Why Are the Bees Dying? A Beautifully Illustrated Video Shows How It Is Parasites, Poison and Humans

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The honey bee is much more important than you might think. In fact, our human society is founded upon their importance. And the scary part is – they might not be around for much longer.

Why Exploring Outer Space is So Important

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Who are we? Why are we here? Where did we come from? And if we are here, who else is here; and who else is out there?

Scientist Puts Love Life Out on a Limb


…Or did he put his love limb out of life?

Workaholism isn’t a Valid Requirement for Advancing in Science


Despite macho career advice, it’s time for scientists – and everyone else – to understand that the point is to work smarter, not longer and to strive for a realistic and livable work/life balance.

Dude, You Look Like You Pulled an All Nighter


Did you have a night of no sleep? Here’s how to recover using Science.

How to Maintain a Happy Workforce: An Interview with TINYpulse


Matthew Rozsa’s interview with the CEO of TINYpulse, a company that is revolutionizing how employers and employees interact with each other.

How We Talk About Mental Health is Wrong


“Oh, my friend used to have problems with anxiety, but then she started going to yoga classes. Totally fixed it!”

How We Misinform Our Kids About Sex


Ignorance is NOT bliss!

Why I Would Never Circumcise My Son


As a feminist, I believe in consent and autonomy for all bodies — not just women’s bodies.

Human Experiments: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly


Research involving human subjects is littered with a history of scandal that often shapes people’s views of the ethics of research.

Compulsory Science and Maths is Great but There’s More to be Done

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We need to start teaching maths and science as early as possible to get the most benefit.

4 Amazing Ways Loving Your Partner Actually Changes You


Are you better? Or worse? Science explains.

5 Simple, Science-Based Strategies to Make You Incredibly Productive


Josh Davis shares advice on how to keep the body and mind healthy during work.

Because You Always Wanted to Know: Here’s What Happens When You Pour Molten Aluminum Into a Watermelon

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The Backyard Scientist pours molten aluminum into a hole in a watermelon and discovers the place where science meets art.

How Science Has Failed Us in Relationships

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When it comes to relationships, the scientific method is a bust. Quentin Hafner has an alternative.