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Astronomers Theorize: Earth's near twin helped make the moon!

But solving one puzzle of lunar origins has raised another linked to the abundances of tungsten in the primordial bodies…

It’s beginning to appear the  267 more words

The View From The Tower

Senate Bill 74

Repeals the Louisiana Science Education Act.

Filed By: Sen. Karen Carter PetersonEmail

Abstract:

Present law, the “Louisiana Science Education Act”, requires BESE, upon request of a local school board, to allow and assist teachers, principals, and other school administrators to create and foster an environment within public elementary and secondary schools that promotes critical thinking skills, logical analysis, and open and objective discussion of scientific theories being studied including evolution, the origins of life, global warming, and human cloning. 212 more words

Democrats

God is Out There

Reality is nothing but a collective hunch.

Jane Wagner, writer of The Search for Signs of Intelligent Life in the Universe, as performed by Lily Tomlin. 323 more words

Life Lessons

Fossil fuels, Climate change and Science

Fossil fuels

In mid-1900, assumptions arose based on fossil fuel depletion due to correlation between fossil fuel reserves and consumption emerging from growing population. Assumptions were made with regard to on-hand fossil fuel count and predictions of depletion. 1,415 more words

Climate Change

Autoethnography

It is a fairly new approach to qualitative research and is based on self study. It ‘is a form of self-reflection and writing that explores the researcher’s personal experience and connects this autobiographical story to wider cultural, political, and social meanings and understandings. 282 more words

Scientific Theories

Our Intertwined Life Cycles

If it is discussed by billions of people, is an obvious source of behavior modification for many, has had countless lives sacrificed to it, and an enormous amount of resources contributed to its existence, it would be illogical to say it doesn’t exist. 522 more words

The Way I See It

#22 Testing a Theory by Prediction

Scientific theories face in two directions: the past and the future.  You’ve no doubt noticed theories about the past; they include evolution, the Big Bang, etc.. 136 more words

Astronomical Chronicles