Episode Thirty-Six – On Skeptical Activism And Creationism – An Interview With Jayson Cooke Of Griffith University Skeptics And Freethinkers

http://traffic.libsyn.com/tokenskeptic/Token_Skeptic_36_-_On_Skeptical_Activism_And_Creationism__An_Interview_With_Jayson_Cooke_Of_Griffith_University_Skeptics_And_Freethinkers.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (26.1MB) | Embed Direct link to the mp3 of Episode #36 – On Skeptical Activism And Creationism – An Interview With Jayson Cooke Of Griffith University Skeptics And Freethinkers. Welcome back to more regularly scheduled programming post-Dragon*Con’s SkepTrack! I’d like to say some …

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The Placebo Effect

http://traffic.libsyn.com/tokenskeptic/The_Placebo_Effect_-_Token_Skeptic.m4vPodcast: Play in new window | Download (33.1MB) | EmbedThis is a short film, thanks to Daniel Keogh! He played it during his touring show ‘The Stupid Species: Why Everyone (Except You) Is An Idiot’ for Science Week. You can follow him on Twitter as ‘Professor Funk’ and hear him …

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Token Skeptic Podcast – Videos Of Dragon*Con

http://foundationbeyondbelief.org/fbbpodcast/episodes/PodcastBeyondBelief_20100905.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (24.3MB) | EmbedThis was the third year that I worked at the ‘SkepTrack’ at Dragon*Con – lectures / panels I presented included: Skeptically Speaking: Skeptically Speaking, the talk radio show that asks you to call in and question everything, will be airing live …

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Episode Thirty-Five – On Science At Home – An Interview With Deb Hodgkin

I hope everyone enjoyed Australia’s Science Week! Hello to all the new subscribers and I hope you enjoy earlier episodes as well – all available at Token Skeptic and on iTunes! This episode features Deb Hodgkin of Science-at-home.org! Deb studied Human Biology and Archaeology in her Bachelor of Science, then …

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Episode Thirty-Four – On Saving Your Breath For Running Ponies – An Interview With Bec Crew For Science Week

It is a great honor to celebrate Australia’s National Science Week for 2010, by interviewing science blogger Bec Crew, who writes the informative and hilarious Save Your Breath For Running Ponies! She’s a twenty-six year old Archeology graduate and journalist, who won the Big Blog Theory Competition by popular vote, …

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Episode Thirty-Three – On Coral Reefs And Climate Change – An Interview With Craig Reid Conducted By Warren Bonett

A very special episode for number thirty-three – this is thanks to Warren Bonett of the Embiggen Books bookstore! Over the past ten years, Craig Reid has been working on coral reefs as a diver, educator, researcher and underwater photographer. Coral Reefs and Climate Change, his first publication as principle …

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Episode Thirty-Two – On Infidels And Nomads – An Interview With Ayaan Hirsi Ali Conducted By Reverend Canon Frank Sheehan

http://traffic.libsyn.com/tokenskeptic/._Token_Skeptic_32__On_Infidels_And_Nomads_-_An_Interview_With_Ayaan_Hirsi_Ali_Conducted_By_Reverend_Canon_Frank_Sheehan.m4aPodcast: Play in new window | Download (0.1KB) | EmbedMp3 Download Here – or via Token Skeptic iTunes. This episode would not be possible if it were not for the opportunity given to me by Christ Church Grammar School – particularly the Centre for Ethics and Reverend Canon Frank Sheehan …

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Episode Thirty – On Science Communication, Hungry Beasts And Professor Funk – An Interview With Daniel Keogh

This is episode thirty! Work starts for me again this week, so to save some time, I’m putting this episode online a little earlier than usual. Since this interview focuses on a favourite topic of mine, Science Communication – I thought I’d plug an event by a fellow podcaster who …

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Episode Twenty-Nine – On The Invisible Gorilla – An Interview With Daniel Simons And Christopher Chabris

Direct link to mp3 here! For many listening to this podcast – the phrase ‘Did you see the gorilla?’ might remind you of a group of people throwing a basketball to each other. For those who have no idea – before you go any further, check out the award-winning video …

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Episode Twenty-Eight – On Secular Ethics Classes – An Interview With Dr Philip Cam

‘Did you know that children whose parents make a conscientious decision to have them opt out of Special Religious Education (SRE) are prohibited from any form of instruction during this period? NSW Department of Education policy provides for the supervision of these children but specifies they are not to have …

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