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 and Richard discuss the illegality of infant circumcision in Germany, equations vs. publication impact in biology, the death of the giant tortoise Lonesome George, and "Science, It's A Girl Thing!" Plus, we announce the details of a very special caption contest to celebrate our 50th episode!

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Richard, Belinda, and special guest panelist Laura Henderson discuss 'vagina' (walrus), a new leadership study, tuberculosis in India, and a dystopian future Civilisation. Also, Belinda had a bad day, and the much overlooked classic Troll II.

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Elliot, Richard, Belinda and Jack discuss the transit of Venus, electrical avalanche discharges and the intelligent design themes in "Prometheus" (spoiler free) and other sci-fi films. And like Jason last week, Elliot has some (slightly less sad) news...

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Jason, Jack and Richard discuss a mysterious burst of cosmic radiation in the 8th century, the genetics of ultra-conserved elements in animal and plant genomes, and a billboard campaign arguing against Richard Dawkins. Plus, Jason has some sad news...

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Category:general -- posted at: 8:38am AEST