The Skeptics' Guide to the Universe

by Dr. Steven Novella

The Skeptics' Guide to the Universe is a weekly science podcast discussing the latest science news, critical thinking, bad science, conspiracies and controversies. -The Skeptics' Guide to the Universe: Your escape to reality - Produced by SGU Productions, LLC: http://www.theskepticsguide.org

  

Latest Episodes

The Skeptics Guide #696 - Nov 10 2018

What's The Word: Agglutination; News Items: Oumuamua Update, Glasses for Color Blindness, Anti-Gravity, NASA Retires Kepler, New Controversial Opioid; Who's That Noisy; Your Questions and E-mails; Science or Fiction


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Posted on 10 November 2018 | 4:00 pm


The Skeptics Guide #695 - Nov 3 2018

Live from Cambridge; Complete the Science Headline; News Items: Reliability vs Validity, Soyuz Failed Launch, Hot Jupiters, Bottom Baryons, UFO Government Waste, What Is Psychopathy; Science or Fiction


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Posted on 3 November 2018 | 4:00 pm


The Skeptics Guide #694 - Oct 27 2018

Live from QED 2018; Special Guest: Michael Marshall; Name That Pseudoscience; News Items: GMO-Free Himalayan Salt, Drugs in your Supplements, Fast Radio Burst Update, How Many Faces Do You Know, The Surface of Europa, Black Holes and Dark Matter, Latest IPCC Report; Science or Fiction


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Posted on 27 October 2018 | 4:00 pm


The Skeptics Guide #693 - Oct 20 2018

SGU Debate Club: GM Humans, Is College for Everyone, Book vs Movie; Q&A


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Posted on 20 October 2018 | 4:00 pm


The Skeptics Guide #692 - Oct 13 2018

What's the Word: Epistocracy; News Items: Ultrafaint Dwarf Galaxies, Monkeys and Wolves, WHO and TCM, Iron Age Sword, HPV Vaccine Update; Most Desirable Artifact; Science or Fiction


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Posted on 13 October 2018 | 4:00 pm


The Skeptics Guide #691 - Oct 6 2018

Forgotten Superhero of Science: Eunice Newton Foote; News Items: Nobel Prizes in Medicine, Physics, and Chemistry, Survey on New Age Beliefs; Who's That Noisy; Your Questions and E-mails: Traumatic Memory; Science or Fiction


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Posted on 6 October 2018 | 4:00 pm


The Skeptics Guide #690 - Sep 29 2018

What's the Word: Pathognomonic; News Items: Oldest Animal, Mosquito Apocalypse, Asteroid Pics, Croydon Cat Killer, Octopuses on Ecstasy; Who's That Noisy; Your Questions and E-mails: Flu Season, That's Crazy; Science or Fiction


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Posted on 29 September 2018 | 4:00 pm


The Skeptics Guide #689 - Sep 22 2019

What's the Word: Basionym; News Items: Space X Flying to the Moon, Proxima b Weather, Wasps Are Important Too, Star vs Planet, Personality Types; Who's That Noisy; Science or Fiction


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Posted on 22 September 2018 | 4:00 pm


The Skeptics Guide #688 - Sep 15 2018

What's the Word: Trophic; News Items: Bogus Personality Tests, Pluto Revisited, Light Sails, Growing Brains; Who's That Noisy; Science or Fiction


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Posted on 15 September 2018 | 4:00 pm