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“Skepticism”

Apr 8, 2015 08:36 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
A new Canadian law regulates the homeopathy, but critics fear it legitimizes the disproven treatment. Continue reading →
Mar 12, 2015 06:32 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
Rescuers who saved a 'miracle baby' claim they heard a mysterious voice from the accident. Continue reading →
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 →
Mar 2, 2015 05:30 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
An albino toddler was abducted and butchered for his body parts in Africa for use in magic spells, possibly on behalf of politicians. Continue reading →
Feb 25, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
An innovative British effort to stem sex trafficking in Africa uses belief in magic and witchcraft to help victims. Continue reading →
Jan 24, 2015 04:43 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
A farmer in Chile has found two mummified animals and claims they may be the remains of the mythical chupacabra.
Jan 21, 2015 12:20 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
The parents of a boy claimed to be a victim of spontaneous human combustion in 2013 now have a second child with the same 'problem' and police are skeptical.
Jan 20, 2015 07:43 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
A boy who wrote a best-selling book about visiting heaven has admitted the story is false. Here's why it was widely believed.
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