By Heidi Harley

science / science - 2 weeks ago

Quantum Frontiers salutes an English teacher

If I ever mention a crazy high-school English teacher to you, I might be referring to Mr. Lukacs. One morning, before the first bell rang, I found him wandering among the lockers, wearing a white beard and a mischievous grin. (The school had pronounced the day “Dress Up as Your Favorite Writer” Day...

science / science - 2 weeks ago

2024 SkS Weekly Climate Change & Global Warming News Roundup #23

A listing of 32 news and opinion articles we found interesting and shared on social media during the past week: Sun, June 2, 2024 thru Sat, June 8, 2024. Story of the week Our Story of the Week is Yale Climate Connection's& Resources for debunking common solar and wind myths, by Sueellen Campbell. W...

science / science - 2 weeks ago

Fact Brief - Is the ocean acidifying?

Skeptical Science is partnering with& Gigafact to produce fact briefs — bite-sized fact checks of trending claims. This fact brief was written by John Mason in collaboration with members from the Gigafact team. You can submit claims you think need checking via the tipline. Is the ocean acidify...