The Pseudoscientists
Rotating panel discussions on science and skepticism news and popular culture, with special guests, interviews, personal stories and general ridiculousness, all out of Melbourne, Australia. A podcast of the Young Australian Skeptics.

INTRO: Elliot, Richard, Jason and Belinda - Belinda's introduction, George Hrab's Styrofoam Tour.

ON THE STREET: Do witches deserve a religious tax exemption?

NEWS: NSW ethics classes, 9-11 conspiracy theorists on ABC Radio, and more on the Australian Vaccination Network.

Thanks again to Catherine Donaldson, without whom the George Hrab gig wouldn't have taken shape.

Direct download: PS02220Final2.mp3
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INTRO: We're back at last! Various announcements, including new audio equipment, Jack's Guardian mention, and more.

ON THE STREET: Mary MacKillop.

NEWS: Danny Nahlia's magic hands; a new, possibly habitable, exoplanet discovered; Alastair's geology field trip; and a mystery news item...

BOOK REVIEW: The Case for Mars: The Plan to Settle the Red Planet and Why We Must

Direct download: Episode202120Final.mp3
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Jack interviews Bec Crew, science blogger and winner of National Science Week's Big Blog Theory competition, which named her Australia's Best Science Blogger, and talks about her experiences during Science Week, her blog, and science communication in the mainstream media.

Plus, a surprise announcement that many of you have been waiting for...

Bec's blog is "Save Your Breath For Running Ponies", and can be found at

Direct download: Pseudo20Scientists20Minisode205.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 1:48pm AEST