Can we remember past lives? Can psychics foretell the future?
This presentation considers how the Confederacy managed vaccinations and tried to solve the numerous spurious cases. His illustrated tale inclu In a surprising convergence of history, a museum collection, and current disease research, a detective story concludes the presentation!
He also directs the F. Formerly, he supervised exhibits, collections, and educational outreach at the Chemical Heritage Foundation in Philadelphia. He has worked with museum-based education and exhibits for over three decades, primarily as a consultant to historic sites and museums.
This work led Robert to obtain a doctorate in maritime history from the University of Exeter, United Kingdom. Concurrent with the museum consulting, Robert worked for the Commonwealth of Virginia as a senior program manager in criminal justice, providing managerial assistance throughout the state.
Earlier, he performed criminal justice work in Arizona, and obtained B. He also served as a naval officer with the U. His most recent book is Voyage to Jamestown: Practical Navigation in the Age of Discovery U.
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We love tough questions, but we maintain that there is only one way to find trustworthy answers: to use reason and to experiment. We reject wishful thinking, anecdotes, revelation, unsupported authority, and "everybody knows.". Thomas Medero. Published Essayist at Philadelphia Association for Critical Thinking.
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· October 12, · This talk is a biocultural exploration of what humans have chosen to eat and the ways we think about what is good (and healthy) food and what is not.
Critical Thinking. Nursing education has emphasized critical thinking as an essential nursing skill for more than 50 years. 1 The definitions of critical thinking have evolved over the years.
There are several key definitions for critical thinking to consider. Rob Palmer has been a member of GSoW since and has made over 6, edits to the encyclopedia in that time, doing everything from adding skeptical and science-based material to existing articles to writing brand new articles on a wide variety of topics of interest to the Skeptical movement.
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