Tag: pseudoscience

Should we fight fake fire with fire? Creating better scientific stories and anecdotes

Reading Time: 6 minutes Using anecdotes in a scientific context may be a double-edged sword. Still, we need captivating strategies to replace pseudoscientific stories with better ones without losing accuracy and trust. The time my niece got a triple vaccine shot Let me tell you about the time my niece received a triple vaccination shot. She was about a…

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By Santiago November 19, 2019 0

How to recognise pseudoscience: 5 common traits

Reading Time: 9 minutes How to recognise pseudoscience: 5 common traits Let’s talk pseudoscience. Why? Because it’s so available and many times seen as a replacement for conventional medicine. And to be honest, it also scares the crap out of me. We see it on the news, advertisements and social media. Some pharmacies even have shelves dedicated to homeopathy…

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By Santiago February 18, 2018 0