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the study of the mind and its processes, such as thought and learning.
for questions about claims based in Iran, or limited in Iran.
cannabis, especially as smoked in cigarettes.
for questions about claims related to the history of science.
A measure of the efficiency of production.
A reduction of the total body mass, due to a mean loss of fluid, body fat or adipose tissue and/or lean mass.
The management of money in which an individual or a business decides how the money will be used to generate more revenue or profit.
Any form of sexual reproduction resulting in the conception of a child.
The study of weather conditions and patterns as averaged over a given period of time.
A method of summarising collective health within a group by calculating the average time members are expected to remain alive. Most used at the country level where the statistic is how long a newborn …
A system of biological structures and processes within an organism that protects against disease.
Hillary Diane Rodham Clinton (born October 26, 1947) was the First Lady of the United States. Clinton also served a senator representing New York and as the 67th US secretary of state. In 2016, she be…
for questions about claims based in Pakistan, or limited in Pakistan.
for questions about claims based in Syria, or limited in Syria.
A virus is a small infectious agent that can replicate only inside the living cells of organisms.
The science of studying man with regard to place in the animal kingdom as well as human origins, development, social habits, cultural development and related topics.
the legally or formally recognized union of a man and a woman (or, in some jurisdictions, two people of the same sex) as partners in a relationship.
an institution for educating children.
for questions about Adolf Hitler, leader of the Nazi Party, Chancellor of Germany from 1933 to 1945.
A range of chemical substances containing carbon, hydrogen and oxygen which induce sweet taste and are important in living organisms storage and transport of energy.
The process of promoting and supporting the physical, emotional, social, and intellectual development of a child from infancy to adulthood.
The processes by which information is encoded, stored, and retrieved.
when questioning something about the movies, not when being skeptical of something seen in a movie.
Questions about individuals taking their own lives. Please follow the site guidelines on this topic: own life. [This is a sensitive topic; please follow the site guidelines: https://skeptics.meta.stac…
A widely popular, often caffeinated, drink brewed from roasted beans of the coffee plant. There are a wide variety of coffees available worldwide.
for questions about claims based in Africa, or limited in Africa.
for questions about claims based in Sweden, or limited in Sweden.
for questions about claims based on energy efficiency.
the flesh of an animal (especially a mammal) as food.
Vegetarianism encompasses the practice of following plant-based diets (fruits, vegetables, etc.), with or without the inclusion of dairy products or eggs, and with the exclusion of meat (red meat, pou…
The practice of treating disease with substances causing similar symptoms but where the active ingredient is extremely diluted
Engineering is the discipline, skill, and profession of acquiring and applying scientific, economic, social, and practical knowledge, in order to design and build structures, machines, devices, system…
the acquisition of knowledge or skills through experience, study, or by being taught.
Computer programming is the process of creating computer software. Use this tag if you have any questions relating to this area.
The planet on which we live — the third planet from the sun. It consists of an inner core made of iron and nickel, an outer core of liquid metal, a mantle, and, on the outside, a crust.
AIDS is a disease of the human immune system caused by HIV, a virus.