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 #671 - May 19 2018

What's the Word: Cansanguineous; News Items: Yanny or Laurel, Google Duplex, Falcon-9 Launches, Coffee a Carcinogen, Alien Octopuses; Science or Fiction


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Posted on 19 May 2018 | 4:00 pm


The Skeptics Guide #670 - May 12 2018

Interview with Adam Becker; What's the Word: Epiphyte; News Items: Knowledge of Evolution, Hawaii Volcanic Activity, Spider Silk and Steel, Toxic Moon Dust; Who's That Noisy; Science or Fiction


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Posted on 12 May 2018 | 4:00 pm


The Skeptics Guide #669 - May 5 2018

Interview with Ethan Winer; What's the Word: Fallacy; News Items: Flipping Magnetic Fields, Self-Assembling Space Telescope, JFK Headshot, Growing Brains; Who's That Noisy; Your Questions and E-mails: Annealing vs Tempering; Science or Fiction


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Posted on 5 May 2018 | 4:00 pm


The Skeptics Guide #668 - Apr 28 2018

Interview with Tobias Fuchslin; What's the Word: Annealing; News Items: Echochambers, Organic Solar Cells, Self-Cleaning Coating; Who's That Noisy; Science or Fiction


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Posted on 28 April 2018 | 4:00 pm


The Skeptics Guide #667 - Apr 21 2018

News Items: Communicating without Speaking, Nutrition Pseudoscience, Rare Earths, Eating Plastic; Who's That Noisy; Your Questions and E-mails: Acidic Food; Science or Fiction


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Posted on 21 April 2018 | 4:00 pm


The Skeptics Guide #666 - Apr 14 2018

What's the Word: Demon; News Items: 666, Buzz Aldrin and Aliens, AI Good and Evil, The Business of Exorcism, The Power of Satan; Who's That Noisy; Your Questions and E-mails: Acidic vs Alkiline diet; Science or Fiction


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Posted on 14 April 2018 | 4:00 pm


The Skeptics Guide #665 - Apr 7 2018

Interview with Mark Lynas; What's the Word: Atavism,; News Items: Cell Phones and Cancer, Robot Bees on Mars, Largest Dinosaurs; Who's That Noisy; Your Questions and E-mails: Math, Interstitium Pseudoscience; Science or Fiction


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Posted on 7 April 2018 | 4:00 pm


The Skeptics Guide #664 - Mar 31 2018

Forgotten Superheroes of Science: Emily Rosa; News Items: Vitamin C Myth, Atacama Mummy, Death by Apitherapy, New Views of Jupiter; Who's That Noisy; Science or Fiction


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Posted on 31 March 2018 | 4:00 pm


The Skeptics Guide #663 - Mar 24 2018

What's the Word: Vagility; News Items: NASA's Hammer, ESP on CBS, Free Speech; Who's That Noisy; Your Questions and E-mails: Meat Consumption; Science or Fiction


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Posted on 24 March 2018 | 4:00 pm