Tuesday, September 09, 2014

Shadow of a Doubt - September 2014

The Monthly Calendar of the National Capital Area Skeptics
  • Sep 13 NCAS Lecture: The Secrets of Alchemy: Rethinking the Scientific Revolution. Walter F. Rowe, PhD Professor, Department of Forensic Sciences, The George Washington University
  • October NCAS Lecture: Not your Parents' Gospels: Historicity, Literary License, and the Crafting of the Gospels.  Natalie K. Houghtby-Haddon, PhD, Associate Director of The George Washington University Center for Excellence in Public Leadership, and an Associate Professor in the GW College of Professional Studies
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  • Sep 10 Drinking Skeptically in MD and VA!
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Thursday, August 21, 2014

Sep 13 The Secrets of Alchemy: Rethinking the Scientific Revolution - Walter F. Rowe, PhD, Department of Forensic Sciences, The George Washington University

Alchemy is commonly viewed as the quintessential pseudo-science. Historians of science have derided it as mystical science, a pathology of thought and the greatest hindrance to the development of chemistry. Its practitioners have been viewed as cranks and charlatans obsessed with finding the Philosopher’s Stone – that magic “something” that would transmute base metals into gold. However, since the 1970s scholars of the history of science have come to re-assess alchemy. ...

Monday, June 09, 2014

Jun 21 NCAS Special Event: Maryland Premiere: "An Honest Liar"

Shadow of a Doubt - June 2014

The Monthly Calendar of the National Capital Area Skeptics
  • June 21 Special Event: "An Honest Liar"
    Maryland Premiere of documentary film about
    James "The Amazing" Randi
  • NCAS officers selected
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  • Jun 11 Drinking Skeptically in MD and VA!
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Tuesday, May 06, 2014

Shadow of a Doubt - May 2014

The Monthly Calendar of the National Capital Area Skeptics
  • May 10 Special Event: NCAS SkepTour 2014, DC 
  • May 14 Drinking Skeptically in MD and VA!
  • Board of Directors Election Results
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  • Torn From Today's Headlines: President Clinton Discusses UFOs, the Roswell Incident, and Area 51
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