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I Fooled Millions Into Thinking Chocolate Helps Weight Loss. Here's How.

“Slim by Chocolate!” the headlines blared. A team of German researchers had found that people on a low-carb diet lost weight 10 percent faster if they ate a chocolate bar every day. 8 more words

'Gay Marriage' Study--Fake, Fake, Fake

Not that this should come as any kind of surprise to anybody, but a major “scientific” study support same-sex “marriage” has been retracted by its author… because it has turned out to be a fraud ( … 185 more words

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NIH cancer paper retracted for faked data

by Retraction Watch

Following an investigation into research misconduct, the Journal of Clinical Investigation has retracted a cancer genetics paper from a laboratory at the National Institutes of Health due to “data falsification and fabrication” of four figures and a table in the paper. 

SCIENCE

Wei et al. and Ragen's Deadly Health Advice

Happy Easter to all our readers! Today’s post will be a bit technical because we need to discuss the science behind the terrible health advice Ragen gives to her readers. 565 more words

Fake Science

The Sixty Million Year Old Stone Man

We spent the next the next day trying to figure out a way we could transfer the unstable quantum energy stored in Tilly’s stabilizer into the alien’s body. 934 more words

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Signs from the heavens

“Oh, can you predict my future/read my hand?”.I ve been getting this question a lot lately. Ever since I started telling people I work in an Astronomical observatory. 669 more words