Posts filed under “Science”

97% Consensus (File Under Stuff You Should Know By Now)

Source: Skeptical Science

Category: Science

Significant Climate Anomalies June 2014

Click for the ginormous version. Source: NOAA

Category: Science

Apollo 11 Retrospective: ‘One We Intend To Win’

Source: Space

Category: Science, Technology, Travel

Which disease is most likely to kill you across the planet?

Source: Salon

Category: Science

Source: Climate Desk

Category: Science

Source: World Economic Forum

Category: Science, Technology

How Brain Electro-stim Improves Cognitive Functions

From Radiolab:

9-Volt Nirvana

Category: Science, Video

El Niño and Rainfall

Source: Know More   From meteorologist Paul Douglas: According to scientists at NOAA and NASA May was the warmest on record, worldwide. It was the 351st month in a row of global temperatures warmer than the 20th century average. Measurements of global temperatures are consistently rising, especially over the last half century. As the World…Read More

Category: Science

Inaction on climate change

Source: World Economic Forum

Category: Politics, Science

The Values of Science

Robert Krulwich’s commencement speech at California Institute of Technology gets at the heart of what Radiolab does.

From RadioLab

Category: Philosophy, Science, Video, Weekend