Category Archives: Science
Forget the pathetic joke that is Harper, this is the real story today – Knowledge is the Right’s kryptonite.
Amidst all the hoopla over Harper’s predictable antics in his CYA exercise today one important piece of news will be ignored. Business and this Reform government are destroying the once proud Canadian achievement of finding stuff out and being a … Continue reading
Joe Oliver appeals to science to help him while decrying the same science that tells him he is killing the planet – Oliver you owe me a new keyboard
It’s something that could not have been written for comedy without the author thinking it might be totally unbelievable, the idiot savant and tailing ponds taster Joe Oliver has declared the actions of the EU unscientific. “It’s discriminatory, it’s not … Continue reading
Marching Morons/Idiocracy – PZ is right to slap those around who read real science into its main premise, but it did contain some great stuff in nutrition.
Idiocracy is a story that extrapolates the rather silly theory that the stupid have more offspring than the bright, who in some cases have none and therefore the world will become more stupid as this trend continues. PZ doesn’t like … Continue reading
Compare and contrast: The independent, daring, “Brunoesque” chappie martyred on the altar of free speech and free thought who wants to campaign against sex selective abortion and present his member’s bill on this topic. He is disgusted at having to … Continue reading
CFIA – Seriously if the farmed salmon is killing the real fish, stop salmon farming.. Is it really that difficult to understand?
Patricia Ouellette, a regional program officer with the Canadian Food Inspection Agency, said the discoveries have caused inspectors to determine they can’t erase the disease by having fish destroyed. Okay that’s a straight forward sentence, as are these, Ouellette said … Continue reading
The good folks at Skeptical Science have produced a video showing that we humans are indeed causing the climate to change in the direction of increasing temperatures. But all is not lost. In some parts of Australia the temperature has … Continue reading
I used to watch this programme for a laugh and to kill 30 minutes while supper was finishing and it was all great entertainment. Never once did it enter my head that the scores of treasure troves that never failed … Continue reading
It’s so clear So I guess that will make no difference at all to the followers of crap weathermen and purveyors of pseudoscience.
Probably at the behest of the entertainment industry moochers sorry lobbyists, the GOP has discovered it has other principles more in line with those who fund it rather than the US Constitution. On reading their original views based on the … Continue reading
There’s medicine and there’s quackery – A naturapath doesn’t have to back up their bullshit, science does.
Beatrice Fantoni of the Windsor Star illustrates the lack of professionalism so prevalent in our media today. She quite correctly illustrates that the science behind vaccine effectiveness is evolving and changing as more and more becomes known about the efficacy … Continue reading