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← Free Kindle Read [ Lies, Damned Lies, and Science: How to Sort Through the Noise Around Global Warming, the Latest Health Claims, and Other Scientific Controversies (FT Press Science) ] ↓ ePUB Author Sherry Seethaler ✺ ← Free Kindle Read [ Lies, Damned Lies, and Science: How to Sort Through the Noise Around Global Warming, the Latest Health Claims, and Other Scientific Controversies (FT Press Science) ] ↓ ePUB Author Sherry Seethaler ✺ Whats healthy Whats unhealthy Whats safe Whats dangerous Watch the news, and its easy to be overwhelmed by snippets of badly presented science information thats incomplete, confusing, contradictory, out of context, wrong, or flat out dishonest In this book, Dr Sherry Seethaler provides a bag of tricks for making sense of science in the news Youll learn how to think sensibly about everything from mad cow disease to global warming and make better science related decisions in both your personal life and as a citizen Youll begin by understanding how science really works and progresses, and why scientists sometimes disagree Seethaler helps you assess the possible biases of those who make scientific claims in the media, and place scientific issues in appropriate context, so you can intelligently assess tradeoffs Youll learn how to determine whether a new study is really meaningful uncover the difference between cause and mere coincidence figure out which statistics mean something, and which dont Finally, drawing on her extensive experience as a science journalist, she reveals the tricks self interested players use to mislead and confuse you, and points you to sources of information you can actually rely upon Seethalers many examples range from genetic engineering of crops to drug treatments for depression, but the techniques she teaches you will be invaluable in understanding any scientific controversy, in any area of science or health. 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    • Lies, Damned Lies, and Science: How to Sort Through the Noise Around Global Warming, the Latest Health Claims, and Other Scientific Controversies (FT Press Science)
    • 4.4
    • 687
    • Kindle
    • 224 pages
    • 0132849445
    • Sherry Seethaler
    • English
    • 06 July 2016

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