6 Reasons Why Richard Dawkins Is The Ultimate Science Badass

1. When asked by a proponent of faith to justify his “belief” in the scientific method he responded: “If you base medicine on science, you cure people. If you base the design of planes on science, they fly. If you base the design of rockets on science, they reach the moon. It works, bitches.”

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5 Revealing Scientific Differences Between The Minds Of Liberals And Conservatives

brain differences liberals conservativesCan brain differences explain conservatives’ fear-driven political attitudes? See what the peer-reviewed research has to say.

1. Conservatives focus more on the negative Ebola danger_Consciouslifenews In a 2012 study published in the prestigious journal Behavioral and Brain Sciences, liberal and conservative participants were shown collages of both negative and positive images on a computer screen while their eye movements were recorded. While liberals were quicker to look at pleasant images, like a happy child or a cute bunny rabbit, conservatives tended to behave oppositely. They’d first inspect threatening and Continue reading

5 Signs That Science Is Taking Over The World

Science We Takin Over Tyson Gang There are a number of telltale signs that a radical science movement is bubbling at the surface, waiting to erupt like a volcano. Here are some reasons to believe that science is invading all our homes and that total dominance is imminent. Luckily for all, it’s looking like this is just the beginning.

1. President Obama recently created the BRAIN Initiative, a large-scale multi-lab effort to map every cell in the human brain. Just recently the National Institute of Health publicly announced Continue reading