Our Ancestors Wore Babies Into Battle

According to MIT graduate student Tomer Ullman, humanity's early ancestors harnessed the "natural adrenaline boost" brought on by the sound of wailing babies by strapping infants to their bodies and wearing them into battle. » 9/14/14 1:00pm 9/14/14 1:00pm

New Bills Revive Intelligent Design Debate

With all the fighting over reproductive rights, unions, and healthcare, you've probably been thinking, let's fight about intelligent design again! Yes, the issue the nation already spent way too long discussing in the last decade is back, and poised to take up more time that could be spent debating real problems… » 3/17/11 10:45am 3/17/11 10:45am

Study Linking Autism And Vaccines Was A Total Fraud

A landmark 1998 study purporting to show a link between vaccines and autism has now been exposed not just as "bad science," but as a fraud. » 1/06/11 9:45am 1/06/11 9:45am