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Mount Rainer: ‘Saucer Magnet?’ | Stop Heisenberg Abuse! Three Outrageous Misappropriations of Quantum Physics | Selling Pseudoscience: 
A Rent in the Fabric of American Medicine | UFOs and Cognitive Science: A Case Study


SPECIAL REPORT: BILL NYE Creation Debate
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May/June 2014 Mount Rainer: ‘Saucer Magnet?’ | Stop Heisenberg Abuse! Three Outrageous Misappropriations of Quantum Physics | Selling Pseudoscience: 
A Rent in the Fabric of American Medicine | UFOs and Cognitive Science: A Case Study SPECIAL REPORT: BILL NYE Creation Debate


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Skeptical Inquirer  |  May/June 2014  


Mount Rainer: ‘Saucer Magnet?’ | Stop Heisenberg Abuse! Three Outrageous Misappropriations of Quantum Physics | Selling Pseudoscience: 
A Rent in the Fabric of American Medicine | UFOs and Cognitive Science: A Case Study


SPECIAL REPORT: BILL NYE Creation Debate
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Below is a selection of articles in Skeptical Inquirer May/June 2014.