Nature Values Independent Science Journalism

March 17, 2017 in EducationMediaPhilosophy of SciencePolitics and Ethics

Are independent science reporters less credible than the big players? Given Big Media’s awful track record, the journal editors welcome alternatives.

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Big Science Sullies Its Reputation

March 4, 2017 in Bible and TheologyDarwin and EvolutionDumb IdeasEducationMediaMind and BrainPhilosophy of SciencePolitics and Ethics

The public will lose confidence in science if its institutions continue to side with the political left.

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Big Science Losing Public Trust

February 25, 2017 in Bible and TheologyDarwin and EvolutionEducationIntelligent DesignMediaMind and BrainPhilosophy of SciencePolitics and Ethics

Scientists themselves are warning that the scientific community has lost a great deal of public trust, and for good reasons.

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Questioning the Sanity of Big Science and Big Media

February 18, 2017 in Bible and TheologyDarwin and EvolutionDumb IdeasEducationIntelligent DesignMediaMind and BrainOrigin of LifePhilosophy of SciencePhysicsPolitics and EthicsSolar System

Scientists arrogate to themselves the authority to diagnose insanity, but they and their friends in the mainstream media believe some pretty nutty things.

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Language Strangles Scientific Ideals

January 27, 2017 in Bible and TheologyDarwin and EvolutionEducationIntelligent DesignMediaMind and BrainPhilosophy of SciencePolitics and Ethics

Big Science doesn’t have a public relations problem. It has a propaganda problem.

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Cracks in the Climate Consensus?

January 18, 2017 in Cell BiologyEducationFossilsGeologyMediaPhilosophy of SciencePhysicsPolitics and Ethics

It’s still dangerous to challenge Big Science about climate change. In the new political climate, a growing number of voices are willing to take the risk.

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Big Science Blind to Its Political Bias

December 27, 2016 in Bible and TheologyDarwin and EvolutionDumb IdeasEducationIntelligent DesignMediaMind and BrainPhilosophy of SciencePolitics and Ethics

More evidence that institutional scientists, journal editors and reporters live in an echo chamber that betrays their ideals of unbiased knowledge generation.

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Big Science Blind to Its Bias

December 23, 2016 in Darwin and EvolutionDumb IdeasEducationMediaPhilosophy of SciencePolitics and Ethics

Some scientists, science reporters and journal editors could use a trip to reform school for treatment of delusions of grandeur.

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The Climate Is Not Clear for Change

September 19, 2016 in Dumb IdeasEducationGeologyMediaMind and BrainPhilosophy of SciencePhysicsPolitics and Ethics

Whenever you hear “all scientists agree,” watch out. Groupthink may be at work.

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Big Science Joins US Democrat Party Campaign

August 7, 2016 in Darwin and EvolutionDumb IdeasEducationMediaPhilosophy of SciencePolitics and Ethics

Science journals and reporters—even those outside the US—position themselves to defeat Trump and elect Clinton to promote their leftist causes.

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Big Science Succumbs to Political Correctness

July 31, 2016 in Bible and TheologyDumb IdeasMediaPhilosophy of SciencePolitics and Ethics

Is science immune from cultural trends? In theory, hopefully; in practice, often not.

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Science Is Biased

May 29, 2016 in Bible and TheologyDarwin and EvolutionEarly ManEducationHuman BodyIntelligent DesignMediaMind and BrainPhilosophy of SciencePolitics and Ethics

They admit it; you can’t get rid of bias in science. Big Science has too many problems of its own to dictate ethics to others.

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