Ben Goldacre

Ben Goldacre is a British physician, academic, and science writer. He is known for his work in promoting evidence-based medicine and for his books 'Bad Science' and 'Bad Pharma'.


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  1. 1. Bad Science

    This book exposes the ways in which the media and advertisers manipulate and misrepresent science, leading to public misconceptions and confusion. The author, a doctor and science journalist, provides a critical examination of the pseudoscience behind popular health fads, cosmetics, and alternative medicine, while also critiquing the misuse of statistics and flawed studies. The book serves as a guide to understanding the scientific method and how to discern good science from bad, aiming to promote scientific literacy among the general public.

    The 8161st Greatest Book of All Time