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Science denier indicators – the pseudoscience bullshit meter. 657 Shares As anyone who reads this blog regularly, it doesn’t take a genius to know I have little or no respect for science deniers.

Science denier indicators – the pseudoscience bullshit meter

Over time, I’ve come to understand that dedicated science deniers don’t know or understand science, and live in a world of delusion that keeps them firmly planted in their anti-science dogma. And there are certain science denier indicators that can help you see the worst of the offenders. I realize that there are lots of people out there who are legitimately confused by the safety and effectiveness of vaccinations, the obvious reality of anthropogenic climate change, the fact of evolution, or the safety of GMOs. And there are plenty of blogs out there that try to gently walk them through the logic, helping those who are confused with knowledge. However, the Skeptical Raptor is more of a carnivore. And don’t let science deniers co-opt the word “skeptic.” The three science denier indicators. Opinion Stew  Everyone has opinions.

Opinion Stew 

You probably know what they say about that. But leaving aside the olfactory qualities of all the opinions to which we are entitled, we at least tend to know when our opinions are just opinions. But not with nutrition*, where not only does everyone have an opinion, but everyone seems to think theirs is an expert opinion. And our culture seems to be okay with that. I'm not. By the same token, I'm not convinced that someone who happens to live through a bad car crash to drive again is automatically qualified to take over NHTSA, or set up shop as a motor vehicle safety expert, and dispense advice accordingly.

I am not at all sure that someone who inadvertently sets fire to his kitchen, and manages to put out the fire before burning everything entirely down, is a shoe-in as fire commissioner, or qualifies as a fire safety expert. I don't think someone who has been a passenger on a plane is automatically a credible source about how to fly one. The result? -fin Dr. Chizhevsky1. Smelyakov. The Science of Lucid Dreaming and How to Learn to Control Your Dreams, Animated. The Laws of the Improbability Principle. The Law of Selection You can make things as likely as you want if you choose after the event One of the classic stories about unlikely coincidences, into which some people read hidden messages, is that of the parallels between the lives of the two U.S. presidents Abraham Lincoln and John F.

The Laws of the Improbability Principle

Kennedy. It’s well-known that both were assassinated, but what is less well-known is that both were killed on a Friday, and both in the presence of their wives. Both were shot in the head from behind. I’ve put this as an example of the law of selection, but it could also serve to illustrate other laws of the Improbability Principle. The law of selection is manifest by the selective nature of the matches listed above. Bad science & Psuedoscience. Théosophie. Un article de Wikipédia, l'encyclopédie libre.


Emblème de la société théosophique. Les cinq symboles visibles dans le sceau sont l'Étoile de David, l'Ânkh, la Sauvastika, l'Ouroboros et, au-dessus du sceau, le signe Aum. Autour du sceau sont écrits les mots : « Il n'y a pas de religion supérieure à la Vérité ». Le terme théosophie fait référence à un système philosophique ésotérique à travers lequel l'être humain tente de connaître « le Divin » et les mystères de la Vérité. La « théosophie antique » est à distinguer de la « théosophie moderne » ou « théosophisme »[1] se référant à la Société théosophique.

Théosophie antique[modifier | modifier le code] La théosophie (theosophia — en grec : theos, divin et sophia, sagesse) a été fondée par des auteurs de l'Antiquité. Pour Porphyre, le theosophos est « un être idéal unissant en lui-même la qualité d'un philosophe, d'un artiste et d'un prêtre du plus haut niveau »[2]. Lucid Viewing - The Way Forward in Remote Viewing. The Seven Universal Laws Explained. There are seven Universal Laws or Principles by which everything in the Universe is governed.

The Seven Universal Laws Explained

The Universe exists in perfect harmony by virtue of these Laws. Ancient mystical, esoteric and secret teachings dating back over 5,000 years from Ancient Egypt to Ancient Greece and to the Vedic tradition of Ancient India, all have as their common thread these seven Spiritual Laws of the Universe. Once you understand, apply and align yourself with these Universal Laws, you will experience transformation in every area of your life beyond that which you have ever dared to imagine. The Immutable and the Mutable: Of the seven Universal Laws, the first three are immutable, eternal Laws, meaning they are Absolute and can never be changed or transcended. They have always existed and will always exist. 1. 2. 3. Earth's Grid System, Becker-Hagens, Ley Lines, Hartmann Net, Curry Lines - Science and Pseudoscience.

Earth's Grid Systems Science and Pseudoscience Topography, is the study of Earth's surface shape and features or those of planets, moons, and asteroids.

Earth's Grid System, Becker-Hagens, Ley Lines, Hartmann Net, Curry Lines - Science and Pseudoscience

It is also the description of such surface shapes and features (especially their depiction in maps). The topography of an area can also mean the surface shape and features themselves. Planetary Energetic Grid Theory.