RealClearScience Morning Edition

Saturday, November 1
5 Science 'Facts' That Are Plain Wrong - Mark Lorch, Conversation
Are We Really Getting Smarter? - Tom Chivers, The Telegraph
If You Think You're a Genius, You're Crazy - Dean Simonton, Nautilus
Is Social Psych Biased Against Republicans? - M. Konnikova, NYer
This Headline Will Totally Mislead You - Melissa Dahl, Science of Us
Let's (Cautiously) Celebrate the New Eugenics - Jon Entine, Huff Post
Can You Build Up an Ice Cream Tolerance? - Peter Janiszewski, PLoS
Death: The Missing Piece of Med School - Atul Gawande, TED Ideas
Space Tourism Isn't Worth Dying For - Adam Rogers, Wired
The End of Space Tourism? - Dan Vergano, National Geographic
Newton Blog: The Great Condom Hypocrisy
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Friday, October 31
Piece of Amelia Earhart's Plane Found? - Rossella Lorenzi, Discovery
How Sneeze Particles Travel in an Airplane - Loren Grush, PopSci
The Great Condom Hypocrisy - Ross Pomeroy, RealClearScience
Still Much Unknown About Ebola - Erika Hayden, Nature News
Africa's Top Health Problem Isn't AIDS - Helen Ouyang, The Atlantic
Did Mammals Sleep Through Dino Extinction? - Charles Choi, LiveSci.
An Ill Wind Blows in Antarctica - John Upton, Climate Central
Dear Politicians, Anti-GMO Is Anti-Science - Stuart Clark, Guardian
Top 100 Most Cited Research Papers of All Time - Nature News
Thursday, October 30
What Is Oldest Star in the Universe? - Ethan Siegel, Starts with a Bang!
Rocket Explosion: Russian Engines Suspected - Vergakis & Dunn, AP
The Inevitable Risk of Space Travel - Michael Lemonick, New Yorker
String Theory: Now Circling the Drain - Tom Hartsfield, RCScience
A New Way for Continents to Form - Nick Rawlinson, Conversation
Sugar Is Not Toxic - Ross Pomeroy, RealClearScience
Guzzling Milk May Be Bad for Bones & Health - Andy Coghlan, NS
Charismatic Speakers Manipulate Voice - Melissa Hogenboom, BBC
What to Put on Richard Dawkins' Tombstone? - J. Randerson, Guard.
Wednesday, October 29
Aliens Don't Exist. Stop Looking - Jeremy Lott, The Federalist
Good Coffee Boils Down to Four Factors - Don Brushett, Conversation
An Unusual Epidemic in Brazil - Rebecca Kreston, Body Horrors
Virus Resurrected After 700 Yrs in Caribou Poo - Andy Coghlan, NS
Why Some People Feel Weather in Their Bones - Nick Stockton, Wired
How Your Memory Deceives You - Michael Dhar, Live Science
Galapagos Giant Tortoise Saved from Extinction - Doug Main, N'week
Why Do Dogs Kick When Belly Is Scratched? - Loren Grush, PopSci
The Math Behind the 'Shoe Size-Age' Trick - Alex Berezow, RCScience
Tuesday, October 28
The Worst Epidemics in History - National Geographic
Human Population Control Won't Fix Planet - Matt McGrath, BBC
Will Winter Rescue California from Drought? - Andrea Thompson, CC
Geomagnetic Reversal in One Human Lifetime? - Scott Johnson, AT
Dwarf Galaxies Dim Hopes of Dark Matter - Natalie Wolchover, Quanta
Big Data: What Kind of Revolution Is It? - M. Anthony Mills, USCC
Ferns Communicate to Decide Gender - Mark Zastrow, Nature News
What Causes 'Gluten Sensitivity'? - Michael Specter, The New Yorker
How Parasite Can Change Every Lifeform Around It - M. Strauss, io9
Monday, October 27
The Man With Blood That's 5 in a Billion - Penny Bailey, Mosaic
How Life Is Quantum - McFadden & Al-Khalili, Guardian
Giant Invertebrates of the Ancient Ocean - Brian Switek, Nat Geo
From Which Cancer Will You Die? - Alex Berezow, RealClearScience
Why This Family Doesn't Sweat - Bahar Gholipour, LiveScience
Space May Make Astronauts Infertile - The Telegraph
Most Autistics Have Normal Brain Anatomy - Neuroskeptic, Discover
Charlatans Accuse the CDC of Fraud - David Gorski, Sci-Based Med
What Makes a Child Prodigy? - Kate Gammon, Popular Science
The Scientific Lessons of Horror Films - Ross Pomeroy, RCScience
Saturday, October 25
The End of Pregnancy - Reihan Salam, Slate
The Economics of 1,000-Year Lifespans - Nicholas Warino, The Week
Company Practices Virtual Eugenics - Ronald Bailey, Reason
Manly Men Not Always the Best Choice - Michael Lemonick, Time
How Do People Get New Ideas? - Isaac Asimov, MIT Technology Review
Schizophrenia's Lessons for Humanity - Allison Eck, PBS NOVA
Can You Have Feelings for a Robot? - Olivia Goldhill, The Telegraph
Who Really Found the Higgs Boson - Neal Hartman, Nautilus
How Fidel Castro Helped Bring Us the Hubble - Quantum, Phys Cent
Monster Sunspot Turns Toward Earth - Ian O'Neill, Discovery News
Friday, October 24
Historic Quantum Software Run for First Time - Jacob Aron, NewSci.
The Dangers of Sleep Deprivation - Cody Delistraty, The Atlantic
The Shame of Poor Teeth in a Rich World - Sarah Smarsh, Aeon Mag.
Winter Was Not Always the Cruelest Season - The Economist
African Nation of Mali Confirms First Case of Ebola - BBC News
NYC Doctor Tests Positive for Ebola - Sanchez & Prokupecz, CNN
Red Cross: Ebola Travel Bans 'Irrational' - Michael Martina, Reuters
How the CDC Fumbled Its Ebola Response - Alex Berezow, USA Today
Iran's Evil Imprisonment of My Colleague - Tom Hartsfield, RCSci.
4 Advances for the City of Tomorrow - Ross Pomeroy, RCScience
Thursday, October 23
A Long, Global History of Marijuana - Agata Blaszczak-Boxe, Live Sci.
Another Big Psychology Theory Won't Replicate - Ross Pomeroy, RCS
18 Yrs of Academic Fraud Uncovered at UNC - Ganim & Sayers, CNN
Sleepy Sun Could Make Mars Trips Deadly - Jacob Aron, NewScientist
Sphinx Head Found in Mysterious Greek Tomb - R. Lorenzi, D-News
Where Ebola Hides Between Outbreaks - Matt McCarthy, Slate
More than Half of 2007-12 Papers Free to Read - R. Noorden, Nature
Anthropic Principle: 10 Things to Know - Sabine Hossenfelder, SWaB!
Can You Solve Martin Gardner's Math Puzzles? - A. Bellos, Guardian
Wednesday, October 22
Paralytic Walks Again After Cell Transplant - Fergus Walsh, BBC
Stegosaurs: Thigh-Goring Killing Machines - Rachel Feltman, WP
The Sixth (and Invisible) Extinction - Alexandra Witze, Nature News
Tornadoes Increasingly Coming in Swarms - Will Dunham, Reuters
Don't Fear Ebola. Fear Fear Itself - David Ropeik, Bulletin Atomic Sci.
Why Do Some People Survive Ebola? - Lauran Neergaard, AP
Hair Fungus Clouds Forensic Evidence - Anna Salleh, ABC Science
NYC Rats Carry Alarming Diseases - Megan Gannon, Live Science
Deceptive Animals Can Teach Us About Humans - Daniel Jones, Aeon
The All-American Appeal of Serial Killers - Julie Beck, The Atlantic
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