Potato math: Student wins $250,000 for developing computer model that could saves farmers billions

Over 1,800 reasons to feel hopeful for the future.

Citizen science called upon to study liverworts and help quantify climate change

These plants could become our climate “canary in the coal mine”.

People who don’t understand evolution are much more likely to reject it

Well here’s a shocker.

Cats are both solid and liquid — and other surprising tidbits of science from the Ig Nobel Awards

Cats really *are* liquid… but only sometimes.

About DACA: Study shows 83% of America’s top high school science students have immigrant parents

The abnormal seems to have become normal in the White House.

Knowing more doesn’t change false beliefs about science

People often project their religious and political beliefs onto science.

US Senate says White House’s proposed DOE budget cuts are “short-sighted,” increases funding instead


Blogger submits glaringly fake ‘Midichlorian’ paper to nine journals, three publish it for free, fourth asks for cash

May the odds forever be in your favor, researchers.

France’s import of brainpower will likely make it a nexus of climate science

Make the planet great again!

The science division of the White House is now completely empty

Dark news from the White House.

Scientists develop largest simulation of the Universe to find dark matter

It’s an impressive achievement.

Trump’s new budget proposal would slash funding for science — especially Earth science

It’s not really a surprise by now, but it’s still saddening to see.

“There’s no vaccine for stupid” — The best signs from the March for Science

“There’s no vaccine for stupid.”

It’s not you — Scientific research is harder to read than ever

Science is getting harder and harder to read, and that’s a problem.

German Universities ready to give up subscription to Elsevier

When you put a paywall on science, no one wins.

No matter how you look at it, international collaboration is the future of science — science itself shows it

A new study has shown that international collaborations have grown immensely, with very fruitful results.

No, global temperatures aren’t “plunging” – fake news is acting up

What can go wrong when loudmouths spread fake information?

Science can’t afford to be slowed down by unrealistic standards while politics runs around the house naked

“We are not on the right track and we need to deal with that.”

Religious people are worse at math, biology, and physics than non-religious people

Both men and women who believe in God tend to be worse at math, study suggets.

You can now access all of NASA’s science – for free

The entirety of its scientific work will be made public at no cost whatsoever.