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Welcome to the Skepticism, Science & Pseudoscience Group 0 laconicsax Feb 2012 Dec 2011 8 4409
Miss Cleo, Famous TV Psychic, Dies at 53: Report 3 progressoid 7 hrs ago 1 hr ago 0 87
Gwyneth Paltrow’s “Lethal” Lipstick 3 progressoid 12 hrs ago 8 hrs ago 4 140
Russian hackers 7 Orrex 13 hrs ago 10 hrs ago 0 92
Consumer Reports Promotes Woo Again. 0 HuckleB Yesterday Yesterday 0 95
That moment when you think the NIH is a journal. 2 HuckleB Thursday Thursday 3 180
They are on a roll, today. Now with Samsel and Seneff. 3 HuckleB Wednesday Thursday 1 153
When your organic fantasies are dispelled, you must repeat them again, louder! 0 HuckleB Wednesday Wednesday 0 117
Organic Valley highlights inauthenticity with the usual lies 0 HuckleB Wednesday Wednesday 2 110
The Greatest Conspiracy Theory of All Time 14 progressoid Jul 13 Wednesday 3 412
Neil DeGrasse Tyson, "There are certain aspects of science denial that are squarely in the left" 14 progressoid Jun 8 Tuesday 6 409
To "psychics," nothing succeeds like total failure. 3 Archae Tuesday Tuesday 1 156
Cases of Dengue Drop 91 Percent Due to Genetically Modified Mosquitoes 4 HuckleB Jul 15 Jul 15 4 227
Did green groups learn anti-GMO tactics from climate sceptics? 2 HuckleB Jul 14 Jul 15 1 161
Pasta Company Lies About GMOs On Facebook, And Gets Bombarded With Reality. 5 HuckleB Jul 14 Jul 15 1 441
The anti-GMO derp is still repeating itself. 0 HuckleB Jul 13 Jul 13 0 152
Bangladeshi Bt brinjal farmer speaks out in GMO controversy 0 HuckleB Jul 12 Jul 12 0 174
The Monsanto haters are really desperate... 4 Archae Jul 9 Jul 12 1 281
Oh dear! I've jumped into it. 8 longship Jul 8 Jul 11 2 392
When Science In Your Name Doesn't Mean A Thing 4 HuckleB Jul 6 Jul 7 0 210
That antis are really dredging the bottom after the Nobel story hit. 0 HuckleB Jul 6 Jul 6 0 226
32 Animated Videos by Wireless Philosophy Teach You the Essentials of Critical Thinking 0 HuckleB Jul 6 Jul 6 2 178
Organic industry funded piece attacks Monsanto for spreading science. 2 HuckleB Jul 3 Jul 5 0 223
"Board certified?" Who the hell is on this board? 2 Archae Jul 3 Jul 5 0 287
Think organic food is better for you, animals, and the planet? Think again 0 HuckleB Jul 2 Jul 2 0 244
Non-GMO sugar plays major role in "Reeking, Oozing Algae (Which) Closes South Florida Beaches" 2 HuckleB Jul 2 Jul 2 0 189
Bernie Sanders has a video on his Facebook page using Jeffrey Smith to promote anti-GMO nonsense. 2 HuckleB Jul 2 Jul 2 0 223
MUST. DEFEND. GREENPEACE. NO. MATTER. WHAT. 0 HuckleB Jul 2 Jul 2 0 186
An anti-vaxer threw some serious crazy at me on Facebook today. 4 HuckleB Jun 22 Jul 2 2 285
To Post in LBN, Or To Not Post in LBN 5 HuckleB Jun 29 Jul 2 2 349
Billion-dollar brain training industry a sham—nothing but placebo, study suggests 1 progressoid Jun 27 Jun 28 5 295
Popular treatment known as ‘cupping therapy’ leaves man with seven holes in his back 4 progressoid Jun 27 Jun 27 1 286
Americans Spend $30 Billion a Year on Alternative Medicine 1 HuckleB Jun 22 Jun 26 1 185
“Health Ranger” Sells Remedy for Disease He Doesn’t Think Exists 0 HuckleB Jun 21 Jun 21 2 215
Vaccine-caused illness cured by hidden TV cameras 2 friendly_iconoclast Jun 17 Jun 19 2 333
NHS Liverpool CCG ends funding for homeopathy 7 progressoid Jun 15 Jun 16 3 178
It isn't just the US that has woo... 1 Archae Jun 8 Jun 10 0 186
Spoon-bending workshop, widely ridiculed online, pulled by university 8 friendly_iconoclast Jun 6 Jun 9 2 278
EU stance on glyphosate leaves farmers ‘frustrated’ 8 HuckleB Jun 7 Jun 8 0 266
I'm surprised CRISPR isn't freaking people out more. 1 progressoid Jun 7 Jun 7 1 194
When anti-GMOers show love to their heroes by posting links that dis them. 0 HuckleB Jun 6 Jun 6 2 168
Looks like the anti-vaxxers have their candidate... 3 Archae Jun 1 Jun 6 2 184
Anti-GMO DUers pushing the line that only shills defend science. 4 HuckleB Jun 3 Jun 6 0 201
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 0 206
OPEN LETTER TO THE EU PARLIAMENT FROM A KENYAN FARMER: LEAVE AFRICA ALONE 0 HuckleB Jun 3 Jun 3 2 180
17-year-old diabetic boy dies after stopping insulin injections on advice of acupuncture therapist 5 progressoid Jun 1 Jun 2 1 282
The "Examiner" has a real winner on it's staff of writers... 3 Archae Jun 1 Jun 1 0 186
Petaluma Fear Mongering About Glyphosate Leads To Need For Body Suits And Respirators. 1 HuckleB Jun 1 Jun 1 0 197
Ow, my brain! 5 progressoid May 31 May 31 3 213
Glyphosate/gluten intolerance woo raises its head again on DU 3 yellowcanine May 31 May 31 0 248
I'm looking at a box of crackers... 8 Archae May 29 May 30 3 372
When the same people who promote alt med nonsense attack actual health care. 4 HuckleB May 28 May 28 0 234
Monsanto and Bayer will kill us all! 4 HuckleB May 27 May 28 0 173
A neurologist explains why acupuncture is useless 2 progressoid May 27 May 27 4 251
Recent pieces on GMOs that I'm not willing to post in general forums. 1 HuckleB May 26 May 26 3 203
Raging Bullshit, part 3: Antivaccine celebrity Robert De Niro to make a vaccine documentary 0 progressoid May 26 May 26 1 164
"She is a horrible, wretched, self-absorbed woman." 1 progressoid May 26 May 26 3 298
Support for homeopathy at DU. 3 HuckleB Apr 2016 May 24 0 340
Change.org Petition: “Naturopaths are not physicians: stop legitimizing pseudoscience” 3 HuckleB May 23 May 23 1 232
The anti-science propaganda on glyphosate continues with a new OP. 5 HuckleB May 16 May 18 0 275
Corrupt quacks find a new way to look "respectable..." 41 Archae Apr 27 May 18 4 671
Prince Charles: I use homeopathy in animals to cut antibiotic use 3 progressoid May 13 May 18 1 197
Has Phone Ad technology developed to the point where it registers your off-line keywords? 2 rakovsky May 17 May 18 1 347
Glyphosate is unlikely to cause cancer? No way! It's a conspiracy! 7 HuckleB May 16 May 16 0 259
As consumers shift to non-GMO sugar, farmers may be forced to abandon environmental and social gains 3 HuckleB May 13 May 13 0 212
Doctors at war with chiropractors over treatment of babies and children 13 progressoid May 2 May 13 8 873
A EUROPEAN ORGANIC OPINION LEADER SAYS YES TO CRISPR 4 HuckleB Apr 28 May 11 1 302
"We'll have to agree to disagree" 9 progressoid Mar 2016 May 11 2 862
According to homeopathy, under which circumstances does hom. medicine stop working? 8 DetlefK Apr 2016 May 9 1 357
Conwoman Belle Gibson faces $1m fines over cancer scam fundraising fraud 0 progressoid May 9 May 9 1 199
New generator can halve cost of hydrogen used to power buildings, cars (xp from EE) 1 eppur_se_muova May 6 May 6 1 209
Gwyneth Paltrow is Now Promoting Skincare Products That Have Been Meditated Over 8 beam me up scottie Mar 2016 May 6 1 1121
Green Bay, WI ABC affiliate runs with a woo story... 3 Archae Mar 2016 May 6 0 650
Scientists document rare DNA transfer between animals and plants 5 HuckleB Apr 2016 May 6 1 374
SBM: Is there a naturopathic standard of care? 3 HuckleB May 5 May 6 0 229
DU's greatest fan of homeopathy is digging deep today. 6 HuckleB May 2 May 2 0 390
Naturopathic Colleges investigating 100% of their members for unscientific health claims 4 progressoid May 2 May 2 0 201
Power of positive thinking skews mindfulness studies 3 progressoid Apr 2016 Apr 30 1 249
The "They" Are Murdering The Naturopaths CT Shows Up In GD. 1 HuckleB Apr 30 Apr 30 0 313
Alas, another click bait misunderstanding of science in GD. 10 HuckleB Apr 2016 Apr 29 1 450
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