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By Kendrick Frazier | Comments: ( 160 ) | Date: ( Jan 23, 2020 )

For than thirty years, The Skeptical Inquirer has steadfastly championed science and reason and been the leading voice for reliable scientific examination of the paranormal and other questionable claims popularized by the media and mass culture In this new collection of outstanding recent articles, editor Kendrick Frazier has selected some of the best writing on topiFor than thirty years, The Skeptical Inquirer has steadfastly championed science and reason and been the leading voice for reliable scientific examination of the paranormal and other questionable claims popularized by the media and mass culture In this new collection of outstanding recent articles, editor Kendrick Frazier has selected some of the best writing on topics of current interest Among the highlights are A Skeptical Look at September 11th which prompted a drove of responses many angry and was selected by Richard Dawkins for the Best Science and Nature Writing of 2003.Carl Sagan s final question and answer piece on the topic of science and skeptical inquiry.Ann Druyan s beautifully expressed Science, Religion, Wonder, and Awe NASA scientist Stuart Jordan s excellent appraisal of the scientific evidence for global warming, which prompted much critical response and led to another follow up article.Five articles on the evolution vs intelligent design controversyTwo physicians articles that strongly defend the value of vaccinations and critique the anti vaccination movementOther distinguished contributors include Mario Bunge, Martin Gardner, Ray Hyman, Paul Kurtz, Chris Mooney, Joe Nickell, Stephen Pinker, and many others This excellent collection of stimulating articles exploring science and skeptical inquiry, public controversies, and investigating pseudoscientific claims is a must for scientists, educators, skeptics, and everyone concerned about scientific literacy.


  • Title: Science Under Siege: Defending Science, Exposing Pseudoscience
  • Author: Kendrick Frazier
  • ISBN: null
  • Page: 231
  • Format: Kindle Edition

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Comments Science Under Siege: Defending Science, Exposing Pseudoscience

  • Book

    Science Under Siege: Defending Science, Exposing Pseudoscience edited by Kendrick Frazier "Science Under Siege" is a must-read book of essays in defense of science. The book is based on a collection of great articles presented in the Skeptical Inquirer magazine. This 370-page book is composed of thirty-seven interesting and sometimes even fascinating articles that range from sound science to investigating pseudo scientific claims. Positives: 1. Great selection of articles about science. 2. Great [...]


  • Maria

    Some of these articles were interesting, some I had to skim, but most were somewhat thought-provoking. A few of the articles on evolution went too far into the details of various debates with proponents of Intelligent Design. But I was very interested in a short article about the myths of evolution, which really defined what the theory is and how many people reject it without even understanding it.The writers in this book basically reject anything that hasn't been proved using rigorous scientifi [...]


  • J.P.

    This was book was okay. It's a collection of essays on various topics & each essay is written by a different writer. Some essays are well written & some, in my opinion, fail to really capture the mind in a way that stresses the importance of the issue & makes you understand why it's important. "Four Common Myths About Evolution" by Charles Sullivan & Cameron Smith is a real gem, as well as "The Philosophy Behind Pseudoscience" by Mario Bunge & The Columbia University "Miracle [...]


  • Jc

    This is a collection of articles from The Skeptical Inquirer magazine. A few of the articles are a little out of date now, but that is the nature of science.Most are quite interesting and all nicely represent the range of thoughtful articles the magazine is known for. Sadly, some articles in it SHOULD be out of date, but are commenting on issues that just don’t go away (e.g we should no longer have to defend the need to vaccinate children – modern vaccinations have been proven safe and effec [...]


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