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The brain and illusions
What can illusions teach us about the brain?
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How to Distinguish Science From Pseudoscience

How to Distinguish Science From Pseudoscience | The brain and illusions | Scoop.it
Sometimes, it can be difficult to distinguish science from pseudoscience... Good science... Follows the evidence wherever it leads Embraces criticism Uses precise terminology with clear definitions Provides claims that are conservative and tentative Properly considers all evidence and arguments Uses rigorous and repeatable methods Engages with peers and community Follows careful and valid logic Changes…
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The Baloney Detection Kit: A 10-Point Checklist for Science Literacy

The Baloney Detection Kit: A 10-Point Checklist for Science Literacy | The brain and illusions | Scoop.it
How to assess the believability of claims without succumbing to cynicism.
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