Monthly Archives: September 2012

Skeptic News: M&S and the British Chiropractic Association develop underwear range

Can Underwear Help Your Posture? Chiropractors Working with Marks and Spencer Believe it Can. Continue reading

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Skeptic News: Missing Northwestern student update: Psychics get it terribly wrong

Indian relatives overseas told the parents of missing Northwestern student Harsha Maddula that they contacted a psychic on their family’s behalf and the word was good about a successful outcome.

The psychics got it wrong; terribly wrong.

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Skeptic News: ‘Black magic’ man rapes church member he said needed ‘a blessing

A man who claims to practice “Black Magic” is accused of raping a 17-year-old Tomball girl he lured to his home by telling her she needed to be blessed, according to Tomball police. Continue reading

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Skeptic News: Experts say it's not the end of the world

As the clock winds down to Dec. 21, experts on the Mayan calendar have been racing against time to convince the public the Mayas didn’t predict an apocalypse this year.

Some experts are now saying the Mayas may indeed have made prophecies, just not about the end of the world. Continue reading

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Skeptic News: Google Maps UFO

Friday morning, Good Morning Americashowed a photo of an unidentified flying object (UFO) that has appeared in two places on Google maps; the news has created an Internet buzz Friday morning. Continue reading

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Skeptic News: Woman conned out of RM1.6mil by ‘clairvoyant’ wins case

A WOMAN who lost more than S$650,000 (RM1.6mil) after being persuaded to part with it by a Thai fortune teller has won her case before the Court of Appeal. Continue reading

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Skeptic News: Iron Man 'carved from meteorite'

A mysterious Buddhist statue with a history that sounds like an Indiana Jones movie plot has extraterrestrial origins, researchers have discovered. Continue reading

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