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Welcome to the Skepticism, Science & Pseudoscience Group 0 laconicsax Feb 2012 Dec 2011 8 4364
To Post in LBN, Or To Not Post in LBN 2 HuckleB Yesterday Yesterday 1 144
Billion-dollar brain training industry a sham—nothing but placebo, study suggests 1 progressoid Monday Tuesday 5 145
Popular treatment known as ‘cupping therapy’ leaves man with seven holes in his back 4 progressoid Monday Monday 1 114
An anti-vaxer threw some serious crazy at me on Facebook today. 3 HuckleB Jun 22 Sunday 2 176
Americans Spend $30 Billion a Year on Alternative Medicine 1 HuckleB Jun 22 Sunday 1 96
“Health Ranger” Sells Remedy for Disease He Doesn’t Think Exists 0 HuckleB Jun 21 Jun 21 2 136
Vaccine-caused illness cured by hidden TV cameras 2 friendly_iconoclast Jun 17 Jun 19 2 189
NHS Liverpool CCG ends funding for homeopathy 7 progressoid Jun 15 Jun 16 3 133
Neil DeGrasse Tyson, "There are certain aspects of science denial that are squarely in the left" 13 progressoid Jun 8 Jun 11 5 279
It isn't just the US that has woo... 1 Archae Jun 8 Jun 10 0 133
Spoon-bending workshop, widely ridiculed online, pulled by university 8 friendly_iconoclast Jun 6 Jun 9 2 204
EU stance on glyphosate leaves farmers ‘frustrated’ 8 HuckleB Jun 7 Jun 8 0 203
I'm surprised CRISPR isn't freaking people out more. 1 progressoid Jun 7 Jun 7 1 133
When anti-GMOers show love to their heroes by posting links that dis them. 0 HuckleB Jun 6 Jun 6 2 113
Looks like the anti-vaxxers have their candidate... 3 Archae Jun 1 Jun 6 2 145
Anti-GMO DUers pushing the line that only shills defend science. 4 HuckleB Jun 3 Jun 6 0 153
Does anyone think we could get an anti-GMO DUer or two to take this course with a couple of us? 0 HuckleB Jun 4 Jun 4 0 134
OPEN LETTER TO THE EU PARLIAMENT FROM A KENYAN FARMER: LEAVE AFRICA ALONE 0 HuckleB Jun 3 Jun 3 2 106
17-year-old diabetic boy dies after stopping insulin injections on advice of acupuncture therapist 5 progressoid Jun 1 Jun 2 1 216
The "Examiner" has a real winner on it's staff of writers... 3 Archae Jun 1 Jun 1 0 149
Petaluma Fear Mongering About Glyphosate Leads To Need For Body Suits And Respirators. 1 HuckleB Jun 1 Jun 1 0 132
Ow, my brain! 5 progressoid May 31 May 31 3 168
Glyphosate/gluten intolerance woo raises its head again on DU 3 yellowcanine May 31 May 31 0 192
I'm looking at a box of crackers... 8 Archae May 29 May 30 3 323
When the same people who promote alt med nonsense attack actual health care. 4 HuckleB May 28 May 28 0 189
Monsanto and Bayer will kill us all! 4 HuckleB May 27 May 28 0 137
A neurologist explains why acupuncture is useless 2 progressoid May 27 May 27 4 190
Recent pieces on GMOs that I'm not willing to post in general forums. 1 HuckleB May 26 May 26 3 161
Raging Bullshit, part 3: Antivaccine celebrity Robert De Niro to make a vaccine documentary 0 progressoid May 26 May 26 1 120
"She is a horrible, wretched, self-absorbed woman." 1 progressoid May 26 May 26 3 236
Support for homeopathy at DU. 3 HuckleB Apr 18 May 24 0 288
Change.org Petition: “Naturopaths are not physicians: stop legitimizing pseudoscience” 3 HuckleB May 23 May 23 1 174
The anti-science propaganda on glyphosate continues with a new OP. 5 HuckleB May 16 May 18 0 224
Corrupt quacks find a new way to look "respectable..." 41 Archae Apr 27 May 18 4 617
Prince Charles: I use homeopathy in animals to cut antibiotic use 3 progressoid May 13 May 18 1 154
Has Phone Ad technology developed to the point where it registers your off-line keywords? 2 rakovsky May 17 May 18 1 296
Glyphosate is unlikely to cause cancer? No way! It's a conspiracy! 7 HuckleB May 16 May 16 0 209
As consumers shift to non-GMO sugar, farmers may be forced to abandon environmental and social gains 3 HuckleB May 13 May 13 0 176
Doctors at war with chiropractors over treatment of babies and children 13 progressoid May 2 May 13 8 820
A EUROPEAN ORGANIC OPINION LEADER SAYS YES TO CRISPR 4 HuckleB Apr 28 May 11 1 246
"We'll have to agree to disagree" 9 progressoid Mar 2016 May 11 2 748
According to homeopathy, under which circumstances does hom. medicine stop working? 8 DetlefK Apr 19 May 9 1 317
Conwoman Belle Gibson faces $1m fines over cancer scam fundraising fraud 0 progressoid May 9 May 9 1 160
New generator can halve cost of hydrogen used to power buildings, cars (xp from EE) 1 eppur_se_muova May 6 May 6 1 171
Gwyneth Paltrow is Now Promoting Skincare Products That Have Been Meditated Over 8 beam me up scottie Mar 2016 May 6 1 1069
Green Bay, WI ABC affiliate runs with a woo story... 3 Archae Mar 2016 May 6 0 603
Scientists document rare DNA transfer between animals and plants 5 HuckleB Apr 25 May 6 1 326
SBM: Is there a naturopathic standard of care? 3 HuckleB May 5 May 6 0 188
DU's greatest fan of homeopathy is digging deep today. 6 HuckleB May 2 May 2 0 352
Naturopathic Colleges investigating 100% of their members for unscientific health claims 4 progressoid May 2 May 2 0 166
Power of positive thinking skews mindfulness studies 3 progressoid Apr 25 Apr 30 1 206
The "They" Are Murdering The Naturopaths CT Shows Up In GD. 1 HuckleB Apr 30 Apr 30 0 267
Alas, another click bait misunderstanding of science in GD. 10 HuckleB Apr 26 Apr 29 1 399
Harvard, Monsatan Scientists Create New Technology Against GMO-resistant (Bt) Agricultural Pests 0 HuckleB Apr 29 Apr 29 0 200
Jesus will cure your Alzheimers........ 4 yellowcanine Apr 28 Apr 29 1 267
Who Will Debunk The Debunkers? 0 progressoid Apr 29 Apr 29 2 188
They're everywhere 9 Orrex Jan 2016 Apr 26 0 597
So, I was browsing online for a rare kind of microphone... 5 DetlefK Apr 25 Apr 25 2 308
Judge: Anti-GMO activists illegally concealed donors’ names 1 HuckleB Apr 23 Apr 25 0 208
It's not just those on the right who are loons... 3 Archae Apr 23 Apr 24 1 273
Organic Fertilizer Is Great at Killing Bees 0 HuckleB Apr 23 Apr 23 0 181
Good article on GMO labeling. 19 Eko Mar 2016 Apr 23 2 852
‘Integrated medicine’ is quackery hitting the mainstream 1 HuckleB Apr 22 Apr 22 0 206
A dental doula? 6 progressoid Apr 11 Apr 22 0 408
You have to read about this guy to believe it... 4 Archae Apr 11 Apr 21 1 340
The Food Babe is at it again. Is There Really Airplane Deicing Liquid in Beer? 7 progressoid Feb 2016 Apr 21 0 1380
Gerber has to recall "organic" baby food... 7 Archae Mar 2016 Apr 21 1 970
It's World Homeopathy Awareness Week ! 2 progressoid Apr 11 Apr 21 0 259
Near 20-Year High: Bee-pocalypse Postponed Again, Until 2017 5 progressoid Apr 5 Apr 21 1 651
What if attacks on "Monsanto Trolls" are really made by "Dupont Trolls?" 6 HuckleB Apr 20 Apr 20 0 324
19 Ways You Can Make Statistics Say Whatever You Want 1 DetlefK Apr 20 Apr 20 0 218
Alt-med anti-ag trolling in GD again. 2 HuckleB Apr 20 Apr 20 0 178
New entry at the Skeptic's Dictionary... 2 Archae Apr 19 Apr 20 3 296
Shouldn't OPs supporting homeopathy be sent to the dungeon? 4 HuckleB Apr 18 Apr 19 0 253
Joseph Mercola settles with a big fine... 2 Archae Apr 18 Apr 19 4 277
Jehovah's Witnesses finally refute evolution!!! (Well, they tried.) 0 DetlefK Apr 18 Apr 18 1 286
This message was self-deleted by its author 0 HuckleB Apr 15 Apr 15 0 115
China to greatly expand GM crops 3 HuckleB Apr 14 Apr 14 0 263
Gene-edited mushroom escapes US government regulation 2 HuckleB Apr 14 Apr 14 0 369
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