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Quantum Woo and the Science of Transgender

Quantum Woo and the Science of Transgender The link above points to an article I wrote for the Skeptoid Blog, the place where I examine science topics not related to transgender … usually. Then I got an e-mail from a man claiming that I could get a sex change just by willing it to happen, because […]

Skeptoid: Mantid Season in Michigan

I had to skip last week’s Skeptoid post because Life, but I’m back on track this week. I decided to skip the critiquing pseudoscience thing this week, and instead wrote a little science interest article on the mantids currently flitting about in the Detroit area. Enjoy!    

Skeptoid: Do Cell Phones Disrupt Sleep?

The Skeptoid article is out a day later today, mostly because I was in a meeting all day yesterday. This week: is it time foe me to stop using my iPhone as an alarm clock?

Skeptoid: Detroit’s Mystery Cat

It’s Thursday again, and I’ve published another article over at the Skeptoid blog, Today, the story of Detroit’s “Mystery Cat,” which was in the local headlines this past weekend. Neat fealine, tragic end. Click through and give it a read if you’re interested!

Skeptoid: Russian Science Ignorance

It’s Thursday, and time for another post over at the Skeptoid blog! Today I let my transness leak into my skepticism, as I really wanted to say something over there about the vile way Russians treat LGBTQ folk. I tell, you, the Ali side grows stronger with every article. Soon, she will be unstoppable! BWA-HAHAHAAAAA!!!!!! […]

Is It Time To Give Up Facebook?

Is It Time To Give Up Facebook? We all know that the mainstream media loves a good, link-baiting headline, and that they are prone to simplification and exaggeration when it comes to science discoveries. So whenever I see the new… My second article for Skeptoid Blog has gone live: A look at the recent report […]

Skeptoid: Time To Give Up Facebook?

Just a quick note that my second weekly Skeptoid article has posted. I am still giddy at the opportunity to be writing as Ali, and as long as I’m giddy I will be sharing these articles here. Is It Time To Give Up Facebook? Please give it a click and a read and, if you’re […]

Ali Becomes a Little More Real

I am now an occasional contributor to the Skeptoid blog. I, as in me, as in Ali Edwards. Not Him. Me! This isn’t as out of the blue as it seems. He had a connection to the Skeptoid blog before; but that connection petered out this year as I’ve been struggling with everything else. So […]