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The Skeptic Zone

Mar 28, 2020

Richard Saunders

Maynard's Spooky Action

Will comet ATLAS take our minds off COVID-19? We hope so and so does astronomer Kirsten Banks. Find out about this cosmic visitor, native astronomy and much more from one of Australia's up and coming leaders in science.

Life is Wild. With Michelle Franklin

Michelle brings us news on how the Northern Territory in Australia is coping with COVID-19.

Logical Fallacies. With Michelle Bijkersma

This week Michelle looks at "Post hoc, ergo, propter hoc".

Also known as "assuming the cause", the "faulty causal assumption" or just "post hoc", this is when two events occur in succession and it is believed that the first event must have caused the second event. Or to put it another way, the second event is a result of the first event.

A Logical Fallacy is an error we can make in reasoning, but it usually crops up when we are discussing or arguing our point of view.

The Raw Skeptic Report. With Heidi Robertson

It's a strange world for a mum of two school kids and things are getting stranger by the day. Heidi and her new life indoors with the family to help beat COVID-19.

The Book of Tim - With Tim Mendham

The Mighty Mitta Muster Water Divining Test - Part #2

A look at how Australian Skeptics test paranormal claims.