Health and Science
Health and Science
Bad Astronomy
Aug. 14 2016 9:00 AMNASA Video Shows Meteor Shower … From Above!
Science
Aug. 12 2016 5:26 PMWhy Doesn’t Anyone* Fact-Check Science Books?*This story was not fact-checked, either.
Bad Astronomy
Aug. 11 2016 9:00 AMAstronomers Plan for a Chance to See Moons Around an Exoplanet
Bad Astronomy
Aug. 10 2016 9:00 AMIt’s Still Probably Not Aliens, but That Weird Star Keeps on Getting Weirder
Medical Examiner
Aug. 9 2016 5:02 PMCupping: Mikey Likes It. Scientists Don’t.Can you trust Michael Phelps any more than Gwyneth Paltrow? Probably not.
Bad Astronomy
Aug. 9 2016 9:00 AMNASA High Definition Camera Creates Stunning Slo-Mo Rocket Booster Footage
Bad Astronomy
Aug. 8 2016 9:00 AMGOP Sen. Ron Johnson: Lack of Global Warming Is “Scientifically Proven.” Yeah, About That …
Bad Astronomy
Aug. 6 2016 9:00 AMHo-Hum, Another Gorgeous Colorado Sunset … but Wait, There’s More!
Science
Aug. 5 2016 1:08 PMFake Fish Habitat, Brought to You by BP Relief MoneyBP money is supposed to restore the gulf, but environmentally questionable artificial reefs may not be helping.
Science
Aug. 4 2016 3:02 PMWhen Humans Play GodBiocontrol seems to be the height of human narcissism. It also works.
Bad Astronomy
Aug. 4 2016 9:00 AMSenior House Republican Says Earth Is Cooling. Seriously. She Keeps Saying It, Too.
Science
Aug. 3 2016 9:30 AMCould Labels Indicate That GMOs Are a Good Thing?Soylent’s public embrace of GMOs offers a possible way forward.
Medical Examiner
Aug. 2 2016 4:53 PMFlorida’s Zika Outbreak Was ExpectedAnd it is being quickly contained. This isn’t the case in Puerto Rico—why?
Bad Astronomy
Aug. 1 2016 9:00 AMX Marks the Spot of a Giant Peanut in the Center of Our Galaxy. Yes, Seriously.
Bad Astronomy
July 31 2016 9:15 AMHelp Make Women NASA Lego Minifigs a Reality
Bad Astronomy
Aug. 13 2016 9:00 AMFreaky Time-Lapse Video Showing the Sun Spinning Around the North Pole
Bad Astronomy
Aug. 12 2016 9:00 AMJaw-Dropping Photo of Orion Nebula Is Loaded With Beauty and Packed With Science
Science
Aug. 11 2016 7:41 AM20 (Science) Questions for the Presidential CandidatesA coalition of scientists has challenged the presidential candidates to a science debate. This should be interesting!
Climate Desk
Aug. 9 2016 5:23 PMThese Republicans Don’t Trust Trump’s Environmental ViewsTwo former heads of the EPA who served under Republican presidents have said they’ll support Clinton instead.
Medical Examiner
Aug. 9 2016 12:53 PMTreating Pregnant Women With Zika in Real TimeDoctors and patients are learning at the same time. Here’s how one OB-GYN is navigating these complicated choices.
Science
Aug. 8 2016 11:16 AMNo, There Aren’t Enough Academic JobsBut discouraging people from pursuing the career could have a devastating effect on underrepresented groups.
Bad Astronomy
Aug. 7 2016 9:15 AMThe Path You Must Follow to Understand a Comet
Medical Examiner
Aug. 5 2016 2:09 PMGet Thee to a HospitalDon’t worry: Medical error is not actually the third leading cause of death in the U.S.
Bad Astronomy
Aug. 5 2016 9:00 AMThe Perseid Meteor Shower May Have a Strong Outburst of Shooting Stars This Year. Here’s How to Watch.
Medical Examiner
Aug. 4 2016 2:59 PMString of LiesOur confusion over dental floss is the result of years of biased research, thanks to the war between floss and mouthwash.
Science
Aug. 4 2016 8:00 AMCan Young Blood Make You Live Longer?The science doesn’t need fact-checking as much as the ethics do.
Bad Astronomy
Aug. 3 2016 9:00 AMSpaceX Test Fires a Second-Hand Booster That Returned to Earth.
Bad Astronomy
Aug. 2 2016 9:00 AMBlue Origin Reports the Parachute Failure Test Was a Success
Medical Examiner
Aug. 1 2016 8:02 AMStop Measuring Pregnancy in Months!One doctor’s plea against this inaccurate—and misleading—way of talking about human gestation.
Bad Astronomy
July 30 2016 9:15 AMTake a Wine-Drinking Science Vacation

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