Basic Bee-havior

Oh boy, that is a terrible, terrible pun, but once you know what exactly I am talking about, I hope that you will be able to forgive my punning audacity. Because, see, this whole article is about a recent study out in the journal Science that talks about bees and how they behave. And there’s a bonus link to a stewing and brewing science journalism controversy, after the jump. Continue reading Basic Bee-havior

Sexuality Lacking Understanding and Thoughtfulness: What it Really Means to Be a SLUT

There are few four-letter words as nasty as the word “slut.” Few other words elicit such intense disdain, self-righteousness, or indignation. But what it actually means to be a slut in our culture is rife with complexities. Continue reading Sexuality Lacking Understanding and Thoughtfulness: What it Really Means to Be a SLUT