criticaldragon1177

Unfortunately it sounds like that signal that some people think is coming from an advanced alien civilization, isn't the real thing. The internet’s going wild about a SETI signal from…

ikanreed

Reading up on the SETI item, there's good cause to be skeptical. 1. The amount of power it would take to send the detected transmission in all directions as a…

victoriadashtwenty

No, actually, homeopathy is unregulated, which means it can be whatever the manufacturer wants it to be, which in at least one case meant a real drug that failed to…

Jon Brewer

In other news, we've got a new pipeline. Dakota Access Pipeline. If the idea of the Standing Rock Sioux being banned from certain parts of the Standing Rock reservation by…

Jon Brewer

Tylenol actually makes my head burn for some reason. So I avoid acetaminophen as a result. Pokémon Go also has the problem of Niantic rejiggering the game mechanics so it…

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Science

Did the Ice Bucket Challenge Fund an ALS Breakthrough?

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Sorta transcript: Remember two years ago, when people were dumping buckets of ice water over their heads and then challenging their friends to …

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Skepticism

Global Quickies: Burkini Ban Overturned, Being Trans in Turkey, and Racists All Over

FRANCE “After a month of intense national scandal and heightened international outrage, France’s highest administrative court, the Conseil d’État, on Friday overturned the burkini ban in a coastal area of …

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