U.S. is #4 in “development” but only #24 in “sustainable development”

The UN’s famous Human Development Index (HDI) is a little over 20 years old. Of all the

Why Do People Want To Blame Victims?

Whether we are talking about physical, sexual, or emotional
12 December | by Michael Thomas

How do you actually make a GM tomato?

So, I think we’ve all seen this type of
12 March | by Michael Thomas
Mental Health

Why do some sane people have such wacky beliefs?

An analysis of everything from views on climate change to
28 January | by Michael Thomas

How We Can Stop Malaria In Its Tracks

Malaria leads to the death of over 550,000 children every year; nearly one dead child every minute. The

First New Antibiotic in 25 Years: Super Effective

Antibacterial compounds have been used to help humans overcome
8 January | by Michael Thomas
Breaking News

Highest Ranking Child Protection Officer Says People Watching Child Porn Shouldn’t Be Charged

Simon Bailey, who is the highest ranking child protection
9 March | by Pete Kelly

Palm oil’s in everything and everywhere, and it’s destroying Asia’s rainforests

Palm oil has become an almost ubiquitous replacement for
26 July | by Michael Thomas

The completely free, safe, 99.6% effective way to avoid pregnancy

19 April | by Michael Thomas
I was recently discussing birth control with friends of mine, about the various costs and advantages of each system. We discussed condoms, emphasizing their

Do Yourself A Favor: Get Enough Sleep

A lack of sleep can contribute to many health problems such

Everything you really need to know about WiFi and cellphones

Before a danger is recognized in the public sphere,
Child Services

How Can We Solve Society’s Pedophile Problem?

There are a lot of voices that protest that