Science, Culture, Meaning
with Adam Frank and Marcelo Gleiser
Our first “Ask a Scientist” feature is all about the ever-growing universe.
Objects coming into our solar system have an origins story to tell.
* Well, hold on a minute. Those claims are debatable.
Submit your Big Question about humanity, science, and meaning.
From Newton to today’s scientists, we’re only seeing part of the story unfold.
We trust science more than we even realize, and yet we’re quick to reject it. Why?
Is it time to take the idea of panspermia more seriously?
Can we ever be really sure we’ve learned everything about nature?
The collapse of Theranos reminds us that in science, facts have the last word.
Just how much do we need to damage the earth before we change our ways?