Episode Two Hundred and Twenty Three – On Override: My Quest To Go Beyond Brain Training And Take Control Of My Mind

http://traffic.libsyn.com/tokenskeptic/Token_Skeptic_223_-_On_Override_-_My_Quest_to_go_Beyond_Brain_Training_and_Take_Control_of_my_Mind.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 11:33 — 15.9MB) | EmbedCan you really rewire an adult brain? In theory the answer is ‘yes’, but there’s a problem: no one seems to know exactly how to do it! In her new book “Override: My Quest to go Beyond Brain …

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Episode Two Hundred and Twenty Two – On Homeopathy The Undiluted Facts

http://traffic.libsyn.com/tokenskeptic/Token_Skeptic_222_On_Homeopathy.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 8:10 — 11.2MB) | EmbedMerry Christmas! One of the great things about the holiday break is the opportunity to get some reading done – and Edzard Ernst has a new book out this year. This book traces the genesis, principles and practice of …

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Token Skeptic Special Episode – D.A.A.S: My Part In Their Downfall – On The Road With The Doug Anthony Allstars

http://traffic.libsyn.com/tokenskeptic/Token_Skeptic_Special_Episode_-_DAAS.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 13:32 — 24.8MB) | EmbedI have a new memoir in front of me, where part-way through it says the following: “Here’s what I hate about memoirs, the penchant on the author’s part to dwell on the minutia of every aspect of their …

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Token Skeptic Special Episode – Cosmic Shambles Live

http://traffic.libsyn.com/tokenskeptic/Special_Episode_-_Token_Skeptic_Cosmic_Shambles_Live_Tour.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 16:49 — 30.8MB) | EmbedThis is going to be one interesting tour… Essentially, the fact that every show is different (apart from host and the following guests you can see pictured above) means that you’re not entirely sure what you’re going to …

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Episode Two Hundred And Twenty One – On No Alternative To Cancer

http://traffic.libsyn.com/tokenskeptic/Token_Skeptic_221_-_On_No_Alternative_To_Cancer_Interview_with_Dr_Paul_Willis.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 14:31 — 13.3MB) | EmbedEvery year, thousands of Australians are suffering and dying prematurely because of alternative cancer treatments, according to a special investigation by Dr Paul Willis, director of The Royal Institution of Australia. The video (part of a series) is …

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#PodcastDay Token Skeptic Special Episode 2016

http://traffic.libsyn.com/tokenskeptic/Token_Skeptic_2016_International_Podcast_Day_Special_Episode.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:35 — 59.0MB) | EmbedToday is a day to celebrate the podcast – for it is International Podcast Day! As a keen podcaster myself, I have put together a montage of my more recent interviews with podcasters. Big thanks to the hosts of #OzPod2016 for …

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Episode Two Hundred And Twenty – On Fair Game: The Incredible Untold Story of Scientology in Australia

http://traffic.libsyn.com/tokenskeptic/Token_Skeptic_220_-_On_Fair_Game_The_Untold_Story_of_Scientology_In_Australia.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 10:30 — 12.0MB) | EmbedAs astonishing as it is compelling – Steve Cannane’s extraordinary insight into Scientology in Australia is investigative journalism at its very best. From Rugby League players trying to improve their game, to Hollywood superstars and the depressed sons …

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Episode Two Hundred And Nineteen – On The Art Of Reading

We are not born readers, we learn to turn words into worlds. But why is fine writing lauded while excellent reading is ignored? In The Art of Reading, philosopher Damon Young reveals the pleasures of this intimate pursuit through a rich sample of literature: from Virginia Woolf’s diaries to Batman …

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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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Episode Two Hundred And Eighteen – On The Quest For Wonder

http://traffic.libsyn.com/tokenskeptic/Token_Skeptic_218_-_On_The_Quest_For_Wonder.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 11:15 — 10.3MB) | EmbedTrunkman Productions and The Incomplete Map of the Cosmic Genome in association with the Science Museum are proud to announce a brand new six-part episode mini series, The Quest For Wonder starring Professor Brian Cox, Robin Ince and …

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