Blog Archives for April 2012

People Don’t Read, and Why It Matters to Skepticism

A Skeptic Reads the Newspaper with Ben Radford
April 30, 2012

A lot of the time people simply don’t read--and this hold implications for both skepticism and public discourse. 

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A Skeptical Look at ‘Balance’

A Skeptic Reads the Newspaper with Ben Radford
April 16, 2012

The idea of "balance" is very popular in both society in general and especially with New Age and alternative medicine crowds. While it offers a superficially appealing way to view the world, it is actually often incorrect, misleading, and potentially unscientific. 

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