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 #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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Skeptics with a K: Episode #205

Psychic telephone readings, magnetic sex toys, and cold Canadian eggs. Plus old fashioned cinemas, out-of-this-world orgasms, and Welsh baked goods. Bored of thrusting, it’s Skeptics with a K.

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Skeptics with a K: Episode #204

Visceral Osteopathy Technique, sham surgery, forklift trucks, and human bagpipes. Plus car repair logic, connective tissue, and a twenty minute conversation about biscuits. Seriously. Twenty minutes. You’re welcome.

Get your ticket for QED 2017 now at qedcon.org.

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Skeptics with a K: Episode #203

The cancer industry, the latest on homeopathy, Big Pharma cash-cows, and role models.  Plus Spider-Man, official graphs, Time Lords, and cracking gravel.  Non-authoritative content from Skeptics with a K.

You can take part in the consultation on NHS homeopathy prescriptions here: https://www.engage.england.nhs.uk/consultation/items-routinely-prescribed/consultation/intro/ 

Please do! And tell other people to, too!

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Be Reasonable: Episode #044 – Kevin Randle

Joining Marsh this episode is author, military veteran and UFO researcher, Kevin Randle.

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Skeptics with a K: Episode #202

Undermining science, rehabilitating sex offenders, and the weird power of the placebo effect. Plus floating floors, questioning archaeology, movie spoilers, and special guest Emma.

If you need to skip our conversation on sex offenders, it finishes at 41:02.

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Skeptics with a K: Episode #201

Controlled demolitions, smart stickers, typical fires, and telomeres. Plus unicorn skin, wearable bollocks, fake gnus, and our local exclamations. In perfect frequency, it’s Skeptics with a K.

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Be Reasonable: Episode #043 – Psychic Claimant

This month, Marsh speaks to someone who contacted the Merseyside Skeptics because they believe they have psychic powers, and wanted to discuss how to be tested and verified.

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