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What the world needs is a great communicator of science who can connect with large audiences, liberal, moderate and conservative, to help explain what science is, and the wonders it reveals about nature and the nature of the universe. So do we have one?
Pivot has tapped two faces familiar to The Huffington Post to host their live, late-night show "TakePart Live": former HuffPost
BRIAN SWITEK: Once you put up a dinosaur skeleton it’s very, very difficult to take it back down again. There are actually
Human evolution, solar flares, and the Big Bang all made headlines this week. But did you miss the news? Don't worry -- I
HuffPost Senior Science Correspondent Cara Santa Maria counts down the top five science stories burning up the pages of the Huffington Post.
CSM: That is so cool. So what do you think? Want to participate in this global citizen science project and learn about your
From the lightest material on Earth to elusive dark matter, many fascinating science stories made headlines this week. I
A nanotech expert has made groundbreaking progress on an invisibility fabric. Cara Santa Maria reveals what's Hot on Science.
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From body hacking to a two-headed bull shark, I recently had the chance to reveal some of the hottest science news that made
HuffPost Senior Science Correspondent Cara Santa Maria speaks with Madeline Schwartzman about her book, "See Yourself Sensing," and how hacking the body can bridge art and science.
CSM: David told me that this process of freezing is called vitrification. That word literally means transforming a substance
HuffPost Senior Science Correspondent Cara Santa Maria talks to David Ettinger about cryonic preservation.
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From one of the oldest-known preserved human dissections, to a "knot" tied with water, the week was filled with interesting
HuffPost Senior Science Correspondent discusses the risks of an asteroid impact with the "Bad Astronomer" Phil Plait.
CSM: Holy crap! They really are going to inherit the earth. Speaking of creepy crawlies, I've heard a lot of folk wisdom
A supermassive black hole's speed of rotation, the jaw of a prehistoric predator, and brain-to-brain communication are just
HuffPost Senior Science Correspondent Cara Santa Maria sits down with Paul Haun and David Riherd of the Wildlife Learning Center to explore facts and debunk myths about different animals.
CSM: President Obama recently awarded Dr. Arnold the National Medal of Technology and Innovation for her efforts. And in