Health and Science
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Orcas, Via Drone, for the First Time Ever

Bad Astronomy
Oct. 22 2014 12:30 PMFeisty Sunspot Is Feisty. Very Very Much So.
Science
Oct. 22 2014 11:23 AM“I’m Not a Scientist” Is a Dangerous Cop-OutPoliticians brag about their ignorance while making ignorant decisions.
Wild Things
Oct. 22 2014 9:39 AMWatch This Confused Rhino Act Like Its Best Friend, an Adorable Lamb 
Climate Desk
Oct. 21 2014 11:53 AMTaking Research for GrantedTexas Republican Lamar Smith continues his crusade against independence in science.
Medical Examiner
Oct. 20 2014 11:46 AMIs Anybody Watching My Do-Gooding?The difference between being a hero and being an altruist.
Space: The Next Generation
Oct. 19 2014 11:45 PMAn All-Female Mission to MarsAs a NASA guinea pig, I verified that women would be cheaper to launch than men.
New Scientist
Oct. 19 2014 7:00 AMInspired by PorcupinesWhat could an inventor of medical technologies based on nature learn from Spider-Man?
Medical Examiner
Oct. 17 2014 12:24 PMOperation Stop DiseasePublic health looms large in American foreign intervention, not just when it comes to Ebola.
Bad Astronomy
Oct. 17 2014 11:00 AMFiguratively Shiny: A Firefly Video
Medical Examiner
Oct. 16 2014 9:03 PMEverything That Went Wrong in DallasA timeline of the many missteps surrounding the first cases of Ebola diagnosed in the United States.
Science
Oct. 16 2014 10:04 AMFusion Energy’s Dreamers, Hucksters, and LoonsBottling up the power of the sun will always be 20 years away.
Science
Oct. 15 2014 11:48 AMYou Age Faster in Denver Than in New OrleansThe everyday effects of relativity.
Wild Things
Oct. 15 2014 10:55 AMMarriage Equality’s New Mascot: A Hermaphroditic Snail
Bad Astronomy
Oct. 14 2014 12:16 PMThe Ultimate Space Selfie: 10 Miles From a Comet
Explainer
Oct. 14 2014 11:13 AMKnowledge Gaps and NervousnessWhy is it so hard to prevent Ebola from spreading in hospitals?
Science
Oct. 22 2014 11:30 AMWhere Does Ebola Hide?My nerve-wracking research with shrieking bats.
Bad Astronomy
Oct. 22 2014 10:30 AMMonster Sunspot Will Make Thursday’s Eclipse That Much Cooler
Bad Astronomy
Oct. 22 2014 7:30 AMAn Illusion That Makes Me Happy and Sad
Bad Astronomy
Oct. 21 2014 7:00 AMWatch the Moon Eat the Sun: The Partial Solar Eclipse on Thursday, Oct. 23
Bad Astronomy
Oct. 20 2014 7:00 AMPhoto Gallery: Mars and the Comet
Bad Astronomy
Oct. 19 2014 7:30 AMPersistence Pays Off: The Smoking Trail of a Shooting Star
Bad Astronomy
Oct. 18 2014 7:30 AMMars and the Comet: The Countdown 
Science
Oct. 17 2014 12:03 PMWhat’s So Dangerous About “Killer Bees”?Humans can survive more than 1,000 stings, but swarms can be even bigger.
Bad Astronomy
Oct. 17 2014 7:30 AMLiterally Shiny: A Firefly Video
Bad Astronomy
Oct. 16 2014 11:35 AMHas Mercury’s Ice Finally Been Seen? (Hint: Yes.)
Bad Astronomy
Oct. 16 2014 7:30 AMTo Pluto … AND BEYOND!
Bad Astronomy
Oct. 15 2014 11:35 AMHow to State Clearly the Evidence for Evolution
Bad Astronomy
Oct. 15 2014 7:30 AMI Got Shot in the Asteroid
Medical Examiner
Oct. 14 2014 11:24 AMWould You Lie to Airport Screeners?The terrible, “lesser evil” choice facing travelers asked about Ebola.
Bad Astronomy
Oct. 14 2014 7:30 AMWhy Yes, It Is Exactly Rocket Science!

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