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99 red balloons

by Gordon Bonnet via Skeptophilia

In today’s episode of “Studies in Confirmation Bias,” we have a story in The Examiner claiming that someone captured… 355 more words


No, this study is not evidence for "life after death"

By Sharon Hill via James Randi Educational Foundation (JREF)

Yesterday, a study was announced with a headline that didn’t fit the results. That’s very common. But what was strange was that a few proponents of the study seemed to hang their hats on the headline. 428 more words

Brain Works


“Do not fear failure. In great attempts, it is glorious even to fail.”

Has this quotation (by Bruce Lee) become a myth or is the world showing its blind eye to the much occult truth in its words? 755 more words


Week 2: Reading the Image

Now I already know what your thinking, “You can’t read an image, what are you on about?”
Well let me give you an example that most of us have already experienced at some point. 1,378 more words

Creative Industries

Human Perception in Advertisement

Our task was to make:

A product, an event or a burning topic, advertised in 9 different ways.

Think Size and intensity; Color and movement; Position; Isolation & zoom; Contrast & light; Information quantity; Text & typography; Proportions (square / rectulangular / golden section); Symmetry & A symmetry / image in thirds; Blur; Distance and angle; Collage; etc. 121 more words


ANZFSS 22nd International Symposium on the Forensic Sciences

The 22nd International Symposium on the Forensic Sciences of the Australian and New Zealand Forensic Science Society (ANZFSS) was held at the Convention Centre in Adelaide from 30 August to 5 September. 87 more words

Science Communication

Leave a Note and Hope for the Best

My name is stephen, and i’m a student at Texas State University in the school of Mass Communications working through my second year. At the age of 16, I began to have an unusual connection with the planet and all living things that I believe had been kidnapped from my perception at a young age. 325 more words