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The Birth of Experimental Science

by Tim Harding

(An edited version of this essay was published in The Skeptic magazine,
June 2016, Vol 36, No. 2, under the title ‘Out of the Dark’).
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Skeptical Scientists Over Government Experiments Admit Psychic Phenomena Are Valid

This is an interesting article that I found thanks to Dean Radin. From January 2008 item in the UK’s The Daily Mail:

In 1995, the US Congress asked two independent scientists to assess whether the $20 million that the government had spent on psychic research had produced anything of value.

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Science

An end to the experiments

This time last week I was excited. I collected the last two pieces of data. I copied all of the data onto memory sticks (two, in case I somehow lost one). 375 more words

Life

Cavendish

I tried to tell my students today about the Apollo 11 moon landing, specifically the origin of the phrase the eagle has landed, but all they could think about was The Eagle, the pub where the model of the structure of DNA was first shown by Francis Crick and James Watson in 1952. 234 more words

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