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University offers course on calling scientific bullshit

Discussion in 'Other Health News and Research' started by Wolfiness, Feb 26, 2017.

  1. Wolfiness

    Wolfiness Activity Level 0

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    Http://callingbullshit.org/index.html
     
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  2. Denise

    Denise Senior Member

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    fwiw - I have contacted the professors and provided info about the PACE Trial to see if they might use it in the class.
     
  3. Wolfiness

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    Innit, though they do say
     
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  4. Webdog

    Webdog Senior Member

    I'm sure David Tuller could offer them some tips.
     
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  5. AndyPR

    AndyPR Senior Member

    Stat News article about this, originally from Feb this year as well - https://www.statnews.com/2017/02/17/science-fights-alternative-facts/

     
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    Interestingly the video game MGS 2 was based on this concept. That with so much information around it was near impossible to tell truth from fiction. Everything could be simulated to create your own truth.

    That technology exsits even today. Soon even video evidence could not be used to prove things.
     
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  7. Jenny TipsforME

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    I think my partner (a lecturer) is going to love these resources. Essentially it is the most important skill to teach students but much trickier than teaching content.
     
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