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Skeptic Magazine, Volume 27 Number 1
Table of Contents

30 Years

2022 marks SKEPTIC’s 30th year in print, examining extraordinary claims and promoting science, since 1992. To celebrate this milestone, starting with issue 27.1, all issues going forward will be in full-colour, from cover-to-cover! Plus, Skeptic will now be printed on totally new paper stock, similar to National Geographic, Discover, and Scientific American.

Skeptic Magazine 27.1 (cover)


Eyewitness Testimony
How to engage with people and accounts of extraordinary claims without evoking anger
by Mick West


Wild Psychotherapy
Untested and questionable methods of psychological advice and treatment
by Timothy C. Thomason


Remembering Edward O. Wilson
by Mark W. Moffett
Reminiscences of Edward O. Wilson
by Frank j. Sulloway

Transgender Matters

Cover illustration by Izhar Cohen
Trans Matters
An Overview of the Debate, Research, and Policies
by Lisa Selin Davis
A Transgender Controversy
by Harriet Hall, M.D. (aka the SkepDoc)
Trans Reality
“I Didn’t Know There Was Another Side”
by Carol Tavris
Trans Athletes & Conflicting Rights
Male-to-Female transgender swimmer Lia Thomas from the University of Pennsylvania is crushing the female competition. Is that her right? Is it right? No. Here’s why.
by Michael Shermer


The “Evolution” of Adam & Eve
by Nathan H. Lents
Nature’s God
Why Christians Should Accept the Theory of Evolution
by Larry Arnhart
WiFi Woes
The Rollout of 5G Reawakens Wireless Fear
by Raymond Barglow


Upending Civilization
A review essay on The Dawn of Everything: A New History of Humanity by David Graeber and David Wengrow
by Chris Edwards
For those seeking a sound scientific viewpoint


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