articles tagged: cynicism
how to create a self-fulfilling anti-tech prophecy with withering cynicism
# tech

how to create a self-fulfilling anti-tech prophecy with withering cynicism

We have the tools, know-how, and technology to make this a better, more advanced world. We're just refusing to do it because the public is used to the droning of naysayers.

how not to write a skeptical pop sci article
# tech

how not to write a skeptical pop sci article

Charles Seife wants his fusion reactor and he wants it now, dammit, or no funding for you.

can you get a little too skeptical?
# science

can you get a little too skeptical?

There's a fine line between skepticism and cynicism. Are some skeptics forgetting to tell the difference?