The Skeptic’s Dictionary is a website and a book. Each features definitions, arguments, and essays on topics ranging from acupuncture to zombies, and provides a lively, commonsense trove of detailed information on things supernatural, paranormal, and pseudoscientific. More
About Eric Weiss
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As you’ve probably learned from this site, and the sites we link to, there are many different types of scams and woo trying to deprive people of their hard earned money. So, what would a fitting response be for the people who say they posses psychic powers, the ability to magically heal or countless other claims? Prove It!
James Randi and the James Randi Educational Foundation (JREF) have, for 47 years, said just that, and put their money where their mouth is.
Skeptic North aims to provide a central hub for scientific skepticism in Canada. More
Posted by Eric Weiss / / Categories: Blog, Canada / Tags: Dianne Sousa, Erik Davis, Ethan Clow, Jason Tetro, Jeff Orchard, Jonathan Abrams, Kim Hébert, Marion Kilgour, Max Morin, Melany Fulgham, Michael Kruse, Mitchell Gerskup, Sara Mayhew, Scott Gavura, Steve Thoms
She Thought is a place to discuss, promote, encourage, and celebrate women in science, skepticism, and critical thinking. More
Posted by Eric Weiss / / Categories: Blog, Defunct, Science, Women's Issues / Tags: Ashley Miller, Barbara Drescher, Ben Radford, Carol Everheart Roper, Daphne Ross, Deb Hodgkin, Desiree Schell, Elizabeth McRae, Elizebeth Turnquist, Erin McMichael, Hayley Stevens, Heidi Anderson, Jamila Bey, Jenna Marie, Jennifer Hathorn, Jennifer Jacobs, Jenny Wadley, Josh Witten, Kimberly Rogers, Kitty Mervine, Kylie Sturgess, Laura Ross, Laurie Tarr, Lisa Bauer, Lisa Hunter Hammett, Marion Kilgour, Mariotta Gary-Smith, Nadine Anheier, Naomi Baker, Nicole Gugliucci, Rachelle Saunders, Robynn McCarthy, Sara Kessell, Sharon Hill, Sophie Hirshfeld, Susan Murph, Sylvie Galloway, Taylor Proctor, Terrie Torgersen Peterson, Tonya K, Twylla Bugg, Wyndi Anderson