Horgan asked skeptics to criticize dubious/harmful claims from mainstream institutions. I will take his advice by criticizing dubious and harmful media claims, starting with his.
It’s logically impossible for machines to “take a job” out of an economy. Now or ever. Caveats: 1. I am writing…
Why does antibiotic resistance evolve quickly, but fever resistance does not? Hot off the academic presses, this paper tries to answer the question.
Nature published a paper about chimpanzees who hurl rocks at particular trees leading to cairn-like piles, leading to absurd speculation…
Mating strategy & beliefs about homosexual promiscuity key Opponents to same-sex marriage frequently use arguments such as that it would harm…
SPOILERS. My list of plot holes, inconsistencies, failings and just plain nonsensical bits in the Star Wars: The Force Awakens.
Skeptic Ink bids a fond farewell to Mr. Jonathan Pearce.
The too-good-to-be-true Putin quote struck a chord with many in the wake of the horrific attacks in Paris.
Thousands of people vote on what irks them the most, that they never dare speak up about.
Not necessarily the news.