Skeptics with a K

Skeptics with a K

Skeptics with a K is the official podcast of the Merseyside Skeptics Society. Each episode features Mike, Marsh and Alice chatting about stuff that interests them, often with a skeptical angle.

Produced by Mike Hall, presented by Mike Hall, Michael Marshall and Alice Howarth.

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InKredulous

InKredulous

InKredulous is the skeptical, satirical, comedy panel show from the Merseyside Skeptics Society. The smartest, funniest and fastest skeptics around are invited to take part… and decline. So we make do with any old idiot with a copy of Skype.

Produced and presented by Andy Wilson.

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Be Reasonable

Be Reasonable

Be Reasonable is the monthly interview show which talks to people who believe ideas contrary to the mainstream scientific and skeptical worldview. Be Reasonable is about approaching subjects with respect and an open mind, engaging with people of differing viewpoints in an environment where debate is polite and good-natured, yet robust and intellectually rigorous.

Produced and presented by Michael Marshall.

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Skeptics with a K: Episode #211

Artificial sweeteners, risk of dementia, and more from Chiropractors. Plus Thor 3, online calendars, excitable dogs, and avoiding exercise. With 95% confidence, it’s Skeptics with a K.

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Skeptics with a K: Episode #210

Cell line contamination, coffee Smarties, confirmation bias, and the Southampton Six.  Plus fire alarms, SH-SY5Y cells, cat woo, and hurling Caramacs.  Growing like stink, it’s Skeptics with a K.

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InKredulous: Episode #044—Live from QED 2017

Episode 44 of our satirical, skeptical comedy podcast. This episode was recorded live at QED 2017.  Your host is Andy Wilson (@InKredulosi) of the Merseyside Skeptics Society and co-organiser of QED conference.

Appearing this time are:

  • Iszi Lawrence – Host of Z List Dead List, the British Museum Membercast, stand up comedian and many other things (@iszi_lawrence)
  • Dean Burnett – Neuroscientist, author of The Idiot Brain and the Brainflapping column for the Guardian newspaper. Dean also tutors and lectures at Cardiff University.  (@garwboy)
  • Dave Alnwick – Magician, Mind Wizard, Cult Leader and Master of Ceremonies for QED 2017. He’s touring now; go see his show! (@davealnwick)
  • Marsh – The ever-present Marsh of the Good Thinking Society, Merseyside Skeptics Society, co-host of Skeptics with a K and co-organiser for QED (@MrMMarsh)

As ever, thanks for listening and for all the lovely comments. Support the MSS, our work and all of our podcasts by making a monthly contribution via Patreon.

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Be Reasonable: Episode #047 – Don Donderi

Joining Marsh this episode is author, psychologist and UFO researcher, Don Donderi.

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Skeptics with a K: Episode #209 – Live at QED 2017

Herbal tampons, foreign sweets, and the effect of wireless signals on human body.  Plus sperms, fentanyl, magi-cum, and a letter to the editor.  Recorded live at QED 2017, it’s Skeptics with a K.

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Skeptics with a K: Episode #208

Toxic attitudes, conspiracy mongering, British prostates, and intensity modulated radiotherapy.  Plus tinned ravioli, carpenters selling beef, learning to count, and sexist crocodiles.  And a final call for QED from Skeptics with a K!  Get your tickets for QED now at qedcon.org/tickets

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Be Reasonable: Episode #046 – Sam Osmanagic

Joining Marsh this time is author, sociologist and businessman Sam Osmanagic. Sam has made headlines around the world with his claims to have discovered ancient pyramids in Bosnia.

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Skeptics with a K: Episode #207

Vaccination during pregnancy, science communication, and what happened in Las Vegas.  Plus vertebrae, indirect language, matched controls, and the remake of Dynasty.  Taking patients at their word, it’s Skeptics with a K.

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Skeptics with a K: Episode #206

Measuring migraines, detox juices, deceiving patients, and the sodium-potassium pump. Plus fighting giraffes, denying the BRCA link, overselling research, and the latest news from QED. Remember to pick up your QED ticket right now, at qedcon.org.

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Be Reasonable: Episode #045 – Kerry Cassidy

Joining Marsh this episode is documentary maker and investigative journalist at Project Camelot, Kerry Cassidy.

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