SciFriday: Fungus Among Us

April 13, 2019

A strain of yeast called Candida auris is causing deadly infections at hospitals around the world. It kills almost half of the patients who contract it within 90 days, according to the CDC, which calls C. auris an “urgent threat.”

Robert Blaise – Eugenics and Human Weeds

March 18, 2019

IS EVERY person created by God with intrinsic value, or are some people flowers while others are weeds? Robert Blaise, producer of the documentary Human Weeds, discusses the repackaging and rebranding of the eugenics movement.

SciFriday: Robot Love

January 25, 2019

Researchers have noticed a growing trend—people identifying as “digisexual” or “cybersexual.” What does it mean for society when people are trading human contact for love with a cyborg?

Venezuela Burning

January 24, 2019

The Trump administration has recognized the opposition leader in Venezuela as the lawful head of government, while Russia is warning of “catastrophic” consequences for intervention.

SciFriday: Werewolves

October 5, 2018

We begin our special series for October with a look at the biology, mythology, and theology of the werewolf. Here’s the link to Derek’s article that discusses the “lionlike men of Moab.”

SciFriday: Reprogramming the Human Brain

September 28, 2018

Researchers at the University of Maryland, working with the U.S. Army, say they’ve developed a method of transmitting information between microelectronics and biological systems like the human brain.

SciFriday: Wiring Our Kids Into the Matrix

September 21, 2018

Technocracy and transhumanism go hand in hand. The Education-Industrial Complex is reaching even into small towns in rural America with long-term consequences for our future.

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