Many are dreaming of a White Christmas. Here’s why you should thank astrophysics if you get one.
Some vaccines contain mercury. Some meteorites contain amino acids. But it’s in the details where things get interesting.
What does truth have to do with science?
It can be useful to speculate about scientific models, but it’s important not to take those speculations too seriously.
News sites need to understand that science journalism can be more than pay per view.
Scientists are skeptical of speculative science not because we are dogmatic, but because we’re looking for Narnia.
How much is the Earth tilted? I don’t care. And neither should you.
There are mountains on Pluto. Rugged mountains beneath a hazy sky that is both familiar and strange. Before humans walked upon the Earth, Pluto’s mountains watched over a frozen plain. Waiting to be seen.
I usually just ignore these emails, but I think I’ll start responding. I’d be happy to, for $250 an hour. Paid in advance.