ScienceSkepticism

No, The Type of Alcohol You Drink Doesn’t Determine Your Mood

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Transcript: It’s the holidays and that means one thing: drinking. Drinking in the morning, drinking in the evening, drinking at suppertime. Okay, that’s …

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Skepticism

Atheists Sue Over a Priest Visiting an Animal Shelter

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Transcript: Separation of church and state is vitally important here in America. It protects both religious and nonreligious people from discrimination on the …

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Politics

How Net Neutrality Helps Science Communication

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Transcript: If you have been on the internet in the past few weeks, you probably already know that on December 14, the Federal …

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ScienceSkepticism

Why It’s Not Enough to Have Critical Thinking Skills

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Transcript: Last year, a University of Illinois at Chicago researcher published a paper showing a distinction between people who personally value their own …

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PoliticsScience

Elephants Are Self-aware. Trumps Are Not.

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Transcript: Back when I was just a baby teenaged magician, I had a friend who was a clown with Ringling Brothers. When I …

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Science

Does Mindfulness Work for Teens?

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Transcript: Mindfulness is a trend that really caught on in the last few years, particularly in skeptic and sciencey communities. It’s a form …

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Skepticism

How Google is Spreading Fake News about an “Antifa” Killer

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Transcript: A few years ago, I started doing a talk about using social media to advance skepticism, though in reality it was also …

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Politics

Trump Nominates Ghost Hunter to be Judge

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Transcript: The Trump administration has made a lot of kooky appointments, and by “kooky” I mean “oh god we’re all going to die.” …

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Jamie Bernstein

Ok, I'll play! 1. First of all, you assume that sexism is the reason for disparities in male dominated fields. Where is your conclusive evidence? I don't make the assumption…

cosmiccrunch

You make a lot of assumptions to prove your case. First of all, you assume that sexism is the reason for disparities in male dominated fields. Where is your conclusive…

John the Drunkard

Well, alcohol is just alcohol, no matter what's in the glass with it. But aren't some drinks more laden with toxic side chemicals? Some folks get migraines from red wine,…

kagehi

Sigh. One really hopes that the details of this are more complicated than they seem. This smacks of the recent case with the guy that would sell a premade cake,…

criticaldragon1177

Rebecca Watson, Yet again, so much for the idea that free market absolutism is a good thing.

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