New Energy Bill: Reducing Our Dependence on Foreign Oil

The U. S. economy is feeling the brunt of skyrocketing oil prices as the nation's dependence on foreign oil continues to grow. We need a responsible energy plan to reduce our reliance on foreign oil. President Bush and Senator Kerry appear to be skirting the real issues involved. Growing... Read More

America and its Collision Course

Energy ESP #7 - America and its Collision CourseCrude oil explodes through $46.50 as the problems are growing -It's bigger than Iraq, bigger than Bin Laden and even bigger thanthe next election. America has entered into an exhaustive racefor survival - And nobody is talking about it.Talking about what you... Read More

Positive Effects of Carbon Dioxide for Plant Growth

Many articles have been written about the negative effects of carbon dioxide. Sick Building Syndrome, loss of concentration due to high levels of carbon dioxide, asphyxiation in breweries or wine cellars, all these things spring to mind when we hear the magic phrase carbon dioxide. Yet, perhaps today when Venus... Read More

Marine News - Summer 2004 - Our Ocean Environment

Our oceans are home to many marine mammals, fish, turtles, corals and others. The delicate balance between man and the ocean is constantly being challenged by the demands of our society. Most of our planet is covered by water, a necessary ingredient of human life. The state of our oceans... Read More

How Body Piercing Works -- The Ins and Outs of this Cutting Edge Process

Body piercing (defined as any piercing beyond the standard earlobe piercing) has become such a popular form of body modification that between five and ten percent of the population of the United States has indulged in at least one form of it at some time in their lives. In most... Read More

The Joy of Recycling

I have always been an advocate of recycling. Even though I am not always convinced of its financial viability, I am thoroughly convinced of its value as a means of increasing public awareness of the cost of our consumerism. In the 20+ years I have been in the organizing profession,... Read More

Energy and America

America is entering into a time of Energy crisis. It could easily be the greatest crisis that human-kind is to face. America can not continue to lead the world econimcally and drain it dry at the same time. The National Collegiate Clean Energy Initiative is working to unite American students... Read More

Diamond Flashes

Beyond magnificence and splendor, the world of diamonds evolves on stirred grounds. When the stake is so important, interests collide. But technology develops following its onward course. Here are some interesting off-stage events in the diamond industry and innovations in technology.De Beers sued by head of the Diamond BourseDerek Parsons,... Read More

The Valuable Individual

How can we, as individuals, participate in waste management? Because some of us are so overwhelmed with Earth's problems, we feel that our contributions have no real consequence in the end. For others, social barriers can be an issue. A lady we once knew confessed that she did not want... Read More

Trash Talk Your Way to a Better World

North Americans account for less than 10% of the world's population, yet we produce 50% of the world's garbage and consume more than 33% of it's resources. If everyone consumed like the average North American, we would require three Earths!Authors Dave and Lillian Brummet offer an upbeat, proactive look at... Read More

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USA TODAY

The science behind 'the dress'
USA TODAY
Rods and cones. But differences in perception don't tell the whole story. Reena Garg, an ophthalmology professor, says you also have to understand the science of how people view color β€” and how that, in turn, can be affected by the lighting of a ...

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Discover Magazine (blog)

#TheDress Sparked A Huge Debate, But Science Is Here To Settle Things
Huffington Post
What color is it? That question had just about everyone with a social media account scratching their heads on Thursday, when 21-year-old Scottish folk singer Caitlin McNeill posted a photo of a dress on Tumblr. "Me and my friends can't agree and we are ...
What Color Is This Dress? Science AnswersDiscover Magazine (blog)
White & Gold or Blue & Black? Science of the Mystery DressLive Science
Dressgate: the science of why THAT blue dress looks whiteTelegraph.co.uk
Popular Science -NPR
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ThinkProgress

Wyoming Legislature Votes To Allow Science-Based Climate Education In State ...
ThinkProgress
Last March, Wyoming became the first state to reject the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS), which were developed by 26 states and multiple science and education organizations and serve as guidelines for teaching science β€” including climate ...
Legislature agrees on science standards billEducation Week News
Legislature OKs bill allowing BOE to consider Next Generation Science StandardsThe Sheridan Press (subscription)

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The Hill

Science group denounces House probe into climate skeptics' funding
Washington Post (blog)
As The Post's Joby Warrick reported earlier this week, Rep. Raul Grijalva (D- Ariz.), the ranking member of the House Committee on Natural Resources, asked seven universities for detailed records on the funding sources for seven scientists, many of ...
GOP accuses Democrat of trying to 'silence' climate science skepticsThe Hill
The Democratic War on ScienceThe Weekly Standard
Terence Corcoran: The last climate science witch huntFinancial Post
San Francisco Chronicle
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ABC News

Leonard Nimoy Leaves Legacy Beyond Science-Fiction
ABC News
Leonard Nimoy didn't just leave a lasting impression on the science-fiction world, he also left his mark on science itself. Seth Shostak, who researches the possibility of real-world extraterrestrial life as the senior astronomer at SETI Research ...
How Mr. Spock Changed Our Perception Of ScienceScience 2.0 (blog)
Star Trek's Leonard Nimoy Dies At 83Popular Science

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CBS News

Science explains why people can't agree on the color of this dress
CBS News
Yesterday it was llamas on the l(l)oose and today it's #TheDress. David Maynard, Ph.D., a color vision expert and psychology professor at the University of Pennsylvania, is happy to hear it. "Color science has captured the imagination of the universe ...

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Science Weighs in On #TheDress: Photo Showing 'Dramatically Different Colors ...
KTLA
Before you strangle your best friend who sees the colors in the now-famous dress differently than you do, please know that there's a scientific explanation. It has to do with the tiny cones in the back of our eyeballs that perceive colors in a slightly ...

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#TheDress: What's the science behind its true color?
Christian Science Monitor
"Your brain is always confronted with a problem," Williams told Live Science. When you look at an object, the light your eyes see from the object depends on two things: how the object is illuminated, he said, and the intrinsic properties of the object ...


Science AAAS

Lone physicist in Congress joins science panel
Science AAAS
Foster didn't join the House's science committee as a rookie, instead focusing his legislative energies on reforming the nation's tattered banking system after the 2008 financial meltdown. He also feared being pigeonholed as β€œthe science guy.” But the ...


Los Angeles Times

A cause for pause? Scientists offer reasons for global warming 'hiatus'
Los Angeles Times
It's been dubbed both a "pause" and a "faux pause," and it's ignited debate among climate scientists and their critics. After a period of rapid global warming throughout most of the 20th century, the pace of global temperature rise has slowed greatly ...
Cold Pacific Ocean is offsetting global warmingScience AAAS
Cooler Pacific has slowed global warming, brieflywww.worldbulletin.net

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Perhaps we should design tunneling robots, which can dig out... Read More

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We can make diamonds using the Earth's inner forces, extreme... Read More