Scientists Apologize for Racism, cont: The Tuskegee Syphilis Study
December 28, 2020
The apology barely mentioned another incident that showed how scientific racists mistreated blacks for 40 years. Here's the scoop.
Scientists Apologize for Racist Behavior Toward Henrietta Lacks
December 21, 2020
The story of Henrietta Lacks and how scientists stole her cells without permission or compensation shows Darwinian racism.
Mask Wearing Can Do Harm
December 16, 2020
For those who claim to "follow the science," here is a lesson on the difficulty of proving the benefit of a blanket policy.
Eugenics Reborn: Devaluing Down Syndrome Births (Part 2)
December 15, 2020
Did eugenics ever die? A new movement says it hasn’t! by Jerry Bergman, PhD My last report covered an article in The Atlantic magazine (November 2020) titled, “The Last Children of Down Syndrome,” by Sarah Zhang, in which she explores the eugenic results of prenatal testing in Denmark. She reported that Denmark and other Nordic […]
The New Eugenics: Eliminating Down Syndrome
December 14, 2020
Why the left is vehemently in support of abortion and opposed to President Trump and his last Supreme Court judges, all pro-life.
Rings Around Climate Theories
December 2, 2020
Tree ring data should provide accurate checks on climate models, right? It's complicated.
The Problem With Climate Consensus
November 30, 2020
Question climate change? Be careful. You may lose your job!
God Delusion, or Atheist Delusion?
November 29, 2020
"Live Science" lets a so-called "expert" equate all religion with psychological delusions. The tables should be turned on atheists.
Reasons to Be Thankful When Depressed
November 26, 2020
By all accounts, 2020 has been a bad year: pandemic, lost jobs, riots, a contested election, restrictions on freedom. Rejoice!
Readings in the Philosophy of Science
November 22, 2020
For a lazy Sunday afternoon, try learning some things about what science can and cannot do, and the biases that affect it.
Scientists Didn’t Need California’s Stem-Cell Windfall
November 19, 2020
Would you donate money you don't have to a rich uncle who has more than he needs?
Do Science for Good
November 12, 2020
Scientists should get away from philosophizing and help their fellow human beings.
More Blown Assumptions in Climate Theory
November 11, 2020
Climate change is a consensus of global experts, except when they stand on assumptions of quicksand.
Big Science Tells Biden What to Do
November 10, 2020
The UK journal Nature keeps interfering in US science policy, forgetting that elected representatives are of, for, and by the people.
Big Science Shocked At Its Own Cluelessness
November 4, 2020
Major journal blames the public for how out of touch Big Science finds itself.