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CIA Finally Admits Existence of Area 51 — Let’s Talk Ad Hoc

Well, the United States’ most notorious non-secret secret has finally become just a boring non-secret non-secret.  The CIA (Central Intelligence Agency, for those who don’t live in the States) has released a report acknowledging the existence of Area 51, which for decades has been a favorite topic of conspiracy theorists …

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AliensSkepticism

I know I haven’t been good about posting recently, but I’m glad to say that I’ll try my hardest from now on to post on a somewhat regular basis again. In the meantime, you can also stalk me on twitter or through my alter-ego if you’re into that sort of …

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My Life

      This is it. There are a few things missing, like my part time job as a runner and extracurricular activities at school. Anyone else relate? Oh, and that is exactly how I eat my food…

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Sunday Philosophical Teaparty 12.28

Oh, I suppose you’ll be wanting some deep, profound, thought-provoking question now. Since the Twilight post, my friends have linked me to Twilight merchandise that they found on HotTopic.com and I’ve been randomly poking around myself so my questions for you are inspired by Twilight merchandise but I promise that …

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Your Chance to Name the Rover!

Just in case you’re not a Senior Project Scientist at JPL or NASA (or some other fancy job title), this may be your only chance ever to name something that’s going to the Red Planet, Mars. I wouldn’t, however, mind if you did try to become a fancy-pants scientist so …

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Event: Alien Life: The Science and the Hype (Does Denver Need an Extra-Terrestrial Affairs Commission?)

Just in case some of you readers out there will be in the general area of Denver, Colorado this Thursday, I’m announcing the following event: Date: Thursday, October 23rd Time: 3:00pm-5:00pm Location: Auraria Campus, North Classroom Building (the lecture hall in the atrium, map of campus) Street: 9000 Auraria Parkway …

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Not Loony, Just Human

Is it just me or is there some kind of cultural connection amongst humans between the moon and insanity? I first noticed it when I learned the phrase “esta en la luna” (in the moon) in Spanish which is a way of saying absent-minded. I then made the connection between …

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Everyday pseudoscience

After I explain skepticism and why I believe in it, people usually say: But doesn’t everyone know that energy healing isn’t real? Who actually believes in UFOs, except for the mentally ill? What’s the purpose of fighting the battle of ignorance against a small minority of lunatics? Then I usually …

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