Tag: Science

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TFS 25 – Down with the Man, Learning Style Myths, and Aquarius Underwater Laboratory

I kvetch about the bossman putting a squeeze on our hours, take a gander at an article exposing the myths of VARK, and explore the wondrous world of undersea science. Sources https://getpocket.com/explore/item/the-myth-of-learning-styles?utm_source=pocket-newtab https://oceanexplorer.noaa.gov/technology/diving/aquarius/aquarius.html https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/SEALAB

TFS – Episode 15 – Volatile Diet Advice, Philosophy is the Explanation of Science, Political Theater

Wooh! Had to change that from Coffee and Shifting Diet Advice to Volatile Diet Advice so the damned title would fit. This makes me feel accomplished. Most likely because I’m an idiot. Here’s my “show” (pfft) notes cause I’m too shattered to write a… Continue Reading “TFS – Episode 15 – Volatile Diet Advice, Philosophy is the Explanation of Science, Political Theater”

There is no Homunculus (Vlog)

I’m a simple man with a simple lager and proabably should tackle less complicated things. But the more I drink the less I fear looking like an idiot. So….here goes… https://www.pnas.org/content/116/10/3948 “Modularity refers to the idea that mental phenomena arise from the operation of… Continue Reading “There is no Homunculus (Vlog)”

Scientists With The Certainty of Theologians

I return to Russell’s Introductory on his History of Western Philosophy to further highlight the trendy mistake of confusing science with philosophy. The Article https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/finding-purpose/201811/can-life-have-meaning-in-random-universe Music Credits Music by BENSOUND http://www.bensound.com/royalty-free-… Creative Commons — Attribution 3.0 Unported— CC BY 3.0 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/b…  

Metaphysics is not Science

There’s a new Simon Says game in town and it’s called: Science Says. As lovely as the method called Science is, it nontheless remains mute. Science can say nothing at all. Which is an attractive quality when one considers how many daft things Simon… Continue Reading “Metaphysics is not Science”

The Future of Water | Lazy Commentary Vlog

  Gloom, doom, and snark. The case for caution with a side of punk.  Wherein I go through a list of projections regarding the axis resource of water from various organization. Le Source: https://www.seametrics.com/blog/future-water/ Call Me An Idiot Here http://www.minds.com/Weirmellow Or Here mellow.mission.productions@gmail.com Support… Continue Reading “The Future of Water | Lazy Commentary Vlog”

Info Medley – Shindo Renmei, McNamara’s Morons, and Psychology is Structured Speculation

  A wee history and idea medley regarding the somewhat obscure Shindo Renmei, ‘McNamara’s Morons, and the question of to what degree is Psychology a science. Call me an idiot here: http://www.minds.com/Weirmellow Or here: mellow.mission.productions@gmail.com Support This Here http://www.subscribestar.com/TFJ Or With Paypal

“I am not a scientist…”

                It’s noble to admit when you don’t know. But, phrases like ‘I am not scientist’ can be nothing more than a cop out. It’s sister ‘You are not a scientist’ is often nothing more than an ad hominem. Both phrases… Continue Reading ““I am not a scientist…””

Fractal Radio | Episode 30 – Science vs Politics (Case Study)

This little episode was prompted when one of my favorite pundits, Jimmy Dore, discussed the plans of some fisherman to sue oil companies for causing global warming. Which said fisherman implicate in their troubles catching fish. I point out that nitrification from agriculture and… Continue Reading “Fractal Radio | Episode 30 – Science vs Politics (Case Study)”