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The 2013 Pigasus Awards

Every year, the James Randi Educational Foundation gives awards to recognize the special few uncritical thinkers who do more to peddle pseudoscience and damage the public in ways that only celebrities could. Below are five “winners” of various categories whose … Continue reading

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Why Are Scientists Wasting Time When They Could Be Curing Cancer?

When a scientist does something like genetically modify a fruit to make it seedless, create a cement mixture to keep roads from being worn out by seasonal changes, or finds new information on insect pollination, the public reaction is predictable. … Continue reading

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An Apple a Day – Why Steve Jobs REALLY Died

Steve Jobs’ cancer could have been treated. Unfortunately, he did the same thing that lands cancer patients in the obituary – he turned to alternative medicine. Continue reading

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