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Antiscience overtakes science in the Weblog Awards

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The “Bloggies” seem to have been gamed by climate change denialists who have scuttled the science category. Climate sceptics ‘capture’ the Weblog Awards science category. When this year’s shortlists were released earlier this week, not only was the science or technology category flooded with climate sceptics blogs, but they had also spread into other categories,…

Spiritual charity head sues bloggers over fraud claim

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Charity chief sues blog | Ottawa Sun. A public servant founded a questionable spiritual charity after devotees claimed he appeared in their dreams. Ram Singh launched the Sai Nilayam Spiritual Organization in 2000; it became a registered charity in 2004. Singh is also a Treasury Board employee who is testifying in a $62-million bid-rigging lawsuit…

Nominate for The Skeptic Awards 2011 (U.K.)

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The Skeptic Awards 2011. The Skeptic Magazine is delighted, for the first time, to be giving awards celebrating skeptical activity in several categories during 2011. As well as an ‘Editors’ Choice’ award for lifetime achievement, we have five other categories – and for those we’re going to need your help. Please join in, by voting…