April 25, 2012 Science hardly ever advances in a straight line. Recent observations casting doubt on the existence of Dark Matter force us to consider the lessons of history.
January 25, 2012 As science advances, it becomes more abstract and distant from people's everyday reality. How do we bridge the gap so that society as a whole can engage in the questions of the day, from global warming to the debate on evolution?
Hugh Laurie as Dr. Gregory House on House
November 16, 2011 The hit series House can be used as a model for understanding how science works: ongoing testing of hypotheses leads to an explanation.
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