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Science

Cover Letter Requesting Employment at Tyrion Lannister’s Winery

To Lord Tyrion Lannister of Meereen, advisor to Daenerys Stormborn, The Unburnt; Queen of the Andals, the Rhoynar, and of the First Men Queen; Queen of Meereen; Khaleesi of the …

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You Could Win a Custom Cocktail AND Support Science Education

Have you ever wished that you had a cocktail created just for you? I know that you’ve always wanted to support science education as well as general tomfoolery. Well SkepchickCon …

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Science

CELL PHONES DON’T CAUSE CANCER

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Sorta transcript: CELL PHONES STILL DON’T CAUSE CANCER. Okay? Cell phones. Do not. Cause. Cancer. Usually I like to mess around, and build …

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Science

OK Cupid Users Doxed in the Name of Science!

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Sorta transcript: If you used OK Cupid between November 2014 and March 2015, congratulations! You may have been the unwitting subject of an …

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Science

“The Biggest Loser” Study Doesn’t Prove Weight Loss is Impossible!

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Sorta transcript: When weight loss is in the news, it inevitably revolves around the idea that it’s impossible to do, or if you …

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Bad Science: Circumcision Doesn’t Reduce Sensitivity?

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Male infant circumcision continues to be a hot topic here in the United States, with people on one side of the divide arguing …

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This 28-Year-Old Vegan Master Distiller Is Pretty Much Our Favorite Woman Ever

Marianne Barnes encompasses everything we love here at Skepchick: science, nerdery, women kicking ass, and booze. As the first female master Kentucky bourbon distiller at 28 years old, she’s an …

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Science

Wine Flaws: Send It Back or Suck It Up?

One of the most intimidating aspects of wine can be the prospect of sending back flawed wine in a restaurant. It’s an understandable anxiety inducer: You’re in a fancy public …

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