Category Archives: Politics

Five Billion Years of Solitude: Lee Billings on the Science of Reaching the Stars

Category: Exoplanets, Interview, Journalism, NASA, Politics, Science, Science Fiction, Science Writing, Space flight, Travel | Tagged , , , , | 11 Comments

Autism Awareness is Not Enough: Here’s How to Change the World

Category: Asperger Syndrome, Autism, Culture, Education, Ethics, Genetics, Health, Media, Neurodiversity, Neuroscience, Politics, Science, Social networks, Technology | Tagged , | 47 Comments

An Eye-Opening Adventure in Socialized Medicine

Category: Bacteria, Ethics, Health, Politics, Science, TV | Tagged , , , , , , , | 149 Comments

Why the GOP Hates the National Science Foundation

Category: Journalism, Media, Politics, Science, Sexuality, Social networks, War | Tagged , , , , , , | 43 Comments

The Plot to Turn On the World: The Leary/Ginsberg Acid Conspiracy

Category: Art, Books, Drugs, Gay, History, Interview, Multimedia, Poetry, Politics, Psychedelics, War, Writers | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 15 Comments

Autism, Vaccines, and Community: Straight Talk with Seth Mnookin

Category: Asperger Syndrome, Autism, Bacteria, Biology, Books, Ethics, Genetics, Health, Interview, Journalism, Media, Memory, Neurodiversity, Neuroscience, Politics, Science, Writers | Tagged , , , , , , , | 61 Comments

Why Can’t the Heroic Intern Who Saved Giffords’ Life Get Married in Arizona?

Category: Ethics, Gay, Marriage Equality, Politics, Sexuality | Tagged , , , , | 13 Comments

NOM, A Late-Stage Cancer in the American Body Politic

Category: Gay, Journalism, Marriage Equality, Media, Neurodiversity, Politics, Sexuality | Tagged , , | 116 Comments

After 50 Years in the Lab, A Reproduction Expert Comes Out of the Closet

Category: Biology, Books, Endocrinology, Feminism, Gay, Health, Interview, Neurodiversity, Politics, Science, Sexuality, Women, Writers | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

No More Pity: The First Openly Autistic White House Appointee Speaks Out

Category: Autism, Health, Interview, Neurodiversity, Neuroscience, Politics, Science, Technology | Tagged , , , , , , , | 12 Comments