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Planet Earth

Worst Science Article Headline Ever?

The LoomBy Carl ZimmerMay 3, 2006 8:42 PM


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X-Men may be closer than you think | CNET I suspect all science writers have had the unhappy experience sooner or later of busting their butts to translate tough science into clear writing, only to have a headline writer top it off with a load of nonsense. For more on the unhappy collision between Darwin and X-men see Chris Mooney here. (Fraternal hat tip)

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