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Vicki Hyde and skepticism – New Zealand Herald

John Kerr posted in on December 20th, 2012.

In the New Zealand Herald, Sarah Daniell poses 12 questions to Vicki Hyde, spokeswoman for the NZ Skeptics Society, just ahead of this week’s supposed End of the World. An excerpt (read in full here): It’s the end of the world tomorrow, according to the Mayan calendar. Vicki Hyde, spokeswoman for the NZ Skeptics Society […]

2012: Happy New Apocalypse?

John Kerr posted in on January 12th, 2012.

Joseph Gelfer, Adjunct Research Associate, School of Political and Social Inquiry at Monash University, picks apart the 2012 apocalypse theory for the Australian science website The Conversation (reproduced here under Creative Commons licence). 2012 cometh: how to prepare for the apocalypse If you believe the doomsayers, the human race is not long for this earth. By […]

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