Science

The Crazy Reason Why Killing Coyotes Won’t Get Rid of Them

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Transcript: Some people think America has a gun problem. Some other people think America needs more people roaming crowded city streets with AR-15s …

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ScienceSkepticism

Bad Science Reporting: Vegetarian Diets DON’T Cause Cancer

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Transcript: The Independent has just published an article with the headline, “Vegetarians are ‘less healthy and have a lower quality of life than …

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How Toxic Masculinity is Destroying the Planet

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Transcript: You may be familiar with the phrase “toxic masculinity” — it’s the idea that our society has deemed certain traits and behaviors …

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Science

Why Customers Are Jerks to Retail Workers

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Transcript: It’s Christmastime, a time of good cheer, of family, of friends, and of being crammed into a Target with the very worst …

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Science

Can Dogs Go Vegan?

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Transcript: Knowing I’m a skeptical dog-owner who doesn’t eat meat, a few people sent me a link to a recent news story saying …

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Science

The Seven Words You Can’t Say on CDC Budget Proposals

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Transcript: Last week, the Washington Post reported that the Trump Administration has banned officials at the Centers for Disease Control from using seven …

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ScienceSkepticism

No, The Type of Alcohol You Drink Doesn’t Determine Your Mood

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Transcript: It’s the holidays and that means one thing: drinking. Drinking in the morning, drinking in the evening, drinking at suppertime. Okay, that’s …

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ScienceSkepticism

Why It’s Not Enough to Have Critical Thinking Skills

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Transcript: Last year, a University of Illinois at Chicago researcher published a paper showing a distinction between people who personally value their own …

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