On Autism: Whom to Trust, and Whom to Avoid Like the Plague

On Autism: Whom to Trust, and Whom to Avoid Like the Plague
On Autism: Whom to Trust, and Whom to Avoid Like the Plague

Autism is a significant source of controversy. Terrible people are using this as an opportunity to scare people, take their money, and put their children in danger.

There are so many tales about how autism is caused–and how to treat it–that it can be stressful for parents just trying to make the right choices for their children.

We have an easy guide to help you distinguish the good resources

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How to Tell if You Actually Love Science

Planetary Nebula NGC 2818, Hubble Space Telescope
Planetary Nebula NGC 2818, Hubble Space Telescope

I love science. I know a lot of people say that. But I’ve come to find that many don’t actually know what science is.

So I asked my friends–a great bunch of scientists and science advocates–to tell me what it means to actually “fucking love science”.

Here is what they said.

Dan Mitch of The Mind Restrained

Questioning your own views and understanding that you need to support

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How to Fix a Missing Feature Image or Description on Facebook

How to Fix a Missing Feature Image or Description on Facebook
How to Fix a Missing Feature Image or Description on Facebook

If you are new to blogging with WordPress, you may be confused about how to get Facebook to display your image and description correctly when you post a link to your blog. I am here to help!

Step 1: Install Yoast SEO

The Yoast SEO plugin will do most of the work for you. It will let you put in a default image and description for your homepage. It will also give you full control over the featured image and description that

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How Chiropractors Do the Opposite of Helping

How Chiropractors Do the Opposite of Helping
How Chiropractors Do the Opposite of Helping

The following story is by guest author and science enthusiast Antonio Brady.

My whole life, my family have been chiropractor enthusiasts.

It started at a young age. Any ailment I had I would go to a chiropractor. One day I woke up, and my back was so stiff I couldn’t move. I missed school and I was taken to a chiropractor. After a few snap, crackle and pops, I felt great. I was sold. I didn’t

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Ten Facebook Pages You Need to Stop Sharing From Part 3

Ten Facebook Pages You Need to Stop Sharing From Part 3
Ten Facebook Pages You Need to Stop Sharing From Part 3

Let me tell you what this article isn’t. It isn’t a comprehensive review of the research involved in each of the topics below. It isn’t an attempt to fairly present both sides of an issue (science versus anti-science).

A few readers from my prior articles (part 1 and part 2) are unclear about that.

What this is, is a collection of critical jabs at Facebook pages that deserve mocking

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