Links to the Unusual
Committee for Skeptical Inquiry (formerly Committee for the Scientific Investigation of the Paranormal (CSICOP) - lots of online articles regarding all kinds of paranormal phenomena!
Jim Lippard's Skeptical Links - 500+ links to the weird!
The Skeptic's Dictionary - Brief explanations regarding many paranormal and pseudi-scientific phenomena plus links.
The Unmuseum - contains history regarding many paranormal phenomena, e.g., the Bermuda Triangle, UFOs, etc.
Crank.net - a guide to cranks on the net.
Understanding Scientific Methodology:
Sense About Science - covers methods and pseudoscience.
EurekAlert - includes a partial list of peer-reviewed journals on its links page.
Improving Medical Statistics - explains common misinterpretations via real examples.
Science and Pseudo-Science - a useful article outlining the philosophical issues involved in distinguishing the two.
David Thomas' page - contains lots of useful links, from the author of one of our course pack articles.
Brain, Myth of Using Only 10%:
Do We Use Only 10% of Our Brain? - includes some additional links.
Creationism and Evolution:
Science and Creationism: A View From the National Academy of Sciences - a terrific resource!
The Talk Origins Archive - a huge amount of information!
The Institute For Creation Research
Answers In Genesis - many articles from their Creation magazine are available online.
No Answers In Genesis
The Human Behavior and Evolution Society
Lots of great links!
Intelligent Design? A Special Report from Natural History Magazine - presents brief articles by creationists along with rebuttals.
Creation Research Society
Darwinism: Science or Philosophy? - papers from a symposium.
National Center For Science Education - contains online pamphlets arguing against creationism as well as updates on current legal battles to get creationism taught in schools.
Understanding Evolution - very accessible discussion of evolution.
The Biblical Astronomer - gives an account of a Bible-based astronomy.
American Association for the Advancement of Science Evolution Page
Circlemakers - an organization of crop-circle makers.
Myth vs. Physics
Flat Earth Theory:
Some useful papers on Flat-Earth "science."
Information about the International Flat Earth Society.
New Orleans Paranormal and Occult Research Society - contains pics of ghosts in New Orleans! Yikes!
Quackwatch - debunks homeopathy, iridology, herbal medicines, etc.
National Council Against Health Fraud - studies of homeopathy, herbal remedies, etc.
Live Science page on pareidolia
Cats That Look Like Hitler
Politics and Pundits:
Lists of end-of-the-world prophecies at RationalWiki and at Religious Tolerance.org.
The UFO Skeptic's Page by Robert Scheaffer.
Christian Urban Legends
Scientific Urban Legends