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Shout-out for the Skeptic's Guide to the Universe

Just a really quick post and shout out for the fabulous people from the Skeptic’s Guide to the Universe, because these girl and guys have something really epic going on right now: Right now and until 8 P.M. Eastern today, the SGU 24 hour live show is on. You can …

Excuse me mankind, how about a reality check?

This is a non-steapunk update, this is a rant. Did I miss the memo or what is going on here? According to my latest information, the category of creatures called demons are complete and utter fabrications. They are nothing more and nothing less then a form given to our primal …

The Steampunk Approach to Science

It is a sad state of affairs that science has almost been driven off the popular consciousness. Intead, what you find is pseudoscience being distributed on TV through what is called “Infotainment”. The more outrageous the stories, the better. At the same time woo-woo quackery like magic sugar and magic …

Non-Steampunk update: I despair!

Right, there will be a short steampunk-related update later, but for now, I want to share this little gem with you: Yes, what Ms Watson is describing here is real. It is happening now, in the 21st century. I despair! How screwed-up can some people’s minds be… No, I do …

Steampunk and Skepticism

A few days ago I posted a recommendation concerning the podcast The Skepic’s Guide to the Universe. As you may have gathered from some of my posts and my repeated mention of Skeptoid in several posts, I am a skeptic myself. I am not really an atheist, in as much …