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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Feminism

The Herstory of Hepeating

What follows is a guest post by my friend and former Skepchick Maria D’Souza Walters. I’ve added a bit of commentary below. Everyone needs a place to vent their daily frustrations …

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ScienceSkepticism

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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Skepticism

How to Debunk Misinformation

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Transcript: Every year or so, there’s a new study put out by psychologists telling us another reason why I shouldn’t bother debunking pseudoscience. …

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Science

The Science of the Female Orgasm

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Transcript: Since the beginning of humanity, humans have been fucking. And since the beginning of the scientific method, humans have been fucking for …

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Skepticism

Why Having a Daughter Might Make You Get a Divorce

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Transcript: A new study shows evidence that couples who have teenage daughters are more likely to divorce, compared to couples with teenage sons …

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FeminismScience

Why Preschool Kids Aren’t Learning Science

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Transcript: What should you teach a pre-schooler? When I think of kids that age, say 3-5 years old, I think of teaching them …

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Politics

Survey: People Hate Nazis but Love Nazi Ideology

Support more videos like this at patreon.com/rebecca! Transcript: Why aren’t more people Nazis? That’s a question I never thought to ask myself until very recently, when I read about a …

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