Science Saturday


Interesting piece on how psychology affects performance in the world of sports.

Birds may be using a sophisticated grammar to communicate.

Great space images via National Geographic.

Edward Tenner on why the Webb Telescope is worth it, even if it is over-budget and late.

Hackers attempt to break into 600,000 Facebook accounts a day.

Brian Spears is Senior Poetry Editor of The Rumpus and the author of A Witness in Exile (Louisiana Literature Press, 2011). His poem “Upon Reading That Andromeda Will One Day Devour Triangulum and Come For Us Next” was featured in Season 9 of Motion Poems. More from this author →