If the big bang hypothesis is right — the scientific postulate, not the television program — then the world is … Continue reading What were the accidents that changed the world?
Diseases prefer sticky, hot climates. Bacteria flourish in wet, moist environments, from salmonella emerging in left-out meat to cholera outbreaks … Continue reading What do we do to manage diseases and the environment for a habitable planet?
The first Americans to sprinkle their tubes food in vacuum. Their successors enjoyed much better fare on the Apollo flights, … Continue reading What do astronauts eat and drink in space?
The world could use a lot more kindness right about now, don’t you think? That’s why we got psychologists to … Continue reading Do you do acts of kindness?
My kiddo asked me this the other day. And well, the answer to that is yes. That’s right, dinosaurs do still … Continue reading Do dinosaurs still exist?
Bats have a pretty bad reputation, which is not surprising considering the number of pathogens they carry that can infect … Continue reading How do bats live with so many viruses?
Let’s look at Earth again. Life took 2.5 billion years to go from single- to multi-celled organisms, which are needed … Continue reading What are the brief answers to the big questions? – Part 2
My mom is on a roll. She recently swiped the can I had just finished and pull off the ring … Continue reading Do you collect ring tabs of cans for charity?