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General Discussion

General discussion, debunking topics that don't fit in the forums below
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Contrails and Chemtrails

White lines in the sky that look like contrails, but theorists claim are some kind of illicit spraying. My favorite pseudoscientific conspiracy theory gets a forum of its own.
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Skydentify - What is that Thing in the Sky?

Need to identify a plane, cloud, trail, strange object or other UFO you've seen in the sky. Post it here and our community of meteorologists, pilots, scientists and other sky-watchers will have a bash at finding what it is. You can also post interesting skydentifications you did yourself.
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Conspiracy Theories

The New World Order, 9-11, Monsanto, Bilderbergers, and everything conspiratorial
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Practical Debunking

About debunking, how to do it, how you did it. The practical applications of skepticism. Tips, instructions and war-stories. Not for debating bunk, but for discussing how to combat it.
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UFOs, Aliens, Monsters, and the Paranormal

Fortean phenomena, Alien UFOs, Pyramid Power, Crop Circles, Ghosts, Cryptozoology. Things that are a little bit more towards the fringe.
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Escaping The Rabbit Hole

Tales from former Truthers, Conspiracy Theorists and Other Ex-believers - The ultimate goal of debunking is to get people to drop their belief in bunk. Listening to people who climbed out of the rabbit hole can show us how to help other people make the same journey
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Tales From the Rabbit Hole Podcast

Long Form interviews with people affected by the Conspiracy Theory Rabbit Hole.
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People Debunked

Bunk comes from people, and is repeated and promoted by people. Sometimes it's the people themselves that need debunking.
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Science and Pseudoscience

Perpetual Motion, Anti-Gravity, Flat Earth, Hexagonal Water
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Health and Quackery

Homeopathy, Touch Therapy, Alternative Medicine of all kinds
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Flat Earth

Investigations of specific claims of evidence that show the Earth is flat, a globe, or some other shape. New threads and posts must follow the Posting Guidelines. Please ensure you read these guidelines in full before posting the first time.
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Quotes Debunked

Quotes can be taken out of context, or otherwise misinterpreted. Dig down into the history and context of a quote and see what it REALLY means.
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Site Feedback & News

Questions, suggestions, and discussions regarding metabunk.org
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