TAM 2012, Carnival of Critical Thinking

It’s that time again! The Amaz!ng Meeting 2012 is 113 days away (July 12-15). They just released their list of guest speakers and, as usual, it looks like the meeting will really be amazing. All of the talks look very interesting, and how can you beat a special presentation from Penn and Teller. The Amaz!ng […]

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Adam Savage Talks About Failure at TAM 7

Adam Savage gave a talk at TAM 7 this year about the importance of failure.  We all know Adam Savage from the spectacular show Mythbusters, but he is a hero among us skeptinerds for his activism in skepticism as well. In this most recent talk at TAM Adam points out that when we look at […]

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Dr. Steven Novella

The Nature of Consciousness by Steven Novella

Steven Novella is a co-host on the very excellent Skeptics’ Guide to the Universe podcast. He is also a neurologist. At a recent TAM meeting he gave a talk about the nature of consciousness and its relationship to the brain. Not only is this a very informative talk but it is also filled with good […]

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