In the age of limitless knowledge, we’ve decided to opt for ignorance. I don’t blame us, we recoil at the sheer weight of it. But there is a way to escape this information overload.
While some are still debating on whether climate change exists, the actual experts are well beyond that question. I blame celebrities and the media for this gap in our understanding.
We both admire Lawrence Krauss. We were fortunate enough to interview him. But, the manner of the allegations against him, and his subsequent exit leaves us with a series of questions.
We love to hate Nickelback. But why? This week, the insane minds of Sci-gasm delve into the culture of public opinion and the means scientists use to measure our collective hate.
Fiction has given the world of science much inspiration. Flying cars, lolwut. This week, the boys from sci-gasm rank the greatest fictional minds, because they’re weird like that.