"Study shows American's bodies are fulled of carcinogens" - Truth-Out
Oh great! It seems as if the average person's body contains more than 400 know carcinogens - courtesy of the soap, plastic containers, air pollution, and the "safe" water we drink. The researchers even found carcinogens in the umbilical cords of yet unborn children.
Letters from Africa: More science and less politics - BBC News
Great letter to the BBC from Ghanaian writer Elizabeth Ohene on the importance of science. Well said Ms. Ohene!
Short answers to questions about black holes - New York Times
And while we're on the topic of science, check Dennis Overbye's great answers to questions submitted to him by New York Times readers.