PoliticsScience

Republicans Make America Ignorant Again About Climate Change

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Sorta transcript: Lamar Smith is the chair of the House Committee on Science, Space and Technology. He also doesn’t think human-caused climate change …

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ReligionScience

Are Atheists Scared of Death?

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Sorta transcript: Researchers at Oxford University have conducted a meta-analysis in which they examined 100 studies concerning fear of death, looking for correlations …

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Book ClubScience

The Feel Good Bar and Grill A Book About Robots You Can Color

You guys! I made my first book! It’s called The Feel Good Bar and Grill and you can color it if you want! From my Book Baby page: The Feel …

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PoliticsScience

Why Trump’s NASA Funding is STILL Anti-Science

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Sorta transcript: Donald Trump has signed a bill authorizing $19.5 billion for NASA for the next budget year. Wow, that’s a ton of …

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FeaturedScienceSkepticism

Should We Kill Sharks to Save Humans?

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Sorta transcript: It may be blizzarding this week on the East Coast, but here in California it’s basically summer, and I could not …

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FeaturedScienceSkepticism

Bad Chart Thursday: Pseudoscientific Chart Judges Science Reporting

A chart purporting to rank credible science journalism uses the most unscientific means ever: opinion presented as fact. Editors for the American Council of Science and Health (ACSH), an industry-funded …

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FeaturedScience

Pluto’s Apparent Planethood

New stories about the former planet Pluto popped up in my news feed again this week. It has now been over a decade since the definition of what qualifies as a planet was voted over, but this is still a controversial issue to many. I too got a special place in my heart for Pluto, but should what astronomers classify it matter to me?

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FeaturedScienceSkepticism

Why We Can’t Clone Wooly Mammoths in 2 Years

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Sorta transcript: “Prehistoric Wooly Mammoths About to Be Resurrected, Claim Harvard Scientists!” Holy crap! Wooly mammoths! Harvard! No way is this fake news, …

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