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'.
October 18th, 2014
Episode 324 of 453 episodes
0:00:00 Introduction Richard Saunders and Maynard 0:09:00 Evidence Please... with Jo Alabaster New Zealand leads the way by giving homeopathy the boot! 0:13:00 Australian Skeptics 2014 Convention Update with lasted news about SGU and Geo at the convention. 0:16:00 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. 0:19:25 Skeptic Wins Award Daniel Loxton wins an award for his storybook "Pterosaur Trouble". 0:22:10 Horrible-Scope What do the stars tell you about... you? Who knows? Let's ask Dr. Duarf Ekaf. 0:29:35 Maynard's Spooky Action... Maynard at Sydney Skeptics in the Pub catches up with Dr. Brad McKay and then more from the Sydney Paranormal Expo interviewing visitors and believers.