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Global Quickies: Outbreaks, Sects, and All You Can Eat Buffets

WORLD Cool (and depressing) interactive map that visually plots global outbreaks of measles, mumps, whooping cough, polio, rubella, and other diseases that are easily preventable by inexpensive and effective vaccines. …

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Is there a secular argument against abortion?

Yesterday, an article was published about atheists at CPAC (Conservative Political Action Conference). Featured prominently in the article was Dave Silverman, president of American Atheists. In it, Dave was quoted as …

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Tampons & Transparency

In November 2013, the non-profit organization Women’s Voices for Earth (WVE) issued a report titled ‘Chem Fatale‘ with a subtitle that explained the report’s contents – ‘Potential health effects of toxic …

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Global Quickies: Blackmail, abortions, and enemies of god

SAUDI ARABIA – Staff at a Riyadh university barred male paramedics from entering a women’s-only campus to assist a student who had suffered a heart attack and later died. – …

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Bill Nye vs. Ken Ham: THE LIVE BLOG

Look, it’s going to happen whether we like it or not. You may as well join your friends here at Skepchick as we all watch together. At 7pm ET tonight, …

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Global Quickies: Saints, Smoke, and Axolotls

CHINA The Ministry of Education has banned smoking in kindergartens, elementary and middle schools, and vocational schools. Yes, apparently, smoking was permitted in kindergartens. UK/MEXICO/THAILAND/PHILIPPINES/LEBANON Gary Bolton, who was sentenced …

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Boiling Water Tricks!

Over the past several days, thanks to the polar vortex, America has been frozen into their houses. Blind with boredom, one of us realized that if you throw boiling water …

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Global Quickies: 04/01/14

BRAZIL The ceremonial kick for the 2014 FIFA World Cup may be made by a paralyzed teenager using a mechanical exoskeleton controlled by the teen’s brain designed by the Walk …

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