"In the you-can’t-make-this-stuff-up pile today comes word of an academic paper that ponders the notion of gender as it relates to … blocks of ice." ~ The College Fix
"Academic gibberish" ~ Powerline
"A new low in climate 'science'" ~ NYPost
a) Why is a particular scientific field dominated by men?
b) How does this affect public perceptions of that field?
c) How does it shape policy choices?
...then there's something here for you.
"Kurlansky finds the world in a grain of salt." ~ NYTimes, on "Salt"
“One of the 25 Best Books of the Year.” ~ The New York Public Library, on "Cod"
“Required reading.” ~ NYPost, on "Banana"