Darwinians Honor a Fraud
December 15, 2016
Devoted to Charles Darwin, Ernst Haeckel was not above fabricating data to make his hero look better.
Science Sells Its Soul to Clinton Campaign
October 27, 2016
Mainstream science media have abandoned all pretense of objectivity when it comes to presidential politics.
Shameless Bias in Presidential Science
October 16, 2016
Why do "science" news sites go after the Republican candidate only? This is another arena Donald Trump could show is rigged.
Scientism, Heal Thyself
September 8, 2016
The scientific establishment that sees itself as the paragon of rationality needs take an honest look at its human frailties.
Media Perpetuates Lazy Thinking
July 27, 2016
Lazy reporters don't do their homework, two critics in different fields complain.
Peer Review Is Unscientific
July 9, 2016
A reviewer of peer review says our reverence for the practice borders on mysticism, not science.
Science Is Biased
May 29, 2016
They admit it; you can't get rid of bias in science. Big Science has too many problems of its own to dictate ethics to others.
Without Integrity, There Is No Science
January 16, 2016
Science continues facing a crisis in credibility, leaving Big Science institutions scrambling for solutions.
Psychotherapy Effectiveness Exaggerated
October 4, 2015
It's depressing that psychotherapy inflates its effectiveness in treating depression.
Researchers Test Scientific Brainwashing
May 29, 2015
Psychologists test methods of unconsciously manipulating people's biases – and nobody seems worried about it.
Can an Evolved Brain Choose Good and Evil?
February 15, 2015
If the brain evolved, wouldn't anything the mind does be determined by forces beyond one's control?
These "Evolutionary" Fossils Don't Help Evolutionary Theory
January 31, 2015
Anti-evolutionary implications can stare paleontologists in the face, yet they still invoke evolutionary theory.
What Is the Temperature of the Earth?
January 16, 2015
The news are all reporting 2014 as the hottest year on record, but no one is asking how such a measurement can be made without bias.
Science News Hype Getting Overdue Scrutiny
December 18, 2014
Finally, a journal is owning up to the propensity for scientists and reporters to exaggerate research.
Of Minds and Men
September 28, 2014
So many psychological theories have come and gone; does anything remain worth clinging to?