Blog Archives for June 2013

How I Covered the Bangladesh Toilet Ghost Hysteria Story

A Skeptic Reads the Newspaper with Ben Radford
June 26, 2013

I'm sometimes asked how my articles and columns come about; here's one recent example, about a ghost-haunted toilet in a South Asian factory.

Tracking the Chupacabra: The Wikipedia Page!

A Skeptic Reads the Newspaper with Ben Radford
June 20, 2013

My book solving the chupacabra mystery now has its own Wikipedia page!

Participating in a Brazilian Panel on Science Journalism and Skepticism

A Skeptic Reads the Newspaper with Ben Radford
June 05, 2013

Last July I was invited to São Paulo, Brazil, to speak on a panel about skepticism and the state of science journalism sponsored by Folha do Sao Paulo, the city's largest newspaper.