Drexel News Blog Did you hear the news today? Science has finally proven that men are bigger idiots than women. Men: Hold on and don’t get too defensive just yet. Women: Don’t gloat, or we may turn out to be the idiots here. Because there … Continue reading Who’s a Bigger Idiot? Men, Women or Purveyors of Joke Science?
Drexel News Blog Photo by Rachid H, used under Creative Commons license Red wine is bad for you again. Pesticides are killing the bees. Wait a few days, and the bees are doing better than we thought. If you weren’t paying attention to the news … Continue reading How Can You Make Science News Better? Ask a Historian or Sociologist of Science.
Drexel News Blog Sometimes comedy is all about the timing: The Yellow Fever epidemic that swept through Philadelphia in 1793 was absolutely not funny at the time when it left 5000 Philadelphians dead. “But more than 200 years later, we can laugh at the ridiculous … Continue reading How a Health Historian Became a Comedy Headliner