate Harry KrotoThe scientist who passed away earlier this week was more than a chemist—he was an advocate and a mentor, too.
Science
May 5 2016 9:00 AMThe Labeling ShortcutThe FDA should spend less time worrying about labels and more time better regulating the entire industry. 
Bad Astronomy
May 15 2016 9:15 AMOur Weird and Wonderful World: Kinked Chain of von Kármán Vortices
Medical Examiner
May 13 2016 12:07 PMRio Should Still Host the Summer OlympicsThe threat of Zika isn’t enough to warrant canceling the games.
Bad Astronomy
May 13 2016 9:00 AMHere Be Robots: A Medieval Map of Mars
Science
May 12 2016 9:30 AMThe Secret Language of Campus SquirrelsBerkeley researchers read the body language of a twitchy, anxious mammal.
Bad Astronomy
May 11 2016 11:45 AMCassini Takes One Last Close Look at a Tiny Weird Moon of Saturn
Science
May 11 2016 9:00 AMFreeing Dogs With FencesVolunteering to build fences can help deliver dogs (and their owners) from chains. 
Medical Examiner
May 10 2016 3:42 PMLightening Nurses’ Loads The best way to appreciate nurses during Nurses Week is to support legislation that would help them better care for their patients.
Bad Astronomy
May 10 2016 11:15 AMNASA Had the Best View of Monday’s Mercury Transit
Bad Astronomy
May 9 2016 11:45 AMMercury Is a Planet With a Lot of Highs and Lows
Bad Astronomy
May 9 2016 7:00 AMReminder: How to Watch Monday’s Transit of Mercury Across the Sun
Bad Astronomy
May 8 2016 9:30 AMNew Comic Book Miniseries Sends a Hapless Crew to Colonize Venus
Science
May 6 2016 1:00 PMWe Need to Talk About Climate ChangeTragedies like the Fort McMurray fire make it more important, not less.
Bad Astronomy
May 6 2016 9:00 AMBig Bird, a Ridiculously High-Energy Neutrino, Traveled Across the Universe to Teach Us Science
Bad Astronomy
May 5 2016 9:30 AMHere’s What You Need to Know to Watch Monday’s Rare Mercury Transit
Science
May 4 2016 12:20 PMTheir Next ActThe Ringling Brothers’ elephants are retiring—and moving to Florida to contribute to cancer research. 

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