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Magical Thinking In Legislative Process

Increasingly reports show members of the legislative process around the world are introducing elements of magical thinking. Strangely there is a perception that ancient beliefs are somehow superior to current, verifiable knowledge. In this case, a UK Tory MP believes … Continue reading

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Canadian Reporter Attacks Anti-Vaxxers

Canadian CBCs Rex Murphy’s opinion attacking the Anti-Vaxxer movement. Well said. http://www.cbc.ca/player/News/ID/2652229368/

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Brain Training Works / Doesn’t Work

Finally some sense in the brain training debate.  Turns out brain training actually works,  in a way, but probably not in any real meaningful way. .. http://www.psypost.org/2015/02/brain-training-work-depends-purpose-31386?utm_source=twitterfeed&utm_medium=twitter

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The world gets better. ..

It is nice to see objective evidence that the world is becoming a better place, despite the constant messages we receive to the contrary… http://www.gatesnotes.com/About-Bill-Gates/Year-in-Review-2014?WT.mc_id=12_31_2014_YIR_tw&WT.tsrc=Twitter

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