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Why Tolerance Is Impossible

Love is good, but tolerance is impossible. Why? Because the very idea is self-refuting.

Evolution Teacher Promotes Gentler Way to Propagandize Students

Flummoxed by stable numbers of students not accepting Darwin, a teacher tries a gentler nudge.

Mencken’s Law at Work in Science

The intuitive solution to a problem can be actually more harmful than the problem itself.

Scientists Pressured to Go PC on Gender

Secular scientists face a dilemma: say what is politically correct, or state the biological facts about human sexual differences.

Language Strangles Scientific Ideals

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

How Rocks Can Look Older Than They Are

Researchers find that the most common dating method can produce "spuriously old" dates.

Does Science Need Diversity Training?

One would think science would be concerned with facts, not with what special interest group searches for them.

Scientists as Sex Counselors

To what extent should scientists presume to offer advice about sexual matters?
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