Reality Checks: Confederate Myths, Hiroshima, The Pill and Cancer, and the Science of The Fly
- People believe myths about the Confederacy because these myths populate textbooks and monuments. (via Washington Post)
- Why the United States used the atomic bomb on Hiroshima. (via NPR)
- A new study indicates that the birth control pill can prevent endometrial cancer. (via Think Progress)
- A scientist responds to the 1986 movie, “The Fly.” (via io9)
Featured image credit: Vinoth Chandar via Flickr
Got a link you think we should know about? Contact us here.