The Skeptics' Guide to the Universe-logo

The Skeptics' Guide to the Universe

Science Podcasts >

The Skeptics' Guide to the Universe is a weekly talk show discussing the latest news and topics from the world of the paranormal, fringe science, and controversial claims from a scientific point of view.

The Skeptics' Guide to the Universe is a weekly talk show discussing the latest news and topics from the world of the paranormal, fringe science, and controversial claims from a scientific point of view.
More Information

Location:

New Haven, CT

Description:

The Skeptics' Guide to the Universe is a weekly talk show discussing the latest news and topics from the world of the paranormal, fringe science, and controversial claims from a scientific point of view.

Language:

English


Episodes

The Skeptics Guide #759 - Jan 25 2020

1/25/2020
More
News Items: New Coronavirus, Proxima C, Wulong bohaiensis, Cancer Discovery, Marshmallow test revisited, Stress and Gray Hair; Who's That Noisy; Science or Fiction

The Skeptics Guide #758 - Jan 18 2020

1/18/2020
More
Interview with Joe Carvalko; News Items: Xenobots, Goop on Netflix, Oldest Material on Earth, UFOs and National Security, Goldilocks Stars; Who's That Noisy; Your Questions and E-mails: England and Wales; Science or Fiction

Duration:01:34:21

The Skeptics Guide #757 - Jan 11 2020

1/11/2020
More
Psychic Predictions 2019 Review; News Items: Virtual Humans, GM Trees, Australian Fires, Engrams, Puffin Tool Use; Who's That Noisy; Science or Fiction

Duration:01:42:36

The Skeptics Guide #756 - Jan 4 2020

1/4/2020
More
Live from LA with special guest, George Hrab; Talking to true believers; Science or Fiction

Duration:01:43:36

The Skeptics Guide #755 - Dec 28 2019

12/28/2019
More
2019 Year End Review; In Memoriam; Science or Fiction

Duration:01:42:38

The Skeptics Guide #754 - Dec 21 2019

12/21/2019
More
Live from Melbourne Australia; Your Number's Up: Hubble's Constant; News Items: Does wearing a face mask prevent disease?, Perineum Sunbathing, Redacting Animal Sex, The SCAN Scam, Horizontal Gene Transfer and Plants, Measles Update, Tracking Meteors; Australian Pseudoscience: Chiropractors, Clean Coal, and Supplementation; Science or Fiction

Duration:01:36:50

The Skeptics Guide #753 - Dec 14 2019

12/14/2019
More
Live from New Zealand Skeptics Conference; News Items: Place With No Life, Superhydrophobicity, Insect on Mars, Political Anti-science, Does Adversity Increase Resilience, Climate Tipping Points, Oldest Dog, Pathway to Conspiracy Theories; Science or Fiction

The Skeptics Guide #752 - Dec 7 2019

11/17/2019
More
Special Guests - Richard Wiseman and George Hrab; Wiseman Interviews the Rogues on Skepticism; Audience Q&A; Science or Fiction

Duration:01:35:27

The Skeptics Guide #751 - Nov 30 2019

11/17/2019
More
Special Guest - Richard Saunders; News Items: Sex Robots, Acupuncture Points Don't Exist, Nuclear Rockets, Fake News and False Memory; Psychic Detectives in Australia; Science or Fiction

Duration:01:37:29

The Skeptics Guide #750 - Nov 23 2019

11/17/2019
More
Special Guest - Fraser Cain of Universe Today; Open discussion with Fraser about all things astronomy; Science or Fiction

Duration:01:43:44

The Skeptics Guide #749 - Nov 16 2019

11/16/2019
More
What I Learned: Antimicrobial Copper; News Items: AI Will to Survive, First Cyborg, Confessions of an Astrologer, National Parks and Mental Health, Meat from Air; Who's That Noisy; Your Questions and E-mails: Craniometry Follow Up; Science or Fiction

Duration:01:41:15

The Skeptics Guide #748 - Nov 9 2019

11/9/2019
More
5-10 Years: Growing Livers; News Items: Bacterial Colonies, Does Music Make You Smarter, Measles and Immunity, Bill Maher Anti-Vaxxer; Who's That Noisy; Science or Fiction

Duration:01:38:41

The Skeptics Guide #747 - Nov 2 2019

11/2/2019
More
News Items: Starship, New Kind of Black Hole, Organic Farming and Golden Rice, Craniometry; Who's That Noisy; Your Questions and E-mails: Hydrogen Scam, Solar Minimum; Science or Fiction

Duration:01:25:04

The Skeptics Guide #746 - Oct 26 2019

10/26/2019
More
Special Segment: Are We All Hypocrites; News Items: Prime Editing, Aluminum Air Batteries, The Blob, Holotropic Breathwork; Who's That Noisy; Dumbest Thing of the Week; Science or Fiction

Duration:01:27:06

The Skeptics Guide #745 - Oct 19 2019

10/19/2019
More
What's the Word: Leucism; News Item: New NASA Spacesuits, Recycling Nuclear Fuel, Galactic Eruption, Searching for Earhart's Plane; Who's That Noisy; Your Questions and E-mails: More on Meat; Science or Fiction

Duration:01:44:43

The Skeptics Guide #744 - Oct 12 2019

10/12/2019
More
Interview with Bruce Hood; 5-10 Year Follow Up: Fairy Circles; News Items: Nobel Prizes in Chemistry, Physics, and Medicine; Electric Jet Engines; Who's That Noisy; Science or Fiction

Duration:01:29:58

The Skeptics Guide #743 - Oct 5 2019

10/5/2019
More
Your Numbers Up: 666; News Items: Red Meat Controversy, Reusing Batteries, Bronze Age Baby Bottles, Planet Nine Black Hole; Who's That Noisy; Your Questions and E-mails: Flu Vaccine and Herd Immunity; Science or Fiction

Duration:01:36:30

The Skeptics Guide #742 - Sep 28 2019

9/28/2019
More
5-10 Year: Dinochicken; News Items: Fat Shaming, Warp Drive, TVs and Phones Communicating, Second Interstellar Object; Who's That Noisy; Your Questions and E-mails: Survivorship Bias; Science or Fiction

Duration:01:36:58

The Skeptics Guide #741 - Sep 21 2019

9/21/2019
More
News Items: 42, Eradicating Polio, Reverse Aging, Red Mercury, Crystal Healing, Biggest Neutron Star; Who's That Noisy; Science or Fiction

Duration:01:29:54

The Skeptics Guide #740 - Sep 14 2019

9/14/2019
More
News Items: Super Lightening, 20-Year Battery, NDE Study, CRISPR Trials, Holy Water Trial; Quickie: Loch Ness DNA; Who's That Noisy; Science or Fiction

Duration:01:35:21