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The Skeptic Zone


Jul 9, 2023

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Introduction
Richard Saunders

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Premium Wine Card

Richard Saunders (with help from Ian Bryce and Steve Roberts) tests the Premium Wine Card, and shows that marketing and pseudoscience can leave a bad taste in the mouth.

From the pages of The Skeptic Magazine from Australian Skeptics.

https://web.archive.org/web/20211221114819/http://premiumwinecard.com

https://www.skeptics.com.au/wp-content/uploads/magazine/The%20Skeptic%20Volume%2040%20(2020)%20No%202.pdf

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Maynard's Spooky Action

Maynard and Saunders head to Sydney Skeptics in the Pub to put the Wine Card to the test with a bunch of willing volunteers.

0:38:54
A Dive into a Trove

A wander through the decades of digitised Australian newspapers on a search for references to Jack the Ripper.



http://www.trove.nla.gov.au

0:56:36
Conspiracy of One

The song THEY don't want you to hear

Nate Eggins' mission is to encourage interest in science, promote critical thinking and offer new perspectives on the world through fun catchy music flavoured with his quirky sense of humour.

https://www.conspiracyofonesolo.com

Also
 

10 Years Ago

The Skeptic Zone #246 - 6.July.2013


Penny Chan gives us her report on the recent 'SkeptiCalCon' in California - A Week in Science - Maynard's Spooky Action... Maynard's sinks his claw into the strange story of the The Australian Cat Ladies and The Australian Christian Lobby!

https://skepticzone.libsyn.com/the-skeptic-zone-246-6-july-2013