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The making of a homeopath

Last updated: 10/16/2018

Lots of people are puzzled how healthcare professionals – some with sound medical training – can become convinced homeopaths. Having done part of this journey myself, I think I

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Moving Science’s Statistical Goal Posts - CSI

Last updated: 10/06/2018

Skeptic Authors Steven Salzberg and Joe Nickell to Receive Balles Prize in Critical Thinking June 14, 2013 Forbes columnist Steven Salzberg and author-investigator Joe Nickell will

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Lifting the Lid on Complementary and Alternative Veterinary Medicine

Last updated: 10/05/2018

No Way to Treat a Friend is an informative and readable exposé of Complementary and Alternative Veterinary Medicine (CAVM). Written in an accessible style and illustrated with sto

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Enter the Skeptic Zone: An Interview with CSICon Speaker, Richard Saunders - CSI

Last updated: 10/05/2018

Forbes columnist Steven Salzberg and author-investigator Joe Nickell will each be awarded the 2012 Robert P. Balles Prize in Critical Thinking, to be presented by the Committee for

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A Survey of the Alt-Right Exploited a Complete Misunderstanding of Evolution

Last updated: 09/13/2018

Psychologists Patrick Forscher and Nour Kteily wanted to do research on the alt-right, so they recruited a whole bunch of them online and had them take a survey. (Check out the ful

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An Investigation of the Missing411 Conspiracy - CSI

Last updated: 09/11/2018

Forbes columnist Steven Salzberg and author-investigator Joe Nickell will each be awarded the 2012 Robert P. Balles Prize in Critical Thinking, to be presented by the Committee for

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The March for Science - CSI

Last updated: 09/11/2018

Forbes columnist Steven Salzberg and author-investigator Joe Nickell will each be awarded the 2012 Robert P. Balles Prize in Critical Thinking, to be presented by the Committee for

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The Death of Expertise

Last updated: 08/07/2018

The Death of Expertise Length: 8 hrs and 40 mins Unabridged Audiobook 4.5 out of 5 stars 4.4 (410 ratings) Regular price: $26.59 A 30-day trial plus your first audiobook, f

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Lawmakers in UK and US Propose Sweeping Changes to Tech Policies to Combat Misinformation

Last updated: 08/07/2018

Two years after the twin historic events that rocked the global system–the Brexit referendum and the US Presidential election–lawmakers in Britain and the United States are hea

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But My Faith Brings Me Comfort

Last updated: 08/02/2018

June 12, 2012 But My Faith Brings Me Comfort Ever since I first realized that I am an atheist, I have received countless questions from Christian family members, friends, and even

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