Philadelphia's March for Science draws thousands

Although the marches were billed as a way to emphasize "the vital role science plays in our democracy" they were largely protests against President Donald Trump's proposed cuts in budgets for science and research program as well as his well-documente... More..

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Canadian scientists take to the streets to march for science
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Canadian scientists take to the streets to march for science

US scientists will stage an unprecedented protest on Saturday , a March for Science provoked by steep cuts President Donald Trump has proposed for science and research budgets, and growing disregard for evid...More..

by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

NEW INFORMATION: Dad worries about sons if science spending cut

Scientists involved in the march said they're anxious about political and public rejection of established science such as climate change and the safety of vaccines. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) April 22, 2017 H...More..

by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Nationwide marches celebrate Earth Day, defend science

Protesters around the world are standing against Trump's budget proposal, which was unveiled in March 2017. "It is in every aspect of our lives", the New Yorker told Metro. They're too busy using their intellec...More..

by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Thousands March for Science Downtown

Prior to the march, about a dozen tents sheltered attendees as they listened to a variety of experts hold teach-ins on subjects such as sustainable energy solutions, citizen science projects, and government whi...More..

White House climate meeting postponed
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

White House climate meeting postponed

U.S. President Donald Trump walks to Marine One as he departs for a day trip to Kenosha, Wisconsin, from the South Lawn of the White House in Washington , U.S., April 18, 2017. Besides continuing Obama's effor...More..

by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Scientists march for science

Here are some of the interesting signs that were seen across the U.S.at the march . Topics included "Protecting Wildlife in an Era of Climate Change", "How to Stop Your Climate Denialist Uncle in His Tracks", ...More..

by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

'Science Not Silence': The Signs of the March for Science

During the election campaign, the NY tycoon said climate change was a hoax invented by China. "I think the profession of science is under attack, and why is that happening?" So, Earth Day would seem a flawl...More..

How the 'Facebook Killer' sighting at McDonald's played out
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

How the 'Facebook Killer' sighting at McDonald's played out

The murder was later posted to the social media site by the killer, who was said to be distraught over a break-up with his girlfriend. Stephens drives a white or cream-colored Ford Fusion and is considered ar...More..

Scenes from the March for Science in Washington, DC
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Scenes from the March for Science in Washington, DC

At the event in Nashville, Tennessee, where marchers shouted "science, not silence", lawyer Jatin Shah brought his sons, a 5-year-old who wants to be a dentist and 6-year-old who plans to be a doctor. "Scient...More..

#MarchforScience: Scientists Hit the Streets to Demand Respect, Funding
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

#MarchforScience: Scientists Hit the Streets to Demand Respect, Funding

Scholars in the fields of biology, ethics, environment, and economics attacked the upcoming " March for Science", scheduled for Earth Day this coming Saturday, as a threat to the public appreciation of science...More..

by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Facebook Spaces Brings a Fun Way to Interact in VR Environment

From augmented and virtual reality to next-gen wireless connectivity to brain-control user interfaces (really), today's session felt more like a TED Talk about science-fiction concepts that are already up and r...More..

by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

NZ begins global March for Science

Thousands of people are expected to attend March for Science events around the world to promote the understanding of science and defend it from various attacks, including US government budget cuts. March for ...More..

by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

March for Science aims to counter 'alarming' anti-science trends

The march is meant "to show that people support science and that they recognize the value of science in their lives", said Rich Ribb, an organizer for the march in Rhode Island. Christopher Kahler, profess...More..

K'taka: NGT directs immediate shutdown of industries around Bellandur lake
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

K'taka: NGT directs immediate shutdown of industries around Bellandur lake

The National Green Tribunal also said, "No waste - municipal solid, domestic, CMD - shall be dumped into the Lake or in buffer zone (prescribed by NGT) around the lakes". Meanwhile, J Crasta, Co-Chairman, Assoc...More..

'Excellent chance' US will stay in Paris agreement: Al Gore
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

'Excellent chance' US will stay in Paris agreement: Al Gore

At a minimum, said one GOP consultant close to the White House, Trump is likely to cut off contributions President Barack Obama was making to the Green Climate Fund under the worldwide accord, a key mechanism b...More..

by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

ISIS deaths from Afghanistan bomb strike rise to 90

The bombing came only a week after US President Donald Trump ordered missile strikes against Syria in retaliation for a suspected chemical attack, and as China warned of the potential for conflict amid rising...More..

Trump at Easter Egg Roll: 'We're right on track'
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Trump at Easter Egg Roll: 'We're right on track'

However, unlike the biggest celebrity guests during President Barrack Obama's administration such as Justin Bieber, Beyoncé and Ariana Grande, only the Easter Bunny and Trump himself were the star attractions d...More..

NASA finds evidence of life-supporting conditions on Saturn's moon Enceladus
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

NASA finds evidence of life-supporting conditions on Saturn's moon Enceladus

Enceladus could contain all the necessary ingredients for life - water, a source of energy and essential elements such as carbon, hydrogen, nitrogen, oxygen, phosphorus and sulphur. The observations - that Satu...More..

by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Here Are Some of the Best Signs From the March for Science

Marchers carried signs supporting sighs and some even carried dinosaur skeletons. Scientists and science enthusiasts gather prior to the start of the March for Science outside the Science Museum in central Lo...More..