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This week we discuss fear of mortality vs actual risk, the nature of scientific evidence, and the myth that toilets work differently in Australia.
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Risk and Fear:
The Onion article about mortality rates
Statistics Canada article about major causes of death
Canadian death stats
Global death stats
Science and Evidence:
Wikipedia article about evidence
Is Intelligent Design Unfalsifiable? by Dr. Steven Novella
Lamarckism and Lysenkoism
Coriolis and Toilets
Wikipedia article (Contains easy to understand animations, and tough to understand equations)