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A philosophy described by Nobel laureate Murray Gell-Mann as ‘the dissociation of belief from evidence’
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We begin with an essay authored by Gershom Williams titled, Deconstructing Pseudo-Scientific Anthropology: Antenor Firmin and the Re conceptualization of African Humanity.
They most closely track to the early modern tradition, as the germ theory of the bite and genetics lend pseudo-scientific support the basis for the species' existence and ongoing survival.
We learned that our existing ranking systems represented a pseudo-scientific way to feel good about our biases.
IT is allegedly Blue Monday today - the date in January decreed by a pseudo-scientific calculation to be the most depressing day of the year.
There is, perhaps, some value in the focus integral theory places on cross-disciplinary investigation, but it quickly devolves into a morass of neologisms, conflated pseudo-scientific jargon, and extra-scientific feel-good nonsense.
From the Tuskegee experiments done to American black men to the disastrous STD experiments conducted in Guatemala, American researchers are now inflicting the same racist theories and pseudo-scientific experiments on Africans.
"The whole business of creating psychiatric categories of disease, formalizing them through votes and ascribing diagnostic codes to them, which in turn leads to their use for insurance billing, is a racket that gives psychiatry a pseudo-scientific aura that allows psychiatry to feed at the public trough," declares Dr.
This attitude is certainly not unprejudiced, but it is also very far from the pseudo-scientific racial fundamentalism of Social Darwinist and Nazi theories common at the time.
As usual, history itself - the things that humans actually did, said, wrote and thought about themselves and their predecessors - is more engaging and valuable than pseudo-scientific speculations based upon contrived evidence.
The fashionable trend and the lack of reliable information about halotherapy have led to the commercial spread of techniques, often based on pseudo-scientific information.
It is second nature to apply the age-old pseudo-scientific 'three second rule' on such occasions, telling ourselves we're safe if the food hit the floor only momentarily, The Health News reported.

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