The more vicious public debates we have, the more it will seem like a ‘conversation’ cordoned off to those masses for whom an awareness of social and political issues is only just budding.
Science can often be complicated to deal with and benefit from a journalist’s gaze – but it must be accompanied, if not preceded, by science communication.
The armour is not actually accompanied by the male gaze in the film, and may not even have been meant as armour at all.
Wonder Woman’s armour isn’t entirely about ‘her choices’: it creates new ways to harm her because it’s trying to preserve other things.
The extent of Euclidean geometry’s imperfections only really came to light when physicists used Riemann’s geometry to set up the theories of relativity.
A Weyl semimetal is a crystal whose lattice has the uncommon ability to carry electrical energy at room temperature.
Physicists from the Indian Institute of Science, Bengaluru, have found that topological insulators needn’t always be crystals – as has been thought.
Neither the persuasion to nitpick scientific studies nor our persistent hypocrisy is going to end the GM crops debate.