Monthly Archives: June 2018

Links 6/17/18

Links for you. Science: Being Black in America Can Be Hazardous to Your Health Half of women in science experience harassment, a sweeping new report finds A Sneaky Theory of Where Language Came From Harassers Aren’t Brilliant Jerks, They’re Bad … Continue reading

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Intersectionality, National Rifle Association Style

The NRA actually tweeted this: Have you ever wondered what happens when witchcraft intersects with gun control? Witch spells are cast onto POTUS and the NRA. When fighting for freedom, the NRA doesn't get involved with witchcraft. We prefer education, … Continue reading

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Links 6/16/18

Links for you. Science: China increasingly challenges American dominance of science Thousands of women will avoid chemo thanks to a study funded by the breast cancer stamp Bacteria Survive in NASA’s Clean Rooms by Eating Cleaning Products Pandemics: spend on … Continue reading

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In Case You Missed It…

…a week of Mad Biologist posts: The Trump Rules Of Dealmaking What The Public Wants NASA To Do The Radical Ideology Of Militant Centrism Could He Be Possibly More Corrupt? D.C. Does Need Another Political Party. But One Of Them … Continue reading

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Links 6/15/18

Links for you. Science: New Immunotherapy Treatment Removes All Tumors In Woman With Advanced Metastatic Breast Cancer Big data little help in megafauna mysteries A photo celebration of scientists at work Ravens Can Hold Grudges for Weeks, Study Finds How … Continue reading

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Remembering Why The Office Of Technology Assessment Was Eliminated

By Republicans, of course. Recent events, such as the Facebook hearing on Capitol Hill, have made it clear that we are governed by those who do not understand technology very well, to put it charitably (boldface mine): A quartet of … Continue reading

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Links 6/14/18

Links for you. Science: Many breast cancer patients can skip chemo, big study finds Is Hong Kong’s HK$2 billion love of the dried seafood fish maw worth endangering a species? What made Guatemala’s Fuego Volcano eruption so deadly? Eerie silence … Continue reading

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