Who Owns Science, Anyway?
September 5, 2018
Journal editors are freaking out over the rise of Open Science initiatives, worried their reign over the perception of science is doomed.
To Improve Credibility, Science Must Get Out of Politics
September 1, 2018
Big Science journals need to either balance their coverage of political issues or drop them altogether to avoid losing half their audience.
Richter Scaling: Is Funding for Astrobiology and SETI Justified?
August 7, 2018
Should the government fleece taxpayers again for a project with almost zero chance for success? Consider two "Richter scales" that should inform hopes.
Abusing Science: Leftists Push PC Agendas with Scientism
July 29, 2018
Nothing in science says women should abort their babies or humans should deny their genes. But if it's PC, media will use fake science to promote it.
Conservatives Feel More Purposeful Lives
July 22, 2018
Are liberals floundering in uncertainty over the meaning of life? A new study indicates that more conservatives have a sense of purpose than liberals.
Darwinism Breeds Bigotry, Arrogance, and Hate
July 21, 2018
How to start a mud volcano: say something that hints at some disagreement with Darwinian evolution.
Mars Is Losing Its Atmosphere Fast
July 20, 2018
Measurements of Martian atmospheric loss rates imply incredible changes over the assumed billions of years of Mars' history.
Big Science Tracks Political Correctness
July 8, 2018
So much for objectivity. Take any social cause that is politically correct, and you can count on Big Science to endorse it, and to condemn the Christian or conservative view.
Freaks of Evolution Exposed
May 28, 2018
A science writer calls some weird animals freaks of evolution, but there's a double meaning in that phrase begging to be unpacked.
NASA Resurrects SETI
May 11, 2018
SETI has had no success since the 1950s. It lost government funding in 1993. It still has had no success. Why is the government throwing tax dollars at it again?
Amber Fossils Do Not Accurately Record Animal Diversity
May 9, 2018
A survey of arthropods trapped in tree sap shows that the unlucky ones do not represent an accurate cross section of the community.
Snowball Earth Theory Not Set in Stone
May 7, 2018
Give an idea a name, and it can assume a reality in the imagination, even if there’s no evidence for it. Tae Hamm, writing for Glacier Hub, asks, “Was the Earth ever frozen solid?” Hamm, a student in climate science at Columbia University, reveals that a popular theory for the early earth before the explosion […]
Did the French Revolution Evolve by Natural Selection?
April 26, 2018
Evolutionists are off the rails, applying Darwinian theory to matters of the mind and intellectual history.
More Cool Cell Tricks Discovered
April 24, 2018
Watching molecular machines at work in living cells should be as fascinating as watching a city through a magnifying glass.
Big Science Agonizes Over Tarnished Image
April 8, 2018
Most individual scientists do honorable work, but Big Science cannot sustain its public image of reliability any longer. Things must change.