Scientific Mess-od

"If you thought that science was certain - well, that is just an error on your part." "I would rather have questions that can't be answered than answers that can't be questioned."-Richard Feynman One thing we learned from the CCP virus is that we have unelected, credentialist politicians passing themselves off as scientists: Sinecurists for… Continue reading Scientific Mess-od

Ardnassac

This is a book recommendation. Sadly, it's out of print, and I can find none in any of the used book sites I have used. The good news is it's cheap on Kindle. I found out about it here if you want a short opinion second to the one that follows. I can’t believe I’d… Continue reading Ardnassac

Magnanimous millennial males

I don't recommend this link, so it's deliberately broken. It's included for completeness, and if you want to check it, copy the link and paste it into your browser, removing the 'xxx' at the beginning. Millennial Men Prioritise Altruism and Good Health over Physical Strength "They care more about openness and empathy than independence and… Continue reading Magnanimous millennial males

Redefining "The Right Stuff"

Maybe we'll have to redefine STEM as Sanctimonious Tyrannical Extortion of Mediocrity.How Identity Politics Is Harming the Sciences “All across the country the big question now in STEM is: how can we promote more women and minorities by ‘changing’ (i.e., lowering) the requirements we had previously set for graduate level study?” Diversity, determined solely by… Continue reading Redefining "The Right Stuff"

Science Contemptists

A few examples of those who have attracted Progressive contempt because they point out uncontroversial scientific facts Social Justice Warriors don't want you to hear: Dr. Charles Murray. Dr. Christina Hoff Sommers. Dr. Judith Curry. Dr. Jordan Peterson. James Damore. Dr. Amy Wax. Dr. Bret Weinstein. Lindsay Shepherd.Dr. David Reich bravely makes a bid to… Continue reading Science Contemptists

No one sane

Not the NRA; not people who voted for Donald Trump; not people who own guns, who like country music or pickup trucks: No one* wants it to be possible for a Stephen Paddock to murder even one person with a gun. However, none of the political policies put forward to ban or restrict weapons and… Continue reading No one sane

Director of Hatcheries and Conditioning

A paper to be published in March in BioScience, the journal of the American Institute of Biological Sciences, titled “Social Norms and Global Environmental Challenges” is discussed here. The article is relatively long, but that's because there are a lot of examples of a call to totalitarianism from people who claim to be "scientists." They… Continue reading Director of Hatcheries and Conditioning