ICYMI: August 11 – August 17 on the Skepchick Network
Even Teens are Paying Attention to Gluten, Nowadays
The misunderstanding of gluten has trickled down to the teenage set, it seems.
It’s Just a Phase
The thoughts and experiences of someone should not be dismissed out of hand simply because that someone is a teenager.
CIA Finally Admits Existence of Area 51 – Let’s Talk Ad Hoc
Christian explains how conspiracy theorists use the ad hoc logical fallacy to ignore reality.
Dam It, Hoover!
Gigi and family get a good look at the Colorado River and the Hoover Dam.
Kitchen Lab: An Experiment in Cup-Pan-Cakes
Beth learns from her mistakes while trying to make a hybrid cupcake-pancake.
Art Inquisition: Who Needs Art School?
Is art school worth it?
Trans-Exclusionary Radical Feminists (TERFs) are artificially inflating their presence on social media. We should be encouraged by that.
The Dangers of Hero Worship and Demonization
Let’s dismantle the idea of having heroes.
The Erasure of Beanna Manning
To all the people who constantly misgender PFC Manning: You should be ashamed of yourselves.
Pop Quiz: How Can We Use Games in Education?
Have you ever learned something useful from a game? Have you ever used games in your teaching?
Pop Quiz: Playtime in Class!
What in-school activities did you like best as a kid?
The Atheist Academic IX: My First Day of Teaching Bible Lit
Tori’s first day teaching the Bible as literature wasn’t as bad as she feared it would be.
Answers in Science with PZ Myers, Aron Ra, Zack Kopplin, and More
Courtney provides a wrap-up of the Answers in Science event held in Houston, TX.
Kai explains the importance of the #SolidarityIsForWhiteWomen Twitter hashtag.
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