Greg Slui

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30 Awesome Photography Links That Go Well With a Coffee and Comfee Couch :)

We've had another terrific week of photographs and articles posted online by some of the best writers and artists working today, and here we find …

Atheists Against Pseudoscientific Nonsense

People in this town are likely to become America's first climate change refugees.<p>But residents don't believe in global warming - and want Donald J. …

Study Attempts To Identify The Most Ignorant Countries In The World

Google+<p>Facebook Twitter<p>The 2016 Index of Ignorance, produced by Ipsos MORI, includes information from 27250 interviews of people aged 16 to 64 …

Kavin Senapathy

Hunt's boasts that it doesn't use genetically modified tomatoes in its products. Consumers, scientists and farmers say there are a few problems with …

The TRUTH Why Smart People Have Fewer Friends

Are you smart enough to understand this physicist explain string theory?

Renowned theoretical physicist, Brian Greene, explains string theory as if he's talking to a graduate student of physics and then he boils it down for the rest of us.<p>Greene is the co-founder of the World Science Festival, which has a new initiative called "City of Science" which is a 5-event series …

What Is An Intuitive Way To Understand Entropy?

<i>What’s an intuitive way to understand entropy? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights</i>.<p><b>Answer by Mark Eichenlaub, graduate student in physics, on Quora:</b><p>Entropy is how much information you’re missing. For …

Layla Katiraee - Biochica

The article outlines the environmental impact and the increased cost of production due to the demand for "non-GMO sugar". I put that in quotes …

Rick Friday

The Three Strikes on Organic Foods.

Over the years organic foods have taken the produce aisle by storm, yet is there anything to substantiate this claim? Although most informed …

How Solar Panels Work

It's an idea that has been around for well over a century.<p>In 1839, French scientist Edmond Becquerel discovered that certain materials would give off …

Clean Energy

The Credible Hulk

"CAM is a multi-billion dollar industry almost on par with pharmaceuticals-revenues from CAM in the US in 2007 reached 34 billion dollars, equalling …

100 bad arguments against vaccines

From time to time, I get directed to an article titled “One Hundred Arguments Against Vaccines” which was written by Natural Health Warriors and is …

Organic Pesticides

Have you seen the pro-organic propaganda video with the happy family who switches to organic only food and the pesticides disappear from their urine? …

Huffpo Attacks GMO Bananas

Eric Gimenez, writing for the Huffpo, recently wrote a typical anti-GMO piece, hitting many of the common themes. He focuses on the GMO banana with …

Gentiles must cease their relentless cultural appropriation of bagels

There is much talk about cultural appropriation these days, as oppressed groups are waking up to the great harm that has been done to them by PoPs …

The GMO-labeling movement is about faith, not facts.

The fight over genetically modified ingredients is almost over. The industry is backing down. In the next few months, one way or another, packaged …

Agriculture

Why are people so incredibly gullible?

Our brains don’t let piddling little facts get in the way of a good story, allowing lies to infect the mind with surprising ease.<p>If you ever need proof of human gullibility, cast your mind back to the attack of the flesh-eating bananas. In January 2000, a series of chain emails began reporting that …

These vitamin-fortified bananas might get you thinking differently about GMOs

In the winter of 2014, students at Iowa State University received emails asking them to volunteer for an experiment. Researchers were looking for …

Agriculture

Vaxxed – a guide to Andrew Wakefield’s fraudulent film

The Skeptical Raptor, stalking pseudoscience in the internet jungle.This is the 7th out of 13 most popular articles on Skeptical Raptor for the 2016 …

The organic industry’s GMO hoax

The Senate failed to pass an amendment that would create a national policy of labeling foods containing genetically modified ingredients (GMOs). …

The Credible Hulk

"Don’t fall for it. Buying these panties isn’t going to save the Indian farmers, even if Pact’s non-GMO, organic, no child labor, no sweatshop labels …

A Raw Milk Fiasco

Legislators in West Virginia passed a law legalizing the drinking of raw milk (but not the sale or distribution). Some of them drank raw milk to …

Forbes Welcome

We Love GMOs and Vaccines

What happens when 30 Greenpeace vandals show up to a family farm that has been there for 300 years? Well the Brigham brothers fight back in something …

Biodegradable 1080