All Posts Tagged With "2012"

2011 Psychic Review and 2012 Preview

2011 Psychic Review and 2012 Preview

29 July 2012 by Kim Hebert

Well, this is a bit late, as it got lost in the draft pile for a while. But better late than never. It’s 2012, which means we’re mere months away from a flurry of white-manufactured Mayan exoticism. It also means looking back at the psychic predictions that came out in 2011! In the past I’ve […]

Read the full story

Posted in Pseudoscience, SkepticismComments Off

Skeptical Fails and Win This Week

08 January 2012 by Melany Hamill

Hey there skeptifans. I hope you are surviving the winter. The new year is rung in with lots of new woo. Cleanse-crazy We all overeat during the holidays which prompts a lot of articles on losing holiday pounds, and where there is weight loss, there is woo. A slough of holiday detox articles came out […]

Read the full story

Posted in Skeptical Fails and WinsComments Off

Skeptical Fails and Wins This Week

Skeptical Fails and Wins This Week

05 December 2010 by Melany Hamill

Hello skeptifans. December is upon us. If you don’t hear from me next week, it’s likely that I was trampled by Christmas shoppers. I live near one of the largest malls in Canada, and it’s getting a little crazy here. Hopefully nothing like this happens. Apocalypse 2012 David sent this link about the 2012 Apocalypse. […]

Read the full story

Posted in Skeptical Fails and Wins1 Comment

Are there more earthquakes than ever before?

Are there more earthquakes than ever before?

13 May 2010 by Kim Hebert

In short: No. But…but… Haiti! Chile! Mexico! China! 2012! We’re doomed! Not exactly. Over the last 20 years, there has not been a significant change in either the total number of earthquakes, or the number of greater magnitude earthquakes (such as those 6 and above that have been recently publicized).

Read the full story

Posted in Critical Thinking, ScienceComments Off

Vivos – Terrifying People in these Uncertain Times

Vivos – Terrifying People in these Uncertain Times

29 April 2010 by Kim Hebert

Vivos is a life assurance solution for you and your loved ones to survive the next earth devastating catastrophe, terrorist or nuclear attack. Vivos network of hardened and nuclear blast proof shelters will provide for up to one year of autonomous underground survival. We invite you to join us and a community of 200 people, […]

Read the full story

Posted in Critical Thinking, CultureComments Off

2012: A Summary of Myths and Facts

2012: A Summary of Myths and Facts

18 November 2009 by Kim Hebert

Remember the year 2000? You know, that apocalypse from 9 years ago with the pyramid calendars and the Y2K bug. Remember June of last year (and every June before that since at least 2006)? Remember September? Or last week? Or August 29, 1997…just kidding. Well, in January 2013 we’ll probably get to ask “remember last […]

Read the full story

Posted in Culture, History, PseudoscienceComments Off