Educated people in the medieval period were well aware that the Earth is round, a fact immediately evident when you see a lunar eclipse.
As Western society secularizes, religious liberty is in danger of becoming passé.
One view, favored in the media and academia, says that faith stands separate from science, or that science has displaced faith.
I heard a promotion on our local NPR station for a report about the alt-right and their dual infatuation with Medieval Europe and pop star Taylor Swift.
A recent study investigated microRNAs in Saccharina japonica and compared them to previously investigated microRNAs, including in a different brown algae species.