Small Changes in Temperature Matter — Probably More Than You Think

Small Changes in Temperature Matter — Probably More Than You Think

Addressing the common misconception that a few degrees constitutes a “small” change in temperature. It doesn’t.

Climate Change Carries Great Risks, But New York Mag Story Goes Too Far

Climate Change Carries Great Risks, But New York Mag Story Goes Too Far

Downplaying the risks associated with climate change is a problem. So are overstatement and exaggeration.

Caged in the Present as Democracy Wanes

Caged in the Present as Democracy Wanes

Remembering our past skirmishes with authoritarian movements can aid us in preserving the freedoms we take for granted in the present.

Leaving the Paris Pact Puts America Last

Leaving the Paris Pact Puts America Last

The Trump administration’s decision to cancel the Paris deal endangers our planet, our economy, and our international standing.

Conservative and Evangelical Voices Rally for Climate Action

Conservative and Evangelical Voices Rally for Climate Action

Meet the conservative and evangelical voices hoping to jump-start action on climate.


SCIENCE

Small Changes in Temperature Matter — Probably More Than You Think

Small Changes in Temperature Matter — Probably More Than You Think

Addressing the common misconception that a few degrees constitutes a “small” change in temperature. It doesn’t.

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REVIEWS

REVIEW: Sharp Objects

REVIEW: Sharp Objects

Flynn’s debut novel is arguably her darkest to date, and spiked with plot twists and cruel women.

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HD

4K: What You’re Not Missing

4K: What You’re Not Missing

For most real-world viewing outside the theater, 4K offers marginal benefits at best.

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MOBILE

Google Goes Vertical in Street View Update

Google Goes Vertical in Street View Update

Google scales the steepest climbs on earth with its latest major update to Street View. Everest, Kilimanjaro and other peaks of the Seven Summits are now available in full panoramic detail.

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Recent Posts

Small Changes in Temperature Matter — Probably More Than You Think

Small Changes in Temperature Matter — Probably More Than You Think

Addressing the common misconception that a few degrees constitutes a “small” change in temperature. It doesn’t.

read more

Climate Change Carries Great Risks, But New York Mag Story Goes Too Far

Climate Change Carries Great Risks, But New York Mag Story Goes Too Far

Downplaying the risks associated with climate change is a problem. So are overstatement and exaggeration.

read more

Caged in the Present as Democracy Wanes

Caged in the Present as Democracy Wanes

Remembering our past skirmishes with authoritarian movements can aid us in preserving the freedoms we take for granted in the present.

read more

Leaving the Paris Pact Puts America Last

Leaving the Paris Pact Puts America Last

The Trump administration’s decision to cancel the Paris deal endangers our planet, our economy, and our international standing.

read more

Conservative and Evangelical Voices Rally for Climate Action

Conservative and Evangelical Voices Rally for Climate Action

Meet the conservative and evangelical voices hoping to jump-start action on climate.

read more

REVIEW: Sharp Objects

REVIEW: Sharp Objects

Flynn’s debut novel is arguably her darkest to date, and spiked with plot twists and cruel women.

read more

The Science of Why People Reject Science

The Science of Why People Reject Science

When it comes to belief formation, does cultural identity matter more than facts? Here’s what the social science says.

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New Interfaith Venture Focusing on Jesus

New Interfaith Venture Focusing on Jesus

An atheist and a pastor have launched an interfaith adventure to explore the figure of Jesus Christ.

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Substitutionary Theology Is Not a Good Look

Drought

Exploring some problems and implications with penal substitutionary atonement (PSA) theology, a common view among American evangelicals today.

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Creating a More Inclusive Christianity Takes More than Love Alone

Creating a More Inclusive Christianity Takes More than Love Alone

Fostering acceptance of LGBT communities ultimately requires addressing the theological assumptions that undergird how many Christians approach the Bible.

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REVIEW: Prelude to Foundation

REVIEW: Prelude to Foundation

For the 6th entry in Asimov’s Foundation series, adventure on Trantor awaits as the birth of psychohistory dawns.

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4K: What You’re Not Missing

4K: What You’re Not Missing

For most real-world viewing outside the theater, 4K offers marginal benefits at best.

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