Andrew Pontzen, Fabio Governato/Wikimedia Commons., CC BY

Curious Kids: if the universe is like a giant brain, then where’s its body?

Curious Kids: if the universe is like a giant brain, then where’s its body? Andrew Pontzen, Fabio Governato/Wikimedia Commons., CC BY Maya Horton, University of…

View More Curious Kids: if the universe is like a giant brain, then where’s its body?

The first March for Science, April 22, 2017, Washington DC. Molly Adams, CC BY

I’m an expat US scientist – and I’m returning to Trump’s America to stand up for science

I’m an expat US scientist – and I’m returning to Trump’s America to stand up for science The first March for Science, April 22, 2017,…

View More I’m an expat US scientist – and I’m returning to Trump’s America to stand up for science

Looking up in the main chamber at SNOLAB’s facility in the Vale Creighton nickel mine in Sudbury, Ont., a giant spherical neutrino sensor array the size of a 10 storey building is used to detect subatomic particles that pass through the earth. (Handout)

How scientists unlock secrets of the universe from deep underground

How scientists unlock secrets of the universe from deep underground Looking up in the main chamber at SNOLAB’s facility in the Vale Creighton nickel mine…

View More How scientists unlock secrets of the universe from deep underground

Cmdr. Michael Burnham (Sonequa Martin-Green) goes on a scientifically implausible spacewalk in Star Trek: Discovery. (Handout)

Astronomer explains how Star Trek: Discovery warps science

Astronomer explains how Star Trek: Discovery warps science Cmdr. Michael Burnham (Sonequa Martin-Green) goes on a scientifically implausible spacewalk in Star Trek: Discovery. (Handout) Bryan…

View More Astronomer explains how Star Trek: Discovery warps science

The solar eclipse is reflected on the sunglasses of a man in Nicosia, Cyprus, Friday, March 20, 2015. An eclipse is darkening parts of Europe on Friday in a rare solar event that won't be repeated for more than a decade. (AP Photo/Petros Karadjias)

Eclipse of reason: Why do people disbelieve scientists?

Eclipse of reason: Why do people disbelieve scientists? People reject science such as that about climate change and vaccines, but readily believe scientists about solar…

View More Eclipse of reason: Why do people disbelieve scientists?

Kjordand

Time travel: a conversation between a scientist and a literature professor

Time travel: a conversation between a scientist and a literature professor andrey_l / Shutterstock.com Richard Bower, Durham University and Simon John James, Durham University Literature…

View More Time travel: a conversation between a scientist and a literature professor