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Check Your Facts

We all know that not everything you read on the internet is true. But how do you know what is true and what isn’t? How do you know if politicians …

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A Response to Jordan Peterson

An interview with University of Toronto Psychology professor Jordan Peterson has been circulating around social media for a few days now. In the interview, Peterson says a number of disturbing …

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Did the Ice Bucket Challenge Fund an ALS Breakthrough?

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Sorta transcript: Remember two years ago, when people were dumping buckets of ice water over their heads and then challenging their friends to …

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Women in Science: The Card Game. Gameplay Review!

This post was originally posted on Mad Art Lab and is by Dale Debakcsy. Creating a research lab is tough.  You’ve got to recruit people of complementary talents, give them …

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Are Fat People Dumber Than Thin People?

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Sorta transcript: Study: Fat People More Likely to Be Stupid, reads a headline, and oh look, it’s accompanied by a photo of a …

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Cross-post: Hail to the Queen – interview with Simone Giertz

This post (in swedish) was originally published at Skepchick.se Simone Giertz is a Swedish inventor, a youtube sensation, and the queen of creating amazing – yet somewhat impractical – robots. Some …

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Ghostbusters, Misogyny, and Perceptual Bias

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Sorta transcript: Did you know there’s a new Ghostbusters remake? If you’re a woman on the internet I bet you did, since it’s …

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Why Outlawing Guns on Drones May Be Bad for Science

Sorta transcript: Thanks to the current quick pace of technological advancement, our society is constantly trying to keep our laws relevant to the weird new things humans are constantly trying. …

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