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James Randi on Psychic Fraud (Via ScepticaTV)

I came across these videos via subscription to ScepticaTV and feel that are highly worthy of sharing with you, my highly valued Reader. I hope you take time to watch them and reflect on their significance to you. Legendary skeptic … Continue reading

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Michael Shermer: The pattern behind self-deception

Michael Shermer returns to Ted Talks (http://www.ted.com) and says the human tendency to believe strange things — from alien abductions to dowsing rods — boils down to two of the brain’s most basic, hard-wired survival skills. He explains what they … Continue reading

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