NPR Exaggerates Data To Show Scientists Are Self-Censoring For Fear Of Trump

Energy | Chris White
Climate Change wooden sign with a desert background (By ESB Professional/Shutterstock)

‘The change … driven in part by the Trump administration’

Engineering 'Safe Zone' For Gay Students Will Cost Taxpayers $500,000

Education | Rob Shimshock
Gay pride flag (Shutterstock/iri Flogel)

‘The climate can be unfriendly’

US Taxpayer Dollars Fueled A 1,200 Percent Increase In TV Global Warming Reporting

Energy | Michael Bastasch
TV weatherman

Nearly $4.8 million in taxpayer funds

China Cracks Down On Fake Science

Energy | Andrew Follett
Reading sleeping scientist with glass flask (Shutterstock/Chris Tefme)

‘It is not just the problem of the author, it is a societal problem’

Scientists: Trump's Budget Will Limit Funds To Study 'Microagressions' And Build RoboSquirrels

Education | Eric Owens
scientists YouTube screenshot/The Muppets

New research grants would become ‘a near impossibility’

Science Prof Receives Over $200,000 To Study Microaggressions

Education | Rob Shimshock

‘This grant can have an impact’

NSA To Sponsor A Summer Camp For Teen Girls

US | Eric Lieberman
Girls enjoying summer camp. [Shutterstock - amelaxa]

‘hacking stories appearing daily’

Poll: Increasing Number Of Americans Support Fracking

Energy | Andrew Follett
Landscape image of a oil well pumpjack wiith an early morning golden sunrise and American USA red White and Blue Flag background. (Shutterstock/James BO Insogna)

Support for fracking is up 3 percent since October

Court Gives Glaciers Human Rights Because Global Warming

Energy | Andrew Follett
Mountain guide Christian Pletscher walks towards the Aletsch Glacier from the Jungfraufirn Glacier, Switzerland, August 28, 2015. One of Europe's biggest glaciers, the Great Aletsch coils 23 km (14 miles) through the Swiss Alps - and yet this mighty river of ice could almost vanish in the lifetimes of people born today because of climate change. The glacier, 900 metres (2,950 feet) thick at one point, has retreated about 3 km (1.9 miles) since 1870 and that pace is quickening. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse

‘These entities shall be equivalent to the rights of human beings’

40 Scientific Journals Hire Fictional Scientist Named 'Fraud'

Energy | Andrew Follett
Tired crazy scientist in laboratory(Shutterstock/Poprotskiy Alexey)

Of the 48 journals examined, 40 of them took the bait

Oops, Actually Complex Life Is About A Billion Years Older Than Scientists Always Thought

Energy | Andrew Follett
Faviel_Raven July 13, 2016: Spiclypeus skull in the Natural History Museum of Vienna, Austria (Shutterstock/Naturhistorisches Museum Wien)

Complex life is way older than we thought…

How Left-Wing Groupthink On Campus Is Destroying Science

Energy | Andrew Follett
Tired crazy scientist in laboratory(Shutterstock/Poprotskiy Alexey)

‘The academy’s sizable left-liberal skew has had an adverse impact on scholarship’

Feds Not Sure How Many Taxpayer-Funded Scientists Fake Data

Politics | Ethan Barton
L: A doctor looks into a microscope (REUTERS/ Mariana Bazo). R: People count money. (REUTERS/Andrew Kelly)

There’s been ‘a substantial increase’

Taxpayer-Funded Scientists Caught Plagiarizing Were Allowed To Keep Funding

US | Thomas Phippen
science, chemistry, technology, biology and people concept - young scientists with test tube and microscope making research in clinical laboratory (Shutterstock/Syda Productions)

‘The use of quotation marks … was not required’

Physicist: Academia Shouldn't 'Tell Society How To Run Itself' If It Wants Trust

Energy | Andrew Follett
science, chemistry, technology, biology and people concept - young scientists with test tube and microscope making research in clinical laboratory (Shutterstock/Syda Productions)

‘Self-scrutiny is hard, but a crisis is looming’

Birds Will Be Way More Resilient To Global Warming Than Scientists Thought

Energy | Andrew Follett
Wise owl in the cap of the graduate (Shutterstock/Azuzl)

‘Significant implications for climate change’

'Christmas Star' May Have Been A Black Hole Eating Star

Energy | Andrew Follett
Traditional Christian Christmas Nativity scene with the three wise men (Shutterstock/Christos Georghiou)

Giving off 570 billion times more light than the sun

This Awful Pokemon Go Rap Parody Was Paid For By Your Tax Dollars [VIDEO]

US | Andrew Follett

A budget of almost $8 billion dollars…

Sick Buzz Aldrin Evacuated From Antarctica

Energy | Andrew Follett
Astronaut Edwin E. Aldrin Jr., lunar module pilot, descends the steps of the Lunar Module (LM) ladder as he prepares to walk on the moon during the Apollo 11 mission in this July 20, 1969 NASA handout photo. The photograph is one of more than 12,000 from NASA's archives recently aggregated on the Project Apollo Archive Flickr account. REUTERS/NASA/Handout via Reuters

Every living person to walk on the moon is past the average life expectancy of 79 years

Feds Spent Over $900k Studying Feminist Glaciers And Medieval Smells

US | Andrew Follett
Pot and spoon (Credit: aaltair/Shutterstock)

Academics demand ‘just and equitable science and human-ice interactions’