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Ahead Of Marches This Month, Scientists Are Speaking Up Against Trump And GOP’s Attacks On Science

President Donald Trump and the Republican Party have demonstrated an alarming disregard for science and evidence-based policy and decision-making, prompting scientists to voice their concerns.Since the election, multiple media outlets have accused the Trump administration and the Republican Party of waging … Continue reading

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Here’s A List Of All The Science That Donald Trump Denies | IFLScience

Inauguration update: Since we first published this piece, two things have happened. One, Donald Trump was duly elected to be the 45th President of the Unit Source: Here’s A List Of All The Science That Donald Trump Denies | IFLScience

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Science Knowledge Has Almost No Effect On Republican Beliefs, According To Survey | IFLScience

Politicians don’t normally have a handle on the latest science at the best of times, whether they are on the left or the right of the spectrum. However, it Source: Science Knowledge Has Almost No Effect On Republican Beliefs, According … Continue reading

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The Science of Why Cops Shoot Young Black Men | Mother Jones

And how to reform our bigoted brains. Source: The Science of Why Cops Shoot Young Black Men | Mother Jones

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The biggest mistake in the history of science

Science is one of the most remarkable inventions of humankind. It has been a source of inspiration and understanding, lifted the veil of ignorance and superstition, been a catalyst for social change and… Source: The biggest mistake in the history … Continue reading

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Climate scientists write another letter warning of unfolding crisis for Turnbull to ignore | Environment | The Guardian

More than 150 leading climate scientists at universities and government agencies ask for cuts to coal exports, saying: ‘There is no Planet B’ Source: Climate scientists write another letter warning of unfolding crisis for Turnbull to ignore | Environment | … Continue reading

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Man Missing Most Of His Brain Challenges Everything We Thought We Knew About Consciousness | IFLScience

Back in 2007, scientists reported that a French man in his mid-40s had walked into a clinic complaining of a pain in his leg. As a child, he’d had this sam Source: Man Missing Most Of His Brain Challenges Everything … Continue reading

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Disturbing: Researchers Finally Confirm That Cancer Is A Purely Man-Made Disease AnonHQ

Researchers from the University Of Manchester, United Kingdom, have concluded that cancer is a purely modern, man-made disease. In the United Kingdom alone, Cancer claims more than 150,000 lives each year. Statistics also show that about one in three people … Continue reading

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India’s Launch Of Twenty Satellites Looked Absolutely Awesome | IFLScience

The underdog of the space game is bearing its teeth once again. On Wednesday morning (22 June), the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) launched a Source: India’s Launch Of Twenty Satellites Looked Absolutely Awesome | IFLScience

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China’s Record-Breaking Glass Bridge Is Amazing And Terrifying | IFLScience

Don’t look down. The world’s longest, highest, and most terrifying glass bridge is in the very final stages of its construction. Source: China’s Record-Breaking Glass Bridge Is Amazing And Terrifying | IFLScience

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Faulty gene may help explain why food-obsessed Labradors top obesity charts – Science News – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Scientists have pinpointed a fault in a gene that should turn off hunger signals in Labrador retrievers making the dogs more inclined to become food-obsessed. Source: Faulty gene may help explain why food-obsessed Labradors top obesity charts – Science News … Continue reading

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Deniers reality check: 97% of scientists agree humans causing climate change

Despite aggressive attempts to convince the public otherwise, new analysis of the vast body of research shows 97% of scientists agree that human activities are fuelling climate change. Source: Deniers reality check: 97% of scientists agree humans causing climate change

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Japan Reveals Plans For An “Invisible Train” | IFLScience

Japan is known for its harmony between technology, design and nature. It also has a pretty awesome train network that boasts the world’s fastest train. So, it’s perhaps no surprise that a Japanese rail network is in the midsts of … Continue reading

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Superhuman Abilities of Himalayan Monks Stun Harvard Scientists AnonHQ

Most of us have a fairly good idea that brains of Buddhist monks function far beyond most humans’ capabilities and that the monks can actually rewire their brains. While there is no question that Buddhist monks possess superhuman powers, how … Continue reading

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‘Like a crime happening in front of me’: Astronomer who saw how Earth could die shares experience — RT News

A key theory proposing that a burnt-out sun sucks in and destroys its own planets has been proven by NASA’s Kepler telescope. The man who led the observation team, Andrew Vanderburg, explains what it means for us. Source: ‘Like a … Continue reading

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Nearly half of Australia’s workforce at risk of computerisation and automation, CSIRO report finds – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

In 20 years, you will probably be a casual worker and your office will be shared with strangers … that is if a robot isn’t doing your job. Source: Nearly half of Australia’s workforce at risk of computerisation and automation, … Continue reading

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Move over scientists, the Marshall’s in town – » The Australian Independent Media Network

When venture capitalist, Larry Marshall, was appointed head of the CSIRO, he promised structural change. In an interview in February last year he said: “What I want to do is help our organisation focus on how we can contribute to … Continue reading

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Want to live to 1,000? Be careful what you wish for – The Drum (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Google is throwing its might into a project to slow the ageing process, and researchers think it could be possible for humans to live until we’re 1,000. But many philosophers and ethicists aren’t so keen on the idea. Source: Want … Continue reading

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High-profile researcher admits fabricating scientific results published in major journals – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

A high-profile scientist who spearheaded a campaign on medical research admits to fabricating research published in two international journals. Source: High-profile researcher admits fabricating scientific results published in major journals – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

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Governments can do many things that won’t happen on their own; funding science is one of them.

How to keep our best scientists

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Scientific American Takes An In Depth Look At The Tea Party. This is applicable to the LNP, Tony Abbott, and all Murdoch elves such as Albrechtson,Bolt,Blair,Devine etc. See the connection here. Unfortunately Fox News is rated as the most believable news provider in the US by 25% yet it gets a rating of 8% in delivering truth. Murdoch’s influence of madness is widespread on issues of anti- climate change, anti- Islam,anti- multiculturalism, anti- corporate tax, anti- penalty rates, etc etc

THE CABIN ANTHRAX, MURPHY, N.C. (CT&P) – This month’s edition of Scientific American is somewhat of a departure for a magazine that normally steers well clear of politics. It boasts several well-researched articles examining the right wing in general and … Continue reading

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