Category Archives: Science

Of smoots and gaffes

by Ken Feltman But smoots aren’t just any kind of graffiti. They’re smoots! (Massachusetts Metropolitan District Commission, the government body in charge of the Harvard Bridge)  In October of 1958, Oliver Reed Smoot was an MIT freshman and a pledge of … Continue reading

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Science Should Never Be “Settled”

by Mark Rhoads A new-sub controversy regarding the correct “balance” in news coverage has emerged at the BBC that is part of a larger battle between a large number of scientists who are certain that man-made global warming is a serious threat … Continue reading

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