Skepchick Quickies 11.13
- Uganda to officially pass “Kill the Gays” bill – “Several European countries have threatened to cut aid to Uganda if it passes, with the UK government warning Uganda it would face severe reductions in financial help.”
- Everyone agrees with us on climate change, especially when we’re wrong – “a new study has looked at how societal tendencies can play a role in maintaining mistaken beliefs. The authors of the study have found evidence that two well-known behaviors—the “false consensus” and “pluralistic ignorance”—are helping to shape public opinion in Australia.” From CriticalDragon1177.
- The vaccination hoax debunked – This is a new-to-me site of lies, but they’re still the same old lies and complete inability to understand herd immunity. Still, I was mesmerized by the titles of other articles scrolling by at the top, since I think they hit every woo and conspiracy trope ever. From Julie.
- Self-healing synthetic skin points way to new prosthetics
Featured image by Jill Powell