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You might be surprised how many adults there are across the Nation "who think global warming is happening?" (63%) Even the State with the lowest score to that Question (WV), had a Majority of 54% --
by jamess
Comment Count 23 comments on Fri Apr 17, 2015 at 07:29 PM PDT with 40 Recommends
Some thoughts on Yves Smiths How the Discharged Ebola Patient Demonstrates the Danger of Corporatized Medicine This week Thomas Eric Duncan, the first person diagnosed with Ebola in the United ...
by Wolf10
Comment Count 8 comments on Fri Oct 10, 2014 at 12:54 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
We often find PRI's (Public Radio International) Science Friday ®, with host Ira Flatow right there. Making sense of it all. This last Friday, Ira had a thought-provoking segment -- discussing ...
by jamess
Comment Count 21 comments on Sun May 25, 2014 at 08:07 PM PDT with 23 Recommends
So I am listening to Science Friday on NPR , just about my favorite public radio show. They're doing a roundtable on ...
by webranding
Comment Count 24 comments on Fri Feb 15, 2008 at 11:42 AM PST with 9 Recommends
Untreated cavities, dental care prices up up up . Mexican dental tourism .
by skids
Comment Count 24 comments on Fri Oct 12, 2007 at 05:38 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
This week saw the death of a superstar in the area of cognition research, Alex . Alex was an Afican Grey Parrot, and if ...
by Mark Sumner
Comment Count 76 comments on Fri Sep 14, 2007 at 05:26 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
Science Friday, now brought to you with the power of Procrastinatex! (at least it's here before it becomes Saturday) All too often, stories of the environment are presented as corporations versus ...
by Mark Sumner
Comment Count 140 comments on Fri Jul 20, 2007 at 08:39 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
The first time I saw one of these fish I was ...
by Mark H
Comment Count 33 comments on Fri May 18, 2007 at 12:16 PM PDT with 32 Recommends
Sponges are the simplest forms of ...
by Mark H
Comment Count 40 comments on Fri May 11, 2007 at 04:34 PM PDT with 42 Recommends
Preserving the continued existence of a ...
by Mark H
Comment Count 24 comments on Fri May 04, 2007 at 03:46 PM PDT with 35 Recommends
The sea star is an unlikely candidate for ...
by Mark H
Comment Count 37 comments on Fri Apr 27, 2007 at 06:32 PM PDT with 25 Recommends
Earlier this week it was announced that a solar system containing small planets around ...
by alefnot
Comment Count 77 comments on Fri Apr 27, 2007 at 10:03 AM PDT with 12 Recommends
The study of scales is called ...
by Mark H
Comment Count 38 comments on Fri Apr 13, 2007 at 04:11 PM PDT with 30 Recommends
The photo above, as most of you know, is of ...
by Mark H
Comment Count 17 comments on Fri Apr 06, 2007 at 04:35 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
Throughout the course of human evolution ...
by Mark H
Comment Count 22 comments on Sat Mar 31, 2007 at 11:09 PM PDT with 32 Recommends
As a kid I had the hardest time ...
by Mark H
Comment Count 17 comments on Fri Mar 30, 2007 at 03:59 PM PDT with 19 Recommends
The octopus is an extraordinary animal in ...
by Mark H
Comment Count 35 comments on Fri Mar 16, 2007 at 01:22 PM PDT with 24 Recommends
Before we get to the bears, let's look at snow.
by Mark H
Comment Count 27 comments on Fri Mar 09, 2007 at 01:37 PM PST with 38 Recommends
Welcome to Fins 101. There are five kinds ...
by Mark H
Comment Count 17 comments on Fri Mar 02, 2007 at 03:18 PM PST with 21 Recommends
Plato, searching for a succinct definition, once deemed man the only "featherless biped." On hearing this, Diogenes promptly presented his fellow philosopher with a plucked chicken. It's funny to ...
by Mark Sumner
Comment Count 353 comments on Fri Feb 23, 2007 at 02:26 PM PST with 0 Recommends