Science Saturday


Independent journalists are taking to the skies, attempting to use drones to capture footage and livestream it.

Even though I’m a huge fan of tech, I’m not sure I feel this is an improvement or even a welcome development.

Scientists are trying to map electrons in action.

Very interesting way to look at the universe–the scale of everything.

Nice piece on the myth of the “girl brain.”

Okay, so a wearable tv is cool, but what I really want is the internet injected into my brain. Who’s going to make that happen?

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 →