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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Urban Legendary Seventeen

The Seventeenth 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 support. …

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Episode Two Hundred And Seventeen – On The Idiot Brain And The Elegant Universe

http://traffic.libsyn.com/tokenskeptic/Token_Skeptic_217_-_On_The_Idiot_Brain_And_The_Elegant_Universe.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 26:49 — 36.8MB) | EmbedWelcome to Episode #217 of the Token Skeptic podcast! Dr Dean Burnett is a neuroscientist working as a tutor and lecturer based at Cardiff University’s Institute of Psychological Medicine and Clinical Neurosciences. His Guardian Science blog, ‘Brain Flapping’, …

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Episode Two Hundred And Sixteen – On Health Supplements, Online Fraud And Bandicoots!

http://traffic.libsyn.com/tokenskeptic/Token_Skeptic_216_-_On_Health_Supplements_Online_Fraud_And_Bandicoots.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 23:19 — 26.7MB) | EmbedWelcome to episode #216 of the Token Skeptic podcast! New data from national organ donation registries has revealed at least 6 people needed organ transplants after becoming sick from health supplements. Questions about the regulation of such supplements have …

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