Archive for the Science Category

Why regulation is needed…

Posted in Reality Based, Science, Venomous mammals on October 5, 2011 by solenadon

Looks like the invisible hand of the free market did a piss-poor job here…

Tobacco Companies Hid Evidence of Radiation in Cigarettes for Decades – ABC News.

Looks like profit trumps safety.


Evolution in action

Posted in Science, Unintended Consequences on August 30, 2011 by solenadon

To the anti-science politions infesting the parties on both sides of the 49th parallel…stick this in your pip and smoke it

AMERICAblog News: Monsanto GM corn is losing its pest-resistance.

Something interesting from a real Professor

Posted in Reality Based, Science on April 27, 2011 by solenadon

The true story of the Archaean genetic expansion : Pharyngula.

An interesting post.  And it contains an account of the almost obligatory creationist mis-representations.