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The Skeptic Zone #327 - 25.January.2015

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0:00:00 Introduction

Richard Saunders
0:06:40 Are wind farms all hot air?

Richard chats to Ketan Joshi about "Everything Syndrome". Are wind farms and smart meters making you sick?
0:29:30 A Week in Science

The Royal Institution of Australia (RiAus) is a national scientific not-for-profit organisation with a mission to bring science to people and people to science.
0:33:20 Maynard's Spooky Action...

Maynard chats to the crowds at the Australian Skeptics National Convention, including long time skeptic Barry Williams.

As mentioned on the Skeptic Zone...

Royal Institution of Australia (RiAus)

Some Air - Ketan Joshi

Ketan Joshi




The Vaccination Chronicles - by Richard Saunders
 

http://youtu.be/mTprFOmIjIg

Featuring

Verna Morris
Maureen Chuck
Ken McLeod
Monica Saville
Dr Richard Gordon
Dr Karl Kruszelnicki
John Bundock
Peter Bowditch
Lauren Cochrane

with Ada and Jack


The Skeptic Zone #326 - 17.January.2015

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0:00:00 Introduction

Richard Saunders
0:04:06 The Raw Skeptic Report

This week Heidi Robertson looks at what happens when you visit a woo fest and ask questions!
0:27:40 A Week in Science

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0:32:18 Maynard's Spooky Action...

Maynard chats to Michael Marshall part #2

As mentioned on the Skeptic Zone...

Royal Institution of Australia (RiAus)

Heidi Robertson



The Skeptic Zone #325 - 11.January.2015

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0:00:00 Introduction

Richard Saunders
0:07:00 Evidence Please... with Jo Alabaster

The Tenpenny tour of Australia. What's being done, what the media have reported, what's the #StopTenpenny campaign all about?
0:25:05 A Week in Science

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0:28:20 The Raw Skeptic Report

This week Heidi Robertson from the Northern Rivers Vaccination Supporters (NRVS) looks at what happens when you're mentioned in the newspapers.
0:40:50 Maynard's Spooky Action...

Maynard chats to Michael Marshall part #1

As mentioned on the Skeptic Zone...

Ex-hippies blow whistle on anti-vaccination myths

THE #STOPTENPENNY CAMPAIGN AGAINST ANTI-VACCINATION SEMINARS IN AUSTRALIA - PODCAST REPORT

Evidence Please... with Jo Alabaster

Michael Marshall



The Skeptic Zone #324 - 4.January.2015

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0:00:00 Introduction

Richard Saunders
0:07:25 Maynard's Spooky Action...

Maynard chats to Peter Hadfield aka Potholer54.
0:28:35 Evidence Please... with Jo Alabaster

Magnetic people? Magnets for health? Jo looks at .... Magnets!

As mentioned on the Skeptic Zone...

Potholer54 on YouTube

Ex-hippies blow whistle on anti-vaccination myths

Evidence Please... with Jo Alabaster

Peter Hadfield



The Skeptic Zone #323 - 29.December.2014

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0:00:00 Introduction

Richard Saunders
0:03:10 Maynard's Spooky Action...

Maynard chats to Jay Novella from the SGU.
0:20:45 Homeopathy Plus! Court Decision

Richard Saunders reports on the Federal Court of Australia's ruling.
0:39:36 Mystery Guest

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Australian Competition and Consumer Commission v Homeopathy Plus!

Court finds Homeopathy Plus! vaccine claims misleading

Homeopathy Plus "misleading and deceptive" on whooping cough vaccine

Federal court finds homeopathic 'vaccines' for whooping cough misleading

Federal court rules Homoeopathy Plus! misled consumers about whooping cough vaccine

Jay Novella



The Skeptic Zone #322 - 21.December.2014

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0:00:00 Introduction

Richard Saunders
0:06:15 Maynard's Spooky Action...

Maynard chats to the one and only George Hrab from the Geologic Podcast.
(Please be advised that the interview contains adult themes.)

Following that Maynard catches up with Dick Smith.

0:34:20 A Week in Science

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0:37:57 Evidence Please... with Jo Alabaster

Australian Skeptics National Convention review part #2.

As mentioned on the Skeptic Zone...

Royal Institution of Australia (RiAus)

Bid on Randi and Saunders signed origami and tour card

George Hrab



The Skeptic Zone #321 - 14.December.2014

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0:00:00 Introduction

Richard Saunders
0:04:00 Dr Paul Willis and a glass of red

Richard Saunders chats to Dr Paul Willis from Royal Institution of Australia (RiAus).
0:17:30 A Week in Science

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0:20:36 The Raw Skeptic Report

This week Heidi Robertson from the Northern Rivers Vaccination Supporters (NRVS) looks at raw milk and its sale in Australia.
0:40:00 Maynard's Spooky Action...

Maynard chats to the crowd after 'An Everning with James Randi' night in Sydney. What does Lawrence Leung have to say about Santa?

As mentioned on the Skeptic Zone...

Royal Institution of Australia (RiAus)

North Rivers Vaccination Supporters

Paul Willis, Heidi Robertson, Lawrence Leung



The Skeptic Zone #320 - 7.December.2014

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0:00:00 Introduction

Richard Saunders
0:05:00 James Randi on tour

Richard Saunders chats to James Randi as they tour Australia.
0:18:00 A Week in Science

The Royal Institution of Australia (RiAus) is a national scientific not-for-profit organisation with a mission to bring science to people and people to science.
0:20:37 Maynard's Spooky Action...

This week Maynard chats to Dr Karl Kruszelnicki about.... just about everything!
0:35:42 Evidence Please... with Jo Alabaster

Australian Skeptics National Convention review part #1.

As mentioned on the Skeptic Zone...

Royal Institution of Australia (RiAus)

James Randi



The Skeptic Zone #319 - 30.November.2014

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0:00:00 Introduction

Richard Saunders and Stefan Sojka
0:03:35 SGU in Australia

Interviews with Evan Bernstein, Steve Novella, Postie Linley, Michael Marshall, Jo Benhamu, Ross Balch. Jo Alabaster and more!
0:24:10 A Week in Science

The Royal Institution of Australia (RiAus) is a national scientific not-for-profit organisation with a mission to bring science to people and people to science.
0:27:00 Ghost Adventure Part #2

Join Maynard, Alethea Dean and Richard Saunders has they wonder around the Field of Mars Cemetery.

As mentioned on the Skeptic Zone...

Ghost Hunters Down Under

James Randi's Australian Tour

An Evening with Michael Marshall

Royal Institution of Australia (RiAus)

Saunders and Novella



The Skeptic Zone #318 - 23.November.2014

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0:00:00 Introduction

Richard Saunders, Stefan Sojka and Mayard
0:09:15 Ghost Adventure Part #1

Join Maynard, Alethea Dean and Richard Saunders has they wonder around the Field of Mars Cemetery.
0:23:10 A Week in Science

The Royal Institution of Australia (RiAus) is a national scientific not-for-profit organisation with a mission to bring science to people and people to science.
0:26:35 Psychic Predictions for 2014

Jo Alabaster and Richard mark the homework of Australia's top mystics.
0:42:20 National Convention News

Eran Segev brings fill us in on the last bits of news about the Australian Skeptics National Convention.
0:48:42 Maynard's Spooky Action...

Maynard's Book Worm Corner. This week Maynard reviews "Question Everything". After that it's a trip to Paddy's Markets in Sydney to chat with Joanne Thompson from 'Awakening Lotus'.

As mentioned on the Skeptic Zone...

Ghost Hunters Down Under

Awakening Lotus

James Randi's Australian Tour

An Evening with Michael Marshall

Canberra Skeptics SGU and George Hrab

Australian Skeptics National Convention

Royal Institution of Australia (RiAus)

Richard, Alethea and Maynard



The Skeptic Zone #317 - 16.November.2014

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0:00:00 Introduction

Maynard
0:06:00 Dr Julie Lada, the Skeptical Vet

We catch up with Dr Julie and find out what Dr Google has to do with being a vet.
0:24:17 A Week in Science

The Royal Institution of Australia (RiAus) is a national scientific not-for-profit organisation with a mission to bring science to people and people to science.
0:28:30 Evidence Please... with Jo Alabaster

Homeopathy for Ebola is as crazy as it sounds... especially if you are a politician from New Zealand.

As mentioned on the Skeptic Zone...

James Randi's Australian Tour

An Evening with Michael Marshall

Canberra Skeptics SGU and George Hrab

Australian Skeptics National Convention

Royal Institution of Australia (RiAus)

Dr Julie Lada



The Skeptic Zone #316 - 9.November.2014

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0:00:00 Introduction

Richard Saunders
0:05:40 Maynard's Spooky Action... Part #1

Maynard interviews Tim Ferguson from the Doug Anthony All Stars. Hear from an Australian comic legend, live from the streets of Glebe!
0:17:20 A Week in Science

The Royal Institution of Australia (RiAus) is a national scientific not-for-profit organisation with a mission to bring science to people and people to science.
0:23:08 Remembering Simon Turnbull

Richard Saunders looks back at some of his encouters with the late president of the Australian Psychics.
0:38:52 Maynard's Spooky Action... Part #2

Maynard interviews just about everyone at Sydney Skeptics in the Pub about the 'Bent Spoon Award' and dinosaurs.

As mentioned on the Skeptic Zone...

Tim Ferguson

James Randi's Australian Tour

An Evening with Michael Marshall

Canberra Skeptics SGU and George Hrab

Australian Skeptics National Convention

Royal Institution of Australia (RiAus)

Maynard and Tim Ferguson


 


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