You are here

Skeptic Magazine/Society

This website is for both the Skeptics Society and Skeptic Magazine. THE SKEPTICS SOCIETY is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) scientific and educational organization whose mission is to engage leading experts in investigating the paranormal, fringe science, pseudoscience, and extraordinary claims of all kinds, promote critical thinking, and serve as an educational tool for those seeking a sound scientific viewpoint. They hope to promote critical thinking and lifelong inquisitiveness in all individuals.

The Society’s Executive Director, Dr. Michael Shermer, is also the Founding Publisher of Skeptic magazine. He has written 12 books including: The Believing Brain, Why Darwin Matters, The Science of Good and Evil, and Why People Believe Weird Things. Many Jefferson Center Members are familiar with his work.