The Skeptic Zone

Richard Saunders

Science & Medicine, Social Sciences

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Science & Medicine 148
Social Sciences 23

The Podcast from Australia for Science and Reason. Join Richard Saunders and his team of reporters for your weekly dose of skeptical news and interviews, reports and comments. Past guests have included, James Randi, Stephen Fry, Tim Minchin, Eugenie Scott, Dr Phil Plait, Michael Marshall, Dr Steve Novella, Dr Pamela Gay, Jon Ronson, Dr Ben Goldacre, Simon Singh, Prof. Richard Wiseman, Dick Smith, Banachek, Prof. Chris French, George Hrab, Tim Ferguson, Dr Paul Willis and many, many more. Featuring Australian radio legend Maynard with his Spooky Action, Jo Alabaster from the 'Evidence Please' blog, Eran Segev's Grain of Salt, Dr Rachael Dunlop with 'Dr Rachie Reports' and Heidi Robertson aka 'The Raw Skeptic'.


The Skeptic Zone #127 - 25.March.2011

March 25th, 2011

Episode 135 of 431 episodes

0:00:00IntroductionRichard Saunders0:03:15Travis Roy interviews Mark MervineThe Nuclear Reactors in Japan are still a major concern. We hear from Cdr. Mark Mervine, a former Nuclear Engineer to learn an insider's view of the situation. 0:24:00Maynard's Spooky Action...... at a Distance.Put your hand on your heart.... while you still can! Maynard interviews heart transplant recipient Robbie Bonocussi.0:31:30Good advice from 'The Circle' A clip from the TV show, The Circle with Dr Deepa Daniel giving some sound advice about vaccination.0:37:50 Predicting the future at radio 2GBRichard Saunders and Dr Rachael Dunlop head to radio 2GB to talk about those who think they are peek into the future.0:52:45The Bend Spoon AwardBarry Williams tells us about the Bent Spoon Award from Australian Skeptics