Tag: pseudoscience

The Problem with Pseudoscience

 Note: We are republishing this article with the kind permission of Dr. Ben Davis. We highly recommend checking out Dr. Ben’s Fb page Please click here for Dr. Ben’s Facebook page. The Problem with Pseudoscience  So, I try not to rip on my students in general. I especially try to avoid poking fun at them…


The Only Thing Cured By Homeopathy Is Prosperity

What Is Homeopathy? The first thing that we must do when addressing this topic is to explain what Homeopathy actually is. A common misconception about Homeopathy is that it is synonymous with Herbalism and natural remedies, but this couldn’t be further from the case. Herbalism is the use of naturally occurring plants in treatment for…


Logic, reason and pseudo-science

    The tripartite definition of knowledge states that propositional knowledge , i.e. knowledge that p , has three individually necessary and jointly sufficient conditions: justification, truth and belief. In short, propositional knowledge is justified true belief. The belief condition requires that anyone who knows that p believe that p. The truth condition requires that…