Tag Archive for Science

Do You Stand With Science?

Do you stand with science? Because the implication in this video is that if you don’t support government “investment” in science, you’re anti-science. I think everyone, regardless of position in this debate, would agree that there is some optimal level…

Fracking Is Not Natural!

Sometimes it takes no more than a nutty sign to inspire a blog post. (pic via AP) Take a look at the pic to the right, from yesterday’s WSJ. The protester at left exclaims that fracking is not “natural.” (while…

The Never-Ending Search For “Natural”

Just a reminder, just because something is “natural” (whatever exactly that means), it’s isn’t necessarily preferred or even good for us. To wit, here’s a brief non-exhaustive list of natural things I would prefer to avoid: Hurricanes / Tornadoes /…