Bad Science

Bad Science by Ben Goldacre. Download in PDF, EPUB, and Mobi Format for read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Bad Science books. Click Download for free ebooks.

Bad Science

Wit and Mirth  Or  Pills to Purge Melancholy
Author: Ben Goldacre
Publisher: HarperPerennial
ISBN: 9780007284870
Size: 61.62 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
View: 3494
Get Books

Everyone has their own 'bad science' moments, encompassing everything from the useless pie charts on the back of cereal boxes to the use of the word 'visibly' in cosmetics adverts. Full of spleen, Ben Goldacre takes the reader on a hilarious, invigorating and informative journey through the world of bad science.
Bad Science
Language: en
Pages: 370
Authors: Ben Goldacre
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: HarperPerennial
Everyone has their own 'bad science' moments, encompassing everything from the useless pie charts on the back of cereal boxes to the use of the word 'visibly' in cosmetics adverts. Full of spleen, Ben Goldacre takes the reader on a hilarious, invigorating and informative journey through the world of bad
Bad Science
Language: en
Pages: 503
Authors: Gary Taubes
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1993 - Publisher: Random House Incorporated
A science journalist brings to life one of the greatest scientific frauds of our times with the story of the two obscure researchers who claimed to have discovered a clean, no-fuss method for harnessing the energy of a hydrogen bomb. 20,000 first printing.
Good Science, Bad Science, Pseudoscience, and Just Plain Bunk
Language: en
Pages: 264
Authors: Peter Daempfle
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
We are constantly bombarded with breaking scientific news in the media, but we are almost never provided with enough information to assess the truth of these claims. This book teaches readers how to think like a scientist to question claims like these more critically.
Bad Science
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Linda Zimmermann
Categories: Errors, Scientific
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-01 - Publisher:
Winner of the 2011 Silver Medal for Humor in the Independent Publishers Awards! "Bad Science" takes a humorous look at bloodletting, alchemy, quack devices, the worship of meteorites, faked data, and secret testing on people. The history of science has been fraught with persecution, fraud,and ignorance on a massive scale,
The Bad Science and Bad Policy of Obama's Global Warming Agenda
Language: en
Pages: 38
Authors: Roy W. Spencer
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: Encounter Books
Discusses the science, economics, and politics of global anthropogenic global warming, and provides evidence to support the author's contention that global warming may not be the result of human activity, but rather the Earth's climate system.
The Green Bible. Bad Theology, Bad Science
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: K B Napier
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher: Lulu.com
Books about The Green Bible. Bad Theology, Bad Science
Your Child Does Not Have Bipolar Disorder: How Bad Science and Good Public Relations Created the Diagnosis
Language: en
Pages: 184
Authors: Stuart L Kaplan M.D.
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-03-03 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO
An eminent child psychiatrist provides an insider's, whistle-blowing perspective on the promotion of a diagnostic entity that does not exist. • Arresting case histories • A reference section
Good Stories, Bad Science: A Guide for Journalists to the Health Claims of 'Consumer Activist' Groups
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Stuart L Kaplan M.D.
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher: Am Cncl on Science, Health
Books about Good Stories, Bad Science: A Guide for Journalists to the Health Claims of 'Consumer Activist' Groups
Rethinking Psychology
Language: en
Pages: 296
Authors: Brian Hughes
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-03-03 - Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education
Balancing readability with intellectual rigour, this is an essential guide to the complex relationship between psychology, science, and pseudoscience. Unique in its focus on the philosophy of science within psychology, it critiques controversial practices and challenges the biases which threaten academic rigour within the field.
Climate Confusion
Language: en
Pages: 191
Authors: Roy W. Spencer
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-01-01 - Publisher: Encounter Books
The current frenzy over global warming has galvanized the public and cost taxpayers billons of dollars in federal expenditures for climate research. It has spawned Hollywood blockbusters and inspired major political movements. It has given a higher calling to celebrities and built a lucrative industry for scores of eager scientists.