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Skepchick Quickies, 2.7

No link between flu vaccine and paralyzing disorder. The top women scientists in history. Sex blogger Violet Blue busts myths about female sexual victimhood. (Possibly NSFW.) What atheists are really …

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Skepchick Quickies, 1.26

Honest raptors refuse to lie about their fitness. I just like this headline. Caffeine and glucose combined improves the efficiency of brain activity. Do the majority of AOL’s profits come …

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Skepchick Quickies, 1.24

The next generation of rocket scientists. Does mindfulness meditation change brain structure in eight weeks? Undercover UK police cleared ‘to have sex with activists.’ (From Luciano.) A woman’s experiences as …

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Skepchick Quickies, 1.10

A takedown of The Australian Vaccination Network President, Meryl Dorey. (From Nick and belleatheist.) 8-year-olds publish scientific bee study. Budget crisis threatens future of US science. (From Kevin.) Hacking the …

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Skepchick Quickies, 1.5

Girl, 10, becomes youngest to discover supernova. (From jes3ica.) Positive results for ESP claims? Prof Daryl Bem of Cornell says yes. (From Brian Engler.) Is there science to back up …

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Skepchick Quickies, 1.3

Advice for the new year: Abandon resolutions. Reject positive thinking. (From Sarah.) Bad science in movies. Do pterosaurs still exist on Papua New Guinea? A greatest hit from Geek Feminism …

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Skepchick Quickies, 12.27

The Christians who felt discriminated against. (From Matt.) Related: Britian is officially a majority non-religious nation. (From Luciano.) Voodoo priests in Haiti are being lynched by mobs who blame them …

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Skepchick Quickies, 12.22

Sorry for the delay on these today. Please feel free to contribute your own clever excuse for me. UN restores gay clause to killings resolution. (From Luciano.) Afghan sex practices …

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