Category: Science

More and More Evidence Points to existence of mysterious Planet 9

Ed Lynn- October 18, 2017

Key Facts: Undiscovered planet might exist in our solar system. Planet would exist in far reaches of the solar system. Scientists theorize planet could be ... Read More

An interview with ‘America’s favorite scientist’ Bill Nye, who says ‘Respect the science!’

Ed Lynn- March 14, 2017

AUSTIN, Texas - For a generation of school kids, Bill Nye is zany and fun-loving, "America's favorite scientist.'' A mostly flattering new documentary about the ... Read More

Science Under Assault: Scientists Mobilize to Run For Office

Deborah Montesano- January 25, 2017

That science is under assault by Republicans and the Trump administration is clear. One of the unintended consequences of the GOP's hostility is that scientists are mobilizing ... Read More

Who Owns Space? US Asteroid-Mining Act Is Dangerous And Potentially Illegal

Editor SCD- November 29, 2015

Who Owns Space? US Asteroid-Mining Act Is Dangerous And Potentially Illegal . US space firms would have the right to sell natural resources they mine ... Read More

Silicon Valley Is Working to Replace Mothers

Editor SCD- November 11, 2015

We’re inventing the post-Mom economy, which—not to insult mothers or anything—should make us all happier and richer and finally bring us the leisurely future we ... Read More

Jim Webb Is A Republican When It Comes To Climate Change

Editor SCD- October 14, 2015

Not a lot of people had heard of former Sen. Jim Webb before Tuesday night's Democratic presidential debate, but based on his response to a ... Read More

Ancient Beer Recipes Lead to Modern Health Remedies

Editor SCD- September 26, 2015

While today beer is mostly thought of as a fun and savory drink that makes us social, talkative and happy, it might also be much ... Read More

China Must Focus On ‘Climate Security,’ Scientist Says

Ed Lynn- March 23, 2015

Climate change by the close of this century could lower agricultural output, increase droughts and threaten major infrastructure projects in China, the country’s top weather ... Read More

Progress and Controversy Arrive With New Rules for Fracking on Public Lands

Ed Lynn- March 20, 2015

by Abrahm Lustgarten The new rules announced Friday by the Obama administration governing how energy companies frack for oil and gas on federal lands managed ... Read More

The High Tech Farms That Will Feed And Fuel The Future

Ed Lynn- March 18, 2015

Farmers of the future will utilize drones, robots and GPS Alex Thomasson, Texas A&M University Today’s agriculture has transformed into a high-tech enterprise that most ... Read More