SkeptiCamp NYC 2018 - Share the Apple of Knowledge
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SkeptiCamp NYC 2018 Attendee Directory

These are folks who wish to have their attendance to SkeptiCamp NYC made public! This is an opt-in list. Many choose not to show up here, so it is NOT a complete list of all attendees.

Number of registered attendees for this year: 19

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We have not, yet, approved any of these to be on the schedule, and they are subject to change.

  Attendee Name Session Title Location Previous SkeptiCamp NYC Events
View Katelyn Arnemann How to consume neuroscience like a skeptic Jersey City, NJ 0
  Neuroscientist here! Let me just crack open your brain, and take a look-see-daisy inside. No? Ok, fine, let me just run a little scan-a-doodle. See how this bit "lights up" when you see a hamburger? That means you're hungry. Or vegan. Or, or, ... Well, to be perfectly honest, I really can't tell you much for certain. Neuroscience is just in its infancy. You know, like a baby that we oogle at and believe has soooo much potential and is totally going to change the world. Instead, hows about I show you how to consume neuroscience like a skeptic?
View Brian Bagzis Political Science & Political Myths Philadelphia, PA 2
  In this session, I'll go over some of the major findings in political science research listed in Hans Noel's paper "Ten Things Political Scientists Know That You Don't" and Christopher Achen & Larry Bartels' recent book "Democracy for Realists." As you'll see, political scientists have converged around some consensus views that conflict with commonly held "folk theories" about how our political system works.
View Bill Chapman A Year of Discussing Climate Change 1
  This year ago, I gave a talk about how I planned to start a lecture series that reaches out to conservatives on climate change. This year I'll discuss how that effort has gone, with comments on on the nature of discourse moderation.
View Spiro Condos Spiro Ruins Immigration! Manhattan 7
  This will be a data driven look at one of the most divisive issue of our times. Primary sources of current research will be combined with historical context and my own family history.

Other Attendees

  Attendee Name Location Previous SkeptiCamp NYC Events
View Beth Everett Nyc 1
View Mitchell Lampert Westchester County 9

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