Michael Shermer

Michael Shermer  is the publisher of Skeptic magazine, a presidential fellow at Chapman University, the host of the Science Salon podcast, and the author of a number of books, including Why People Believe Weird Things, The Mind of the Market, The Believing Brain, The Moral Arc, Heavens on Earth, and Giving the Devil His Due.

The After Time

The future of civilization after Covid-19

by Michael Shermer | Monday, August 31, 2020

It’s Complicated

Unraveling the mystery of why people act as they do

by Michael Shermer | Monday, June 05, 2017

More Than Human

The dawn of a technologically enhanced super-species is upon us

by Michael Shermer | Monday, March 06, 2017

Getting Better All the Time

Although you wouldn't know it by watching the local news, humankind is becoming ever more civilized

by Michael Shermer | Thursday, August 25, 2011