Cranks and Healing Crystals: How to Tell Good Science from Bad Science

Presenter: Alan Bunner

06/26/2022 10:00am

The UU 4th principle is the free and responsible search for truth of which the Scientific Method is an example. How can distinguish good science from the claims we are exposed to every day, on the web, on Facebook, in the news, from our friends? We can easily be fooled by reports that look solid – but are they really? The internet and Facebook have today made it all too simple for anyone to promote a false idea. We are constantly exposed to information, mis-information, and dis-information. How do we determine where the truth lies?