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 #710 - Feb 16 2019

Forgotten Superheroes of Science: Alice Lee; News Items: Caring About Robots, Concrete Battery, Insect Collapse, Asteroid Mining; Who's That Noisy; Science or Fiction


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Posted on 13 February 2019 | 4:00 pm


The Skeptics Guide #709 - Feb 9 2019

News Items: Who Was Robin Hood, Medical Errors, Magnetic North Pole, Celery Juice, CRISPR Update; Who's That Noisy; Name That Logical Fallacy; Science or Fiction


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Posted on 9 February 2019 | 4:00 pm


The Skeptics Guide #708 - Feb 2 2019

What's the Word: Prosody; News Items: Cure for Cancer?; Liquid Fuel from Sunlight; Metallic Wood; Oldest Rock; Who's That Noisy; Name That Logical Fallacy; Science or Fiction


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Posted on 2 February 2019 | 4:00 pm


The Skeptics Guide #707 - Jan 26 2019

Whaddya Know: Periodic Table; News Items: Measles Hotspot, New Atom Smasher, Mapping the Brain, Animals in Winter; Who's That Noisy; Dumbest Thing of the Week; Science or Fiction


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Posted on 26 January 2019 | 4:00 pm


The Skeptics Guide #706 - Jan 19 2019

News Items: Microbes on Mars, Memory Works Backwards, Elephants without Tusks, Dunning Kruger and GMOs, Room Temperature Superconductivity; Who's That Noisy; Name That Logical Fallacy; Your Questions and E-mails: Climate Change Around the World, Dangers of AI; Science or Fiction


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Posted on 19 January 2019 | 4:00 pm


The Skeptics Guide #705 - Jan 12 2019

Forgotten Superheroes of Science: Nancy Grace Roman; News Items: Face Scanning for Disease, Cancer Stats and Crowdfunding Quackery, Cleaning Up Ocean Trash, Butterfly Decline, When Galaxies Collide; Who's That Noisy; Your Questions and E-mails: Alpha Go Correction, CIA Follow Up; Science or Fiction


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Posted on 12 January 2019 | 4:00 pm


The Skeptics Guide #704 - Jan 5 2019

Predictions for 2018 and 2019; News Items: Ultima Thule, Magic and Pseudoscience, AI Breakthrough; Science or Fiction


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Posted on 5 January 2019 | 4:00 pm


The Skeptics Guide #703 - Dec 29 2018

2018 Year End Review; Best and Worst of 2018; SGUs Visit to the CIA; Science News of the Year; Skeptical Hero and Jackass of the year; In Memoriam; Science or Fiction


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Posted on 29 December 2018 | 4:00 pm


The Skeptics Guide #702 - Dec 22 2018

Live from London; SGU Guide to Americanisms; Which Movies Need Sequels; Air Dryers vs Paper Towels; Classic Pseudoscience: ESP, Piltdown Man, Loch Ness Monster, UFOs; Science or Fiction


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Posted on 22 December 2018 | 4:00 pm