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The Skeptic Zone #301 - 27.July.2014

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0:00:00 Introduction

Richard Saunders
0:06:30 Interviews from TAM 2014

Live from Las Vegas it's;

Kyle Sanders
Cathy Smith
Spoony Quine
0:19:20 Burzynski Update

Bob Blaskiewicz with the latest information
0:25:40 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.
0:30:00 Maynard's Spooky Action...

The life of a Pharmacist. Maynard chats to John Bell, Chris Piggott and student Andrew.

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Carbon Dating Comics

Mad Science Writer

Australian Skeptics National Convention

Royal Institution of Australia (RiAus)

TAM 2014




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


Solar Flare - The Band of Power

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  “Solar Flare - The Band of Power” - Audio Space Adventre

Starring - Richard Saunders, Stefan Sojka, Rachael Dunlop, Dianne Verstappen, Maynard, Travis Roy, Penny Chan, Rebecca Jones, Eran Segev, Joanne Benhamu and Krissy Wilson

Special guests - Brian Dunning and Jay Novella

Script and production - Richard Saunders

Music - Stefan Sojka

“Far” written and performed - George Hrab

Narration - Jim Wilshire

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The Skeptic Zone #300 - 20.July.2014

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0:00:00 Introduction

Richard Saunders and Stefan Sojka.
0:13:17 Evidence, Please with Jo Alabaster.

Post-mortem from Brisskepticamp... in a park.. and birds.. with

Ross Balch - president of Brisbane Skeptical Society
Phil Kent - secretary of Brisbane Skeptical Society
Lauren Cochrane - president of Canberra Skeptics
0:29:03 "Rev" Stefan Sojka

Miracle face recognition software.
0:33:07 A Week in Science

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0:36:17 The Vaccination Chronicles

Featuring

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

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The Vaccination Chronicles - http://youtu.be/mTprFOmIjIg

Evidence, Please with Jo Alabaster

Brisskepticamp

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Show 300



The Skeptic Zone #299 - 13.July.2014

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0:00:00 Introduction

Richard Saunders with Bob Novella and Evan Bernstein.
0:02:03 Evidence, Please with Jo Alabaster.

News from Queensland about Whooping Cough.
0:10:07 A Week in Science

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0:13:06 Interviews from TAM 2014

Richard Saunders bumps into:

Derek Colanduno
Sharon Hill
George Hrab
James Randi

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Evidence, Please with Jo Alabaster

Australian Skeptics National Convention

Royal Institution of Australia (RiAus)

TAM 2014



The Skeptic Zone #298 - 6.July.2014

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0:00:00 Introduction

Richard Saunders
0:04:00 Evidence, Please with Jo Alabaster.

What's in your food? Before you run downsatirs and open the fridge, have a listen to Jo's report on food additives.
0:15:50 A Week in Science

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0:19:15 Promoting Women of Science

Guest reporter Kevin Davies chats to Kylie Walker from the Australian Academy of Science. Learn how you can help promote Australian Women of Science.
0:24:00 Saunders on the Radio

Last week, the weeeeee small hours, Richard Saunders in San Francisco, called in to Sydney radio to chat with Luke Boner about people who claim to talk with the dead and much more. Now... what is this about Saunders and rats?

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Evidence, Please with Jo Alabaster

Australian women of science

The Amazing Meeting

Australian Skeptics National Convention

Royal Institution of Australia (RiAus)

San Francisco



The Skeptic Zone #297 - 29.June.2014

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0:00:00 Introduction

Richard Saunders
0:07:40 A Grain of Salt with Eran Segev

This week Eran chats to Dr Brad McKay from the TV show Embarrassing Bodies Down Under.
0:19:44 A Week in Science

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0:23:12 Maynard on the street

Where is Maynard? What's he up to? Find out more when we find him on the street.
0:27:26 Robert Blaskiewicz with a Burzynski update

Houston doctor Stanislaw Burzynski is in the news again.. for the wrong reasons. We find out more from Robert Blaskiewicz.
0:39:40 Evidence, Please with Jo Alabaster.

Jo and rats. Rats and science. Jo, rats and science. Why would you want anything more?

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Evidence, Please with Jo Alabaster

The Houston Cancer Quack

Australian Skeptics National Convention

Royal Institution of Australia (RiAus)

Dr Brad McKay



The Skeptic Zone #296 - 22.June.2014

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0:00:00 Introduction

Richard Saunders
0:03:15 Woo Weekend part #1

Join Jo Alabaster and Richard Saunders as they wander around the 'Winter Magic' festival at Katoomba in the Blue Mountains west of Sydney.
0:17:00 A Week in Science

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0:20:07 Woo Weekend part #2

Richard, once again, heads for the festival of Mind Body Spirit in Sydney.
0:30:07 Evidence, Please with Jo Alabaster.

Jo continues her look into Parenting Skeptically. This week the early years of childhood.

As mentioned on the Skeptic Zone...

Evidence, Please with Jo Alabaster

Bris Skepticamp

Australian Skeptics National Convention

Royal Institution of Australia (RiAus)

Jo Alabaster



The Skeptic Zone #295 - 15.June.2014

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0:00:00 Introduction

Richard Saunders
0:04:10 A Grain of Salt with Eran Segev

This week Eran talks with Jonny Scaramanga who grew up in the UK as a Christian fundamentalist. Most people think this kind of fundamentalism does not exist in Britain, or it is limited to certain ethnic communities, like black pentecostals. They have no idea what fundamentalists believe, and certainly no clue what it’s like to be one.
0:16:10 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.
0:19:35 Signe Cane and Vaccination Conspiracy Theories

Why you should ignore what anti-vaxxers have to say.

Signe is a Sydney-based freelance science writer and radio broadcaster, her articles have appeared in Australian Geographic, The Scientist, Australasian Science, New Philosopher and other outlets.

0:26:15 Evidence, Please with Jo Alabaster.

Young mothers look out! Jo with the inside information on woo when you're expecting.
0:36:55 Roving reporter Dr Krissy Wilson

Krissy chats about a new book, 'The Survival Hypothesis by Adam J. Rock' and her chapter.

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Why you should ignore what anti-vaxxers have to say

The Survival Hypothesis

Evidence, Please with Jo Alabaster

Bris Skepticamp

Australian Skeptics National Convention

Royal Institution of Australia (RiAus)

Jonny Scaramanga



The Skeptic Zone #294 - 8.June.2014

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0:00:00 Introduction

Richard Saunders
0:05:05 A Grain of Salt with Eran Segev

This week Eran addresses the crowd in Manchester and talks about Australian Skeptics.
0:25:15 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.
0:28:40 An interview with Theo Clark

Richard Saunders talks to Theo about his book Humbug!: The Skeptic's Field Guide to Spotting Fallacies and Deceptive Arguments.
0:44:15 Sydney Skeptics in the Pub

We chat to pubbers to find out what they like about this social and educational event.

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Humbug!: The Skeptic's Field Guide

Sydney Skeptics in the Pub

Bris Skepticamp

Australian Skeptics National Convention

Royal Institution of Australia (RiAus)

Theo Clark



The Skeptic Zone #293 - 1.June.2014

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0:00:00 Introduction

Richard Saunders
0:06:12 A Grain of Salt with Eran Segev

This week Eran chats to Nathan "Nate" Phelps an American-born Canadian author, LGBT rights activist, and public speaker on the topics of religion and child abuse.
0:30:35 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.
0:35:10 A day in the Blue Mountains

Richard Saunders travels to the Blue Mountains west of Sydney to do some filming for "The Vaccination Chronicles" and chats to Jo Alabaster and Peter Bowditch.
0:50:45 Maynard's Spooky Action...

Good Eye Health. Maynard interviews Dr Peter Davies about Macular Degeneration.

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Origami Photos by Richard Saunders

Podcasts with Maynard

Australian Skeptics National Convention

Royal Institution of Australia (RiAus)

Fred the Cat


 


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