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Stand With Scientists: Tell the AGU to Drop Exxon Sponsorship - TAKE ACTION!
Science & Tech  (tags: The American Geophysical Union, AGU Board, Exxon, Exxon Sponsorship, conflict of interest, petition )

Judy
- 4 days ago - act.climatetruth.org
UPDATE FROM 9/23: The American Geophysical Union (AGU) Board just announced that they will keep accepting Exxon's dollars. We're deeply disappointed, but the fight for scientific integrity continues. Help us keep this campaign going strong.
FBI and DOJ Vow to Continue Using Junk Science Rejected By White House Report
Science & Tech  (tags: FBI, DOJ, forensics, research, "junk science", scientific validity and reliability )

Judy
- 6 days ago - theintercept.com
Report concludes that common, pattern-matching forensic disciplines -- bite mark analysis, fingerprint and firearm comparison, shoe tread analysis, and complex DNA mixture analysis -- need additional support to be deemed valid and reliable.
Deforestation Has Removed Ten Percent of the World's Forests Since the 1990s
Science & Tech  (tags: scientists, deforestation, disappearing wilderness, world's forests )

Judy
- 20 days ago - citylab.com
The rate at which pristine areas are being destroyed is "catastrophic," say scientists.
The Science of 9-11 - Petition
Science & Tech  (tags: 9-11, science, architects, engineers, investigation, Trade Center, petition )

Dandelion
- 19 days ago - ae911truth.org
Join the architects and engineers who have signed the Petition demanding a new investigation into the destruction of all 3 World Trade Center skyscrapers on 9/11.
Phenix City Teens 3rd in Nation for Creating, Presenting Video Game ~ TEXT and VIDEO
Science & Tech  (tags: children, education, news, computers, design, concept )

Carrie
- 25 days ago - ledger-enquirer.com
They were freshmen competing against more than 100 older high school students in their category, and the projector to show the video game they created didn't work, but these precocious Phenix City teens persever.
No More Hiroshimas No More Nagasakis Ban Nuclear Weapons!   video
Science & Tech  (tags: Nagasaki, Hiroshima, ban nuclear weapons, No Nukes, destruction )

Dandelion
- 58 days ago - youtube.com
71 years ago, August 6, 1945 the city of Hiroshima was destroyed with an atomic bomb. In a few minutes thousands of people lost their lives in the attack. Three days later the city of Nagasaki met the same fate. No More Nuclear Weapons.
Titan: Some Facts About The Largest Moon Of Planet Saturn
Science & Tech  (tags: Planet Saturn, Saturn's Moons, Titan, Almost Size of Mars, Saturn Moon videos, NASAtechnology, discovery )

Fiona
- 88 days ago - space.com
Diameter: 3,200 miles (5,150 kilometers), about half the size of Earth and almost as large as Mars, and more, much more, several fascinating videos on site. Please note, comment, forward.
Pear-Shaped Nuclei Explain Lack Of Antimatter And Make Time-Travel Impossible
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, discovery, physics, time-travel, Antimatter, science, study, space, technology )

Michael
- 95 days ago - iflscience.com
In physics sometimes proving the obvious is more complex than proving the difficult. The obvious, in this case, is why the universe is made of matter.
Where Our Eyes Get Their Color
Science & Tech  (tags: science, humans, research, eyes, eye color, genetics, scientists, health, interesting )

Carrie
- 95 days ago - qz.com
Every time I hear about getting lost in someone's eyes, I roll my own. They're just a body part, after all. And yet the way we get our eye color is actually pretty interesting.
We Should Be More Afraid of Computers Than We Are Video
Science & Tech  (tags: computers, design, discovery, Gizmos, habitat, humans, internet, news, NewTechnology, performance, research, safety, science, society, technology, world )

Frank
- 96 days ago - theguardian.com
As sophisticated algorithms can complete tasks we once thought impossible, computers are seeming to become a real threat to humanity.
 
 
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