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Skeptics - Stack Exchange is for skeptics, rationalists, free thinkers, or anyone who questions pseudoscience. Skeptics is about applying skepticism — it's for researching the evidence behind the claims you hear or read. It is not for philosophical discussions about skepticism itself.
We are a young but very strong community of skeptics, answering questions with well-referenced answers. We stole a page from Wikipedia's book: with us, it's .
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Some good questions you can find on Skeptics
Does a car with a hybrid engine and Lithium batteries pollute more than a car with conventional technology?
The answer shows in-depth research on a complex topic. The result is a very complete and authoritative answer.
What is the most realistic estimate for how far the Vikings could have explored the western hemisphere?
The question offers a number of theories with links to sources describing those theories in more detail. The single submitted answer does an admirable job of addressing the question.
Was Einstein a poor student?
Often said, but the first time I saw it questioned. Proved to be extremely popular.
Does being cold increase your chances of catching the common cold?
The question is about a very well known idea, but questioning it skeptically is fresh and novel. Also the answer is well researched and good quality.
Is popping your knuckles bad for you?
A surprisingly fresh question with a great answer - including a hilarious reference to the IgNobel prize.
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