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Hartmut Hellmer, Frank Kauker, Ralph Timmermann, and Tore Hattermann Alfred of the Wegener Institute Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research in Bremerhaven, Germany, have published a new paper that focuses on the potential collapse of an Antarctic ice shelf. It is entitled “The Fate of the Southern Weddell Sea Continental […]

Antarctic: Irreversible ocean warming threatens the Filchner-Ronne Ice Shelf


The New York Times sent a team of four journalists and videographers to go with a Columbia University team to Antarctica late last year. They not only flew across the world’s largest chunk of floating ice in an American military cargo plane loaded with the latest scientific gear, but could also intermingle with the scientists for long […]

Antarctic Dispatches from reporters who went to see and film



Peter Boghossian and James Lindsay have managed to successfully pull off a wonderful Sokal like hoax. They have now written up what they did within a Skeptic magazine article … The androcentric scientific and meta-scientific evidence that the penis is the male reproductive organ is considered overwhelming and largely uncontroversial. That’s […]

Hoax Alert: The Conceptual Penis as a social Construct