Episodes 2-4 – Examinations, New Year Superstitions, Women And Paranormal Beliefs

http://traffic.libsyn.com/tokenskeptic/Token_Skeptic_2_-_On_Examination_Superstitions.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (7.9MB) | EmbedHere’s the reworked, remastered episodes that have improved sound – and thanks again to all of my listeners for their patience! For each of these episodes, either download the direct mp3 link featured, or refresh your iTunes/Zune to get the new …

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Episode Forty-Seven – On A Little Bit Of Douglas Adams With Maynard And Seasons Greetings

http://traffic.libsyn.com/tokenskeptic/Token_Skeptic_47_-_On_A_Little_Bit_Of_Douglas_Adams_With_Maynard_And_Seasons_Greetings.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (10.7MB) | EmbedDirect link to Mp3 here. Hello to all of you! During what has been a rather difficult December (but honestly, really nothing in comparison to last year), I’ve started thinking about how to do things better for myself and others. I …

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Episode Forty-Six – On The Australian Book Of Atheism – Perth Launch

http://traffic.libsyn.com/tokenskeptic/Token_Skeptic_46_-_On_The_Australian_Book_Of_Atheism_-_Perth_Launch.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (39.9MB) | Embed Link to the mp3 of this episode – here! First and foremost and absolutely before anything – thanks to Jane and Beaufort Street Books in Mt Lawley, Warren Bonett and Peter Cartledge.We had a live-Skype crossover Q&A with Warren in …

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Re-Release Of Token Skeptic #1 – On Santa

http://traffic.libsyn.com/tokenskeptic/token_skeptic_episode_one.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (8.9MB) | Embed Direct link to Mp3 here! One of my goals before the conclusion of the year is to re-release episodes that were not the best in terms of sound quality. Since it’s that time of the year – here’s the very …

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Episode Forty-Five – On Women, Myths, Feminism and Skepticism – Live Dragon*Con Panel

http://traffic.libsyn.com/tokenskeptic/Token_Skeptic_45_-_On_Women_Myths_Feminism_and_Skepticism.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (71.6MB) | EmbedDirect Link to mp3 here! The following is taken from one of the Dragon*Con panels: Women: Myths, Feminism And Skepticism – Puzzled by feminine mystique? Still searching for your ‘inner Velma’? Attend this panel by a range of experienced investigators on …

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Episode Forty-Four – On Pink Microscopes – A Strange Quarks Submission

Direct link to the Mp3 here. This is a short essay that was submitted to the new podcast ‘Strange Quarks‘ – and I strongly recommend that other podcasters consider sending in their own short essays! This is a short overview on the contribution of science education to challenging paranormal and …

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Episode Forty-Two – On Breakfast And Blogging – Interviews At TAMOz Fringe

http://traffic.libsyn.com/tokenskeptic/Token_Skeptic_42_-_On_Breakfast_And_Blogging__Interviews_At_TAMOz_Fringe.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (21.7MB) | EmbedDirect link to mp3 here! A short mixture of interviews and opinions from the ‘Blogger’s Breakfast’, a gathering of early-morning breakfasting skeptics in the shade of the Sydney Harbor Bridge. Includes the ‘Placebo Bands’, Dave the Happy Singer (of www.davethehappysinger.com) the …

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Episode Forty-One – On Being Naturally Skeptical – The Psychology Behind Being A Skeptic

http://traffic.libsyn.com/tokenskeptic/token_skeptic_41_-_On_Being_Naturally_Skeptical__The_Psychology_Behind_Being_A_Skeptic.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (61.7MB) | EmbedDirect link to the Mp3 here! Welcome to a catch-up episode of the Token Skeptic! Many apologies for the delays on the last episode and many thanks to Michael Marshall and all the people of QEDCon for their patience! This episode …

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Episode Thirty-Eight – On Skepticism And Education At Dragon*Con 2010 – Live Panel Show

http://traffic.libsyn.com/tokenskeptic/Token_Skeptic_38__On_Skepticism_And_Education_At_DragonCon_2010__Live_Panel_Show.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (57.0MB) | EmbedDirect Link to mp3 of Episode Thirty-Eight of the Token Skeptic podcast. Welcome to a special release for the Token Skeptic podcast! JREF now has a Director of Educational Programs – what else is being done out there and how can …

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Episode Thirty-Seven – On The 10:23 Campaign In 2011 – An Interview With Andy Wilson

http://traffic.libsyn.com/tokenskeptic/Token_Skeptic_37_On_The_1023_Campaign_In_2011_An_Interview_With_Andy_Wilson.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (26.9MB) | EmbedLink to the mp3 of Episode Thirty-Seven of the show. “Science and rationality are political issues, whether we like it or not.” Amanda Marcotte, Get Opinionated: A Progressive’s Guide to Finding Your Voice (and Taking a Little Action). On Jan 30, …

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