Regulators also revoked the operating license of a Theranos lab and levied a fine. The sanctions were a major setback for the blood-testing start-up. Source: Elizabeth Holmes of Theranos Is Barred From Running Lab for 2 Years – The New York Times
The author of “Future Shock” warned about the dangers of rapid change, and many have come to pass, but advance planning has fallen out of favor. Source: Why We Need to Pick Up Alvin Toffler’s Torch – The New York Times
In 2012, network scientist and data theorist Samuel Arbesman published a disturbing thesis: What we think of as established knowledge decays over time. According to his book “The Half-Life of Facts… Source: Who Will Debunk The Debunkers? | FiveThirtyEight
Water’s just plain old water, right? Not when you trap it inside a tiny channel, it seems, because then it behaves like no other solid, liquid or gas. Source: New State for Water Molecules Behaves Unlike Any Solid, Liquid or Gas
Findings published on Tuesday are likely to replay a debate among climate scientists that started when a draft version of the paper came out last year. Source: Scientists Warn of Perilous Climate Shift Within Decades, Not Centuries – The New York Times
Eye Shape May Help Distinguish Predator From Prey – The New York Times.
NASA Administrator Gives Ted Cruz An Epic Lesson In How Science Works | ThinkProgress.
Deeper Ties to Corporate Cash for Doubtful Climate Researcher – NYTimes.com.
Leave the damn fossil fuels in the ground, says big nerdy study | Grist.