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An Open Letter to Telescope Protesters in Hawaii

Why astronomy on Mauna Kea is not a desecration but a duty.

What Really Inflamed the Coronavirus Epidemic

Censorship didn’t worsen the deadly virus outbreak. Incompetence did.

Why Doesn’t Everybody Have Dark Skin Today?

Questions and answers about the science of skin color.

Never Say Wolf

How taboo language turned the wolf into a monster.

How Geology Can Ease Your Mind

Take comfort that we live on a very old, durable planet.

Why Astrology Matters

Seeing meaning in the stars is a vital part of the scientific story.