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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Feminism

Birth Control Should Be Cheap and Easy, Over the Counter!

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Sorta transcript: A new metanalysis has been published outlining the evidence that oral birth control pills are safe and effective even for teens …

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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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PoliticsRandom AsidesSkepticism

Bad Chart Thursday: From 0 to Pot Pie in 5 Charts

I had so many terrible charts to choose from this week that it seemed a shame not to share them all, so here’s a quick rundown of my favorite data …

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Quickies

Quickies: Division in the Science March, Invasive Wildflowers in Cheerios, and Lord of the Flies in Modern Times

Science march on Washington, billed as historic, plagued by organizational turmoil – “Yet for all the excitement, STAT has found, plans for the march are plagued by infighting among organizers, …

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Skepticism

A Gray Cloud of Suspicion Now Hangs Over the White House

Twice during the testimony of Mr Comey and Admiral Michael Rogers today did I hear mention of a “cloud” hanging over the White House and our country. There are a …

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ScienceSkepticism

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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Politics

The Great Escape and Away We Go

Art is the great escape and I need an escape. I’ve had enough of Trump and his budget cuts to science, the elderly, the arts, the humanities, kid’s school lunches, …

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