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.
Latest Articles & News
March 19, 2018
The segment on ESP and the paranormal in this week’s CBS Sunday Morning nationally aired television show (March 18) was a regrettable lapse in the CBS network’s usually objective and reliable coverage. We call on CBS and the Sunday Morning show to take steps to correct the record and provide a more truthful and scientifically accurate view of the topic.
by Kenny Biddle
March 19, 2018
Kenny Biddle debunks this “work of fiction” as seen on Amazon Prime.
March 14, 2018
Un libro desmonta las fantasías de los ufólogos que durante décadas han presentado el archipiélago como un puesto avanzado de los extraterrestres
March 13, 2018
Belle Gibson convinced the world she had healed herself from terminal brain cancer with a healthy diet. She built a global business based upon her claims. There was just one problem: she’d never had cancer.
March 12, 2018
Michael Shermer’s book, Heavens on Earth, details how the awareness of our mortality and failings has led to beliefs in heaven and hell, in afterlives and resurrections both spiritual and physical, in utopias and dystopias, in progress and decline, and in the perfectibility and fallibility of human nature.
March 8, 2018
The reaction to the latest school shooting in Florida suggests that Americans are anything but numb or indifferent to the violence.