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The Skeptic Zone #529 - 9 Decemebr 2018

 
0:00:00

Introduction

Richard Saunders

0:03:35

Maynard’s Spooky Action

Skepticon interview with Carrie Poppy

http://www.facebook.com/onrac

0:26:00

Sydney Skeptics in the Pub for December

We ask pubbers what podcasts they would like to hear. With Trish, Jessica, Rowland, Gavin and Jessica Singer.

0:42:00 The Raw Skeptic Report... with Heidi Robertson

Release of NCIRS 2017 Immunisation Coverage Report and Australian Immunisation Register Data Transfer Study Report. Two new reports released by the National Centre for Immunisation Research and Surveillance (NCIRS) shine a bright new light on immunisation coverage in Australia.

http://www.ncirs.org.au
0:49:37

Megaquake for Christmas?

‘Quake mystic’ Frank Hoogerbeets warns cosmic event could ‘trigger megaquake’ over Christmas

https://www.news.com.au/

https://www.ditrianum.org

 

Carrie Poppy

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The Skeptic Zone #528 - 2 Decemebr 2018

 
0:00:00

Introduction

Richard Saunders

0:03:20

Maynard’s Spooky Action...

Interviews from Skepticon 2018 Part #6

Lee Murray
Dr Pamela Gay
Luke Freeman
Dr Vyom Sharmer
0:33:35

Anti-vax activist charges parents $4000 for ‘expert report’

An anti-vaccination activist with no medical training is charging $4000 for an “expert report” to present in court cases to help parents who do not want to have their children vaccinated. - By Jane Hansen

https://www.dailytelegraph.com.au

0:38:00

Radio Skeptics

Sydney radio from a few years back with Richard Saunders talking about Chemtrails and Yowies.

 

Lee Murray - Dr Pamela Gay

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The Skeptic Zone #527 - 25 November 2018

 
0:00:00

Introduction

Richard Saunders

0:03:40

Maynard’s Spooky Action...

Interviews from Skepticon 2018 Part #5

Kate Browne
Dr Vyom Sharmer
Eran Segev
and more

https://www.finder.com.au/
0:25:00

Science Friction with Brian Dunning

Finally, a documentary about scientists who get misrepresented by the media.
Those TV documentaries you see, and the science experts they feature? Did you know that producers often edit them out of context, and twist their words, to make it seem like they promoted some pop sensationalism instead of the real facts?

Science Friction is going to expose these faux documentaries by name, and will give the scientists a chance to clear the record.

https://sciencefriction.tv/

0:40:00

Maynard with Fiona Patten

The Reason Party stands for forward-thinking, evidence-based and inclusive change for Victoria. We represent reasonable people who want real change for the better.

https://reasonvic.org.au/

 

Kate Browne

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The Skeptic Zone #526 - 18 November 2018

 
0:00:00

Introduction

Richard Saunders

0:05:00

Susan Gerbic from GSoW

Update on Facilitated Communication

https://www.facebook.com/GSoWproject

0:16:04

Maynard’s Spooky Action...

Interviews from Skepticon 2018 Part #4

Magicians Nick Kay and Peter Rodgers

https://nickkaymagic.com

0:37:27

Life is Wild! With Michelle Franklin

Bio Control and Cane Toads

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/SkeptiCamp

 

Susan Gerbic

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The Skeptic Zone #525 - 11 November 2018


 
0:00:00

Introduction

Richard Saunders

0:04:25

Maynard and Richard's Spooky Action...

Interviews from the Oz Paranormal & Spiritual Expo 2018

Good Games Miranda
https://www.goodgames.com.au/au/stores/nsw/miranda.html

Cast from Dungeon fx
https://castfromdungeonfx.com

UFO PRSA
http://www.ufosociety.net.au

Secret Witch Business
https://www.facebook.com/secretwitchbiz/

Oz Paratech
https://ozparatech.com/

APPI Ghost Hunts & Tours
https://www.appighosthunts.com/

Beth Darlington
https://www.accessparanormal.com/

Peet Banks
https://www.ozparaexpo.com.au/

0:32:25

Massimo Polidoro and Stranger Stories

Randi Tricks the Trickster. How was the Amazing Randi able to break a spoon and read inside a sealed envelope during an unexpected challenge on a TV show in Canada? Here Randi reveals his secret...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hHiMHkvIz0M

https://www.cicap.org/n/index.php

0:44:14

Maynard’s Spooky Action...

Interviews from Skepticon 2018 Part #3

Mal Vickers
Yvette d'Entremont, also known as The SciBabe Part #3
Kirsten Banks
Dr Pamela Gay

 

Kirsten Banks

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The Skeptic Zone #524 - 4 November 2018

0:00:00

Introduction

Richard Saunders

0:04:20

Maynard’s Spooky Action...

Interviews from Skepticon 2018

Yvette d'Entremont, also known as The SciBabe Part #2
Adam Reakes
Ruth Ellison
Tim Mendham
Jessica Singer

http://www.herdmentalitypodcast.com/

https://crankybot.com/

0:27:15

Trish Hann and the risks of avoiding Ante Natal Care

This week Trish talks about the red flags and dangers of home birthing and the reluctance of some to take advantage of basic medical procedures.

0:35:15

Skeptics in the Pub

Pine Gap talk with David Rosenberg

Interviews from the bar stools.

https://www.amazon.com/Pine-Gap-David-Rosenberg-ebook/dp/B07H3488C7

 

Skepticon 2018

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The Skeptic Zone #523 - 28 October 2018

0:00:00

Introduction

Richard Saunders

0:04:20

Crowd Interviews from Skepticon 2018

We chat to

Mandy-Lee Noble
Heidi Robertson
The GSoW Team

Dr Sue Blackmore

0:13:33

Aust Skeptics Campaigns and Investigations – have your say

Australian Skeptics Inc is regularly involved in a range of campaigns and investigations, some of which have been well-publicised (like the investigation of the PowerBalance wrist band), and others that are on-going and still under wraps.

This is your chance to get involved. Feel free to contact us with tips and suggestions. You might also like to add your own active contribution and play a part in the campaign and/or investigation itself.

https://www.skeptics.com.au/2018/10/01/aust-skeptics-campaigns-and-investigations-have-your-say/

0:17:42

Maynard’s Spooky Action...

Interviews from Skepticon 2018

Yvette d'Entremont, also known as The SciBabe Part #1
Dr Vyom Sharma
Trish Hann

 

Skepticon 2018
Photos: Mal Vickers

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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

 

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


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