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The Skeptic Zone #344 - 23.May.2015

0:00:00 Introduction

Richard Saunders
0:04:35

Derek Colanduno

Skepticality, the skeptical Podcast racks up 10 years. We chat to Derek about this milestone.

0:23:27 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.
0:26:13 The Raw Skeptic Report

This week Heidi Robertson takes on a case of measles... sort of. Should health care workers be vaccinated?
0:38:42

Maynard's Spooky Action...

Maynard chats to Nicholas Hudson, author of Modern Australian Usage - A practical guide for writers and editors.

 

As mentioned on the Skeptic Zone...

COMPENSATING THE VICTIMS OF FAILURE TO
VACCINATE: WHAT ARE THE OPTIONS
?

Modern Australian Usage

Royal Institution of Australia (RiAus)

2042 Cafe & Deli - Newtown Sydney

Derek Colanduno

Direct download:
the_skeptic_zone_344_150523.mp3

 



The Skeptic Zone #343 - 16.May.2015

0:00:00 Introduction

Richard Saunders
0:04:20

Lawrence Leung

We chat to Lawrence about his stand-up show, James Randi and behind the sences of his TV shows.

0:24:24 Maynard's Spooky Action...

Maynard looks at some of the skeptical news of the week.
0:30:00 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.
0:33:30

North to Finland

Guest reporter Pontus Böckman from Sweden chats to Finnish skeptics, Tatu Ritanen and Markus Sandelin. Just what is Think Helsinki Think?

 

As mentioned on the Skeptic Zone...

Lawrence Leung

Think Helsinki Think

Space Welders Podcast

2042 Cafe & Deli - Newtown Sydney

Lawrence Leung

Direct download:
the_skeptic_zone_343_150516.mp3


The Skeptic Zone #342 - 10.May.2015

0:00:00 Introduction

Richard Saunders
0:04:33

The Raw Skeptic Report

This week Heidi reviews the book "Relax - It's Just God " by Wendy Thomas Russell

0:20:46 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.
0:25:05

Richard Saunders on the radio

Late in 2014, Saunders was interviewed on Sydney radio.

 

As mentioned on the Skeptic Zone...

Relax - It's Just God

Brisbane Skeptic Society

2042 Cafe & Deli - Newtown Sydney

Richard Saunders

Direct download:
the_skeptic_zone_342_150510.mp3


The Skeptic Zone #341 - 3.May.2015

0:00:00 Introduction

Richard Saunders
0:05:10

QED and Homeopathy with Michael Marshall

Gust repoter Josh Godbee chats to Michael and brings us the news from the UK.

0:29:00 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.
0:33:30

Evidence Please... with Jo Alabaster

Jo reports on the sad death of a young boy in Sydney after undergoing a bizarre alternative medicine treatment.

0:38:30 A chat with Alison Gaylard

Alison gives us an overview of the recent "Immunisation advocacy workshop" in Sydney. Includes interviews with Heidi Robertson, Rachel Heap and Peter Bowditch.
 

As mentioned on the Skeptic Zone...

Evidence Please - SLAPPING THERAPY –
HONGCHI XIAO’S ‘PAIDA AND LAJIN SELF-HEALING’

Brisbane Skeptic Society

Royal Institution of Australia (RiAus)

Mo Chuck

Direct download:
the_skeptic_zone_341_150503.mp3


The Skeptic Zone #340 - 26.April.2015

0:00:00 Introduction

Richard Saunders
0:04:10

Court Report on Homeopathy Plus

We talk to skeptic Maureen Chuck who was in Federal Court of Australia to hear about the possible penalties against Homeopathy Plus.

0:17:23 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.
0:2130 The Think Tank

Join Jo Alabaster, Jason Brown and Richard Saunders in our club at the end of the street as they chat about Skepticamp Sydney, the Australian Skeptics National Convention 2015 and more.
 

As mentioned on the Skeptic Zone...

Brisbane Skeptic Society

The Brights

Skepticamp Sydney

Royal Institution of Australia (RiAus)

Mo Chuck

Direct download:
the_skeptic_zone_340_150426.mp3


The Vaccination Chonicles
 
Solar Flare

Featuring

Verna Morris, Maureen Chuck, Ken McLeod, Monica Saville, Dr Richard Gordon, Dr Karl Kruszelnicki, John Bundock, Peter Bowditch and Lauren Cochrane with Ada and Jack.

YouTube
http://youtu.be/mTprFOmIjIg

Buy the DVD

 

Solar Flare logoThe Band of Power

Join the cast of the Skeptic Zone Podcast, and host of special guests, in their first audio adventure as they board the Australian Space Ship Solar Flare to fight the forces of woo thoughout the galaxy!

Also featuring the hit song
FAR by George Hrab.

It's old time radio from the future!

Solar Flare episode 1


The Skeptic Zone Podcast is an independent production by Richard Saunders and the team of reporters. The views and opinions expressed on the Skeptics Zone Podcast are not necessarily those Australian Skeptics Inc. or any other skeptical organisation.
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