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Dishonesty Undermines Trust in Big Science

Before they can tell the public what is true about the world, scientists had better get a handle on honesty. You can trust a scientist – to be fallible. Science is not entirely ‘out there’ in the world. Its findings are always mediated through fallible humans. And lately, there has been a flurry of concerns […]

How to Nudge an Elitist

Smug elitists think they have a corner on truth and should tell the rest of us how to behave. They've given us the tools to push back.

Stem Cell Headlines

Here's a list of news reports about stem cells for those interested in either health or bioethics.

Big Science Losing Public Trust

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

Reactions to a whistleblower's statements raise the possibility that the climate-science consensus is largely political, not empirical.

Language Strangles Scientific Ideals

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

Big Science Leans Pro-Death

Is there any logical or empirical reason why science journals and secular reporters should always take the pro-abortion position?

Science Has to Borrow a Moral Compass

Observing facts is not enough to determine whether something is good or evil.

Nature Penitent Over Political Bias

The editors of Nature confess to living in a liberal echo chamber, out of touch with most Americans, too quick to judge conservatives.

Why You Can't Evolve Reason and Morality

Materialists and Darwinians never seem to get it; you can't get here from there. Here's another failed attempt.

Today's Science Hates Faith

There are individual scientists who believe in God, but their institutions ridicule any and all forms of "faith."

Violence Is Natural, Darwinians Say

The implications of saying violence is a product of natural selection are disturbing.

Shameless Bias in Presidential Science

Why do "science" news sites go after the Republican candidate only? This is another arena Donald Trump could show is rigged.

Reality Beats PC

The real world fights back against misconceptions about the pursuit of life, liberty, and the pursuit of political correctness.

Scientism, Heal Thyself

The scientific establishment that sees itself as the paragon of rationality needs take an honest look at its human frailties.
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