Shaquille O’Neal Thinks The Earth Is Flat

Shaq provides a sad example of scientific illiteracy. [Read more…]


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Texas Bill Would Allow Science Instructors Teach Alternative Theories To Climate Change, Evolution, And Cloning

This bill would allow instructors to make up facts that fit their ideology. [Read more…]


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Trump’s Proposed Budget Will Boost Military Spending And Slash Science & Climate Protection Funding

The last thing our country needs is to cut science funding to make more bombs. [Read more…]


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This Video Shows You How To Quickly Fact Check If A Website Is Fake News

If more people took a moment to do this, we all would be better off. [Read more…]


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Advocating For Diversity Is Not Political

The March for Science will be taking place on April 22 to advocate for science, research, and evidence-based policies. This is a response to the current administration that doesn’t seem to value evidence very much.  Mobilizing and organizing to fight for scientific progress seems like a good idea for anyone who cares about science, but a few [Read More…]


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Trump Administration Lifts Ban On Scientific Outreach

It appears the strong public outcry made an impact. [Read more…]


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Trump Plans to Ban the EPA from Funding Science

If it wasn’t bad enough that Trump is censoring the EPA for speaking to the public, he now wants to ban their ability to fund scientific research. Additionally, Trump wants to “overhaul” its use of science from outside groups. This information came from a report published in Axios. Here is an excerpt of the new plan leaked [Read More…]


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A Bad Example of Trying to Explain Climate Change to Deniers

This video titled “Tucker Carlson DESTROYS Liberal Cal State Professor 1/4/17” popped up in my suggested videos on YouTube and because I wanted to procrastinate some more, I clicked on it. I was thinking the person who titled the video probably had a strong conservative bias, but maybe the liberal actually did look really bad. [Read More…]


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The Weather Channel Calls Out Breitbart News For Spreading Climate Change Hoax

I never thought I would see The Weather Channel get into a debate with Breitbart News, but this last election season has shown that anything is possible. The Weather Channel was unhappy that Breitbart posted an article using one of their videos to mislead Americans about climate change. Note to @BreitbartNews: Earth Is Not Cooling, Climate Change [Read More…]


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Study finds that belief in miracles is associated with poorer health outcomes

There is a great deal of scientific literature that analyzes how religious belief impacts physical and mental health. Religiosity has been documented as having both positive and negative effects on people’s health, depending on exactly what they believe. For example, belief in God can reduce anxiety, but not if you think God is punishing you. A new study [Read More…]


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