Combating Global Warming Through Reforestation

July 12, 2019

A recent SCIENCE report (J. Bastin, ...

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Unprecedented Loss of Species in Coming Years

May 7, 2019

A report by the UN ...

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Monkey Trials go on and on

February 25, 2019

In 1993 I participated in series of debates held in Dallas on the topic of evolutionary theory, and whether the notion of &ldqu...

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Remaking the scientific grant process

October 10, 2018

No one could say that science isn’t big business. According to the current issue of SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, annual expenditu...

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Hippos Take Over Colombia

July 10, 2018


Dr. Ian Malcom, the dour mathematician in the Jurassic Park franchise played by Jeff Goldblum, is constantly remonstrating about the awesome power of genetics, “Life Cannot be contained!” Well, if th...

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