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Second Sight? Or Just the Blind Leading the Blind?
Krissy Wilson reviews the not-so-amazing performance of psychic Sharon Neill
Just Your Imagination? Part 1: Acting
Martin Parkinson looks at some of the things he learned in drama class…
The Mystery of Hellfire Pass: Part Three
Paul Chambers and Robert Bartholomew round off their investigation into the ‘Phantom Sniper of Esher’
Natural Science and the Spirit World: Part One
The following is the first of two instalments of an article taken from Freiedrich Engels’ Dialectics of Nature…
Alien abduction or Bad Medicine?
Jamie McCartney gives us his suggestions on the ‘reality’ behind alien abductions
The Mystery of Hellfire Pass: Part TwoLearn More
Paul Chambers and Robert Bartholomew consider some theories as to the ‘sniper’s’ identity
The Problem of the Existence of God seen through the Eyes of a Physicist by Alfred Bahr
How Do I Know What To Believe?
It’s not as easy as sceptical authors sometimes seem to imply. Martin Parkinson draws a quick sketch map of the difficulties of real-world reasoning
The Mystery of Hellfire Pass: Part One
Paul Chambers and Robert Bartholomew investigate the Phantom Sniper of Esher
Who The Devil Are You?
Ben Fridja exposes the truth about Anton LaVey, the High Priest of the Church of Satan
A sneak peak into David Langford’s unique archive of sceptical scraps …
Why Creation Science Must be Taught in Schools
Tom Stafford and Andrew Brown argue that the best way to convey the nature of science is to produce examples of what it is not.
An Anaesthesiologist Examines the Pam Reynolds Story; Part 2: The Experience
Gerry Woerlee suggests a very non-paranormal explanation for near-death experiences on the operating table
The Angels of Mons and Elsewhere; Part Two: Even More Tales of Supernatural RescueLearn More
Scott Wood completes his assessment of the ‘making of myths’
The Angels of Mons and Elsewhere; Part One: The Bowmen and Other Legends
Scott Wood begins his two-part assessment on the fabled Angels of Mons by unearthing their origins
An anaesthesiologist examines the Pam Reynolds story; Part 1: Background considerations
In his two-part analysis of Pam Reynold’s near-death experience, Gerry Woerlee considers the evidence for the paranormal
In Search of ET
Dene Bebbington asks whether the search for life on other planets is likely to be successful
Martin Parkinson gives a curious example of something sensible deliberately dressed up to look like nonsense
Just Who Wrote the Passion of Christ by Emmerich?
From tale to pen to paper to publication, Wolf Roder revisits the controversial Passion of Christ
What Colour is Four? The Perception of Synaesthesia in Art and Science
Marc Tibber traces the shifting position of an intriguing psychological phenomenon
Alexander the Oracle-Monger
Adam Buick takes us all the way back to the scandalous antics of Alexander and his snake-god, Glycon
A Physiological Reason why Superman Behaves like a Boy Scout
Superman is often accused of seeing the world through rose-colored glasses, supporting his ‘boy-scout like’ naiveté. Robert Castro takes a satirical look at the physiology of Superman’s behaviour
'God's Truth', Others' Confusion?
L. J. Hurst considers the complex case of Hayward, Wells and Deeks
Is a Grey Heavier Than a Green?
Question and Answer: Stephen Moston takes a look at the relationship between asking a question and reaching a conclusion
Thomas Hobbes, Angels, Ghosts and Miracles
Adam Buick considers some of Hobbes’ neglected musings
£5.00Natural Science and the Spirit World: Part 2Learn More
The second instalment of an article taken from Friedrich Engels’ Dialectics of Nature.
Just Your Imagination? Part 2: Feel The Force
Barefoot sceptic Martin Parkinson ‘fesses up and counts his new age brownie points.
Why is cognitive dissonance important in understanding pseudoscience? Lee Traynor explains…
Mia Dolan on Granada's This Morning
Tony Youens and his gripe with “psychic” entertainment