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The Skeptic Zone

Mar 23, 2024

Richard Saunders

Skeptical Highlights of Dick Smith

As we send our birthday wishes to Dick Smith, who just turned 80 years old, we look back at his influence on the skeptical movement in Australia. We also cover his great friendship and productive cooperation with James Randi.

James Randi in Australia - With Dick Smith

This Is Your Life - Dick Smith 1997

The Skeptic Magazine, From Australian Skeptics - March 2024

A look through some of the features and stories of the current issue of this long-running magazine, including a closer look at a report by Richard Saunders into the so-called "power bands" of the last 15 years.

The Book of Tim. With Tim Mendham

It's Behind You! By Adam van Langenberg

Do you ever get that feeling that you're being stared at? Then, when you turn around, you notice somebody looking right at you? Sometimes with a knife? Adam does, and he suspects that most other people do as well. There are lots of reasons why this could happen. It could be a case of confirmation bias.

A reading from The Skeptic, Vol. 32 No. 3

A Dive into a Trove

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

1991.09.07 - The Sydney Morning Herald
1972.07.02 - The Sydney Morning Herald
1986.09.14 - The Sydney Morning Herald