Coffe causes cancer. Coffe prevents cancer. Who's right? Ben Goldacre tells us how to know.
Why is it that scientists and intellectuals have not pushed back harder against idiocy? The climate skeptics, the people that claim vaccinations harm children and that evolution is unfounded are almost always one in the same. There is a centralized "enemy", why not put together a concerted and centralized movement of scientists and intellectuals to combat this?
There's also Darryl Cunningham. http://darryl-cunningham.blogspot.com/2011/09/science-denial...
Dawkins is doing his part. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YFjoEgYOgRo&feature=relat...