The trope ignores the political agendas of pseudoscience, science funding and anti-science politicians.
Is cryonics unfalsifiable and uses an excessive amount of ad hoc maneuvers? Why are proponents of existential risk research relatively uninterested in submitting their work to a high-quality, peer-reviewed scientific journal? Why does the Doomsday argument seem immune to self-correction?… Read More ›
Related: Neuroscience, Memory and the Courtroom, The Criminal Profiling Deception. Pseudoscience seems to be everywhere: from anti-vaccine activism and HIV/AIDS denialism to postmodern pseudomathematics and quantum quackery. It would appear that no area goes unharmed by the enormous reach of… Read More ›