Pseudoscience

Paranormal Phenomena

Skepticism


Resources for Selected Areas of Pseudoscience and Paranormal Phenomena, and for Skeptical Perspective


Science for the 21st Century (PHY105)   Syracuse University
See the related Evolution vs. Creationism page for PHY106.
Note: This page includes links to documents by promoters and advocates, as well as by skeptics and critics.
Notice: This page is no longer maintained. The course for which it was developed ended in 2004.


General Resources


Skeptical Resources and Tools

Skeptic Sites

James "The Amazing" Randi


Astrology

Bermuda Triangle

Fortune Telling

Loch Ness Monster

Psychics, Parapsychology, and Paranormal

Psychology, Belief, Skepticism, ...

UFOs and Aliens

Cryptozoology

Hundredth Monkey Phenomenon


Alternative Medicine, Pseudomedicine, and Quackery

Therapeutic Touch

Traditional Chinese Medicine

Homeopathy

Chiropractic

Deepak Chopra and Ayurvedic Medicine

Nutrition

Dietary Supplements, Vitamins, …

Herbalism

Eating Disorders

Placebo Effect

Conventional (Scientific) Medicine and Healthcare


Smoking and Health


Recovered Memory Therapy and False Memory Syndrome


Facilitated Communication


Pathological and Fringe Science

Cold Fusion / Polywater / N-rays

Electromagnetic Fields and Cancer

AIDS "Heresies"


Antiscience

Cultural Studies and the "Sokal Affair" (Science Wars)


This page used to be maintained by Edward Lipson (see notice in red near the top).