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The "White and Gold" dress debunked.

it’s science, guys. if you’re seeing blue and black, this means your retina’s cones are more high functioning thus resulting in your eyes doing subtractive mixing, subtractive mixing is the mixing you get if you illuminate colored filters with white light from behind. 101 more words

Writing

The Rationalists - SkepTorr - The One in Five Rape Myth

Feminists are trying to raise awareness to an appearant rape tide rolling over American college campuses. According to a study 1 in 5 women would experience some kind of sexual assault during their time at university. 17 more words

Science

Relationship Myths: Debunked

My latest article for FANGLE Magazine was about the cliché relationship myths we all have heard, and maybe even still follow. I tried to delve into why we don’t need to follow these trends any longer and set our own paths for each individual relationship we experience. 800 more words

Food Babe Slams Kraft Over Three Dyes but Sells Same

Despite a very vocal campaign against Kraft over the use of the dyes Blue #1, Yellow #5, and Yellow #6 in their products,1,2 Vani Hari (the “Food Babe”) sells items containing a form of these same dyes via her shopping page, and has apparently been doing so since December, 2013. 1,325 more words

Science

Food Babe's BHT Denial Doesn't Hold Water

After it was revealed that Food Babe (Vani Hari) has been selling a product containing BHT for over 2 years–while simultaneously blasting other companies for doing the same–she quickly (and quietly) pulled the item from her web site.  326 more words

Skepticism