Scientific Illiteracy

Is scientific literacy at risk of extinction? Read article by Natalie White, freelance writer and former reporter for the Standard-Times of New Bedford, Massachusetts, USA. “What we see now is the United States losing its edge. If we want the nation to be cutting edge, then that nation must value science and realize that science […]

Wrong at Forecasting Armageddon – Editorial The Standard Times – June 3, 2011

Harold Camping wrong at forecasting “Biblical End” [click on title to be redirected to The Standard Times] Dr. Guillermo Paz-y-Miño C. — © 2011 Department of Biology, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth  Scripture is a silly source of insight to forecast the end of the world. But science helps us hypothesize more fascinating phenomena than the […]