Skepticism and Critical Thinking

How should we think about weird things?
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  • How close are we to neuralink?
    by Obsessed_With_Gaming » Tue Jun 11, 2019 4:25 am
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  • How not to think critically
    by ryu289 » Mon May 13, 2019 5:33 pm
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  • Where are you?
    by thebrendanlea » Fri Aug 18, 2017 5:05 am
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  • "What you say is impossible, so you're banned."
    by landrew » Sun May 12, 2019 2:29 pm
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  • Justice
    by Lance Kennedy » Wed May 08, 2019 1:58 am
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  • IF YOU BELIEVE IN CONSPIRACY THEORIES, SCIENCE SAYS THERE’S SOMETHING WRONG WITH YOUR BRAIN
    by Gawdzilla Sama » Sat Oct 28, 2017 12:12 pm
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  • How does one handle opponents who use non-sequiturs?
    by ryu289 » Tue Apr 16, 2019 8:01 pm
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  • Does a negative claim carry more weight than a positive one?
    by landrew » Thu Apr 04, 2019 5:24 pm
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  • Happy Birthday, Hitch!
    by Gawdzilla Sama » Fri Apr 12, 2019 11:27 am
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  • UN Millennium Development Goals
    by Lance Kennedy » Tue Apr 09, 2019 8:37 pm
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  • Are you your brain?
    by machinegun1 » Fri Mar 29, 2019 6:31 pm
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  • Who is the Knower of Knowledge?
    by placid » Fri Jan 26, 2018 2:52 pm
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  • Don't feed the Trolls
    by placid » Thu Feb 01, 2018 12:58 pm
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  • A question to all skeptics (Placid's theories)
    by machinegun1 » Thu Mar 28, 2019 12:25 am
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  • WTF is it with this non duality BS?
    by sandisk » Sat Dec 26, 2015 6:30 am
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  • Research paper
    by eillescas » Wed Mar 27, 2019 7:51 pm
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  • Bending spoons with your mind
    by landrew » Tue Dec 18, 2018 1:37 am
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  • Trigger Warnings May Not Do Much
    by Austin Harper » Thu Mar 28, 2019 4:53 pm
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  • CUDOS
    by Lance Kennedy » Fri Mar 22, 2019 11:35 pm
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  • John Stossel is Skeptical...
    by Tom Palven » Thu Mar 07, 2019 6:13 am
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  • How dangerous is the idea of quantum immortality?
    by mirror93 » Mon Feb 25, 2019 9:29 pm
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  • Smart disease
    by Lance Kennedy » Fri Mar 01, 2019 2:34 am
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  • Is mind uploading possible?
    by Obsessed_With_Gaming » Fri Dec 07, 2018 5:05 am
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  • Antisiens Propaganda Organizationz
    by JO 753 » Mon Feb 04, 2019 6:59 pm
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  • world cup sux
    by mirror93 » Mon Jul 02, 2018 1:56 pm
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  • The Dunning-Kruger Effect
    by Gord » Thu Dec 27, 2018 4:54 am
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  • Politically correct nonsense.
    by Lance Kennedy » Fri May 19, 2017 11:42 pm
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  • Commercial Whaling
    by TJrandom » Wed Dec 26, 2018 10:18 pm
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  • The curse of the HMS Terror
    by landrew » Tue Dec 18, 2018 9:56 pm
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  • How close are we to deep dive / full immersion VR?
    by Obsessed_With_Gaming » Tue Dec 04, 2018 9:38 am
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  • Me too.
    by Lance Kennedy » Wed Apr 11, 2018 5:30 am
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  • The Connection of Quantum Mechanics and Privacy
    by Skeptic1001 » Sat Nov 24, 2018 1:26 pm
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  • We should be more skeptical of PhDs
    by mirror93 » Wed Jul 25, 2018 6:20 pm
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  • What could I be lacking in my perspective?
    by MG100 » Mon Oct 22, 2018 12:20 pm
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  • Letter To Skeptics
    by davidelkins » Sat Apr 22, 2017 9:17 pm
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  • Enlightened civilians
    by Lance Kennedy » Mon Oct 01, 2018 1:05 am
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  • Trump is so evil we should give a bunch of astrologers the authority to remove him.
    by Abdul Alhazred » Wed Nov 07, 2018 3:35 pm
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  • Li Ching Yuen, really over 200 years old?
    by Kamil » Mon Sep 24, 2018 3:39 am
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  • Sapiens and fiction
    by Lance Kennedy » Sun Sep 09, 2018 11:09 pm
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  • Banning straws?
    by Gord » Mon Aug 27, 2018 6:58 pm
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  • Perhaps we just don't know the truth
    by Omniverse » Tue Aug 14, 2018 6:32 pm
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  • The Great Idea
    by Lance Kennedy » Mon Aug 27, 2018 1:56 am
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  • Eggs and logic.
    by Lance Kennedy » Tue May 22, 2018 10:36 pm
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  • Headless cats.
    by Lance Kennedy » Sat Jul 28, 2018 4:33 am
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  • Bald men have gold in their heads
    by Gord » Thu May 31, 2018 8:46 am
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  • More is more?
    by landrew » Tue Jul 24, 2018 6:53 pm
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  • Medical hoaxes - are they harmful?
    by Willywizz » Sun Jul 15, 2018 12:30 pm
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  • Simulation Hypothesis - Matrix Hypothesis
    by Shen1986 » Sun Jul 15, 2018 6:39 am
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  • Strange Coincidence and magic thinking
    by Dvarty22 » Thu Dec 15, 2016 12:41 pm
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  • If glob were real
    by mirror93 » Thu Mar 08, 2018 2:37 pm
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