18 space suits from science fiction, from worst to best
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 ...
What's your science teacher doing in a comic book?
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 ...
Brand New's Album Science Fiction Available to Stream: Listen
Brand New's new album Science Fiction is now available on streaming platforms. Listen below via Apple Music. (The album is on Spotify but currently geoblocked in certain regions.) The follow-up to 2009's Daisy arrived when the band sent CDs containing ...
stream Brand New's 'Science Fiction'
Trump Administration's Science Priorities “Better Than Feared”
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 ...
What led to the violence in Charlottesville? Here's what social science says.
The disturbing events in Virginia last weekend turned a spotlight on U.S. white nationalism, racial antagonism and turmoil in President Trump's White House. This week, the Monkey Cage published several posts examining what social science knows about ...
Trump team nears decision on national monuments
As Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke approaches the 24 August deadline for his recommendations to President Donald Trump on whether to alter dozens of national monuments, conservation proponents say it remains all but impossible to predict which sites the ...
Trump's first list of science priorities ignores climate—and departs ...
Guidance memo for 2019 budget marks sharp break from Obama priorities.
A pathology atlas of the human cancer transcriptome | Science
Recent initiatives such as The Cancer Genome Atlas have mapped the genome-wide effect of individual genes on tumor growth. By unraveling genomic ...
Review: Brand New drops eerie, masterful new album 'Science Fiction' after 8 year wait
LONG ISLAND, N.Y. - Long Island rockers Brand New cloaked the release of their newest album, “Science Fiction,” in mystery before dropping a digital version Thursday. On Tuesday, a tweet from the band advertised a fall tour, while a tweet that followed ...
Brand New's 'Science Fiction' is available: Look at the album art, track listing and more —UPDATE
Brand New's 'Science Fiction' Is a Dizzying, Legend-Making (and Potentially Career-Closing) Album
Review: Brand New's 'Science Fiction' exceeds its insane expectations
The Beauty and Science of a Total Solar Eclipse
The moon was not placed in space for our entertainment. In fact, it was placed there by accident, most astronomers believe, as the product of a nearly mortal blow the Earth sustained more than 4 billion years ago, when our planet was sideswiped by a ...
Solar eclipse: Artists turn to science in rendering the emotion of past eclipses
Total Solar Eclipse 2017: Everything You Need to Know
The solar eclipse that rocked the world of science