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The Skeptics' Guide to the Universe is a weekly science podcast discussing the latest science news, critical thinking, bad science, conspiracies and controversies. -The Skeptics' Guide to the Universe: Your escape to reality - Produced by SGU Productions, LLC: https://www.theskepticsguide.org

The Skeptics' Guide to the Universe is a weekly science podcast discussing the latest science news, critical thinking, bad science, conspiracies and controversies. -The Skeptics' Guide to the Universe: Your escape to reality - Produced by SGU Productions, LLC: https://www.theskepticsguide.org

Location:

New Haven, CT

Description:

The Skeptics' Guide to the Universe is a weekly science podcast discussing the latest science news, critical thinking, bad science, conspiracies and controversies. -The Skeptics' Guide to the Universe: Your escape to reality - Produced by SGU Productions, LLC: https://www.theskepticsguide.org

Language:

English


Episodes

The Skeptics Guide #768 - Mar 28 2020

3/28/2020
COVID-19 Update; News Items: COV-2 Has Natural Origin, Snake Oil Kills, Fake Dead Sea Scrolls Revealed, Cannabinoids for Acute Pain, Why Do Females Live Longer; Who's That Noisy; Science or Fiction

Duration:01:42:41

The Skeptics Guide #767 - Mar 21 2020

3/21/2020
5-10 Years - Arsenic Based Life; News Items:Hoarders of the Pandemic, Evolution of Anxiety, Extreme Depth of Focus Lens, Predicting the Present; Who's That Noisy; Your Questions and E-mails: Neonatal Vitamin K; Science or Fiction

Duration:01:37:59

The Skeptics Guide #766 - Mar 14 2020

3/14/2020
What's the Word: Moiety; News Items: Shorter Day in Past, Handwashing, CAM for Coronavirus, Lift Follow Up; Who's That Noisy; Science or Fiction

Duration:01:37:15

The Skeptics Guide #765 - Mar 7 2020

3/7/2020
Interview with Ann Druyan; Swindler's List: Tax Scams; News Items: Dinosaur Proteins and DNA, Wetlands vs Levees, Largest Explosion; Who's That Noisy; Science or Fiction

Duration:01:41:31

The Skeptics Guide #764 - Feb 29 2020

2/29/2020
Your Number's Up: The Speed of Light; News Items: How Planes Fly, Binaural Beats, Non-Breathing Animal, Rocketman Dies in Crash; Who's That Noisy; Your Questions and E-mails: Seahawks, SGU 2035; Science or Fiction

Duration:01:32:15

The Skeptics Guide #763 - Feb 22 2020

2/22/2020
News Items: Oldest Crater and Snowball Earth, The Broomstick Challenge, Hypoallergenic Cats, Betelgeuse, Supernova, and Neutrinos, Genetics of Dating; Science or Fiction

Duration:01:36:34

The Skeptics Guide #762 - Feb 15 2020

2/10/2020
Live from Melbourne; SGU 2035; Science or Fiction

Duration:01:38:05

The Skeptics Guide #761 - Feb 8 2020

2/8/2020
News Items: Coronavirus Update, Proxima B Climate, Drug Development with AI, Frame Dragging System, Scream Therapy; George Hrab Asks the Rogues Questions; Science or Fiction

Duration:01:52:17

The Skeptics Guide #760 - Feb 1 2020

1/30/2020
What's the Word: Ablation; News Items: Does Information have Mass, Fight Fat with Salt and Ice, Where Does Poop Go, Solar Scam; Who's That Noisy; Your Questions and E-mails: Kinesio Tape; Science or Fiction

Duration:01:37:22

The Skeptics Guide #759 - Jan 25 2020

1/25/2020
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
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
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
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
2019 Year End Review; In Memoriam; Science or Fiction

Duration:01:42:38

The Skeptics Guide #754 - Dec 21 2019

12/21/2019
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
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
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
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
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
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