PLOS Pathogens discusses Celldance’s winning video and scientific communication with Meningococcus research and author Dr.Guillaume Duménil Every year, The American Society for Cell Biology (ACSB) provides an avenue for researchers worldwide to enrich their science
A new poll released by the firm Research!America shows that the vast majority of Americans are unable to name a single living scientist. Via Scientific AF, the new poll shows that 81 percent of Americans could not correctly identify a single living scientist when asked by pollsters. Of the 19...
Appeals to what 'economists say' is used to coat liberal policy positions with a veneer of scientific certitude. David Harsanyi writes: "A wave of optimism has swept over American business leaders, and it is beginning to translate into...Show More Summary
“There’s three strategic trends that I see in space.” General Jay Raymond, Commander of Air Force Space Command in Colorado Springs. He recently visited Scientific American to talk about Space Command, which is responsible for space and cyber for the...
(American Academy of Ophthalmology) In his best sellers The Tipping Point, Blink and Outliers, Malcolm Gladwell writes about the unexpected implications of scientific research, urging readers to think different. In an editorial published...Show More Summary
Scientists and the nation's scientific enterprise remain largely invisible to the public, according to national public opinion surveys commissioned by Research!America in 2017. Yet public perception of science is positive with a majority (67%) in agreement that public policies should be based on the best available science.
(Research!America) Scientists and the nation's scientific enterprise remain largely invisible to the public, according to national public opinion surveys commissioned by Research!America in 2017. Yet public perception of science is positive with a majority (67%) in agreement that public policies should be based on the best available science.
American health care is a universe of scientific genius and selfless compassion populated by the most diverse population in the country.
December 28, 2017 Posted by Jay Livingston It’s not manly being green. That’s the finding of two researchers (Aaron Brough and James Wilkie) writing at Scientific American two days ago (here). men may shun eco-friendly behavior because of what it conveys about their masculinity. Show More Summary
A new study says that some men act less eco-friendly than women because they see such behavior as unmanly. I say they’re just plain unintelligent. Research from Scientific American says there may be a different explanation for why women...Show More Summary
Research shows that men are much less likely to engage in environmentally-friendly behavior than women — and it may be because they’re afraid it’ll make them appear less masculine. Scientific American‘s research suggests not that men don’t care about the environment, but...
Authored by Eric Zuesse via The Strategic Culture Foundation, The first time when it became clear to me that I live in a dictatorship was in 2014 when reading, prior to its publication, the landmark (and still the only) scientific empirical...Show More Summary
When the scientific journal Nature published in April an article arguing that a mastodon site in San Diego was more than 130,000 years old, it created a firestorm in the world of American archaeology.
Yesterday was the anniversary of the Wright brothers’ first flight in 1903. Why Is Your First Instinct After Hurting Your Finger to Put It in Your Mouth? The Scientific American Guide to Cheating in the Olympics. How to Have a British...Show More Summary
"They’re saying not to use it in your request for money because it will hurt you. It’s not about censoring what C.D.C. can say to the American public. It’s about a budget strategy to get funded."An unnamed "former federal official" explained...Show More Summary
Understanding Pain Mechanisms is the theme of the American Pain Society's Scientific Summit, www.americanpainsociety.org, March 4-6 at the Disneyland Hotel in Anaheim. The conference brings together leading pain researchers and clinicians...Show More Summary
A nice article in Scientific American by Dana Smith looks at a new study of language development in the Tsimané people of Bolivia: “Parents in a Remote Amazon Village Barely Talk to Their Babies—and the Kids Are Fine”. The researchers...Show More Summary
(American Institute of Biological Sciences) Although human-caused global warming is accepted by leading scientific organization around the world, public opinion about humanity's role fails to keep pace with consensus views. NumerousShow More Summary
(Children's Hospital of Philadelphia) Physician-researchers from the Cardiac Center at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) recently presented new findings on pediatric cardiovascular disease at the American Heart Association's Scientific Sessions 2017 in Anaheim, Calif. Show More Summary
Physician-researchers from the Cardiac Center at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia recently presented new findings on pediatric cardiovascular disease at the American Heart Association's Scientific Sessions 2017 in Anaheim, Calif.Show More Summary