All Items Tagged


May 1, 2014 12:33 PM ET
The Amazing Spider-Man 2 opened last week, and it's another awesome example of how science is making their way into pop culture.
Amid palace intrigue, gruesome assassinations, dark religious rituals, bloody battle scenes, fire-breathing dragons and lusty sexual escapades, there's some science.
Mar 27, 2014 08:41 AM ET
Astrology focuses on star charts and zodiac signs to build a foundation to one's life. Astrology is also a bunch of asserted, unproven, untested mumbo jumbo. Laci breaks down how and why astrology shouldn't be considered a real science.
Jan 3, 2014 10:39 AM ET
Sherlock Holmes is a master detective who uses every sort of investigative technique to solve a crime. And while he might be fictional, the scientific methods he practices are quite real.
Nov 15, 2013 10:40 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
A Houston cancer doctor is coming under fire for offering patients unproven therapies. Continue reading →
Oct 3, 2013 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A sting operation found that 157 open-access journals accepted a ridiculous faux scientific paper authored by a fictitious biologist. Continue reading →
Aug 16, 2013 06:00 AM ET // Glenn McDonald
Science movies can be fun, but they're not great date night material.
Apr 26, 2013 03:48 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
A widely reported survey found that 4 percent of women consider themselves beautiful, but what does that really mean? Continue reading →
+ Load More