Skeptical Briefs — Volume 19.3
I watch any show that pertains to the investigation of cryptozoological creatures. Bigfoot, lake monsters, even fairies, i'm there...
Is Cannabis the Fountain of Youth?
by Erich Goode
An Extraordinary Claim by Lester Grinspoon
Is Science Based on Faith?
Christian apologists argue that evidence in religion is no less credible than evidence in science...
by Joe Nickell
While writing an introduction for an edition of John Calvin’s 1543 Treatise on Relics, I became intrigued by a little mystery...
by Tom Napier
Every history of science fiction mentions Jules Verne (1828–1905). He wasn’t the first to write about a trip to the moon; that was done in Roman times...
The Peacock’s Tale
by Lewis Jones
Not many people have actually seen a peacock, but one thing almost everyone knows is that it has a splendid, colorful tail. This is all very well, but what...
Hard-headed types like scientists and skeptical investigators are often seen as dour debunkers, devoid of magic and awe...