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Bertrand Russell on authority in science - A Little Book for Humanity

Bertrand Russell on authority in science - A Little Book for Humanity | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it

"The most essential characteristic of scientific technique is that it proceeds from experiment, not from tradition. The experimental habit of mind is a difficult one for most people to maintain; indeed, the science of one generation has already become the tradition of the next."

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Bertrand Russell’s 10 commandments for teachers everyone with a brain

Bertrand Russell’s 10 commandments for teachers everyone with a brain | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it

"Bertrand Russell's 'Liberal Decalogue'… The Ten Commandments that, as a teacher, I should wish to promulgate, might be set forth as follows:"

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Science, Reason and Critical Thinking: It’s Skeptical Correctness Gone Mad

Science, Reason and Critical Thinking: It’s Skeptical Correctness Gone Mad | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it

Go on, admit it, you all think that Psychic Sally is a big fat fraud.

However, the majority of skeptics and rational commentators on the recent tribulations of the ever so lovely Sally Morgan have gone out of their way to make it perfectly clear that they are absolutely not accusing her of being a fraud. And I too would like to make it quite clear up front to everyone, including Sally’s legal team, that I’m not making that allegation either.

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