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Dec 14, 2015 04:00 PM ET // Mark Thompson
Over the years, I've picked up some hints and tips as to how to communicate the science of amateur astronomy -- here are a few.
Dec 10, 2015 01:15 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
A British mother blames her school's WiFi for driving her daughter to suicide.
Dec 9, 2015 04:01 PM ET // Laine Bergeson
The order of the words you use when giving directions might matter as much as the words themselves.
Nov 30, 2015 02:37 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
The Italian Supreme Court acquitted six scientists convicted of failing to warn of a major earthquake. Continue reading →
Aug 14, 2015 09:56 AM ET
Who ya gonna call when there's an emergency? "911," of course! It has saved untold lives, but, thanks to the vagaries of mobile telecommunications and the vileness or pranksters, dialing 911 doesn't always get the job done.
May 20, 2015 08:02 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
A new California law requires that warnings accompany new cell phone sales. But is it needed?
May 17, 2015 05:05 AM ET // AFP
The US administration announced it was speeding up efforts to promote vehicle-to-vehicle communication in a push for better road safety.
Feb 9, 2015 06:45 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Some languages are happier than others, according to a new study that ranked languages based on the emotional content of words and other factors. Wondering where English falls?
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