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Fads and Fallacies in the Name of Science (Popular Science)
Fads and Fallacies in the Name of Science (Popular Science)
Martin Gardner
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This fair and witty appraisal examines some of the crazes and quackeries that have masqueraded as science. Discussions include hollow earth theories; Charles Fort and the Fortean Society; Wilhelm Reich and orgone sex energy; dianetics; flying saucers; food and medical fads; much more. "A very able... Read More

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