What’s your science teacher doing in a comic book? – Washington Post


Washington Post

What's your science teacher doing in a comic book?
Washington Post
Comic books don't just chronicle superheroes — for decades, they've been teaching science, too. An exhibition at the American Association for the Advancement of Science in Washington explores the science storytelling found in the funny pages and ...

18 space suits from science fiction, from worst to best – The Verge


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18 space suits from science fiction, from worst to best
The Verge
Space suits are cool — and complicated. Earlier this week, my colleague Loren Grush launched her new series Space Craft by seeing what wearing one is like. The answer? Exhausting. Unsurprisingly, science fiction writers, movie directors, and prop ...

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Should You Trust Climate Science? Maybe the Eclipse Is a Clue – New York Times


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Should You Trust Climate Science? Maybe the Eclipse Is a Clue
New York Times
Thanks to the work of scientists, people will know exactly what time to expect the eclipse. In less entertaining but more important ways, we respond to scientific predictions all the time, even though we have no independent capacity to verify the ...

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Trump Administration’s Science Priorities “Better Than Feared” – Scientific American


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Trump Administration's Science Priorities “Better Than Feared”
Scientific American
The White House released a four-page memo (pdf) this week detailing its science budget priorities for fiscal year 2019, citing U.S. military superiority, security, prosperity, energy dominance and health as its top five focuses. The document makes no ...

The Beauty and Science of a Total Solar Eclipse – TIME


TIME

The Beauty and Science of a Total Solar Eclipse
TIME
Yet now and then, the debris ball that is the moon passes in front of the dust ball that is the sun and produces the glorious phenomenon we know as a solar eclipse. Even for scientists, there can be a temptation to see the eclipse as something intended ...
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