Science Issues

Commentary on current science-related issues in the public domain.

Atmosphere: Earth and Elsewhere

August 11, 2017

What's so important about an atmosphere? Find out here.

Resistance to New Ideas

June 22, 2014

Many of the most important advances in scientific understanding were initially rejected or ignored.

The Need for Science Funding

February 01, 2014

In an era of global science, other nations are increasing their science budgets. Why aren't we?