So, fun little experiment. Take an electromagnet and a piece of metal (or even just a regular magnet and some metal), place them close together and watch the metal "stick" to the magnet. You can…Blog Is gravity weaker than magnetism (or electrom 1 Like Flat Earth, Young Earth Creationists, and all
Cards on the table time, if you disagree with ANY scientific field of study (or all of them), you do not have to disprove their hypothesis or theory. You really don't need to attack…Blog Flat Earth, Young Earth Creationists, and all 2 Likes What is Science? (Can Science be a religion)
I wasn't feeling up to tackling this all in one go, so here's the first half, I'll try and finish the rest tomorrow.
You know I talk a lot about pseudoscience, and why many…Blog What is Science? (Can Science be a religion) 1 Like Thoughts on the book, "A beginners guide to o
After consulting with John Elder I decided to post this on my blog, it’s a more polished version of my debunk of EU. I intend to debunk the entire book, however I plan on only releasing these in…Blog Thoughts on the book, "A beginners guide to o 2 Likes Munchkin – My Bestest Buddy It was sometime in 1995. I had just gotten back from a field service trip to Canada. I made it back; my baggage hadn’t, and I was none too pleased about that. One of the perils of traveling for a… Discussion Munchkin – My Bestest Buddy 3 Likes The Playboy Interview: Richard Dawkins I suppose it was the news that Playboy magazine was returning nudes to its pages after a year's hiatus that sufficiently perked my curiosity to check them out again. I hadn't looked at Playboy since… Discussion The Playboy Interview: Richard Dawkins 4 Likes "Mistakes" in science
So many science deniers, pseudo science advocates, and religious apologists try to claim that Science has "made mistakes"
They imply that since science isn't always right, so all…Blog "Mistakes" in science 2 Likes Thoughts on pseudoscience
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For one to make room for a pseudo-scientific belief they must ignore or change natural laws, the math, those things which…Blog Thoughts on pseudoscience 1 Like DSC06090 photo DSC06090 3 Likes Prominent Democrats in Opposition of Prescri… 12 Dems in opposition Is Cory Booker in the pocket of pharma profiteers? Other Dems also opposed, some getting big contributions. Plenty of Repubs too. Bottom line is these people do not want to… Discussion Prominent Democrats in Opposition of Prescri… 3 Likes Should Dept of Education be Abolished? I've been trying to figure this out. I know I SHOULD be against abolishing the Dept of Education. Some arch-conservatives and reactionary types are for abolishing the department. I have not seen a… Discussion Should Dept of Education be Abolished? 2 Likes The Blowfish Fallacy What do gorilla suits and blowfish fallacies have to do with climate change? A favorite climate denier tactic is "laser-focusing on an inconsequential methodological aspect of scientific research, bl… Discussion The Blowfish Fallacy 7 Likes Women's March 2017 – Impressions
On the night of 8 November, 2016, in the wake of the stunning election of Donald John Trump to the presidency of the United States, an idea was started by a Facebook post and grew from there to…Blog Women's March 2017 – Impressions 4 Likes A Cult of Ignorance photo A Cult of Ignorance 2 Likes