We’re Safe from an A.I. Takeover
February 14, 2023
Don’t worry. AI is a very long way from replacing humans. It cannot yet do even simple rocket-science projections.
Science Mismeasures Itself
July 17, 2021
Blundering along, Big Science creates perverse incentives and ignores its biases while awarding itself happy face stickers.
Big Science Endorses Storytelling
June 16, 2020
Big Science turns to Hollywood for help entertaining people with science narratives. It may be OK at times, but facts must take priority.
Interpretation Must Not Outrun Evidence
September 20, 2019
Here's a funny story about scientific interpretation of evidence.
Scientific Data Does Not Interpret Itself
September 14, 2019
Here's a funny story about why data must always be interpreted by humans, who are often fallible.
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.