The Podcast from Australia for Science and Reason. Join Richard Saunders and the crew for interviews and reports from around the world.

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Introduction

Richard Saunders

 

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Are wind farms all hot air?

Richard chats to Ketan Joshi about "Everything Syndrome". Are wind farms and smart meters making you sick?

 

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A Week in Science

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Maynard's Spooky Action...

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

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Introduction

Richard Saunders

 

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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

 

Easter Egg anyone?

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Introduction --

Richard Saunders

 

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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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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

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Introduction

Richard Saunders

 

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Maynard's Spooky Action...

Maynard chats to Peter Hadfield aka Potholer54.

 

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Evidence Please... with Jo Alabaster

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

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Introduction

Richard Saunders

 

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Maynard's Spooky Action...

Maynard chats to Jay Novella from the SGU.

 

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Homeopathy Plus! Court Decision

Richard Saunders reports on the Federal Court of Australia's ruling.

 

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Mystery Guest

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Introduction

Richard Saunders

 

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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

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.

 

0:37:57

Evidence Please... with Jo Alabaster

Australian Skeptics National Convention review part #2.

 

and...... an Easter Egg for Xmas?

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Introduction

Richard Saunders

 

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Dr Paul Willis and a glass of red

Richard Saunders chats to Dr Paul Willis from Royal Institution of Australia (RiAus).

 

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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.

 

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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?

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Introduction

Richard Saunders

 

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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.

Direct download: the_skeptic_zone_320_141207.mp3
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Introduction

Richard Saunders and Stefan Sojka

 

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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

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Ghost Adventure Part #2

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

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Introduction

Richard Saunders, Stefan Sojka and Mayard

 

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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'.

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