Dr. Fauci’s own career-making medical research had no clinical control group, used historic controls #coronavirus

Guest post by Alec Rawls For weeks Dr. Anthony Fauci has dismissed all of the mounting evidence for the efficacy of Hydroxychloroquine treatments for Covid-19 as “anecdotal” and “the slightest…

To save our economy roll out antibody testing alongside the active virus testing

Guest post by Alec Rawls Social distancing is very costly to our society and not everyone needs to be doing it. The greater Seattle area alone is right now rapidly…

Eclipsified leaf-gap shadows: nature reveals what the eye cannot observe directly

Guest post by Alec Rawls With a weak sun well up in the clear blue sky yesterday morning I was thinking I should go punch a hole in some cardboard…

First Peoples: The warming alarm-dog that didn’t bark

Guest post by Alec Rawls Beneficial climate change allowed modern humans to emigrate out of Africa and spread around the globe says the new PBS documentary “First Peoples,” but it fails…

Dr. Willie Soon on the Vatican’s repeat of its Galileo debacle

Putting papal authority behind yet another failed scientific paradigm Guest post by Alec Rawls As Galileo insisted about the perversity of his persecution by the Catholic Church: “[I]t is impossible for…

CBS turns cute story of toddler's first spring rain into dishonest climate alarm propaganda

Guest post by Alec Rawls Salient firsts in a child’s discovery of the world are often treasured moments for doting parents: a toddler’s first encounter with a friendly dog, his…

How to reduce the amount of air in a football without letting any air out

Guest post by Alec Rawls Just fill the ball with warm humid indoor air, then when it temperature-equalizes with the 25°F cooler outdoor air on your AFC Championship playing field…

What would Thucydides do? How to create negative atmospheric pressure in the Ebola hot-zone

While not our usual fare, I provide this guest essay for discussion without comment, as it is concerned with an issue of great interest and impact to millions of people…

Taking Keating seriously part 2: the IPCC's human-attribution claim is prima facie unscientific

Guest post by Alec Rawls (see part 1) Ex-physics teacher Christopher Keating, who strongly believes that human activity is causing dangerous global warming, is offering $30,000 to anyone who can…

Taking Keating's $30,000 skeptic challenge seriously, part 1

Contradictory contest criteria have been rectified via Keating “clarification” Guest post by Alec Rawls At first glance retired physics teacher Christopher Keating’s challenge appears to be an obvious bait and switch.…