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The Committee for Skeptical Inquiry

The Committee for Skeptical Inquiry promotes science and scientific inquiry, critical thinking, science education, and the use of reason in examining important issues. It encourages the critical investigation of controversial or extraordinary claims from a responsible, scientific point of view and disseminates factual information about the results of such inquiries to the scientific community, the media, and the public.

Skeptical Inquirer Volume 42.3 —
May / June 2018

Skeptical Inquirer Volume 42.3 Cover

Articles by:

  • Benjamin Radford
  • Brian Bolton
  • Edzard Ernst
  • Ian Harris
  • Joe Nickell
  • Joe Nickell
  • Massimo Polidoro
  • Stuart Vyse
  • and more!

Latest Articles & News

Your Screens Are a Public Health Problem

Your Screens Are a Public Health Problem

by Stuart Vyse
Special Articles · Behavior & Belief
June 19, 2018

If you have been paying attention for the past couple of years, you are aware of two unfortunate trends.

An Interview with the “Numerical Hygiene” Guy

An Interview with the “Numerical Hygiene” Guy

by Susan Gerbic
Special Articles · CSICon
June 18, 2018

CSICon Workshop Facilitator Bill London

Alternative Medicine is Killing the Rhino: Skeptical Inquirer Exposes How False Beliefs Are Driving

Press Releases
June 15, 2018

The rhinoceros is being driven to the brink of extinction, slaughtered by poachers for their ivory horns, and much of the killing is being driven by the buyers and sellers of fake medicine.

In Defense of Debunkers

In Defense of Debunkers

by Mick West
Special Articles · Practical Debunking
June 13, 2018

Words, especially those used as labels, are tricky things.

Homeopathy, Conspiracies & Glyphosate: The Recipe for SkepKon 2018

Homeopathy, Conspiracies & Glyphosate: The Recipe for SkepKon 2018

by Susan Gerbic
Special Articles · Guerrilla Skepticism
June 12, 2018

Susan interviews Annika Merkelbach about this year’s SkepKon

Pink Slime and the Failure of Skepticism

Pink Slime and the Failure of Skepticism

by Benjamin Radford
Special Articles · Special Report
June 11, 2018

Skeptics typically work hard to reassure the public that their fears of many things are exaggerated or outright fabricated.