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Centrum Silver has Been “Studied”

I think Superbowl Sunday is the best. You get to hang out with friends, eat and drink things that are really bad for you and focus on one of the …

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Happy Endings – The Final Twilight Movie Review

Once upon a time, there was a young, naive girl. The girl had only a few friends and so nobody warned her when, in all innocence, she stumbled upon an …

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FeminismSkepticism

The Plight of the Indian Woman

I’m angry today and I’m afraid I’m probably going to make you angry too. A reader sent in a link last week that took me down a path from amusement …

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Crowdsourcing Science

Crowdsourcing Discovery is a new project being put together by Ethan Perlstein. Ethan and his team are working on an unusual method for getting funding for their research; they’re crowdsourcing …

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ActivismSkepticism

Things To Do When The Internet Makes You Enraged

I’ve been struggling recently, trying to find the best way to handle the ongoing barrage of anger and hate that has been directed at various people in the community. Although …

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FeminismSkepticism

Guest Post – Julia Burke: Akin was wrong––but why? On rapists, myths, and “mechanisms”

Julia Burke sent us this great review of some of the actual science (or lack thereof) in Todd Akin’s comments on rape, but also in some of the responses to …

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Comment of the Week – Temporary Masala Edition!

A.Real.Girl is, last I heard, trapped in a basement with Scott Sigler, shipping out copies of his new book, The MVP. If you think this sounds like fun, you’ve obviously …

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See you at the Star Party!

The 4th Atlanta Skeptics Star Party is just a week away! In 7 days, we’ll be clinking glasses and eating great food while listening to great music, learning cool stuff …

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