Science & Society

Internet Joke Event- Why Crowd Of 2 Million Can't Storm Area 51 In Marathon 'Naruto Run' Across 26 Miles Of Desert

This is an internet joke event. Lots of people saying they will go just for the fun of it. Out of those 2 million or more, it would be a surprise if 50 actually turn up. This is what they plan to do, a Naruto run (click to watch on Youtube) UPDATE- THE EV ...

Article - Robert Walker - Sep 11 2019 - 10:52am

Government Programs Claiming To Help Disabled People Marginalize Them With Paperwork

Projects and welfare systems established to provide support by normalizing disabled people instead contribute to their further marginalization, finds a new analysis. The paper in Organization Studies investigated a program that allocated computers to disab ...

Article - News Staff - Sep 13 2019 - 10:01am

Thirty Meter Telescope: Observation Is Not Desecration! Astronomers Stand For Truth Not Defamation UPDATED

N ative Hawaiians have legit land use grievances but those have nothing to do with the Thirty Meter Telescope planned and approved twice over ten years to be built atop Mauna Kea.  Astronomers globally need to stand up for this observatory or humanity wil ...

Blog Post - Hontas Farmer - Sep 15 2019 - 3:32pm

Mainstream Media: Video Games 8X More Likely To Be Mentioned In Mass Shootings If The Criminal Was White

A recent analysis of 204,796 news articles about 204 mass shootings(1) over a 40-year period found that President Trump is not inventing things when he mentions a link between shootings and video games. He got it from mainstream media. Is corporate media ...

Article - Hank Campbell - Sep 16 2019 - 12:20pm