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The Skeptic Zone

Nov 6, 2016

Richard Saunders

Grain of Salt.... with Eran Segev
More in the series of interviews from QED.
This week Eran chats to Dr Karl Kruszelnicki the Australian science communicator and populariser, who is known as an author and science commentator on Australian radio and television.

Maynard's Spooky Action...
Blast from the past! In 1991 Dr Karl Kruszelnicki appeared with Maynard on radio to take listeners' questions.

The Raw Skeptic Report.... with Heidi Robertson
The WHO publishes a list of websites that are found to "facilitate the access of public health authorities, health professionals and the public to reliable information".
The Northern Rivers Vaccination Supporters group is now one of those websites.


Orgone Energy
Orgone is a pseudoscientific and spiritual concept described as an esoteric energy or hypothetical universal life force, originally proposed in the 1930s by Wilhelm Reich. This "energy" was applied by famed race car driver Peter Brock in the 1980s.

Anti-vaxxers target wrong man
PETER Tiernan is being bombarded by threatening calls and messages from anti-vaccination activists and fears “one absolute nutter” could attack him or his family. All because some activists think he is Reasonable Hank, a pro-vaccination blogger who has been enraging the anti-vaxxers for years. The problem is Mr Tiernan, a 51-year-old physiotherapist who works in the Byron Shire, is not Reasonable Hank and never has been.
By Janes Hansen