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Dale DeBakcsy

Dale DeBakcsy is a regular contributor to The Freethinker, New Humanist, and Philosophy Now. He is also the coauthor of Light Opera and Heavy Consequences and most certainly doesn’t still, once a year, around August, try and use The Force.

When Big Evidence Isn’t: The Statistical Pitfalls of Dean Radin’s Supernormal

Skeptical Inquirer Volume 38.1, January/February 2014

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When Big Evidence Isn’t: The Statistical Pitfalls of Dean Radin’s Supernormal

Dean Radin’s new book claims that the scientific evidence for supernormal human abilities is now overwhelming. Radin relies upon meta-analyses and misrepresentations of published results to produce outlandish confidence numbers that work against the very belief he is trying to foster.

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