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Five shots against global warming denialism | Bad Astronomy | Discover M...
Antiscience | climate change | It's a truism that whenever I write about the solid fact that the Earth is warming up, that post will get com
Wait just a (leap) second | Bad Astronomy | Discover Magazine
Cool stuff | atomic clock | This summer will be a little bit longer than usual. A tiny little bit: one second, to be precise. The world's of
Use Your iPhone's Headset to Take Pictures From Afar
If you want a super-steady shot from your iPhone's camera—or want to take a picture of yourself from a tripod—you can actually use the volum
On the birthday of Carl Sagan | Bad Astronomy | Discover Magazine
Piece of mind | Carl Sagan | If Carl Sagan were still alive, he'd be 77 years old today. Perhaps he wouldn't have been overly concerned with
A public letter to the US Government upon the passing of NDAA | Bad Astr...
Piece of mind | Congress | The United States House of Representatives and the Senate both passed the National Defense Authorization Act (NDA
"Well science can't explain that..." Game on! - Think Atheist
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Skeptics group angry at City Hall for hosting ‘dubious’ psychics | ...
They should have seen it coming!
Appel d’urgence à « Merkozy » pour une taxe sur les transactions financi...
Ensemble, appelons la chancelière allemande et le président français à tenir leur promesse. Ils doivent, sans tarder, introduire une taxe su
The Pirate Bay’s Peter Sunde: It’s Evolution, Stupid
When I was 9 years old I got my first computer, an Amiga 500. It was the best computer ever built, with great graphics, amazing sound and se
Just to be clear: asteroid YU55 is no danger to Earth | Bad Astronomy | ...
Antiscience | 2005 YU55 | Tomorrow, November 8, the 400-meter-wide asteroid 2005 YU55 will glide past the Earth, missing us by a very comfor
Nature video: Debating research on avian influenza H5N1 virus
Several panelists from the recent influenza H5N1 dual-use forum at the New York Academy of Sciences spoke with Brendan Maher of Nature News
Worried About the End of the World on Friday? Don’t Be: It's All Nonsense.
Unless you’ve buried your head in the sand—which, to be honest, would be a better use of your time—you’ve heard the world is coming to an en
Gaines, on Brains: Seeing into the future? The neuroscience of déjà vu
Even the most rational of us experience it: you'll be chatting with friends or exploring a place you've never been when suddenly a f