Tag Archives: Science

Teaching kids science

I’m a big believer that you lay the foundations for thinking at an early age. My daughter’s in a preschool that invites parents to teach classes, so rather than whining about the lack of science education, I thought I’d do something about it. Yesterday I ran the second science lesson I’ve taught there. It wasRead more

Someday the magic will stop

We’re wired to seek controversy and novelty and to find false positives; all of these make bad science but good headlines. We have to stop all this magical thinking, or the magic itself will stop.