This week is a special episode discussion science literacy in our society.
Here's a few resources mentioned in this episode.
Science Mike's Five Ingredients of an Anti-Science Worldview
- Confident Presentation of Non-Experts (Dunning Kruger Effect vs Imposter Syndrome)
- Imprecise Word Usage (Energy, Toxins, Chemicals)
- Over-generalization of Research (Science says pregnant women should eat more chocolate)
- Cognitive Bias
- The Politicalization of Scientific Ideas