Pseudoscience

Follow-Up: $18,000 Given over to Quantum Fraud

As a follow-up to my recent diatribe against “quantum” pseudoscience, here’s a shocking bit of news, reported by the Skeptic’s Guide to the Universe podcast: Over $18,000 have been raised on Indiegogo to fund James Robitaille’s project to build a perpetual motion machine. “[…] our designs use high voltage/low current construction, which gives us a … Continue reading

“Quantum” of Solace: Quakery’s Tell
Pseudoscience

“Quantum” of Solace: Quakery’s Tell

Many of you who are starting to become aware of this “shadow-world” of pseudoscience and alternative medicine quackery may be wondering how John Q. Public and Jane Q. Taxpayer can indeed separate the wheat from the chaff. Reading about real science and medicine from credible sources (science or healthcare professionals and avowed skeptics like Steven … Continue reading