#ten23 Films – Little Sugar Pills And The Strange Powers of the Placebo Effect

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (45.8MB) Many thanks to Matt Rodgers for his BRILLIANT visuals and Milton Mermikides for his music in this project – ‘Little Sugar Pills – Why Choose Homeopathy?‘ This will also feature on the Token Skeptic podcast later, so people can use it if they …

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Episode Fifty-Four – On Power Balance – Interview with Simon Brice and Brett Jarosz

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (13.0MB)Direct download of Mp3 here. This is an additional, short interview for this week – which you can also hear on the Pseudo Scientists podcast, the show of the Young Australian Skeptics! Due to traveling (which I’m about to do in about ten …

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Little Sugar Pills: Why Fall For Homeopathy? Token Skeptic Special Episode

http://traffic.libsyn.com/tokenskeptic/Little_Sugar_Pills_-_Why_Fall_For_Homeopathy_-_Token_Skeptic.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (6.5MB) | EmbedLittle Sugar Pills – Why Fall For Homeopathy? Direct Download of Mp3 here. There’s a variety of reasons why someone might believe in homeopathy. Homeopathy isn’t as powerful as its supporters claim it is – the power of the human mind …

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Episode Fifty-Two – On Thinking Freely In Western Sydney – Interview With Alan Conradi

http://traffic.libsyn.com/tokenskeptic/Token_Skeptic_52_-_On_Thinking_Freely_In_Western_Sydney_Alan_Conradi.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (55.9MB) | EmbedDirect download to episode (mp3) here! “My use of the term ‘Freethought’ is an attempt to join the various groups together. It does not come with the negative connotations of the various other labels that have been assigned to such groups …

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10:23 Campaign In Australia – Token Skeptic Special Episode

http://traffic.libsyn.com/tokenskeptic/Token_Skeptic_1023_Australia.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (36.6MB) | EmbedDirect Download of the show here – 10:23 Campaign in Australia (mp3). As the coordinator for the 10:23 Campaign in Australia, I am honored to be working with activists across the country on the awareness-raising about the claims of homeopathy in …

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Episode Fifty-One – On Sceptic Science – Interview With Brad Newsome

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (27.3MB)SORRY ABOUT TECHNICAL GLITCHES! Direct download of Episode 51 here (mp3)! Episode Fifty-One and I have a few little notices for people before we get underway! Firstly thanks again to people who are donating to the Token Skeptic show; it does help out …

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Episodes Forty-Nine And Fifty – On Mathematical Modelling Pitfalls And More

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (8.9MB)Direct link to Episode #49 (Mp3) – On Naming Skeptical Children, 10:23 Australia And Token Skeptic In The UK. Direct link to Episode #50 (Mp3) – On Mathematical Modeling Pitfalls – Barbara Drescher And Jennifer Ouellete. Two episodes for the time of one! …

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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-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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