Inbetweenisode 001 - The CUSP Today

Our first inbetweenisode, and our first collaboration: Craig and Siouxsie join Skepticism Today at the 2015 NZ Skeptics Conference.

Our first inbetweenisode, and our first collaboration: Craig and Siouxsie join Skepticism Today at the 2015 NZ Skeptics Conference.

Episode 50

In which Siouxsie finds something else that gives you cancer that doesn't actually give you cancer, Nathan looks at asteroid mining, and Craig finds a ghost in a girls' school... News: Specialised shampoo does not slow colour fade: http://m.nzherald.co...

In which Siouxsie finds something else that gives you cancer that doesn't actually give you cancer, Nathan looks at asteroid mining, and Craig finds a ghost in a girls' school...

News:
Specialised shampoo does not slow colour fade:
http://m.nzherald.co.nz/fashion-beauty/news/article.cfm?c_id=42&objectid...

Cooking oils & cancer:
http://www.stuff.co.nz/life-style/well-good/teach-me/67898649/which-cook...

New Law asteroid mining:

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Episode 49

In which we learn about the bubonic plague, discover alien civilisations, and examine fake butts. Email / feedback: Noticeboard: NZ Skeptics Conference 2015 http://conference.skeptics.nz/register Christchurch November 20th - 22nd News: Scientists disco...

In which we learn about the bubonic plague, discover alien civilisations, and examine fake butts.

Email / feedback:

Noticeboard:

NZ Skeptics Conference 2015
http://conference.skeptics.nz/register
Christchurch November 20th - 22nd

News:

Scientists discover cheese is an addictive as drugs
http://www.nydailynews.com/news/world/scientists-discover-cheese-addicti...
http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0117959
http://mic.com/articles/112656/if-you-re-basically-addicted-to-cheese-th...

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Episode 48

In which we talk about wormholes, machine learning and memristers, and Harry Potter vibrating broomsticks. Email / feedback: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Tripods https://web.archive.org/web/20020905195501/http://www.bushcountry.org/ne... Noticeboa...

In which we talk about wormholes, machine learning and memristers, and Harry Potter vibrating broomsticks.

Email / feedback:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Tripods

https://web.archive.org/web/20020905195501/http://www.bushcountry.org/ne...

Noticeboard:

NZ Skeptics Conference 2015:
http://conference.skeptics.nz/register
Christchurch November 20th - 22nd
Skeptic and logic course: https://www.futurelearn.com/courses/logical-and-critical-thinking

News:

AHaH computing - machine learning and memristers

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Episode 47

In which Nathan fails to notice a correlation between insulting his listeners and a lack of feedback, Craig makes obscure 80's music references and Siouxsie introduces us to a dubious device for men. Blindfold Driving: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_...

In which Nathan fails to notice a correlation between insulting his listeners and a lack of feedback, Craig makes obscure 80's music references and Siouxsie introduces us to a dubious device for men.

Blindfold Driving:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_ScH1ALEn2E

Celebrity sunscreen fail:
http://www.palmbeachpost.com/news/news/national/jessica-albas-sunscreen-...

7-year-old ordered to sit alone at lunch for telling classmates he didn’t believe in god:

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Episode 46

In which we discuss talking snakes, baby robots, SETI getting funded (and criticised), and death matches featuring laser-wielding cells. Email / feedback: Noticeboard: Oprah in Auckland News: Scientists arm cells with mini lasers: http://news.sciencema...

In which we discuss talking snakes, baby robots, SETI getting funded (and criticised), and death matches featuring laser-wielding cells.

Email / feedback:

Noticeboard:

Oprah in Auckland

News:

Scientists arm cells with mini lasers:
http://news.sciencemag.org/biology/2015/07/scientists-arm-cells-tiny-las...

The end of Moore’s Law:

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Episode 45

In which Craig asks "Will it float?" (and tries to float), Siouxsie talks about color-changing condoms, and Nathan misses an obvious joke. Also, our roving reporter Graeme Hill interviews Matt Dillahunty and AronRa. (It's a bit longer than normal beca...

In which Craig asks "Will it float?" (and tries to float), Siouxsie talks about color-changing condoms, and Nathan misses an obvious joke. Also, our roving reporter Graeme Hill interviews Matt Dillahunty and AronRa.

(It's a bit longer than normal because we had a lot of interview to fit in...)

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Email / feedback:

Noticeboard:

Skeptical activism
Peter Boghossian http://reason.org.nz/index.php/news/96-peter-boghossian-coming-to-auckland

News:

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Episode 44

In which we alienate our listeners by misreading their feedback and calling them whores. We also talk about some news and we have an interview with the fabulous comedian Tom Binns Update: uni giving money back http://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/...

In which we alienate our listeners by misreading their feedback and calling them whores. We also talk about some news and we have an interview with the fabulous comedian Tom Binns

Update: uni giving money back http://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2015/may/08/climate-contrarian...

News:

Evangelical Christian family in child molestation cover up shock
http://www.rawstory.com/2015/05/boys-are-curious-meet-the-duggar-defende...

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Episode 43

In which we discover a genetic element of the placebo effect, talk about 2 pieces of news about Tony Abbot that cancel each other out and Deliah discusses ... well just listen and find out. Noticeboard: New NZ skeptics website: http://skeptics.nz Confe...

In which we discover a genetic element of the placebo effect, talk about 2 pieces of news about Tony Abbot that cancel each other out and Deliah discusses ... well just listen and find out.

Noticeboard:

New NZ skeptics website: http://skeptics.nz

Conference videos on youtube: https://www.youtube.com/user/NZSkepticsSociety

News:

New Kansas rules would limit spending of welfare benefits: http://bigstory.ap.org/article/19ac7428a2d34e5c8d692945316d7676/new-kans...

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Episode 42

In which we discuss The Imitation Game, MMS for curing Autism, and Feline Serenity Pods. We'll also tell you how you can invest in the Bigfoot Business. --=Links=-- Stephen Meyer speaking at Auckland Uni: http://www.skepticblog.org/2013/08/28/stephen-m...

In which we discuss The Imitation Game, MMS for curing Autism, and Feline Serenity Pods. We'll also tell you how you can invest in the Bigfoot Business.

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Stephen Meyer speaking at Auckland Uni: http://www.skepticblog.org/2013/08/28/stephen-meyers-fumbling-bumbling-a...
https://www.facebook.com/events/816552078390463/ Darwin’s Doubt - The Origin of Animal Life and the case for Intelligent Design. Hosted by Auckland Student Life.
Aron Ra & Matt Dilihunty: https://www.facebook.com/events/1596674267232251/

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