The planet will probably be fine (after some catastrophes, maybe without humans).
Why did Jeff Sessions pull the plug on an initiative to make criminal forensics more scientific?
False dichotomies and unjustified assumptions lead to errors in medical research.
When partisans squabble over science, the devil is always in the details.
Behavioral and computer scientists are working together to combat the spread of bogus stories.
A heated debate sheds light on how scientists see their role in society.
NEW YORK – No event is free of controversy these days — not even the discovery of seven habitable planets that hit the news late last month. For...
Those newly discovered “habitable” planets? You really, really don’t want to inhabit them.
NEW YORK – From pizza-parlor pedophilia rings to Shariah law in Florida, viral fake news stories often seem propelled by their own...