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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Maynard's Spooky Action...

Maynard chats to the one and only George Hrab from the Geologic Podcast.

Following that Maynard catches up with Dick Smith.

 

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A Week in Science

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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

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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.

 

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A Week in Science

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Maynard's Spooky Action...

This week Maynard chats to Dr Karl Kruszelnicki about.... just about everything!

 

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Evidence Please... with Jo Alabaster

Australian Skeptics National Convention review part #1.

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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!

 

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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

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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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Introduction

Maynard

 

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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.

 

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A Week in Science

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Evidence Please... with Jo Alabaster

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

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Introduction

Richard Saunders

 

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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!

 

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A Week in Science

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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.

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Introduction

Richard Saunders

 

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An interview with James Randi

Still amazing at 86, Randi chats to Richard Saunders about his upcoming tour of Australia.

 

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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.

 

0:21:55

Ian Woolf from Diffusion Science Radio

After Richard Saunders appeard on Diffusion Science Radio, he turns the mic on Ian for a chat.

 

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Evidence Please... with Jo Alabaster

Jo gives her thoughts on visiting her first Mind Body Wallet expo.

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Introduction

Richard Saunders and Jo Alabaster from Mind Body Wallet

 

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Evidence Please... with Jo Alabaster

Look... up in the sky! It's a bird.. it's a plane... it's Chemtrails? Jo gives us the low down and the high up on these trails in teh sky.

 

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Australian Skeptics Bent Spoon Award

An overview of some of the 2014 nominees.

 

0:22:37

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.

 

0:25:30

Mind Body Wallet Report

Jo Alabaster, Eran Segev, Alethea Dean and Richard Saunders live from the woo fest.

 

0:37:20

Maynard's Spooky Action... 

This week Maynard catches up with the Ghost Hunters Of South Coast and Territories.

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Introduction

Richard Saunders and Maynard

 

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Evidence Please... with Jo Alabaster

New Zealand leads the way by giving homeopathy the boot!

 

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Australian Skeptics 2014 Convention

Update with lasted news about SGU and Geo at the convention.

 

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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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Skeptic Wins Award

Daniel Loxton wins an award for his storybook "Pterosaur Trouble".

 

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Horrible-Scope

What do the stars tell you about... you? Who knows? Let's ask Dr. Duarf Ekaf.

 

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Maynard's Spooky Action... 

Maynard at Sydney Skeptics in the Pub catches up with Dr. Brad McKay and then more from the Sydney Paranormal Expo interviewing visitors and believers.

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