January 18, 2018

Expert Speech

April 22, 2016 RyanFaulk 2

What we see throughout history is a nearly unbroken chain of time when some theory that will ultimately overtake and revolutionize a field is being marginalized by the current experts in the field. Line By […]

Research Falsification High Scores

April 21, 2016 RyanFaulk 1

Retraction Watch created a leaderboard of researchers who had the highest number of published papers retracted from academic journals. Those numbers are also presented here: Of course these are from the researchers who were caught. In […]

Segregation

April 19, 2016 RyanFaulk 6

When I was younger, I would read world atlases. And sometimes I would come to an article, say an article on the country Colombia, and it would say that Colombia is a world leader in […]

The Solutrean Hypothesis

April 16, 2016 RyanFaulk 34

Now before talking about the Solutrean Hypothesis, you must first realize that the Solutreans were not modern Europeans. The signature Haplogroup for Europeans is Haplogroup U, which doesn’t exist anywhere in genetic studies of Amerindians until […]

Colonialism did not Make Africa Poor

April 15, 2016 RyanFaulk 9

Africa is a big place with a lot of history, but is treated as a single entity in modern political discussions. Before going over the charts, consider this: In 1950, the continent of Africa (including […]

Cultural Bias on IQ Tests

April 15, 2016 RyanFaulk 2

One frequent lay argument against IQ test results is that they are culturally biased in favor of whites. This has some superficial plausibility, especially with some “obviously” biased questions. But intelligence researchers generally no longer treat […]

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