Skepticism and Critical Thinking

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  • Psychology of anti-science
    by Lausten » Tue Jun 28, 2016 5:37 pm
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  • Underwear bomber, shoe bomber and real terrorists attacks
    by spooky1980 » Sat Mar 26, 2016 4:58 pm
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  • Poisonous freezing electricity
    by MattMVS7 » Wed Jun 15, 2016 3:45 pm
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  • ultrasonic dog deterrent/repellent
    by freebill » Mon Jan 04, 2016 8:33 pm
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  • Michael Scott refutes idealism
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  • light and vision
    by daramantus » Sun Sep 13, 2015 11:55 pm
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  • Sonic boom in Yorkshire May 2nd
    by spooky1980 » Tue May 03, 2016 8:16 pm
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  • Trying to decide whether to be a materialist or believer
    by MattMVS7 » Sun May 22, 2016 12:06 am
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  • Critical thinking training - weekly article discussion
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  • Post hoc ergo propter hoc fallacy...
    by Tom Palven » Thu May 26, 2016 11:43 am
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  • The naturalistic fallacy
    by Lance Kennedy » Sat May 14, 2016 9:21 pm
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  • Do Skeptics Attack Soft Targets?
    by Tom Palven » Fri May 20, 2016 7:36 am
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  • A random thought about humanity.
    by Travis Perry » Mon May 09, 2016 4:16 am
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  • Lior Suchard and his predictions
    by udaydattani » Tue May 10, 2016 1:54 am
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  • Quantum Computing is it Real or is it Krap?
    by kennyc » Thu Oct 10, 2013 12:10 pm
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  • The Duke Lacrosse scandal
    by JO 753 » Sun May 01, 2016 1:24 am
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  • Catastrophes waiting to happen
    by Martin Brock » Sun Nov 19, 2006 1:30 am
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  • What type of argument is this?
    by davesays » Sat May 07, 2016 3:52 pm
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  • The Logic of Self-Ownership
    by Tom Palven » Wed Apr 27, 2016 10:33 am
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  • The Logic of Self-Ownership
    by Tom Palven » Wed Apr 27, 2016 10:33 am
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  • Every woman should bear only one natural child [population problem]
    by zeuzzz » Thu Apr 07, 2016 10:40 pm
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  • Homing pigeons
    by zeuzzz » Sun Apr 17, 2016 4:49 am
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  • Is it possible to "know" anything with certainty?
    by Scott Mayers » Sat Mar 14, 2015 12:36 am
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  • Einstein determinism
    by daramantus » Fri Apr 08, 2016 12:17 am
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  • Essay on Fat Women, and the people who love or hate them
    by topicalj » Fri Mar 25, 2016 4:07 pm
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  • The balkanization of epistemology - A good or bad thing?
    by zeuzzz » Sat Mar 19, 2016 6:34 pm
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  • The "Nothing we have built would be traceable in >20,000 years" argument
    by zeuzzz » Tue Mar 08, 2016 4:48 pm
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  • The PR people done it?
    by Lance Kennedy » Sat Mar 12, 2016 11:00 pm
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  • We're all gonna die---this time: glysophate, & not how you might think
    by bobbo_the_Pragmatist » Sun Mar 06, 2016 11:56 pm
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  • Skeptic about neo-advaita
    by daramantus » Sat Feb 06, 2016 8:38 am
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  • Cat madness
    by Lance Kennedy » Wed Feb 10, 2016 8:44 pm
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  • Would you be conned?
    by Lance Kennedy » Sun Jan 31, 2016 2:17 am
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  • Does this even make sense?
    by sandisk » Wed Feb 03, 2016 6:15 am
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  • Everything Is Energy
    by Bulau » Mon Jul 25, 2011 3:43 am
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  • alternative Archaeological Inferences from Graham Hancock and Randall Carlson
    by zeuzzz » Fri Nov 20, 2015 5:17 pm
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  • Proof of American Football concussion injury:
    by Frank Hoffman » Wed Dec 30, 2015 4:59 am
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  • Why are ALL psychedelic drugs illegal?
    by zeuzzz » Thu Dec 03, 2015 2:34 pm
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  • Male/female brains
    by Lance Kennedy » Wed Dec 09, 2015 1:52 am
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  • Fallacy of Composition
    by ryu289 » Fri Dec 11, 2015 3:16 am
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  • Am I so skeptic about middle easter vibe I live?
    by Iranianguy » Sun Dec 06, 2015 9:19 pm
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  • Intelligence, Mind and Sofas
    by davidelkins » Tue Nov 24, 2015 2:11 am
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  • Rethinking Doubt: The Value and Achievements of Skepticism
    by kennyc » Sun Nov 15, 2015 1:53 pm
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  • Skeptic about NASA
    by sandisk » Mon Nov 09, 2015 2:31 am
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  • Recidivism and punishment
    by Lance Kennedy » Thu Nov 05, 2015 10:56 pm
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  • The Nocebo Effect - Placebos Evil Twin
    by zeuzzz » Sun Nov 01, 2015 4:27 pm
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  • Politics and memory
    by Lance Kennedy » Sun Oct 25, 2015 1:54 am
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  • How do you know anything?
    by sandisk » Thu Oct 22, 2015 12:19 am
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  • Help guys!
    by sandisk » Wed Oct 21, 2015 1:21 am
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  • The trolls will die!
    by Lance Kennedy » Fri Oct 16, 2015 4:23 am
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  • Why Do Intelligent, Well-Educated People Still Believe Nonsense?
    by bobbo_the_Pragmatist » Mon Oct 19, 2015 6:40 am
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