Tag: anti-science

Where’s Nicole?

I’m still around. Promise! The last few weeks have been super busy with travel, being sick, and work. Coming up in the next few weeks are my thesis committee meeting, a regional conference for my grant, a bellydance workshop, and…

Ben Goldacre on MMR, autism, and the media

Ben Goldacre has an important message about the MMR vaccine, autism, and children’s health. In fact his website, Bad Science, is chock-full of science, pseudo-science, and those that can’t tell the difference. [youtube=http://youtube.com/w/?v=jfheO9H8CD4] And, despite his blog title, the hair…

Interesting news from the BBC

First, a cool video from Steve on Twitter, tracking ships, taxis, planes, and even chatter across Britain, from the BBC… cool! Next, BBC Magazine asks, do they really think the earth is flat? As NASA turns 50, we have to…