Rebecca leads a team of skeptical female activists at Skepchick.org and appears on the weekly Skeptics' Guide to the Universe podcast. She travels around the world delivering entertaining talks on science, atheism, feminism, and skepticism. There is currently an asteroid orbiting the sun with her name on it. You can follow her every fascinating move on Twitter: @rebeccawatson.
Buzz Parsec Urgh! Seem to have messed up the links. The "hard cases make bad law" link should have closed immediately after the end of the quote,... – Dec 07, 11:41 PM
Buzz Parsec Nerdiness requires me to mention Boyle's Law, Newton's Laws, Kepler's Laws, and Godwin's Law. (Moore's Law, on the other hand, I have some doubts about.)... – Dec 07, 11:36 PM
Filias Cupio I've come up with a highly accurate generalization: Any law named after a person is a bad law. These laws use an emotive response to... – Dec 07, 9:23 PM
Jules0512 Thank you Sarah, that was absolutely beautiful and touching. I didn't always agree with how he did things, but I always admired his grace and... – Dec 06, 5:25 PM
dahduh Thank you Sarah for that tribute. He has been in poor health for a long time so his death comes as no surprise, but even... – Dec 06, 11:17 AM
Nicole Lovely post. I wish I had spent more time around and about South Africa, rather than in the desert surrounded by rocks and telescopes (though... – Dec 06, 10:35 AM
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