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Challenging nonsense at the intersection of science communication and consumer protection. Evidence-based reasoning with a compassionate approach.

Featured Events

Merseyside Skeptics Society @ Liverpool Pride 2024
Merseyside Skeptics Society @ Liverpool Pride 2024
Courtyard, St George's Hall
Merseyside Skeptics Society August Talk
Merseyside Skeptics Society August Talk
The Casa, 29 Hope Street

Latest Podcasts

Episode #384

Skeptics with a K Marsh talks about the winners and losers for skepticism from the UK general election, and Alice looks at the popular Zoe app and the evidence for real-time glucose monitoring. Meanwhile, Mike has a stressful time in Lanzarote.

Episode #054 - Live from QED 2023

InKredulous Episode 54 of our satirical, skeptical comedy podcast recorded live at QED 2023. Appearing alongside host Andy Wilson are Jordan Holmes, Cara Santa Maria, and Michael Marshall.

Episode #083 - Nyjon Eccles

Be Reasonable Marsh is joined by functional medicine doctor Nyjon Eccles to talk about the controversial thermographic cancer screening scans, and why he feels cancer patients would benefit from a functional medicine approach of nutritional support.

The Skeptic

The Satanic Panic and the McMartin pre-school trial
By Sean Slater,

In 1983, lurid and extreme tales of abuse emerged from a pre-school in California; the allegations were false, as was the rest of the Satanic Panic

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