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

Introduction

Richard Saunders

0:02:50

An interview with Jeff Wagg

Guest reporter Andrew Gould chat to Jeff Wagg about the College of Curiosity and Skeptical Cruises.

0:17:10

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.

0:20:10

A Penny for your Thoughts

Penny Chan visits Sydney for a cup of tea and a catch up.

0:26:10

The Think Tank

Join our team for insights on the skeptical news of the day. This week we have Dr Rachie Dunlop, Dr Steve Roberts, Stefan Sojka, Jo and Marcos Benhamu and Richard Saunders.

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Introduction

Richard Saunders

0:05:20

An interview with Susan Gerbic

Susan chats about Guerrilla Skepticism on Wikipedia - GSoW and her experiences with breast cancer.

0:22:00

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.

0:25:53

Maynard's Spooky Action... 

Interviews with delegates and guests at the Australian Skeptics Convention.

This week Maynard chats to... 

Skeptic of the Year, Professor Simon Chapman

Cris Kennedy Director, CSIRO Discovery Centre and the 'Land Research Mural'

Dan Buzzard and anti-vaxxers

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Introduction

Richard Saunders

0:03:35

An interview with Dr Simon Singh

Simon chats about his new book, "The Simpsons and Their Mathematical Secrets" as well as the recent changes to the libel laws in England.

0:26:30

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.

0:29:55

Maynard's Spooky Action... 

What will 2014 bring us? Maynard asks skeptical people at Sydney Skeptics in the Pub for their predictions.

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Introduction

Richard Saunders

0:02:40

An interview with Dr Eugenie C. Scott

Eugenie Scott is a physical anthropologist who has been the executive director of the National Center for Science Education (NCSE) since 1987. She is a leading critic of young earth creationism and intelligent design.

0:37:00

A stoll around Google

Richard Saunders chats to Chris who work at Google HQ.

0:42:40

Maynard's Spooky Action... 

Interviews with delegates and guests at the Australian Skeptics Convention.

This week Maynard chats to... 

Dr Steve Roberts

Shelley Stocken

0:53:35

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.

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