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.

HOUSTON, WE HAVE A PROBLEM: Bill O'Reilly goes in, humour goes out, never a miscommunication.

INTRO: Jason, Jack and Elliot - Weather, O-Week, Jason on SYN FM, and Jack blogging for Nature Education.

ON THE STREET: The Victorian 10:23 campaign video.

INTERVIEW: Colin Wright, science communicator and Australian ex-pat.

NEWS: Biodynamics, a Melbourne death from whooping cough, and US evolution education research.

Direct download: The20Pseudo20Scientists20-20Episode2028.mp3
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A special episode with breaking news about Power Balance holographic sports bands. Researchers from RMIT have conducted a randomised, placebo-controlled trial on the efficacy of Power Balance products in increasing balance and the paper is just about to be released.

Friend of the show Kylie Sturgess, from Podblack.com and the Token Skeptic podcast, interviews the authors of the study, while Jack and Jason discuss the results and the possible impact of the study on the established culture of Power Balance bands.

 

Direct download: Pseudo20Scientists20PowerBalance.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 1:56am AEST