Vox article on Debunking, avoiding The Backfire Effect

Pete Tar

Senior Member.
Some good advice we should keep in mind.
It also mentions The Debunking Handbook.
http://www.skepticalscience.com/Debunking-Handbook-now-freely-available-download.html
 
Thread starter Related Articles Forum Replies Date
T Claim: Offguardian article claiming that Covid PCR testing is flawed and not reliable Coronavirus COVID-19 8
T Claim: Heritage Foundation article asserts that Sex Ed programs encourage porn use General Discussion 6
Mick West Tip: One-click copy selected text to [article] format Site Feedback & News 5
JFDee NY Times: Article about Solar Radiation Management Contrails and Chemtrails 2
TEEJ Pentagon to launch task force to investigate UFO sightings - August 14, 2020 CNN Article UFO Videos and Reports from the US Navy 28
JFDee NY Times Article about YouTube CT Study General Discussion 2
Mick West YouTube adds Encyclopedia Britannica article on Contrails to "Chemtrail" Videos Contrails and Chemtrails 18
MikeG Debunked: Obamacare Article 54 (Satire FB Page) General Discussion 2
SR1419 NYT article: How the Internet Is Loosening Our Grip on the Truth Practical Debunking 23
Critical Thinker Psychology Today article: 'Reasoned Sense would be better than Common Sense' Practical Debunking 0
Truthful New published physics article points out NIST limitations and need for new investigation. Conspiracy Theories 3
SamBST article: I Was A Professional 9/11 Truther (And I Gave It Up) 9/11 0
Mick West Debunked: Article: "Court Takes Child From Mother After She Mentions Chemtrails At School" Contrails and Chemtrails 92
MikeC Metabunk linked from Cracked.com article on "Truthers" Sandy Hook 2
deirdre Debunked: Newtown Bee removing article links related to Sandy Hook citizen investigations Sandy Hook 3
MikeC Rolls Royce article on researching new superalloys General Discussion 0
Tunnelvisionary Geoengineering would be 'irrational and irresponsible' - Article on New Scientist Contrails and Chemtrails 2
derrick06 Corny UFO Article General Discussion 46
Graham2001 Aulis article uses NASA documents to cast doubt on the reality of Apollo Conspiracy Theories 26
E** Claim: Forbes article proves Obama/government caught telling media to coverup ebola Conspiracy Theories 2
Tobes Article in The Telegraph claims James Foley beheading video staged Conspiracy Theories 108
Dan Wilson PopSci article claiming to debunk ten GMO myths Health and Quackery 10
Critical Thinker Gawker article: Why I Write About (and Debunk) the Chemtrail Conspiracy Theory Contrails and Chemtrails 0
Qualiall Claim of Weather manipulation in WaPo article Contrails and Chemtrails 16
Buildy Slate Article Goes After NaturalNews Health and Quackery 6
Critical Thinker Article in Psychology Today: The Art of Positive Skepticism Practical Debunking 0
Jay Reynolds Interesting Intelligent Article on Cloud Seeding/Weather Modification Contrails and Chemtrails 0
JRBids Article: There is no such thing as chemtrails only contrails Contrails and Chemtrails 1
AluminumTheory What Keeps Conspiracy Theories Alive (article) Conspiracy Theories 96
ThatGuy Article on the psychology of conspiracy theories (from NYTimes) Practical Debunking 2
Cairenn article on bullshit Practical Debunking 0
HappyMonday Epoch Times' - 'Nervous-System Damage From the Sky' article Contrails and Chemtrails 4
Mendel Can US churches be debunking? Practical Debunking 12
D Help debunking local UFO claim Skydentify - What is that Thing in the Sky? 8
T Need Debunking: Alfred Kinsey claims that child sex abuse is harmless General Discussion 6
T Need Debunking: Sayyid Qutb was a Liason for the Communist International General Discussion 2
Mendel Standards for debunking Practical Debunking 6
Oystein Debunking resource: Engineers Assess the Truth in AE911Truth (Scott & Hamburger, 2021) 9/11 36
S Needs debunking: Pentagon plane could have been shot down 9/11 10
C Need Debunking: Concert photograph from 8/27/21 (Billy Strings) fans claiming UFO. No eyewitness that I know of. UFOs and Aliens 12
ki_cz Need help debunking FE video Flat Earth 42
V Needs debunking: flat earthers claim this reflection to show a harness in ISS video Flat Earth 10
FatPhil Debunking backfiring Practical Debunking 36
M Need Debunking: Apollo 12 LM caught on a wire Conspiracy Theories 12
P Need Debunking: "Experimental Vaccine Death Rate for Israel's Elderly 40 Times Higher Than COVID-19 Deaths" Coronavirus COVID-19 7
Mick West Gabriel Sterling Debunking Trumps Accusations from the Raffernsperger Call Election 2020 3
Edward Current Needs Debunking: That the GPS does not implement time corrections from Einstein's relativity Science and Pseudoscience 7
A Needs Debunking: Proposed COVID Vaccine will become part of our DNA, make us programmable Coronavirus COVID-19 37
gtoffo Needs Debunking: "UFO crash" near Rio de Janeiro UFOs and Aliens 17
Code-Beta Needs Debunking: CE-5, humans initiating UFO sightings UFOs and Aliens 15
Related Articles


















































Related Articles

Top