Monthly Archives: August 2011

BBC promoting funding for Quackery?

I recently complained to the BBC about some implicit promotion of quackery – here is their response. Continue reading

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A general lack of specificity

Jess Devonport finds rumours of mass extinction to be less specific than the press would have us believe. Continue reading

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Doctor Burzynski's miracle cure?

Keir Liddle revisits the work of Doctor Burzynski and questions why people continue to raise money to undergo a therapy and treatment that very likely doesn’t work. Continue reading

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Psychobabble: Mental Health Myths

Keir Liddle introduces a series of blogs exploring the commonplace and sometimes damaging myths of mental illness. Continue reading

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Who's Afraid of the Big Bad Wolf?

Boiron sued completely innocent blogger because he dared to tell the truth about homeopathy!!!!!11!!11! Can it possibly be true? Continue reading

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SOTF: Evidence Based Masturbation

For those who missed it here is what was covered in Stuart Ritchies sell out talk at the Fringe of Reason as part of Skeptics on the Fringe. Continue reading

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The Death of the Maperton Trust

The 21st Floor learns of the demise of the Maperton Trust. Continue reading

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