I’m finally on the road to TAM .. yes, a bit early, first stop will be Death Valley. Off to Gatwick … long flight (yawn)… then drive to the location below for hiking … and yes, I am indeed that nuts.
Seeing the title, I bet you thought I was going to join the fray and stick my finger into the current hot topic … but no, I’ll leave that to others. Well OK yes, I’m skating around the edges of it here, but it is not “that” that I wish to get into in detail, … Read more Why I am going to TAM
Now this is cool … As I’m sure some of you are aware, NECSS – pronounced “nexus” (North East Conference on Science and Skepticism) took place in New York City over three days and included a great array of speakers. Well, they made the news … Wired no less … where they focus on … One panel in … Read more The James Randi Educational Foundation Gives Teachers a Hand
Apparently April 10-16 was World Homeopathy Awareness Week. Hey, I’m all for that, I just love the idea of folks become more aware of Homeopathy and what it is “really” all about. Now, before we get into the latest news, let me be blunt and direct … it does not work. Homeopathy’s efficacy is unsupported … Read more Magic Pill Awareness week
The trial has been on the cards for quite some time now. A family of supposed psychics in South Florida have been defrauding grieving folks out of millions (I blogged about them back in last August here) … and so they have been finally put in the dock. (Yep, that’s four of them in the … Read more Psychics in Court: Is it “Religion” or “Fraud”?
Yep, the long-awaited “Reason Rally” day is finally here. Can I find anything negative to say about it? Sadly yes I can, and so it is with great sadness that I have to report …. (brace yourself for the shock now) … that unfortunately I’ll not be there. Alas, I wish I was, but I’m … Read more Its “Reason Rally” day … yea. (Twitter tag is #reasonrally)