On The Scientific Method

What motivated me to write this was the spate of incredibly desirable medical “cures” making the scientific and skeptical blogosphere… From time to time you’ll get something like this- some brilliant theory or procedure or tonic or device that “scientists can’t explain”.  These almost always turn out to be frauds expounded upon by liars, and…

More on JWST

I promised this back in October… Go figure. Anyway, the bill passed, and thanks to Senator Milukski (D-MD) the James Webb Space Telescope is getting funding.  Of course, then I learn from Badastronomy.com that Congress, in its infinite wisdom, didn’t quite give NASA enough money to fully cover the cost.  And so, NASA is going…