Voodoo HiFi Experimental Design Masterclass

February 4th, 2006 by Ben Goldacre in bad science | 341 Comments »

Ben Goldacre
Saturday February 4, 2006
The Guardian

Folks are the same the world over. Now, as far as I know, I’m the only person in this room who’s had violent threats – in writing – from angry alternative therapists. If that’s not true, of course, I’d love to hear your story, but either Read the rest of this entry »

How I stalked my girlfriend

February 1st, 2006 by Ben Goldacre in bad science, phone stalking | 65 Comments »

Ben Goldacre
Wednesday February 1, 2006
The Guardian

For the past week I’ve been tracking my girlfriend through her mobile phone. I can see exactly where she is, at any time of day or night, within 150 yards, as long as her phone is on. It has been very interesting to find out about her day. Now I’m going to Read the rest of this entry »