Atheists: A Rant. Just because you’re an atheist, it doesn’t mean you’re a better person. I love this article so much.

How not to run a women in science campaign. Alice Bell breaks down exactly how and why scientists are so white, male, and upper-class.

Trans Student Attacking Girls in School Restroom! Or, you know… not. [TW: Transphobia] Rumors of harassment were greatly exaggerated.

Nightmare in Maryville: Teens’ sexual encounter ignites a firestorm against family. [TW: Rape, Violence] When a girl gets raped, the town sides with their rapists.

The 13 reasons Washington is failing. Ezra Klein walks us through the terrifying reasons our government is failing.

Ancient bug’s last supper of blood still in fossil. Scientists found a fossilized mosquito still containing blood. Next step: dinosaurs roaming the streets.

Millennials are pretty much like every other generation. Turns out millennials aren’t the end of civilization as we know it. Surprise.

What does science tell us about the relative dangers of drugs? Alcohol is by far the No. 1 most dangerous drug. Legality of drugs doesn’t correlate at all with how dangerous those drugs happen to be. Time for a better system.