No matter what Al Gore says, truth does not apply to science

Opinion | Tom Harris
LE BOURGET near PARIS, FRANCE - DECEMBER 7, 2015 : American politician and environmentalist Al Gore at the Paris COP21, United nations conference on climate change. Credit: Frederic Legrand - COMEO /

No matter what the former VP says, truth and scientific theory are distinct concepts.

Americans Unwittingly Subject Themselves To Genetic Discrimination

Opinion | Deborah C. Peel
Woman in the laboratory of Plant Genetics (Shutterstock/science photo)

Genetic testing companies bury disclosures about data sharing in their user agreement forms.

Scientists Want To Turn People Into Batteries

Energy | Tim Pearce
Group of scientists working at the laboratory (Shutterstock/Alexander Raths)

Powered by body heat

Women May Be Flocking To Yoga To Stave Off Mental Illness, New Study Finds

Opinion | Stewart Lawrence
Yoga instructor Sarah Henry leads a class during a paddleboard yoga session at Adventure Sports Miami on July 10, 2011 in Miami, Florida. (Photo: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

This could explain the discipline gender disparity.

Climate Variability: Why Can't We Talk About It?

Opinion | Rep. Lamar Smith
Protesters carry signs during the Peoples Climate March at the White House in Washington

It is clear there is still more to learn about Earth’s climate, but climate alarmists want to quash inquiry.

Bill Nye The Evidence-Hidin' Guy

DC Trawler | Jim Treacher

Orwell was an amateur

The Artificial Womb And Artificial Ethics

| Holmes Lybrand

Life is a precious thing, and it’s better than babies end up in a bag than aborted.

Who Is Qualified To Be A Climate Spokesperson?

Opinion | Duane Thresher

The line between “scientist” and “entertainer” isn’t always clear.

Marchers Cherry-Pick Their Science

Opinion | David Benkof

Democrats can be just as anti-science as Republicans, and more harmful.

A Conservative Journalist's Reflections On The March For Science Protests

Opinion | Michael McGrady
A protestor holds a sign in support of science during the March For Science in Seattle, Washington

Why is climate change the one point in science that cannot be questioned?

On This Day, I Talk About Science

Opinion | Rep. Lamar Smith
Female medical or research scientist or doctor using looking at a test tube of green solution in a lab or laboratory (Shutterstock/Darren Baker)

Today’s scientists have incentives to produce eye-catching results at the expense of rigor.

How Trump Can Depoliticize Federally Funded Science

Opinion | David Lewis

It’s a crime to use grants to directly benefit the federal government, but this law has been flouted.

Federal Scientist Wrongfully Fired For Answering Congress Honestly

Politics | Ethan Barton
Rep. Lamar Smith (R-Texas), chairman of the House Science Committee. Credit: NASA/Aubrey Gemignani

DOE’s actions were a ‘reckless and calculated attack’

7 Thanksgiving Traditions Environmentalists Want To Ban

Energy | Andrew Follett
Thanksgiving Blessing Celebrating Grateful Meal Concept (Shutterstock/

Before you carve the tofu turkey …

FINALLY: Scientists Make Booze Out Of CO2

DC Trawler | Jim Treacher
Hard alcohol. [Shutterstock/Alexandru Nika]
'Ethanol,' LOL

Sex Education Is 'Heterosexist' And Focuses On Babies Too Much, According To Scientists

Education | Eric Owens
gay pride flag Shutterstock/Jiri Flogel

‘Valuable opportunities for learning and discussion are lost’

BREAKING SCIENCE NEWS: Students Learn More From Smoking Hot Teachers

Education | Eric Owens
Shutterstock/gpointstudio, 'Teachers Pet' by Paul Rader at Flickr/Creative Commons/James Vaughan, Shutterstock/ishkov sergey

It’s true. School is easiest when students think the teacher is a total babe