Some of the GOP’s “Alternatives” to Planned Parenthood Don’t Offer Contraception Because Jesus

Republicans routinely say they want to defund Planned Parenthood, but women shouldn’t worry, because the non-abortion services that the group provides can easily be handled by federally qualified health centers (FQHCs). A new investigation shows that some of those alternatives don’t offer a full range of contraceptive services.


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Sen. Bernie Sanders and Bill Nye Are Going to Have a Conversation About Climate Change on Facebook

If the commenters on this site are any indication, this conversation about climate change between Sen. Bernie Sanders and Bill Nye is going to #BreakTheInternet.


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Ken Ham: Atheists Are Insecure, and That’s Why They’re Scared of Creationism in Public Schools

In a bizarre Facebook post yesterday, Creationist Ken Ham argued that atheists were indoctrinating children in the public schools by teaching them proper science.


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Filmmakers Now Have an Easy Way to Get the Science Right in Their Movies

There’s an actual hotline filmmakers can call if they need to verify or correct scientific lines in their scripts. Just to make sure they’re not saying anything potentially embarrassing.


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Chicago’s Field Museum Embraces Facts (and Evolution) in New Ad

It really shouldn’t be surprising to see staffers at a science museum embrace their appreciate for facts and evidence… but this is Donald Trump‘s America, where alternative facts rule the day and science is a four-letter word.


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