Junk science
In the United States, junk science is any scientific data, research, or analysis considered to be spurious or fraudulent. The concept is often invoked in political and legal contexts where facts and ...
The quack behind the MSG scare is still stoking fear for profit
How Russell Blaylock worked his way into every reprehensible health scam from anti-chemo to anti-vaxx.
Anti-vaccine websites trick parents with these 'facts'
Anti-vaccine websites use a clever mixture of heart-wrenching stories, pseudoscience and outright deceit to convince parents not to vaccinate their children, according to a new study. Researchers une...
Has the secret to eternal life been found? Russian scientist says he is stronger and healthier after injecting himself with 3.5 MILLION year old immortal bacteria
A Russian scientist has injected himself with a 3.5 million year old 'eternal life' bacteria found in the Siberian permafrost - and says he is stronger and never gets ill.
Harvard neurosurgeon confirms the afterlife exists
Do we have a soul? Is there life after death? Harvard neurosurgeon shares his personal experience...
'Return To Life': How some children have memories of reincarnation
It’s not unusual for little boys to have vivid imaginations, but Ryan’s stories were truly legendary. His mother Cyndi said it all began...
Picture of an Alien on the walls of Ancient Egypt
There are many internet websites that make claims that are quite extraordinary. This particular article addresses the claim that there are pictures of Aliens on the walls of temples and tombs in Ancie...
Pseudoscience - James Randi - Investigating Pseudoscientific and Paranormal Claims
This hour long lecture is from the McGill University's Lorne Trottier Public Science Symposium on the confrontation and threat of pseudoscience in contempora...
Pseudoscience
Carl Sagan on the pseudoscience of Astrology.
Pseudoscience
Pseudoscience is a claim, belief or practice which is falsely presented as scientific, but does not adhere to a valid scientific method, cannot be reliably tested, or otherwise lacks scientific status...
Ica stones
The Ica stones are a collection of andesite stones found in Ica Province, Peru that bear a variety of diagrams. Some of them have depictions of dinosaurs and what is alleged to be advanced technology,...
Ica stones - Wikipedia
The quack behind the MSG scare is still stoking fear for profit
How Russell Blaylock worked his way into every reprehensible health scam from anti-chemo to anti-vaxx.
Insulin potentiation therapy
Insulin potentiation therapy (IPT) is an unproven alternative cancer treatment using insulin to administer low-dose chemotherapy. It was developed by Donato Perez Garcia, MD in 1930 as a targeted ther...
Starchild skull
The Starchild skull is an abnormal human skull allegedly found in Mexico that was claimed to be the product of extraterrestrial-human breeding or genetic manipulation. Mitochondrial DNA recovered from...
Starchild skull - Wikipedia
Inaccuracies in The Da Vinci Code
The Da Vinci Code, a popular suspense novel by Dan Brown, generated criticism and controversy after its publication in 2003. Many of the complaints centered on the book's speculations and alleged misr...
Inaccuracies in The Da Vinci Code - Wikipedia
Historic states represented in Turkish presidential seal
16 Great Turkish Empires (Turkish: 16 Büyük Türk Devleti) is a discourse of Turkic history that was forged in 1969 to explain the meaning of 16 stars of the presidential seal of Turkey. The concep...
Historic states represented in Turkish presidential seal - Wikipedia
Norumbega
Norumbega (or Norumbègue, Nurumbega, etc.) was a legendary settlement in northeastern North America, inextricably connected with attempts to demonstrate Viking incursions in New England. An early ref...
Norumbega - Wikipedia
State of Shinshi
Shinshi (Hangeul: 신시, Hanja: 神市) or Baedal (Hangul: 배달국, Hanja: 倍達國) is a legendary ancient Korean nation that preceded Gojoseon in Hwandangogi. Shinshi literally means "City of God(s)/Spirit(s)" (i.e...
Pierre Plantard
Pierre Plantard de Saint-Clair (born Pierre Athanase Marie Plantard, 18 March 1920 – 3 February 2000) was a French draughtsman, best known for being the principal perpetrator of the Priory of Si...
Stefan Marinov
Stefan Marinov (Bulgarian: Стефан Маринов) (1 February 1931 – 15 July 1997) was a Bulgarian physicist, researcher, writer and lecturer who promoted anti-relativistic theoretical viewpoints, and la...
Pathological science
Pathological science is an area of research where "people are tricked into false results ... by subjective effects, wishful thinking or threshold interactions". The term was first used by Irving Langm...
Pathological science - Wikipedia
Conception chart
The conception chart has its origins in 13th-century China. It purports to be able to tell a pregnant woman the gender of the fetus she is carrying. Its accuracy has not been confirmed by the scient...
Free energy suppression
Free energy suppression (or new energy suppression) is a conspiracy theory that technologically viable, pollution-free, no-cost energy sources are being suppressed by government, corporations, or adv...
The Jew of Linz
The Jew of Linz is a controversial 1998 book by Australian writer Kimberley Cornish. It alleges that the Austrian philosopher Ludwig Wittgenstein had a profound effect on Adolf Hitler when they were b...
The Jew of Linz - Wikipedia
Hwan-guk
The hypothetical state of Hwanguk (환국, 桓國) is the first mythical state of Korea described in Hwandan Gogi. According to Hwandan Gogi, Hwanguk existed long before Gojoseon. However, mainstream Korean...
New England Antiquities Research Association
The New England Antiquities Research Association (NEARA) is a non-profit organization founded 1964. It is according to its website: "is dedicated to a better understanding of our historic and prehisto...
New England Antiquities Research Association - Wikipedia
Energy (psychological)
Mental energy or psychic energy is a concept in some psychological theories or models of a postulated unconscious mental functioning on a level between biology and consciousness.
The idea harks ba...
Alfred Watkins
Alfred Watkins (27 January 1855 – 15 April 1935) was an English author, self-taught amateur archaeologist, antiquarian and businessman who, while standing on a hillside in Herefordshire, England, in 1...
Alfred Watkins - Wikipedia
Death ray
The death ray or death beam was a theoretical particle beam or electromagnetic weapon of the 1920s through the 1930s that was claimed to have been invented independently by Guglielmo Marconi, Nikola ...
Zero-point energy
Zero-point energy, also called quantum vacuum zero-point energy, is the lowest possible energy that a quantum mechanical physical system may have; it is the energy of its ground state. All quantum mec...