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Jul 27, 2015 01:48 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
A creepy clown was seen outside a Chicago cemetery recently -- and it's only the latest sighting of many. Continue reading →
Jul 14, 2015 02:14 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
A new study claims that self-identified vampires are reluctant to tell others about their lifestyle for fear of being ostracized. Continue reading →
May 4, 2015 03:12 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
The controversy over a Bud Light label slogan assures that the beer brand will be remembered.
Jan 20, 2015 03:35 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
TV's Dr. Oz has come under fire by critics for spreading medical misinformation, but he's defiant.
Mar 5, 2015 08:54 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
ABC talk show host Jimmy Kimmel recently reminded his audience about the importance of vaccination. Continue reading →
Jan 12, 2015 09:50 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
A viral news story claiming that an all-girls high school digitally altered their students' yearbook photos to make them thinner isn't quite accurate.
Dec 22, 2014 06:41 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
A survey of medical advice offered on TV talk shows finds that much of the information is not based in science. Continue reading →
Feb 13, 2014 09:17 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
The fast-food chain Subway has agreed to remove a chemical from its bread, based on concerns from a blogger. But is it danger or hype? Continue reading →
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