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Space Investor Steve Jurvetson and “The Martian” Author Andy Weir Mind-Meld Over Mars

Raw Science interviews New York Times best-selling author Andy Weir (“The Martian”) and space investor Steve Jurvetson inside Steve’s office at Draper Fisher Jurvetson,…


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How a Chinese Govt Lab Traced the Evolution of Ebola in Sierra Leone in 2014

A key finding is that the Ebola virus evolves at a steady evolutionary rate. Source –Nature(2015)doi:10.1038/nature14490, Chinese Academy of Sciences  A recent study published in…


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Birds Survived Meteor Strike 66M Years Ago To Evolve Human Speech

Most of life was wiped out 66 million years ago after a meteor strike and only a few species of birds survived life on…


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LightSail Panel Discussion with Screening of The Looking Planet!

Celebrate the launch of LightSail!   June 10, 2015  7:00 – 9:30pm Cross Campus Pasadena The Planetary Society will present a special conversation about LightSail…


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8 Maps To Change The Way You Look at Africa & The World

Source – Take Part (8 Maps That Will Change The Way You Look At The World)  This collection of world maps published here at TakePart.com looks…


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Game Theory @ Tipping Point of Climate Change. Who Wins?

“When the uncertainty is small, however, societies are much more likely to coordinate efforts and avoid the tipping point.” Source –Game Theory: Tipping Climate…


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Malaysian Govt Invests $27M in Bezos Backed “General Fusion” of Canada

The Malaysian government invested ($27M) in General Fusion, the largest fusion energy program in Canada. General Fusion was established in 2002 to create power from nuclear fusion which…


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VR EVENT! Emotions in a Virtual World

Raw Science TV & Mindshare Present “The Nostalgist: Emotions in a Virtual World”   Friday, May 29th / Doors at 7pm / Program 8pm-10pm…


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How Much Are the Ocean’s Worth? US$24 Trillion per WWF Report

“Earth is distinguished from all other known planets by the presence of a warm, salty ocean that covers more than two-thirds of its surface….


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Mayo Clinic Finds Digital Health Interventions Reduce Cardiovascular Disease

On average, digital health interventions reduced relative risk for cardiovascular disease outcomes by 40 %. Source – Mobi Health News, Jonah Comstock Mayo Clinic…