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Aug 24, 2019

Show Notes
0:00:00 Introduction

Richard Saunders
0:02:25 Isil Arican and Cuneyt Ozdas

Learn how Isil and Cuneyt help to promote science and scepticism in Turkey and around the world.

 

https://yalansavar.org/podcast/

http://www.acikbilim.com/

0:20:55 Looking for Woo in Berkeley

join Richard Saunders as he wanders along the streets of Berkeley in California, looking for strange and mysterious claims made on shopfronts.

 

https://goo.gl/maps/sFre2sxqjaf9vS3o6

0:31:47 I think we need to think... With Susan Gerbic

Susan gives us an update on recent Wikipedia updates.

 

https://abouttimeproject.wordpress.com/guerrilla-skepticism-on-wikipedia/

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Detoxification_foot_baths

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Facilitated_communication

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deej

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/A_Return_to_Love

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mind-body_interventions

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Australian_Bird_Guide

0:41:11 Full Moon and Empty Heads

A commonly-held belief has it that various social phenomena are associated with the phases of the moon. Such is the strength of this belief, achieving folk-lore status in many societies, that it is accepted almost without question, especially by the popular media. - Barry Williams

 

https://www.skeptics.com.au

Also

Skepticon 2019

https://skepticon.org.au

https://www.meetup.com/Mordi-Skeptics-in-the-Pub/