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"If Australian science were a cricket team, you could say we have a few great players but a pretty average team."

Tax-Smart Philanthropy Made Easy

Tax-Smart Philanthropy Made Easy from the Wall Street Journal. Be their expert! #philantropy

Why are the media so obsessed with female scientists' appearance?

Yet another profile of Susan Greenfield feels the need to dwell on her ‘long, youthfully blond hair’. Why are the media so rubbish at covering women in science?

Billionaires With Big Ideas Are Privatizing American Science

Billionaires With Big Ideas Are Privatizing American Science By WILLIAM J. BROADMARCH 15, 2014

This May Be The Longest Con In Pseudoscience

Over the years, a lot of people have claimed to have invented a perpetual motion machine. John Keely was one of them. Obviously, he hadn't invented any such thing, but here's how he managed to string people along for over 25 years.

How to Spot Bogus Scientific Studies

6 Warning Signs That a Scientific Study is Bogus - Junk Science - Popular Mechanics - All Sciences

When Scientists Give Up

When Scientists Give Up. Federal funding for biomedical research has declined by more than 20% in the past decade. There are more scientists competing for grants than there is $$ to support them. That crunch is forcing some people out of science altogether. (A SUPER-PSYCHO POST-DOC FELLOWSHIP DIRECTOR CAN ALSO DO A PRETTY GOOD JOB OF PUSHING PEOPLE OUT...) ;-)

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Hilariously Useless Comments About Science from the US Supreme Court

The U.S. Supreme Court is not composed of scientists. We've seen this before. But they do end up hearing a lot of cases that involve science, and are forced to describe the concepts and technology before them. They do not always rise to the challenge.