Psychic Sylvia Browne said Amanda Berry, one of the women held captive for a decade in Cleveland, was dead. As a result, there have been calls for her to stop offering her “services” to families and police agencies. It brings … Read More
With the appointment of Lamar Smith, a global warming denier, to the House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology it’s more than apparent that government antiscience is on the rise. I keep trying to remind myself this is the nation … Read More
#236 Say No To Science | Adventures of the Insider Box.
The original Errol Morris documentary ‘Brief History of Time’ from 1991 covered Stephen Hawking and his book introducing our current understanding of the universe to non-scientists. It’s now available to watch for free and you shouldn’t miss it.
A quick glance at the ingredient label of most pre-packaged foods is enough to tell you they’re far from anything remotely good for you. Yet for the most part people find them tasty and find it hard to say “when”, … Read More
Wayne Hale, who works for NASA, writes How We Nearly Lost Discovery. What you probably don’t know is that a side note in a final briefing before Discovery’s flight pointed out that the large chunk of foam that brought down … Read More
The more we explore Mars, the more we discover that it’s not as dead and featureless as previously assumed. Take for instance those spidery black things that have been seen on hi-res photos.
The live stream is here. [Update 8/6/2012] It landed successfully! Initial images here.