Unsubtle media pseudoscience

Posted on September 5, 2011


Sometimes the media’s coverage of pseudoscience relates to extravagantly unscientific subject matter. It is often difficult to know if such media are genuinely covering the story as if it were true, or whether they are presenting the material essentially for entertainment purposes. Coverage of UFO visitations is a case in point. Does The Sun really believe that there is an epidemic of alien invasions in Irish skies?

Here is a piece about The Sun‘s coverage of said epidemic.