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'.
March 9th, 2014
Episode 292 of 450 episodes
Introduction Richard Saunders 0:03:25 An interview with Dr Besh Saab We chatch up with the man who hopes to one of the first people on Mars. 0:22:30 A Week in Science The Royal Institution of Australia (RiAus) is a national scientific not-for-profit organisation with a mission to bring science to people and people to science. 0:25:40 Maynard's Spooky Action... Maynard takes us into the operation theatre of his local vet. Will Tinkerbell the 19 year old cat pull through? 0:40:49 Picking the Cosmos Winners Just how do we come up with a number between 1 and 1,000,000,000? Find out! 0:44:53 Sydney Skeptics in the Pub Chatting with pubbers... The question this time is what should the AVN be called now?