The Trump phenomenon and the influence of One Nation on local politics highlight how irrational beliefs seem to be...
14 February 2017
So the Great Barrier Reef has not been listed as endangered by UNESCO. And same-sex marriage is high on...
15 June 2015
There was a bit of talk over the last election cycle, expressed in the usual language of political left...
14 November 2014
Cognitive fallacies can damage that most iconic of self-interested activities: investing.
25 April 2014
RSA committee member Peter Ellerton explains why Australia's top lawmaker has got it wrong. Brandis complains that "climate change...
23 April 2014
Brilliant new video on Reason by Steven Pinker and Rebecca Newberger Goldstein - http://on.ted.com/g06r5
18 March 2014
RSA committee member Peter Ellerton explains what constitutes knowledge - put simply, it's when it's so 'settled' that it's...
01 February 2014
RSA Committee member Peter Ellerton explains that how we think we think is not actually how we think.
21 January 2014