November 2, 2012

In Defense of Pseudoscience

Paul Willis, ABC Science


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Recently, I was watching an old MythBusters with my son. It was the one where they investigated the Hindenburg myth, that what caught fire was not the hydrogen but a thermite mixture in the paints used to dope the fabric covering of the behemoth airship. (They concluded that it was a mixture of both the thermite and the hydrogen).

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TAGGED: Education, Logic, Learning, Pseudoscience

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