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Skeptoid

Brian Dunning

Science & Medicine, Natural Sciences, Social Sciences

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Science & Medicine 61
Social Sciences 13

Since 2006, the weekly Skeptoid podcast has been taking on all the most popular myths and revealing the true science, true history, and true lessons we can learn from each. Free subscribers get the most recent 50 episodes, premium subscribers (skeptoid.com) can access the full archive.

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Skeptoid #89: Despicable Vulture Scumbags

February 26th, 2008

Episode 101 of 580 episodes

The wet cell battery, a useless piece of pseudoscience hardware conceived by early 20th century celebrity psychic Edgar Cayce, is offered for sale to people with serious terminal and debilitating illnesses, with no hope of actual treatment.

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