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Show Me the Evidence!

     When it comes to matters of faith these days, it seems that many have determined that they are just going to believe in something whether there is any evidence for it or not.  759 more words


Article of the Week: We Are All Confident Idiots by David Dunning

The article I have selected for this week is by David Dunning, one of the pair after whom the Dunning-Kruger effect is named. For those who have not already searched… 556 more words


Discovering Insect Species: Overview in Rearview

When last I blogged, the Discovering Insect Species course was in full swing; we were excitedly waiting for the DNA sequence results from our first big field trip, which was to Klamath Marsh National Wildlife Refuge.   1,704 more words

Revising Bembidiina

Discourse is Dying. It's a Problem of Pacing, and it's Poisoning our Ability to Solve Problems.

America — the land of rugged individualism.  The home of Wyatt Earp, Teddy Roosevelt and Elwood Blues.  We think fast, we shoot from the hip, we go on gut instinct and we’ve created the greatest country in the history of the world.  1,473 more words