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Overpopulation, and a Movie that Definitely Won’t Get the Oscar

, scientific adviser, Climate and Energy

As Oscar Night approaches, I’ve gotten to thinking about the movies I saw last year—not just the good ones, but a bad one too. It’s Inferno, which seemed to have everything going for it, but has sunk into cinematic oblivion with scarcely a trace. Why?

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We’re NASA and We Know It Makes Me LMFAO (with Curiosity)

, Deputy director, Center for Science & Democracy

Sure, you can watch the actual Mars rover Curiosity landing. And sure, you can watch people dance to LMFAO’s “We’re Sexy and We Know It.” But it did not seem possible that the two could be related. Until yesterday. Read more >

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