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 #653 - Jan 13 2018

What's the Word: Eutrophication; News Items: Astronaut John Young Dies, Raw Water, Space X Loses Satellite, Human WiFi, Cancer Deaths Declining; Who's That Noisy; Science or Fiction


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Posted on 13 January 2018 | 4:00 pm


The Skeptics Guide #652 - Jan 6 2018

What's the Word: Hormesis; Predictions 2017; News Items: Protein Folding Breakthrough, Nitrate-Free Bacon, Donkey Hide Snakeoil, Science or Fiction


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Posted on 6 January 2018 | 4:00 pm


The Skeptics Guide #651 - Dec 30 2017

Year end review; Science 2017; Best and Worst of 2017; In Memoriam; Science or Fiction


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Posted on 29 December 2017 | 4:00 pm


The Skeptics Guide #650 - Dec 23 2017

What's the Word: Accretion; News Items:FDA Regulates Homeopathy, Pentagon UFO Videos, How the Flu Kills, CDC Word Hubbub; Who's That Noisy; Interview with Joe Nickel; Science or Fiction


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Posted on 23 December 2017 | 4:00 pm


The Skeptics Guide #649 - Dec 16 2017

Forgotten Superheroes of Science: Kathleen Drew-Baker; News Items: Space Policy Directive 1, Group Perception, Ticks Dinosaurs and Amber, Antarctic Extremophiles, Water Cloak; Who's That Noisy; Your Questions and E-mails: Earthing; Science or Fiction


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Posted on 16 December 2017 | 4:00 pm


The Skeptics Guide #648 - Dec 9 2017

What's the Word: Digitigrade; News Items: Nearly Complete Hominid Skeleton, Before the Big Bang, The Causes of Science Denial, This is Your Head in a Particle Accelerator; Who's That Noisy; Your Questions and E-mails: Chunking, Follow Up on Net Neutrality; Science or Fiction


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Posted on 9 December 2017 | 4:00 pm


The Skeptics Guide #647 - Dec 2 2017

Interview with Britte Hermes; Forgotten Superheroes of Science: Hisako Koyama; News Items: Speciation Event Observed, UK Water Companies Use Dowsing, NET Neutrality, Interstellar Visitor; Who's That Noisy; Science or Fiction


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Posted on 2 December 2017 | 4:00 pm


The Skeptics Guide #646 - Nov 25 2017

CSICon Special Recording, with Special Guest: George Hrab; Skeptical Ghost Stories; You Don't Know Me Bro; Science or Fiction


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Posted on 25 November 2017 | 4:00 pm


The Skeptics Guide #645 - Nov 18 2017

Forgotten Superheroes of Science: Mary Swartz Rose; News Items: Scientists' Warning, Smart Pills, Fact Checking on Facebook, Fast Electron Emissions; Who's That Noisy; Your Questions and E-mails: German; Science or Fiction


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Posted on 18 November 2017 | 4:00 pm