MY AMERICAN SCIENTIST

LOG IN! REGISTER!

AmSci Blogs

News Flash: Science Has Always Been Political

Adam ShapiroFeb 21, 2017

The March for Science has reignited an old debate about the nature of objectivity and scientific authority.

From the Staff

The Biology of Cannabis

Katie L. BurkeFeb 21, 2017

In this live video Q&A, plant biologist George Weiblen discusses what he's learned since 2001, when he became the first scientist with approval to grow marijuana and hemp in the lab.

Science Culture

A Two-Dimensional Zoo

Dianne TimblinFeb 20, 2017

Historian Charlotte Sleigh’s book The Paper Zoo taps into the British Museum’s rich collection to explore and contextualize five centuries of zoological illustration.

 

Macroscope

Using Twitter Hashtags for Science Education

David ShiffmanFeb 7, 2017

#CougarOrNot, #NotACopperhead, #DamOrNot, and #ButtOfWhat open up conversations about the joys and challenges of walking in an ecologist’s shoes (or… hiking boots).

The Long View

New Brain Insights from Cochlear Implants

Michael DormanJul 12, 2016

Scans of implant patients deaf in only one ear, before and after the procedure, have uncovered how quickly the cortex can rewire itself.

American Scientist Blogs

SEARCH OUR BLOG

SHOW FILTER OPTIONS

In This Section

Connect With Us:

                   

 

RSS Feed Subscription

Receive notification when new content is posted from the entire website, or choose from the customized feeds available.


Subscribe to American Scientist