Glass Wings Blog: Science

The 60-Year-Old Scientific Screwup That Helped Covid Kill
A Dictionary of Science Fiction Runs From Afrofuturism to Zero-G
About 500,000 Australian species are undiscovered – and scientists are on a 25-year mission to finish the job
America’s Star Teenage Scientist Is Catalyzing Generational Change
An archivist’s night at the movies, part IV: Science fiction edition
Angela Merkel’s career shows why we need more scientists in politics
Artificial refuges are a popular stopgap for habitat destruction, but the science isn’t up to scratch
Beautiful Science: Picturing Data, Inspiring Insight
Big oil’s ‘wokewashing’ is the new climate science denialism
Box seat: scientists solve the mystery of why wombats have cube-shaped poo
Bushfires in a wet year have Australia's scientists looking to climate change
Cacophony of human noise is hurting all marine life, scientists warn
Can Arctic Animals Keep Up With Climate Change? Scientists are Trying to Find Out
Capitalism Will Ruin the Earth By 2050, Scientists Say
Climate emergency not slowed by COVID-19 pandemic and planet's 'vital signs' worsening, scientists say
Climate scientists: concept of net zero is a dangerous trap
COVID has reached Antarctica. Scientists are extremely concerned for its wildlife
Diagnosing Earth: the science behind the IPCC’s upcoming climate report
Excel autocorrect errors still plague genetic research, raising concerns over scientific rigour
Fantasy & Science Fiction giveaway
From Chicago to Uganda, scientists track the wildlife diseases that could infect humans—or spark the next pandemic
Global heating could stabilize if net zero emissions achieved, scientists say
The Great American Science Heist
Heroes, villains … biology: 3 reasons comic books are great science teachers
How making a film exploring Indigenous stories of the night sky enriched my perspective as a scientist
Huge New Wave Is the COVID Nightmare Scientists Feared Most
Hundreds of Australian lizard species are barely known to science. Many may face extinction
If I fits I sits: A citizen science investigation into illusory contour susceptibility in domestic cats (Felis silvestris catus)
In a time of COVID and climate change, social sciences are vital, but they’re on university chopping blocks
It’s now or never: Scientists warn time of reckoning has come for the planet
Legendary Arecibo telescope will close forever — scientists are reeling
Legendary Science Fiction Author Ben Bova Has Passed at the Age of 88
The less equal we become, the less we trust science, and that’s a problem
Lynnwood’s Greg Bear, stalwart of modern science fiction, starts writing his life story
Militaries plunder science fiction for technology ideas, but turn a blind eye to the genre’s social commentary
Next time you see a butterfly, treasure the memory: scientists raise alarm on these 26 species
No, Science Clearly Shows That COVID-19 Wasn’t Leaked From A Wuhan Lab
One Year After Declaring Climate Emergency, Scientists Say 'Massive-Scale Mobilization' Necessary
Reduce methane or face climate catastrophe, scientists warn
Rewild to mitigate the climate crisis, urge leading scientists
Science Fictions
The scientific genius who eschewed fame: remembering Thomas Harriot, 400 years on
Scientists decry death by 1,000 cuts for world’s insects
These animals went extinct in the wild. Scientists brought them back
‘They’ve been following the science’: How the Covid-19 pandemic has been curtailed in Cherokee Nation
Worried about Earth’s future? Well, the outlook is worse than even scientists can grasp
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