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.

Jack, Belinda, Elliot and Richard discuss a watery "Super-Earth", the implications of vat-grown meat, and leaked documents from an anti-climate change institute. Plus, Jack interviews Rhys Morgan, a 17 year-old skeptic from Wales who has made a name for himself fighting alternative medicine and quackery.

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Elliot, Belinda, Jack and Richard discuss really old seaweed, shrill/cute tarsiers and genomics revealing how our ancestors got it on with other human subspecies. Plus, Jack interviews Eugenie Scott, of the National Center for Science Education, about climate change denial and evolution education.

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Belinda, Richard and Jack discuss strange geological phenomena, the psychology of science, a new "theory of everything" and why blue-tongue lizards might no longer be troubled by the cane toad menace. Plus, Jack interviews Desiree Schell, host of the Canadian radio show and podcast "Skeptically Speaking", about the wonderful world of effective skeptical activism.

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Jack and Jason discuss former No. 1 tennis player Margaret Court's homophobic op-ed in the Herald Sun and a group of doctors calling for the removal of alternative medicine courses in Australian universities. Plus, Jack interviews PZ Myers, author of the famous science and atheism blog "Pharyngula", about alien biology, getting more biologists involved in skeptical conferences and the impact and influence of the online skeptical community. 

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