Once Again, a Darwin Day Resolution Has Been Filed in the House of Representatives

Yesterday, Rep. Jim Himes (D-CT) introduced a resolution recognizing February 12, 2017 as “Darwin Day.”


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Donald Trump Appoints Anti-Vaxxer Robert F. Kennedy Jr. to Head “Vaccine Safety” Commission

Of all the bad things I thought would happen during a Donald Trump presidency, I have to admit I didn’t even think something like this was on the radar.


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Donald Trump Will Meet Today With Notorious Vaccine Denier Robert F. Kennedy Jr.

Donald Trump will be meeting today with Robert F. Kennedy Jr., an anti-science advocate who falsely claims there’s a link between vaccines and autism. Given Trump’s own anti-vaxxer beliefs, it’s a troubling sign that Kennedy could have some influence on public policy.


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The Governor of Massachusetts Should Veto a Bill Legitimizing Pseudoscience

Should the state of Massachusetts give a seal of approval to witch doctors who claim that the eye of a newt can cure cancer? How about lending credibility to homeopaths who say that diluted sugar water can heal your strep throat? What’s actually happening isn’t much different.


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Cleveland Clinic Doctor Roundly Criticized After Writing Essay Questioning Vaccine Safety

On Friday, a doctor at the Cleveland Clinic Wellness Institute posted an op-ed questioning the efficacy of vaccinations. It led to a barrage of criticism from doctors who actually know what they’re talking about.


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