Matthew Cortez
Matthew Cortez

A progressive who endeavors to enhance scientific literacy and political activism in today's youth, I'm a student at UC Santa Cruz who's been seduced by science and politics.

Iowa Caucus Update: Sanders Surging To Tie With Clinton

Sanders has shifted from being behind 2% to .6% in just one hour in the Iowa Caucus.

Celebrating 41 Years Since the Discovery Of Lucy

The discovery of the hominid skeleton Lucy has lead to a greater understanding of human evolution, and a great boon for science!

Bernie Sanders Is The Most Popular Senator

A poll by the Morning Consult found that Bernie Sanders is the most beloved Senator by the American public.

NASA Confirms Existence Of Liquid Water On Mars

With water officially discovered, Mars could be the host for potential fellow life in the universe.

Bernie Sanders Adds Racial Justice Platform To Website

Following the Black Lives Matter protest at Seattle, presidential candidate Bernie Sanders has added a section to his website tackling racial justice.

The Lexus Hoverboard Is Here!

Lexus has developed the next step in extreme sports; the Hoverboard.

Tonight’s Blue Moon Will Not Be Blue

Tonight, witness an event that won't occur for the next couple of years; the rise of a blue moon.

This Beautiful Hybrid Tree Grows 40 Different Types Of Fruit

A professor at Syracuse University has modified nature in one of the most unthinkable ways: grafting a hybrid tree that grows 40 different types of fruit.

ABC’s “What Would You Do?” Attacks Atheists

ABC's famous hidden camera show about various scenarios took a fictitious turn in an attempt to demonize atheists.

NASA Celebrates New Horizons’ Pluto Flyby

NASA managed to capture hi-definition images of Pluto, revealing a plethora of new information about the former planet.