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Mike Sutton
Mike Sutton
Dr Mike Sutton is the author of 'Nullius in Verba: Darwin's greatest secret'.
Jan. 26, 2012 8:27 am
In an earlier paper (Sutton 2010a) I explain how I was able to trace the origins of a myth that I named the Spinach, Popeye, Iron Decimal Error Story (SPIDES) as far back as I could to an article published in the British Medical Journal (BMJ). That BMJ article was written by Professor Hamblin. I emailed Professor Hamblin to ask for the source of his story. His very prompt and courteous reply...  Read More
Jan. 15, 2012 6:00 pm
I am glad to hear the good news today that the British Government is cracking down on the teaching of pseudoscientific creationist dogma . But, in order to be fair and consistent in its policy making, it really should clean up the embarrassing teaching, publication and other official dissemination of dogma worship and official recommendation that others ignore its own blind belief in logically...  Read More
Jan. 7, 2012 6:31 am
Did Popeye really increase spinach production in the USA? That was the question I posed in April 2011 as the Popeye Statistical Challenge The first improvement on my own simple percentage change statistical analysis, conducted on behalf of the Popeye Challenge, suggests that at least the fluctuation in spinach production was not random. At least I think I am right in concluding that from...  Read More
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