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ICYMI: October 13 – October 19 on the Skepchick Network

ICYMI: October 13 – October 19 on the Skepchick Network

Teen Skepchick The Physics Philes, lesson 69: Hooke’s Law, Line, and Sinker Mindy explains Hooke’s law and how it relates to stresses and strains. 17-Year-Old Made to Receive Blood Transfusions Lux argues that just because someone is a minor doesn’t mean you can discount their decision-making abilities. Speak Your Mind: Recognize Women in STEM Who are the awesome science ladies w... »

ICYMI: February 17 – February 23 on the Skepchick Network

ICYMI: February 17 – February 23 on the Skepchick Network

Hello! It’s such a wonderful day! Or at least it will be after your brain soaks up this Skepchick Network awesomeness. Teen Skepchick Science Sunday: Diversity of Locomotion Ine continues here investigation of the diversity of life by looking at how animals move around. Atheism and Morality: Good without God? Does God define morality? Protecting the Young Protects No One Children don’t... »

Cross Post: In Defence of Statutory “Rape”

Cross Post: In Defence of Statutory “Rape”

This post was originally published on Teen Skepchick on 1-29-2013 by Lux. Obvious trigger warning is obvious The geek blogospheres blew up a little this past week when Glee basically ripped off Jonathan Coulton’s cover of Sir Mix-A-Lot’s “Baby Got Back”. This has a host of its own problems, which have been covered extensively elsewhere. (Seriously, did they just expect JoCo... »