How to Turn Dunning-Kruger Inside Out
September 25, 2021
The Dunning-Kruger Effect is supposed to prove that ignorant people are the most confident. It's fake news.
Who Decides What Is Misinformation About Science?
April 16, 2021
Can scientists recognize their own fallibility? Must they portray themselves as judges over the public?
Elitism Makes Evolutionary Psychologists Neurotic
April 21, 2020
'The public is out to destroy rationality, and we must save the planet from stupidity!' Elitists need to look in the mirror.
Pandemic? Ignore Evolution
March 3, 2020
Evolutionists are trying to sneak Darwin into another field where he doesn't belong.
Whose News Is Fake News?
August 2, 2019
Somebody, somewhere, has to care about truth and be willing to follow evidence. A little introspection and humility is required.
How Science Could Destroy Itself
June 10, 2019
Without this essential ingredient, long taken for granted, science could collapse.
Science Media Still Overwhelmingly Leftist
December 5, 2018
Try to find a conservative point of view in the following secular news stories. We found one in the long list.
Scientists Are Just as Morally Fraught as Other People
July 15, 2018
Working in a lab and publishing in a peer-reviewed journal does not offer immunity from the moral or logical lapses.
More Fakes in the Science Laboratory
May 23, 2017
Fake news is not just a problem in politics.
Scientists Blind to Their Failings
April 4, 2017
Scientism sounds appealing in theory. In practice, human scientists fall short of its ideals of enlightenment, progress and understanding.
Is Science Special?
April 3, 2017
Scientists are gathering this month to march – for what? How different is Big Science from any other special interest group making demands on the government?
Think Critically About Everything But Evolution
March 22, 2017
Researchers found that courses in critical thinking help humanities students overcome pseudoscience. One important pseudoscience, though, is not in their list.
Big Science Losing Public Trust
February 25, 2017
Scientists themselves are warning that the scientific community has lost a great deal of public trust, and for good reasons.
Science Reporting Has Become a Fake-News Scandal
February 3, 2017
One reporter in a campus Press Relations office shouldn't be able to influence the world's view of science.
Big Science Blind to Its Bias
December 23, 2016
Some scientists, science reporters and journal editors could use a trip to reform school for treatment of delusions of grandeur.