They think it makes them look weak, and avoiding that is evidently more important to them than demonstrating responsible behavior
Phil Anderson’s article “More Is Different” describes how different levels of complexity require new ways of thinking. And as the virus multiplies and spreads, that’s just what the human race desperately needs...
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In April 1963, at a meeting of the American Astronomical Society in Tucson, Ariz., Peter van de Kamp made what should have been a landmark announcement.
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Dreading the Dredging: Military Buildup on Guam and Implications for Marine Biodiversity in Apra Harbor
By: Meghan HeneghanIn 2006, The United States-Japan ‘Roadmap for Realignment Implementation’ agreement was signed—a bilateral agreement of a relocation of over 8,600 U.S...
On May 15 th , the U.S. was given an assignment to create a contingency plan for oil and gas spills in the Arctic. Seven other Arctic Council nations - Canada, Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Russia and Sweden - have to do the same...
A few weeks ago, the Union of Concerned Scientists released a policy paper entitled "The Healthy Farm: A Vision for U.S. Agriculture," which is exactly what it sounds like.
One of the best karst geologists in the world was technically a geographer. That's the thing with physical geography: women were allowed to do it, and some of them made it just as geological as they liked...
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This month, CNBC released a list of energy sector "Disruptors" - five energy companies that they believe "are uniquely positioned to influence the future of the energy market and climate policy.” Their list shed light on a strengthening energy sector trend toward increasing emphasis on energy efficiency.This topic was also the focus of Dr...
Chicken-Egg, by Din Matamoro Spanish artist Din Matamoro likes to play with his food. We have featured some of Matamoro’s egg-to-chicken (or is it chicken-to-egg?) creations previously, but art truly knows no boundaries...
Video of the Week #94, May 29th, 2013: From: Physics Week in Review: May 25, 2013 by Jennifer Ouellette at Cocktail Party Physics . Source: Glove and Boots On a recent episode of the Glove and Boots puppet Webseries, Fafa the groundhog explained to Mario why Time Travel is not a good idea...
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