The Australian Skeptics Eureka Prize for Critical Thinking

    Prize

    Description

    Designed to encourage young scientists to investigate the acceptance of popular beliefs that owe little or nothing to the rigours of scientific method. Awarded to postgraduate students or post-doctoral researchers under 35 years of age in the physical or life sciences and related humanities area for a completed or planned body of work in these topics. Awarded to Trevor Case for his PhD research which involves an investigation of why people hold superstitious beliefs.
    Degree of recognitionNational
    Granting OrganisationsAustralian Skeptics Inc.

    Awarded at event

    Event titleEureka Science Awards
    LocationAustralian Museum,1 William St, NSW 2010, Sydney, Australia
    Period14 Nov 1996

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