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Skeptic News: Homeopaths claim NHS Lothian consultation flawed

In a remarkably ironic twist to the NHS Lothians recent consultation on homeopathy Cristal Sumner, chief executive of the British Homeopathic Association has claimed the consultation had been “fundamentally flawed”. Continue reading

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Skeptic News: NHS homeopathy consultation – the results are in!

Yesterday NHS Lothian published an initial report on the findings of it’s homeopathy consultation. We approached Edinburgh Skeptics for their views on this initial report. Continue reading

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Skeptic News: Anon hack Edinburgh Skeptics

A number of UK websites have been targeted by the “hacktivist” group Anonymous as part of #OpFreeAssange including, strangely, Edinburgh Skeptics. Continue reading

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Skeptic News: At the Fringe of Reason

Everyone on the Edinburgh Fringe wants to sell out and it’s sometimes joked that the easiest way to sell out is to have no tickets to sell. However Edinburgh Skeptics free “Fringe of Reason” events kicked off their third year with yet another full house. Continue reading

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Skeptics on the Fringe: Hey skeptics can you spare a dime?

Edinburgh Skeptics need your help to make this years Skeptics on the Fringe the best yet. Continue reading

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Event: Skeptics on the Fringe

Information on the Summer of Scottish Skepticisms biggest events series – the Skeptics on the Fringe festival. Continue reading

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Enlightenment 4 – He Slimed Me

In paranormal circles, Edinburgh holds the honour of being “The Most Haunted City In Europe”. In this episode of Enlightenment, The 21st Floor examines some of the things that go bump in Auld Reekie, looking at some of the city’s spooky tales and the science behind them. Featuring Gordon Rutter, Prof Chris French, Dr Caroline Watt, and the Edinburgh Skeptics Society’s Ashley Price. Continue reading

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