Watch This Scientist Brilliantly Explain CRISPR to Everyone from a Child to a Ph.D.

It’s fascinating to watch this biologist maneuver between them all, explaining CRISPR to people of all ages and levels of understanding.


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RI State Rep. Who Called Teen Atheist “Evil Little Thing” Indicted for Embezzlement

Former Rhode Island State Rep. Peter Palumbo was charged with “one count of embezzlement, one count of unlawful appropriation over $1,000, and one count of personal use of campaign funds.”


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The “Conceptual Penis” Prank Pulled By Skeptics Shouldn’t Be Taken Seriously

Just because a paper passes peer review doesn’t mean it’s any good, and just because it mocks gender studies doesn’t mean the entire subject is worthless.


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Gunmen Kill 26 Christians, Including Kids, In Egyptian Bus Attack

While no group has claimed responsibility for the killings, the militants attacked the bus days after ISIS claimed responsibility for the deadly suicide bombing at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester… and months after Donald Trump promised he would have a plan to completely “destroy” ISIS in 30 days.


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Manchester Mayor Claims Mass Murderer Salman Abedi “Was a Terrorist, Not a Muslim”

Mayor Andy Burnham’s comment was enough to send honest people — a group in which he can no longer claim membership — into spasms of disbelief.


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