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We may be heading toward a new food economy that’s more competitive and innovative.
GMO Scientists Could Save the World From Hunger, If We Let Them
The gene-editing CRISPR technology will create crops that can feed us all.
Science Writer Throwdown: Fear and Loathing of Physics
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If you want to see every shopworn criticism of New Atheism rolled up into one splenetic article, then it's this one (in Salon, of course): "
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Big and Weird: The Architectural Genius of Bjarke Ingels and Thomas Heat...
The next Googleplex goes way beyond free snacks and massages. It’s a future-proof microclimate
Asteroid-Mining Company to Deploy 1st Satellite This Summer
Planetary Resources' Arkyd-3R probe currently sits aboard the International Space Station and is scheduled to be deployed into orbit sometim
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Quantizing gravity is an important goal of contemporary physics, but after decades of effort it's proven to be an extremely tough nut to cra
100,000 Clean Energy Jobs In Illinois According To Survey
We recently reported about the number of new jobs that could be created by proposed renewable energy legislation in Illinois, but this lates
For Believers, Talking to Atheists Is Like Confronting Death | Big Think
Psychologists think there's another reason behind the scorn atheists face, and it's fear. Atheists make some people confront the idea there