Essay

Space Shuttle Atlantis: happy landing and out with a whimper – Among the many things said and written about the ending of the American space shuttle program…

The Chinese model of government internet censorship – Some people were shocked when the Internet in Egypt and then Libya was all but shut down…

Update: Who’s afraid of Watson? – Not long ago a computer assembled by IBM, named Watson,…

Who’s afraid of Watson? – And the answer is, “What is Watson?”

Science in cold fusion – On March 23-24, 2010…

Should junk science be banned from movies and television? – Most of you reading this will think…

The U.S. in space, Moon, out. Commerce, in. – It’s not like the United States is the only game in space…

The borderland of net neutrality – Thank goodness the Internet is no longer an American plaything…

Impact or bomb? Science in the Age of Hype – Which of these two words, bomb or impact, would you put in the blank?