Token Skeptic Podcast

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Why do we believe weird things? What does feminine intuition really mean? How do you become an effective activist for science and reason? Are you ready for a monthly show that poses these questions and more? Tune into the Token Skeptic for a slightly more skeptical look at stories in the news, urban legends, good science, pseudoscience, and what makes popular culture pop.

Welcome to episode #150 – it’s Christmas Day and the fourth birthday of the Token Skeptic podcast! Here’s a present for you all, but it’s particularly meant for Gerry U., Richard C., Sebastian B., Howard L., the Hoaxilla...
Welcome to episode #150 – it’s Christmas Day and the fourth birthday of the Token Skeptic podcast! Here’s a present for you all, but it’s particularly meant for Gerry U., Richard C., Sebastian B., Howard L., the Hoaxilla...
It's a two-for-one Token Skeptic! Firstly, an interview with Hemant Mehtah, where we talk about his new book, The Young Atheist's Survival Guide: Helping Secular Students Thrive. Hemant Mehta, "The Friendly Atheist" blogger at...
It's a two-for-one Token Skeptic! Firstly, an interview with Hemant Mehtah, where we talk about his new book, The Young Atheist's Survival Guide: Helping Secular Students Thrive. Hemant Mehta, "The Friendly Atheist" blogger at...
Did you catch the Australian Prime Minister, Julia Gillard, doing an advertisment for a JJJ radio show, where she jokingly talked about the impending end of the world? This episode of the Token Skeptic takes a closer look at...
Did you catch the Australian Prime Minister, Julia Gillard, doing an advertisment for a JJJ radio show, where she jokingly talked about the impending end of the world? This episode of the Token Skeptic takes a closer look at...
TEDxPerth is back, bigger and better with a day-long conference on Saturday, 8 December 2012 at the Octagon Theatre at The University of Western Australia. In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TED has created a program called TEDx. TEDx is a...
TEDxPerth is back, bigger and better with a day-long conference on Saturday, 8 December 2012 at the Octagon Theatre at The University of Western Australia. In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TED has created a program called TEDx. TEDx is a...
Laurie Tarr is a stay-at-home mom with two kids. She has a B.S. in physics from Centre College and works part-time as a science educator for Mad Science of Kentucky. Along with her husband Rob, she founded theLouisville Area Skeptics in...
Laurie Tarr is a stay-at-home mom with two kids. She has a B.S. in physics from Centre College and works part-time as a science educator for Mad Science of Kentucky. Along with her husband Rob, she founded theLouisville Area Skeptics in...
This episode focuses on my questions of the Skeprechaun Podcast - produced by two Irish skeptics Rebecca and Fionnula, looking at their excellent episode #33 called "For Savita". Both episodes contains potentially distressing...
This episode focuses on my questions of the Skeprechaun Podcast - produced by two Irish skeptics Rebecca and Fionnula, looking at their excellent episode #33 called "For Savita". Both episodes contains potentially distressing...
Let's talk about sex. And not just any old sex. The animal kingdom is a wild place -- and it's got mating habits to match. We're getting it on with kinky rituals, titillating pheromones, post-coital cannibalism, golden showers, orgy marathons and...
Let's talk about sex. And not just any old sex. The animal kingdom is a wild place -- and it's got mating habits to match. We're getting it on with kinky rituals, titillating pheromones, post-coital cannibalism, golden showers, orgy marathons and...
Paul Fidalgo is the communications director of the Center for Inquiry, and previously led communications for the Secular Coalition for America and FairVote: the Center for Voting and Democracy. He holds a master’s degree in political management...
Paul Fidalgo is the communications director of the Center for Inquiry, and previously led communications for the Secular Coalition for America and FairVote: the Center for Voting and Democracy. He holds a master’s degree in political management...
In Faitheist: How an Atheist Found Common Ground With the Religious, Chris Stedman draws on his work organizing interfaith and secular communities, his academic study of religion, and his own experiences to argue for the necessity of...
In Faitheist: How an Atheist Found Common Ground With the Religious, Chris Stedman draws on his work organizing interfaith and secular communities, his academic study of religion, and his own experiences to argue for the necessity of...
Ada Lovelace Day was held on the 16 October, 2012 - a day that celebrates the contributions of women in the fields of science, technology, engineering and mathematics. As you may know, Ada Lovelace is considered the first programmer, due to her...
Ada Lovelace Day was held on the 16 October, 2012 - a day that celebrates the contributions of women in the fields of science, technology, engineering and mathematics. As you may know, Ada Lovelace is considered the first programmer, due to her...