JAMA: Massive New Study Links Birth Control to Depression

Eat organic, freak out about, pesticides, vaccines, and hormones in animals but don’t worry about pumping artificial hormones into girls…. From NOVA! Millions of women who feel despondent or depressed when on the pill can finally take comfort in a new study that confirms what they might have suspected all along. The research, published in JAMA Psychiatry, is the […]

Fake News: Abortion Clinics Are Safe

“This new investigative report released this week by Americans United for Life, convincingly demonstrates that the Supreme Court’s claim that abortion clinics are “safe” qualifies as the lie of the year.”   “Unsafe documents in detail that the most common violations found in America’s abortion clinics include failing to ensure a safe and sanitary environment, […]

The Left’s War on Science

Neo-Malthusians helped create China’s evil One Child Policy.  What happened to the scientific method? Is it even being taught, let alone followed? From City Journal: My liberal friends sometimes ask me why I don’t devote more of my science journalism to the sins of the Right. It’s fine to expose pseudoscience on the left, they […]

Huge Plans for NASA

  Trump is planning on refocusing NASA on space and away from Climate Change. Obama had slashed Bush’s “Constellation” plans to return to the moon, and instead focused on “Islamic outreach”, and blaming humanity for “climate change”. Bob Walker and Newt Gingrich aim to have a moon base and then to Mars. Privatizing the Space Station […]

Good News: Skeptic Ebell will take on the E.P.A.

Hopefully American ingenuity will be unleashed and ridiculous regulations lessened. From the NY Times: The mug-shot posters, pasted on walls and lampposts around Paris by an activist group during the United Nations climate talks last year, were hardly flattering. They depicted Myron Ebell, a climate contrarian, as one of seven “climate criminals” wanted for “destroying […]

Global Greening: Benefits of CO2

THERE HAS BEEN A 14% INCREASE IN VEGETATION OVER THE LAST 30 YEARS. CO2 IS UP TO 400 PPM. WHICH IS STILL ONLY  0.04%. LOOKS LIKE IT IS HELPING THE WORLD, LIKE OTHER PERIODS OF WARMING. Matt Ridley, along with Bjorn Lomborg, are 2 of my favorite “warmists”. “These days there is a legion of […]

Toyota Introduces a robot buddy for $400

  Amazon Echo has nothing on this little guy. Sooner, rather than later, there will be a “cabbage patch kid/Iphone craze” that will sweep the nation. Remember the Tamagotchi Virtual Reality Pet? This robot buddy may be it. Watch the 2 minute video From Digital Trends.  Three years ago a small robot called Kirobo blasted […]

Self-Driving Hype Doesn’t Reflect Reality

More hype…the science is far off “In the near term, “self-driving” cars will resemble Teslas, with their “traffic-aware cruise control” that can maintain a safe following distance, change lanes and stop in an emergency. Then we’re likely to see vehicles that don’t require drivers but can only operate on a fixed, well-mapped route in cities […]