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Fox's top legal expert is in hot water for saying what must never be said.
Is this derealization-depersonalization disorder? Also, the ethics of sociological experimentation
There's a strong correlation, but the evidence is still circumstantial.
Just because they wear black and call themselves anarchists doesn't mean they're really anarchists.
The job of academic scientists is to bring in government money for the university.
We aren't just in a political battle. We're in a struggle to decide who gets to determine what is true.
A remarkable paper provides strong evidence that global warming is not caused by carbon dioxide, but by chlorofluorocarbons.
Pretending something doesn't exist doesn't make it go away. Or does it?
Darwin's theory of natural selection has mutated almost beyond recognition.
Lightning produces gamma rays and antimatter. Some researchers may have even detected neutrons.
Manned submarines can only dive to two or three times their own length.
We must become more analytical in detecting and refuting hidden assumptions in the debate.
An exciting new treatment involves electrical stimulation instead of L-DOPA.
Solanezumab's failure hasn't eliminated beta amyloid as a potential cause of Alzheimer's disease.
Vascular dementia is the loss of mental faculties caused by a problem in the blood vessels in the brain.
It's still important to understand what is and is not factual about the climate.
Tinnitus: Causes and Treatment
Recent research suggests that tinnitus is easier to cure when treatment is given early. In this article, I will discuss what is known about tinnitus and what tinnitus sufferers can do about their affliction.
Seven incredibly boring facts about bismuth you will probably believe!
The claim that there are no stars in the moon landing images is examined.
Photography at short UV wavelengths (200-300 nm) opens up a new universe.
It's not difficult to modify a digital SLR camera to take pictures in the near-infrared.
You don't need a lot of equipment to take spectacular pictures of the stars.
Firefly biology and tips on photographing fireflies. Movie of fireflies flashing in synchrony.
Design and plans for a compact spectrograph suitable for astronomy.
The inability of our most advanced radar
to track Santa is no accident.
Bruce Nostradamus is not as famous as his older brother, partly because
his quatrains were not very good.