Stories are a great medium for communicating social values.
E.O. Wilson says that the political and practical mechanisms to make half the world into a nature reserve already exist.
Use this classroom resource to have your students learn about PrEP, an HIV prevention treatment that is the subject of a recent study in the Netherlands. Discuss implications of PrEP on the spread of HIV with this audio segment from Science Friday.
Scientists have been able to genetically engineer malaria-resistant mosquitoes. But is it ethical to release them into the wild?
In this archival interview from October 9, 1992, Carl Sagan and Ann Druyan talk about their book “Shadows of Forgotten Ancestors: A Search for Who We Are.”