Statements about Science
"Scientists tell us that we could have a cure in 10 years for Alzheimer's" were it not for "overzealous regulators, excessive taxation and greedy litigators."
Says the federal government is supporting a study in Hawaii to "develop a menu for when we colonize Mars."
Tide gauges measuring sea level in Rhode Island since 1930 have risen "maybe about 10 inches since that time."
"Statistics show one male cat can father 420,000 kittens in five years."
"We have more scientists and engineers per square mile than anywhere in the world."
Embryonic stem cell research is at a "dead end, with no one good example of a successful treatment."
Toothpaste contains "the poison substance of fluoride."
"Hydrogen sulfide . . . [was] used in the genocide of Jews in Germany. "
Newt Gingrich "has suggested" building "a mirror system in space" could improve the Earth’s habitability.
Says Anthropology is a STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) field.
"A Cornell University research study concludes that ethanol generates a 29 percent energy loss, meaning it takes more than a gallon of gasoline to produce a gallon of ethanol."
Say water fluoridation started in Nazi Germany ghettos and death camps to pacify the Jews.
Says "as a share of the US economy, the government’s support for research and development (R&D) has fallen by nearly two-thirds since the 1960s."
"In Texas, we teach both creationism and evolution in our public schools."
Says scientists are "in dispute" over whether being gay is a choice.
"There's no scientific conclusion that (being gay) is genetic."
"Anywhere in the world, when someone uses a mobile phone, e-mail, the Internet or GPS, they are enjoying the benefits of the American miracle."
"The Republicans have demanded deep cuts in education. They've demanded cuts in cancer research and other research to find cures and treatments to diseases."
The hour of sleep you lose during the change to daylight saving time might initially pose some health risks.
"There is a growing body of evidence that radiation in excess of what the government says are the minimum amounts you should be exposed to are actually good for you and reduce cases of cancer."
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