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We're tired of pertinent social and science news being buried by clap trap. Our podcast is here to bring you relevant, under reported current events, as well as in-depth discussions from a scientific, critical, skeptical, and humorous point of view. Derek and Swoopy are your hosts, filling your pod and your brain with skeptical insight and conversation, sometimes heated, on a plethora of topics that are ripe for critical examination. Bringing truth to podcasting, and all who choose to listen. In our travels we will tackle the beasts of pseudoscience; the paranormal, supernatural, ufo / alien encounters, mis-understood history, and overwrought legends - urban or otherwise. Our interview shows feature notable skeptics including; leading astronomy speakers, scientists, philosophy experts, and other scientific, secular, humanist, and skeptical book authors, and critical thinkers.
December 2nd, 2008
Episode 109 of 301 episodes
Over the past several episodes, Skepticality has endeavored to showcase an eclecticrange of skeptical activism. Our recent guests haveoverwhelmingly agreed that everyone has something to offer — and that "activism"comes in many flavors. This week, Derek & Swoopy talk with bloggers Kate Holden andTiana Dietz, who recently had an unorthodox adventure at thewell-knownIntelligent Design think tank The Discovery Institute.Theseunapologeticrabble-rousersdiscuss the controversialtactics that took themwhere few skeptics have gone before.