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Skeptical Inquirer — Volume 41.5

Volume 41.5

September/October 2017

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Politicization of Scientific Issues

by Jeanne Goldberg
Volume 41.5, September/October 2017

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Looking through Galileo’s Lens or through the Imaginary Looking Glass

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The Fallacy Fork

by Maarten Boudry
Volume 41.5, September/October 2017

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Why It’s Time to Get Rid of Fallacy Theory

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The Fakery of Electrodermal Screening

by Stephen Barrett
Volume 41.5, September/October 2017

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Souped-up galvanometers are being used to assess people’s health and determine what they supposedly need. Tests expose them as preposterous, and government agencies should stop their use.

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Bigfoot as Big Myth: Seven Phases of Mythmaking

by Joe Nickell
Volume 41.5, September/October 2017

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Teaching Skepticism: How Early Can We Begin?

by Scott O. Lilienfeld
Volume 41.5, September/October 2017

Special Report

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Predatory Journals: Write, Submit, and Publish the Next Day

by Ramzi Hakami
Volume 41.5, September/October 2017

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A History of Physics Worth Fifty-One Thousand Words

by Celestia Ward
Volume 41.5, September/October 2017

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Drawing Physics: 2,600 Years of Discovery from Thales to Higgs by Don S. Lemons

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A Brilliant Climate Collaboration

by Robert Ladendorf
Volume 41.5, September/October 2017

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The Madhouse Effect: How Climate Change Denial Is Threatening Our Planet, Destroying Our Politics, and Driving Us Crazy by Michael E. Mann and Tom Toles

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Houdini’s Remarkable Female Detective

by Terence Hines
Volume 41.5, September/October 2017

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Houdini’s ‘Girl Detective’: The Real-Life Ghost-Busting Adventures of Rose Mackenburg Compiled and Introduced by Tony Wolf

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Australia’s Storied Ghosts

by Joe Nickell
Volume 41.5, September/October 2017

Investigative Files

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A Consistently Erroneous Technology

by James Randi
Volume 41.5, September/October 2017

A Magician in the Lab

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The Monster of Florence: Case Closed? The Terrifying Story of the Most Infamous Ritual Murders in It

by Massimo Polidoro
Volume 41.5, September/October 2017

Notes on a Strange World

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Evolution in the College Classroom

by Matt Nisbet
Volume 41.5, September/October 2017

The Science of Science Communication

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P-Hacker Confessions: Daryl Bem and Me

by Stuart Vyse
Volume 41.5, September/October 2017

Behavior & Belief

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Orbs as Plasma Life

by Benjamin Radford
Volume 41.5, September/October 2017

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