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John Glenn, the First American to Orbit the Earth, Has Died at 95

Bad Astronomy
Dec. 8 2016 9:00 AMAn Island of Stars in a Sea of Stars
Bad Astronomy
Dec. 6 2016 9:00 AMIs This Galaxy the Victim of a Cosmic Collision, or Is It Weird All on Its Own?
Bad Astronomy
Dec. 5 2016 8:45 AMFollow-Up: Why the House Science Committee’s Climate Change Denial Is So Wrong
Bad Astronomy
Dec. 2 2016 8:45 AMHouse Science Committee, Reliable Disseminator of Misinformation, Tweets Climate Change Denialism From Breitbart
Science
Dec. 1 2016 10:18 AMLike It Never Even HappenedA self-help guru who killed three in his sweat lodge says the experience has helped him “find himself.” His rhetoric shows he has yet to move beyond the problematic structure of his ideology.
Science
Dec. 1 2016 8:15 AMDoes Fighting Racism Make Racists More Racist?What research on the psychology of stereotype backlash can teach us about how to combat discrimination.
Medical Examiner
Nov. 30 2016 9:17 AMWe Know How to Treat Opioid AddictionBut our antiquated conceptions of addicts prevent us from doing so.
Bad Astronomy
Nov. 29 2016 9:00 AMA (Frozen) Great Lake of Water Is Found Beneath the Surface of Mars
Medical Examiner
Nov. 28 2016 5:53 AMIs PMS Real?Or is it just a figment of our menstruation-fearing culture?
Bad Astronomy
Nov. 25 2016 9:00 AMJupiter Unwrapped
Medical Examiner
Nov. 23 2016 1:27 PMDon’t Give Kids Under 12 Cold and Cough MedicineKids aren’t just tiny adults—these medicines haven’t been proven safe for them. So try these remedies instead.
Bad Astronomy
Nov. 23 2016 9:00 AMMars is Having a Dry Spell. The Rusty Meteorites Tell Us So.
Science
Nov. 22 2016 11:14 AMOverly Cautious and UnscientificFrom GMOs to pesticides, Europe’s precautionary warnings aren’t based on science.
Bad Astronomy
Nov. 21 2016 8:45 AMWhat the Heck Is Going on at the North Pole?
Science
Nov. 18 2016 4:27 PMDonald Trump Will Be the Only World Leader to Deny Climate Change Is RealGood job, America.
Bad Astronomy
Dec. 7 2016 9:00 AMThe Universe Is Spongy! And Einstein Predicted It.
Medical Examiner
Dec. 5 2016 11:44 AMTrump Isn’t an Anti-Vaxxer. He’s a Slow Vaxxer.His position is still a nonsensical attack on science. It also helps explain his appeal.
Climate Desk
Dec. 2 2016 2:59 PMJeff Sessions Thinks Fighting Climate Change Hurts Poor PeopleThis is a weird and new perversion of climate change denialism.
Bad Astronomy
Dec. 1 2016 1:58 PMRussian Resupply Rocket Lost During Launch
Bad Astronomy
Dec. 1 2016 9:00 AMHow the Moon Got Its Weird
Climate Desk
Nov. 30 2016 11:00 AMWhat’s to Gain From Building the Dakota Access Pipeline? Profit.It won’t help us gain energy independence or even jobs. It’ll just make money for the people invested (including President-elect Trump).
Bad Astronomy
Nov. 30 2016 9:00 AMAnother Example of a Freakishly Weird Phenomenon: Jumping Sun Dogs
Bad Astronomy
Nov. 28 2016 8:45 AMMore on Trump’s Catastrophic Plan to Gut NASA’s Earth Science
Bad Astronomy
Nov. 26 2016 9:00 AMStarry Starry Swing
Bad Astronomy
Nov. 24 2016 9:00 AMIt May Be Hard, but Find What You Need to Give Thanks To
Bad Astronomy
Nov. 23 2016 12:03 PMTrump’s Plan to Eliminate NASA Climate Research Is Ill-Informed and Dangerous
Science
Nov. 22 2016 6:02 PMStop Saying the Election Was RiggedTrump’s win was always an option, and the theories suggesting otherwise aren’t based on facts.
Bad Astronomy
Nov. 22 2016 8:45 AMNo, There’s No “Huge Blue Globe” in Front of the Sun
Bad Astronomy
Nov. 19 2016 9:00 AMThis Is NOT the Milky Way. Except It Is.
Climate Desk
Nov. 18 2016 10:04 AMTrump’s Climate-Denying EPA Pick Also Thinks Pesticides Are HarmlessAgain, Myron Ebell demonstrates a complete inability to weight the evidence.

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