Category Archives: Science

Will Future Humans Really Be Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger?

Before peering into the future of Mankind let me begin this article with one of my favourite songs of all time. I feel the film clip sets the perfect tone for what I’m about to write and obviously I blatantly plagiarized the song name for the title of this article!  Feel free to click play and … Continue reading Will Future Humans Really Be Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger?

Natural Stupidity 2: Astrology Bad, Astronomy Good

I know that it might seem that Nick and I have been giving Mike Adams of Natural News semi-fame a bit of a lashing recently, and we have in all honesty. The guy makes his name by attacking legitimate science and inquiry whilst peddling snake-oil, disregard and hokum all under the guise of “holism”. The … Continue reading Natural Stupidity 2: Astrology Bad, Astronomy Good

“What Skeptics Really Believe” (and why Mike Adams is a depraved conveyor of disinformation )

According to the blurb at the end of Mike Adams’ article at naturalnews.com: “Mike Adams is a consumer health advocate and award-winning journalist with a strong interest in personal health, the environment and the power of nature to help us all heal.” He has written over 1800 articles on subjects ranging from astrology to homeopathy. … Continue reading “What Skeptics Really Believe” (and why Mike Adams is a depraved conveyor of disinformation )

Natural Stupidity: The Rejection of Science for Homeopathy

Mike Adams, the “Health Ranger”, is a frequent author of articles over at Natural News. While I don’t normally mind questioning of established wisdom—in fact, it’s laudable provided it’s reasonable—his particular brand of misguided, misinformed, belligerent dishonesty and tactless bullshit needs to be taken to task. As with all brands of unscientific nonsense, there are too many who find … Continue reading Natural Stupidity: The Rejection of Science for Homeopathy

The Science of Terrorism And Cooperation Between Enemies

Can science help us cope with terrorism?  Certainly it can help us to better understand why people commit acts of terror.  There are many theories out there that seem so far entrenched within the spectrum of common sense that some might argue it’s not necessary to dig deeper –  religious extremists and repressed populations to … Continue reading The Science of Terrorism And Cooperation Between Enemies