Skeptically Challenged 2014/10/31 Mic...

Michael Marshall of the Merseyside Skeptic Society, Skeptics With a K and Be Reasonable as well as the Good Thinking Society joins me to talk about his journey through skepticism and the work he is currently doing. And in part II¬†joins me to talk about Bad PR and how skeptics can exploit the system. (more…)

Skeptically Challenged 2014/10/27 Sit...

Coming to you live from Brisbane SitP; Intro with Jake, Dan, and Nick; CSIRO and dowsing; Jack the Ripper; Did Darwin commit plagiarism; Acupuncture still doesn’t work… again; Green coffee no good for weight loss; Season of birth affects mood; Outro   (more…)

Skeptically Challenged 2014/10/23 Tys...

Tyson Adams joins me to continue our discussions of the latest pseudoscience. 20% of liver injury now caused by herbal dietary supplements. Atheist given compensation after serving extra jail time after refusing religious 12 step program. (more…)

Skeptically Challenged 2014/10/19

Intro with Ketan and Tyson; Skeptic Noticeboard, Patrons, live show, Aussie National Convention student competition, IFS appearances, Dogma Debate 24hr broadcast, new Captain Disillusion video; Wind Turbine Syndrome; Climate Models; Fusion Reactor; Ebola Coverage; Outro (more…)

Skeptically Challenged 2014/10/14

Into; Circles (song); skeptic notices, student competition Aussie Skeptics, Live show, SGU legal fund, TWiV; Feedback, Operation Bumblebee, logical fallacy; after life study; Hooker study retracted; scientists not trusted; Shonky awards; Sally Morgan sacks husband and son-in-law; Outro. (more…)

Skeptically Challenged 2014/10/07 Eva...

Intro with Evan Bernstein; Chat with Evan; Skeptic Noticeboard, Patrons, Think Inc news, Live show; Sports Woo; Ebola Conspiracy; Black Eyed Kids; Pluto still not a planet; Climate Change Politics; Outro (more…)

Skeptically Challenged 2014/10/03 Sus...

Susan Gerbic of GSoW and Skeptic Action joins me to talk about her undercover operation in which Susan and co investigated alleged psychic Chip Coffey. (more…)

Some bonus content.

Hey folks, a combination of a hectic uni schedule and beeing unwell the past couple of weeks has meant that I haven’t put out a new podcast, please enjoy these bonus content episodes instead!  

Skeptically Challenged 2014/08/30 Luc...

I’m joined by Greg Iwicki to review the hit movie “Lucy”, taking note of the scientific and cinematic merits of the movie. (more…)

Skeptically Challenged 2014/08/26

Intro with Phil Kent and Gary Kelk; Correction – moon perception; Epigentics and evolution theory; Academic and the trolls; Ebola traced to herbal healer in Sierra Leone; Wind turbine syndrome and the courts; Lyme disease in Australia; Naturopaths in Canada going after non-registered naturopaths; Gorski and Novella, should we test magic [...]