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, Tom and Belinda are joined by former panel member and Australian ex-pat Richard Hughes to discuss his time in Texas so far, as well as YAS alumnus Jason Ball's successful AFL anti-homophobia campaign. Plus, the Melbourne-based team talk improbable research at the Ig Nobel Prizes, trolling a theology conference on "creation order" and some random things about US Presidential candidate Mitt Romney.

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Belinda, Jack and Tom are joined by special guest Ted Janet to discuss his time at The Amaz!ng Meeting 2012 and the nature of skepticism and atheism. Plus, the ENCODE project goes up against human junk DNA, nano-particle fluorescent ink could increase currency security, camel milk could create a dystopian future, and we read some touching listener feedback.

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Jack, Rachael, Tom and Belinda find out if your genes can make you more susceptible to peer pressure, if geoengineering could solve climate change, how NOT to publicise your scientific research, and why some insects might be able to extract energy from the Sun.

Plus, Doctor Who is back, Belinda nearly fought a snake, and we answer some audience feedback about high school skeptic groups and Neil Armstrong's famous words.

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