No, NY Times, “Water Witching” Isn’t a Real Thing WTF

https://skepchick.org/2021/07/no-ny-times-water-witching-isnt-a-real-thing-wtf/

https://skepchick.org/?p=131075

This post contains a video, which you can also view here. To support more videos like this, head to patreon.com/rebecca! Guys, I think I’ve discovered a new feeling that there isn’t yet a German word for: I’m infuriated and yet reassured in a nostalgic sense. Infuriated because the New York Times is publishing absolute bullshit; …

Liberal Scientists Outlaw Shark Attacks!!!!!

https://skepchick.org/2021/07/liberal-scientists-outlaw-shark-attacks/

https://skepchick.org/?p=131072

This post contains a video, which you can also view here. To support more videos like this, head to patreon.com/rebecca! You know how in horror movies you see early signs of a serious problem, like a ventriloquist dummy very subtly moving on its own, or a news report in the background talking about a mysterious …

I Got Grifted: the Whistleblower Who Wasn’t

https://skepchick.org/2021/07/i-got-grifted-the-whistleblower-who-wasnt/

https://skepchick.org/?p=131070

This post contains a video, which you can also view here. To support more videos like this, head to patreon.com/rebecca! The other day I was idly thinking about grifters who focus on one side or another of the political spectrum. Trump really boosted the market for rightwing grifters, like the guys who crowdfunded “the wall” …

Vape Company BUYS a Science Journal

https://skepchick.org/2021/07/vape-company-buys-a-science-journal/

https://skepchick.org/?p=131068

This post contains a video, which you can also view here. To support more videos like this, head to patreon.com/rebecca! Back in the beforetimes, I talked about a dangerous problem with vaping: people were experiencing lung problems that were likely caused by bootleg vapes (usually the kind with THC) that were cut with vitamin E …

Why Girls Have Worse Mental Health in Equal Societies

https://skepchick.org/2021/07/why-girls-have-worse-mental-health-in-equal-societies/

https://skepchick.org/?p=131066

This post contains a video, which you can also view here. To support more videos like this, head to patreon.com/rebecca! Hold onto your butts everyone! We’re going to talk about the GENDER GAP, and you know how those discussions always go online. Except…I’m not talking about the gender gap in income, or in STEM, but …