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Archive for the ‘Science’ Category

March 27th, 2017 - 9:11 am § in Donald Trump, Hypocrisy, Jefferson, Religion, Science

Team Obama Fights For Science

Former staffers from President Barack Obama’s science office have taken this to heart: They are fanning out, finding jobs in academia, at nonprofits and elsewhere, but they continue to work together, largely behind the scenes. This science diaspora, as one former staffer called it, is ready to bot[...]

March 5th, 2017 - 11:23 am § in Misc., Science

How to Build a Space Station


February 25th, 2017 - 8:33 am § in America, Bill of Rights, Donald Trump, Science, UW

JOIN US …. March For Science …. APRIL 22

Do you know that there are about 20.000 people in Seattle’s scientific community? We are all to quiet on the issues raised by Trump. Lets start with FACTS ,, what we scientists do! Join us, as we march in Seattle along with the nationwide community.  OTHER LINKS Nation March for Science Ameri[...]

January 31st, 2017 - 12:47 pm § in America, Donald Trump, Hypocrisy, Repugnants, Science

Trump Creates Academic Turnmoil

TRAVEL BAN THROWS RESEARCH, ACADEMIC EXCHANGE INTO TURMOILBOSTON (AP) – Universities across the nation say President Donald Trump’s ban on travelers from seven Muslim countries is disrupting vital research projects and academic exchanges in such fields as medicine, public health and engi[...]

January 28th, 2017 - 1:10 am § in Misc., Repugnants, Science

Science: What to fear under Trump

Trump’s victory will accelerate the end of America’s post-war contract between science, technology, higher education and the state.  What to watch for? It is clear that humanities will be targeted as being economically irrelevant as will social-science research that is deemed too criti[...]

January 1st, 2017 - 9:50 am § in Misc., Science

Science Wishes You a Happy New Year


December 3rd, 2016 - 12:08 pm § in America, Hypocrisy, Science

My Unhappy Life as a Climate Heretic

AN ACADEMIC  POLICY WONK COMPLAINS THAT LIBERALS DO NOT WANT TO LISTEN TO HIM By Roger Pielke Jr. Wall Street Journal Much to my surprise, I showed up in the WikiLeaks releases before the election. In a 2014 email, a staffer at the Center for American Progress, founded by John Podesta in 2003, too[...]

November 10th, 2016 - 8:46 am § in Donald Trump, Misc., Repugnants, Science

Trump vs Science

What will President Trump mean for science? Trump’s climate change skepticism and pledge to cut federal spending has many researchers worried about science under his administration. WASHINGTONPOST.COM|BY SARAH KAPLAN[...]

October 4th, 2016 - 6:33 am § in Misc., Science, UW

UW Professor Wins Nobel Prize in Physics:

Today’s Nobel Prize in Physics given to the UW’s Professor David Thouless shows how important it is for the UW to explain itself as more than just the home of our wondrous Husky football team. The 2016 Nobel Prize in physics was awarded Tuesday to David Thouless from the University o[...]