The Two Most Creative or Destructive Words in Any Language


These two little words can bring forth man shining brightly towards a glorious future or dump man into a cesspit of his own waste.

Like Contaminated Water? PA,NY,WV,OH, are States for You!

Frack Protest

With water pollution, toxic waste and earthquakes as by- products of fracking, should we not concentrate on renewable and clean energy?

Are You Ready for the Brood? (Video)


They’re loud, they’re proud, and they’re seventeen years in the making.

Open Thread: Can You Name More Than Two Modern Astronauts, Painters, Inventors, or Scientists?


Do we value celebrities and playboys more than poets, scientists, and inventors?

Explore the 100,000 Stars Closest to Us with This Awesome Interactive Site (Link)


100,000 Stars gives users a chance to explore through the stellar neighborhood in one beautiful and interactive site.

The Science of Love


Why has it taken us so long to learn so little about how and why we have sex?

Is Your Beard Robbing You of Smooches? [Sponsored]

Are We Killing the Kiss? Gillette

Gillette produced the above documentary to find out for sure. Did you know that nearly 1 in 3 women have avoided kissing a guy because he had facial hair?

DreamWorks Co-founder Creates Medical School Scholarship Fund

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Kathryn DeHoyos explains how one philanthropist is making dreams come true, 33 med students at a time.

The Double Helix of James Watson


“Imagine if I, as a child, had accepted my supposed inferior intelligence as truth.” A scientist speaks out on racism and its effects.

Learning From Mars


What does landing a rover on Mars have to do with business? Everything, says Ken Goldstein.

What If We Celebrated Science Like the Olympics?


What NASA does every day is like a perfect balance beam act, performed every day, in space. Why don’t we celebrate these feats with the enthusiasm we reserve for Olympic athletes?

Science: Researchers Guide Lightning With Lasers [@akilshohen]

Taking a page from the Ororo Monroe playbook, we take one step closer to controlling the weather.

Science: New Technology Translates Thoughts Into Speech [#future]

The future is coming, ready or not. Your brain will soon be just another fancy hard drive …

Science: Solar Paint Makes Another Step Towards Harnessing The Sun

Quantum dots are all the rage, and maybe they could be applied in an even coat with a brush from Home Depot.

Technology: Machine Mind Meld Is Closer Than You Think, According To IBM [@ibmresearch]

IBM’s got some bold predictions for the next five years, and we take a look at what they’ve got on their digital mind.

Science: International Team of Scientists Plan Herds of Woolly Mammoths By 2017

Jurassic cloning is so “a few years ago,” everybody’s all abuzz about getting Pleistocene with it …