Whatever Happened to the Skeptic Dream?

8 August, 2018 6

A recent popular Twitter thread written by Tracy King considered the collapse of the UK Skeptic movement. I’ve some thoughts on this. King wrote: ‘The organised skepticism movement was successfully imported from USA to UK […]

On Echo-chambers, Skepticism, and the War on Women

1 March, 2018 4

In 2013- almost 5 years ago – I wrote a blog post about how the group who call themselves ‘Guerrilla Skepticism on Wikipedia’ weren’t very good at communicating with people who believed in paranormal, supernatural, or […]

Is “Bigfoot Skepticism” Cool Now?

23 November, 2017 0

Bigfoot Skepticism is the phrase used to dismiss those skeptics who spend their time and effort investigating, writing, and speaking about paranormal subjects (not limited to bigfoot) in a scientific manner. Usually we’re told we […]

Listen: A Skeptic’s Guide to Ghost Hunting

2 November, 2017 0

In August, I travelled to Scotland and spoke for both Glasgow Skeptics in the Pub and the Edinburgh Skeptics Society as part of their Edinburgh Fringe Festival event ‘Skeptics on the Fringe’. While speaking in […]

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