challenging religious privilege in public life



It is time to return to the Moon, open Free Space and go to Mars

Wherever we go between here and Mars, the challenge is not as daunting as going from the Earth to the Moon in 1961.

Biotechnology, synthetic biology keys to humans colonizing other planets

Living anywhere in our Solar System beyond Earth will require the same level of protection that an astronaut needs while walking in space.

The Certainty: More Future Failures Under Trump if Re-elected

There is of course still a reasonable chance that Biden will win, and his actions if he does will be seminal for our future.

Let Morality and Common Sense Combine for Our Future

General John Kelly is reported by CNN to have told friends that Trump "is the most flawed person" he has ever met.

Learn How NASA’s Robots, AI & the Singularity Will Save the Future

Learn how artificial intelligence, humanoid robots, machine creativity and the singularity will conquer space and maybe even save our own planet.

Can Trump be sued after he leaves the White House?

Trump could have since his election left a long trail of possible misdeeds which might encourage prosecution upon his leaving office.

Catastrophic Impacts of Population Growth

Countries that can’t provide enough jobs or adequate services for their growing populations should be encouraged to stabilize their populations.

Quest to colonize space demands boost from biotechnology, synthetic biology

Synthetic biology will become indispensable to establish a long-term human presence off-Earth, namely colonization.

Is it time to use CRISPR to save biodiversity?

Though scientists are optimistic that CRISPR could help, they also emphasize caution and community engagement in order to get it right.

Lab-Grown Mini Kidneys Are Bringing Science Closer to Custom Organs

Tiny versions of perfect custom organs are already serving as useful research tools and stepping stones toward full-fledged replacements.