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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Skepticism

Atheists Sue Over a Priest Visiting an Animal Shelter

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Transcript: Separation of church and state is vitally important here in America. It protects both religious and nonreligious people from discrimination on the …

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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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Skepticism

How Google is Spreading Fake News about an “Antifa” Killer

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Transcript: A few years ago, I started doing a talk about using social media to advance skepticism, though in reality it was also …

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Why Steven Pinker is Wrong About Violence

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Transcript: In 2011, celebrity psychologist Steven Pinker published the book The Better Angels of Our Nature: Why Violence Has Declined, putting forward his …

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ScienceSkepticism

Fighting the Common Cold: Myths and Facts!

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Transcript: It’s autumn here in the US, which means we’re heading toward cold season. And THAT means a whole lot of misinformation about …

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Skepticism

Rand Paul Tries to Stop Scientific Progress Because He Can’t Understand It

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Transcript: US Senator Rand Paul recently spent his valuable time attacking government spending on scientific progress as part of deliberations by the Subcommittee …

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Breathing Polluted Air: Aromatherapy vs Ionizers

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Transcript: So right now, California is on fire. Not all of it, obviously, but a significant portion — thousands of people are displaced …

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