Blog Archives for November 2013

The Mystery and Investigation of the Moving Statue

A Skeptic Reads the Newspaper with Ben Radford
November 22, 2013

 An ancient statue caught on camera turning in its locked display case in June 2013 unnerved many people, and it has been definitively debunked. More interesting, though, are the reactions to the solution. 

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Secular Sacred Sites and Ghost Hunting

A Skeptic Reads the Newspaper with Ben Radford
November 12, 2013

There is a natural and understandable human reverence for sacred and secular-sacred sites, but it can also lead away from critical thinking and skepticism. 

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Thor: The Dark World

A Skeptic Reads the Newspaper with Ben Radford
November 08, 2013

Thor: The Dark World is a beautiful mess, a visually stunning film badly in need of a rewrite.

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