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Solid science education is the best inoculation against ignorance.
by belinda ridgewood
Comment Count 25 comments on Sun May 03, 2015 at 07:00 AM PDT with 18 Recommends
Chalk this one up for some "good news" in the overwhelming task of slowing-down and reversing, the anticipated "worse effects" of Climate Change. Recent data show that the accelerated release of ...
by jamess
Comment Count 15 comments on Sun Apr 19, 2015 at 09:09 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
Nature Geoscience just published a sobering look at likely deglaciation in Western Canada during the 21st century with continued carbon emissions. The research team led by Garry Clarke of the ...
by DWG
Comment Count 19 comments on Thu Apr 09, 2015 at 05:43 AM PDT with 31 Recommends
Solid science education is the best inoculation against ignorance.
by belinda ridgewood
Comment Count 13 comments on Sun Apr 12, 2015 at 07:00 AM PDT with 20 Recommends
Solid science education is the best inoculation against ignorance.
by nervousnellie
Comment Count 12 comments on Sun Apr 05, 2015 at 07:00 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
Hello, I'm just throwing a question out to the DailyKos community cause I'd really like to get some more perspectives. A friend of mine told me in a discussion that "Quantum mechanics is perfectly ...
by Tausendberg
Comment Count 132 comments on Thu Mar 19, 2015 at 08:37 PM PDT with 25 Recommends
Solid science education is the best inoculation against ignorance.
by nervousnellie
Comment Count 25 comments on Sun Mar 15, 2015 at 07:00 AM PDT with 23 Recommends
Netanyahu may have leaked US secrets but it appears I cannot talk about science I have not published, especially if I have an audience. According to my University, fundamental physics and chemistry ...
by infotech
Comment Count 10 comments on Tue Mar 03, 2015 at 02:21 PM PST with 21 Recommends
First Woo-hoo! Were not frying the planet as quickly most Climate Models thought we would. We still have some time, to change our carbon-climbing ways ... we still have time to repay our ...
by jamess
Comment Count 19 comments on Sun Mar 01, 2015 at 11:16 AM PST with 23 Recommends
Or so that's the bottom-line conclusion of what the latest research is telling us, about the relationship between the PDO cycle [ Pacific Decadal Oscillation ], and the global-caching of the Global ...
by jamess
Comment Count 14 comments on Fri Feb 27, 2015 at 06:52 PM PST with 23 Recommends
In 2013 Caltech officials accused physicist Prof. Sandra Troian of misconduct when she named her cat, M. Pucci, as a coauthor on an abstract for an American Physical Society Meeting in 2012. This is ...
by infotech
Comment Count 67 comments on Tue Feb 24, 2015 at 11:35 AM PST with 103 Recommends
How do social problems that have exist for generations suddenly become urgent public matters subject to broad civil debate? How does public consensus suddenly coalesce around an issue that has been ...
by brilyn37
Comment Count 2 comments on Thu Feb 19, 2015 at 09:08 AM PST with 0 Recommends
Solid science education is the best inoculation against ignorance.
by belinda ridgewood
Comment Count 17 comments on Sun Feb 15, 2015 at 07:00 AM PST with 31 Recommends
If you're interested in the energy that powers civilization, whether it's clean, dirty, or something else, you really need to understand the distinction between "power" and "energy". They're not the ...
by RobLewis
Comment Count 9 comments on Tue Feb 03, 2015 at 07:50 AM PST with 5 Recommends
In 2005, Isaac Freund, an Israeli physicist, had this astounding idea. He predicted that, under certain conditions, light could be twisted into the shape of a one-sided mobius strip. In other words,
by Steven D
Comment Count 8 comments on Thu Jan 29, 2015 at 12:37 PM PST with 21 Recommends
Solid science education is the best inoculation against ignorance.
by nervousnellie
Comment Count 39 comments on Sun Jan 18, 2015 at 07:00 AM PST with 28 Recommends
Solid science education is the best inoculation against ignorance.
by belinda ridgewood
Comment Count 18 comments on Sun Jan 11, 2015 at 07:00 AM PST with 27 Recommends
Solid science education is the best inoculation against ignorance.
by nervousnellie
Comment Count 15 comments on Sun Jan 04, 2015 at 07:00 AM PST with 24 Recommends
Solid science education is the best inoculation against ignorance.
by belinda ridgewood
Comment Count 15 comments on Sun Dec 21, 2014 at 07:00 AM PST with 25 Recommends
A proton, an electron, and a neutron walk into a bar. The neutron says: "How much for a beer?" The bartender says: "For you, no charge." **rimshot**
by Timaeus
Comment Count 16 comments on Mon Dec 01, 2014 at 04:13 PM PST with 18 Recommends