Urban Legendary Eighteen

The Eighteenth Urban Legendary Show! Remember, if you’d like to support the show (and get behind-the-scenes content and rewards – check out the Patreon site at patreon.com/kyliesturgess. For as little as $1, you can help with the hosting and producing of the show – and my immense gratitude for your …

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Urban Legendary Two – Interview With Joe Kleiman On “Blackfish”

http://traffic.libsyn.com/urbanlegendary/2_Urban_Legendary_Radio_Show.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 45:36 — 62.6MB) | EmbedThe Second Urban Legendary Show! An interview with Joseph Kleiman, about the documentary “Blackfish“, directed by Gabriela Cowperthwaite and associated issues. Additional news: “Ruling was made on the 11th April 2014, in SeaWorld’s appeals case against OSHA. Ruling was not favorable to …

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Episode One Hundred And Eighty Three – On The Atheist Alphabet And Trollhunter – Interview With Catherine Deveny

http://traffic.libsyn.com/tokenskeptic/Token_Skeptic_183_-_On_Atheist_Alphabet_And_The_Trollhunter.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 45:37 — 62.6MB) | EmbedFor this episode, I talk to Catherine Deveny (right) – about her crowdsourced video, The Atheist Alphabet and the Melbourne Comedy festival show, The Trollhunter. The Trollhunter is currently playing until April 20th at the Trades Hall – Old …

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SymbioticA Talk – Token Skepticism: Podcasting Science And Pop Culture

Token Skepticism: Podcasting Science And Pop Culture – presented on 1st March at SymbioticA, UWA What do you want your listeners to know? What can you produce, in a feasible manner? What can podcasting do that other social media mediums (or other traditional forms of outreach) can’t provide? The Token Skeptic …

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Episode One Hundred And Fifty Five – On Reclaiming A Secular Australia – Interview With Sean Faircloth

http://traffic.libsyn.com/tokenskeptic/Token_Skeptic_155_-_On_Reclaiming_A_Secular_Australia_-_Interview_With_Sean_Faircloth.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 22:11 — 25.4MB) | EmbedGet ready Australia and New Zealand – Sean Faircloth is on his way! Sean Faircloth was hired as the Secular Coalition for America’s Executive Director in June of 2009 and served a decade in the Maine State Legislature. …

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Episode One Hundred And Fifty Three – On Mice And Minds – Interview With Dr Emma Burrows

http://traffic.libsyn.com/tokenskeptic/Token_Skeptic_153_-_On_Mice_Minds_And_Brain_Gym.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 20:40 — 9.5MB) | EmbedWelcome to episode one hundred and fifty-three! Dr Burrows, of the Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health in Melbourne, has been given a Victoria Fellowship to continue her study in new touchscreen technology, which aims to improve treatment for …

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Update On AllTrials! GlaxoSmithKline To Publish The Results Of All Its Drug Trials

The last interview on the Token Skeptic podcast featured Dr Ben Goldacre, talking about AllTrials – here’s some news! From The Guardian: GlaxoSmithKline to publish clinical trial data – GSK becomes first major pharmaceutical company to commit to publishing the results of all its drug trials. GlaxoSmithKline, Britain’s biggest pharmaceutical company, …

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Vote For Token Skeptic In The UK Skeptic “Ockham” Awards!

Now, I promoted the UK Skeptic “Ockham” Awards last year and my friend Dan Keogh won for the Best Science Video category (The Placebo Effect by Daniel Keogh and Luke Harris) for a show produced in 2011! So it’s worth a try rallying to get some help and it’d be great even just …

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Episode One Hundred And Fifty Two – On Bad Pharma And AllTrials.Net – Interview With Dr Ben Goldacre

http://traffic.libsyn.com/tokenskeptic/Token_Skeptic_152_-_On_Bad_Pharma_With_Dr_Ben_Goldacre.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 27:58 — 32.0MB) | EmbedDr Ben Goldacre is a best-selling author, broadcaster, medical doctor and academic who specialises in unpicking dodgy scientific claims from drug companies, newspapers, government reports, PR people and quacks. As of 2012 he is Wellcome research fellow in epidemiology …

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Episode Eighty-One – On These Are The Ways The World Will End – Dragon*Con Panel

http://traffic.libsyn.com/tokenskeptic/Token_Skeptic_81_-_On_These_Are_The_Ways_The_World_Will_End.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:37 — 23.6MB) | EmbedFrom a global pandemic to the Hadron super-collider… have some fun as our panel rips into the latest world-enders and answers your questions about why we are probably safe (for now). With many, many, MANY thanks to the …

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