Health and Science
Health and Science
Bad Astronomy
May 4 2016 9:15 AMHubble’s Successor Gets a Golden Eye
Bad Astronomy
May 3 2016 2:24 PMJimmy Kimmel: Climate Hero
Science
May 3 2016 10:00 AMThe High Schooler Behind the Mini-Brain GeneratorAn unconventional summer project may help shed light on how Zika affects developing babies’ brains.
Science
May 3 2016 7:00 AMScientist vs. CreationistWho will get to update Texas’ science standards?
Bad Astronomy
May 2 2016 9:30 AMIt Is Easy Being Green ... but for the Earth, That’s Not a Good Sign
Bad Astronomy
April 30 2016 9:15 AMNo, Despite Claims on Facebook, Saturn Won’t Loom Over the Earth on May 1
Science
April 29 2016 11:36 AM“Everyone” Downloads Research Papers IllegallyScience magazine just published a great piece on the utility of Sci-Hub. Unfortunately, its defense of its own business model is flawed.
Bad Astronomy
April 28 2016 9:15 AMClimate Change Is Strangling Our Oceans
Medical Examiner
April 27 2016 10:25 AMHand Dryer vs. Paper Towel: Which Is Cleaner? What matters most for hygiene is how you wash up, not how you dry off. 
Medical Examiner
April 26 2016 11:48 AMThirty Years Later, Chernobyl Is Still DeadlyWe’re still trying to assess how many people may have been affected by the worst nuclear accident in history. 
Bad Astronomy
April 25 2016 11:30 AMWhat Is Better Than Five Days in Hawaiian Paradise? Adding Science to It.
Bad Astronomy
April 24 2016 9:30 AMAstrophoto: A Twice-Lit Moon Kisses the Horizon
Climate Desk
April 22 2016 11:56 AMHave We Solved Climate Change Yet?Several countries are signing the Paris Agreement in New York. That’s great, but it’s not enough. 
Science
April 22 2016 7:07 AMOn Earth Day, Let Lab Girl Persuade You to Plant a TreeIn an excerpt from her wildly popular book, Hope Jahren details her devotion to plants.
Bad Astronomy
April 21 2016 11:45 AMA Seriously Massive Bubble Blown in Space Celebrates Hubble’s 26th Anniversary
Medical Examiner
May 3 2016 5:22 PMWhat “Addiction” Really MeansThe reporting on Prince’s death reveals how much we don’t understand about chronic pain management.
Bad Astronomy
May 3 2016 11:45 AMAstronomers Found Three Earth-Size Worlds Around a Nearby Star. But Don’t Pack Your Bags Just Yet.
Bad Astronomy
May 3 2016 9:00 AMElon Musk Wants to Land a Spaceship on Mars. The Weird Thing Is … He Can Do It.
Bad Astronomy
May 2 2016 12:00 PMHow Do You Hide an Entire Galaxy? Turn Down the Light Switch.
Bad Astronomy
May 1 2016 8:45 AMWatch a 360° Interactive View of the SpaceX Booster Ocean Landing
Science
April 29 2016 1:45 PMIt Doesn’t Matter If You Think It’s Nice OutOur understanding of global climate change needs to move beyond our personal experiences of weather.
Bad Astronomy
April 29 2016 9:00 AMUnderstanding the Universe Means Taking a Warped Path
Science
April 27 2016 4:22 PMUnfortunately, You Can’t Have a Lemur as a PetIt seems like it would be the best, but it would actually be the worst.
Bad Astronomy
April 27 2016 8:30 AMAstronomers Find a Moon for Pluto’s Little Sibling
Bad Astronomy
April 26 2016 9:00 AMGorgeous Astrophoto of an Emerald Green Comet That’s Full of Surprises
Bad Astronomy
April 25 2016 9:15 AMHome Owner's Insurance in Ganges Mensa Must Cost a Fortune
Bad Astronomy
April 23 2016 9:30 AMValley of the Cosmos: A Gorgeous Astrophotograph
Bad Astronomy
April 22 2016 9:15 AMHigh Noon on a Comet
Video
April 21 2016 8:00 PMHow to Save a Baby BirdAnd how to know when to leave it be.
Medical Examiner
April 21 2016 9:30 AMShould Drunk Drivers Be Forced to Visit Morgues?Thailand is trying to deter intoxicated motorists by scaring them. But no one knows if it works.

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