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Skeptics with a K is the podcast for science, reason and critical thinking from the Merseyside Skeptics Society.

Skeptics with a K is the podcast for science, reason and critical thinking from the Merseyside Skeptics Society.
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Skeptics with a K is the podcast for science, reason and critical thinking from the Merseyside Skeptics Society.

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English


Episodes

Skeptics with a K: Episode #245

3/7/2019
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Border control, neck pain, sick days, and Barmy Brussels Bureaucrats. Plus Happy Days, more escape rooms, secret backs, and birthday parties. Trading as a single economic bloc, it’s Skeptics with a K. Get your tickets for MSSX, our tenth anniversary event, at mssx.co.uk With thanks to the ever-mysterious Dr*T

Duration:01:23:17

Skeptics with a K: Episode #244

2/20/2019
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Micro-needling, collagen, gaming YouTube, and the Flat Earth. Plus Eddie Brock, boiling steaks, machine learning, and canine ASMR. Shortening our telomeres, it’s Skeptics with a K.

Duration:00:55:28

Skeptics with a K: Episode #243

2/7/2019
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Small hotels, electromagnetism, copper capsules, and wet hair. Plus love languages, tasty bananas, stairs, and sexy fishy fishy sexy fish sex. It’s a very late night, with Skeptics with a K.

Duration:01:02:22

Skeptics with a K: Episode #242

1/24/2019
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Stronger cells, prostaglandins, the combined pill, and Pope Pius XI. Plus evening primrose oil, Stan & Ollie, vanilla pudding, and handsome John Rock. Taking a seven day break, it’s Skeptics with a K. Get the latest information on our tenth anniversary event, MSSX, at mssx.co.uk. Tickets are available from February 1st.

Duration:01:21:54

Skeptics with a K: Episode #241

1/10/2019
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Quitting cheese, Qikipedia, hormonal stew, and contract research. Plus COMT, broken cafetières, air beds, and oscilloscopes. Happy New Year from Skeptics with a K. Find out more information about MSSX at mssx.co.uk, tickets are available from February 1st.

Duration:01:11:57

Skeptics with a K: Episode #240

12/27/2018
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Richard Attenborough, charitable status, stagnant energy, and Christmas presents. Plus personal anecdotes, burying the lede, bottle caps, and foie gras. Driving in a flat earth taxi, it’s Skeptics with a K.

Duration:01:01:25

Skeptics with a K: Episode #239

12/13/2018
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Secret Santa, Yorkshire Pudding, the Elf on a Shelf, and hibernating in a cave. Plus ruining Christmas, Aldi’s carrot, musical road trips, and vibrating alarm clocks. It’s a Bad PR Christmas run-down from Skeptics with a K!

Duration:01:06:30

Skeptics with a K: Episode #238

11/29/2018
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Tearing apples, parole hearings, social media, and judicial reviews. Plus brightening lamps, magic soap, laddered tights, and conspiracy theories. With a big announcement, it’s Skeptics with a K. If you need to skip through Emma’s discussion about sex offenders, it runs from 0:45:00 to 1:08:10.

Duration:01:11:14

Skeptics with a K: Episode #237

11/15/2018
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Doctor Who, socialised empathy, an overstuffed walrus, and extreme male brains. Plus indulgent milkshakes, Body Worlds, six hundred thousand babies, and the Living Dead at Manchester Morgue. Excited by cars, it’s Skeptics with a K.

Duration:01:25:07

Skeptics with a K: Episode #236

11/1/2018
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Fur envy oil, the Goop medical bag, Vitamin A, and what happened in Australia. Plus Kangaroos, Finnish coasters, and perfume flavoured sweets. Avoiding polar bear liver, it’s Skeptics with a K.

Duration:01:25:59

Skeptics with a K: Episode #235

10/18/2018
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Back pain, blue pills, brain structures, and Blackpool. Plus diving helmets, p-hacking, oversold results, and Doctor Who’s aspect ratio. Speaking via satellite, it’s Skeptics with a K.

Duration:01:30:54

Skeptics with a K: Episode #234

10/4/2018
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Depressed vaginas, space cars, vestibules, and forest ghosts. Plus pickled beetroot, sex therapists, Investment Banking, and vulvodynia. Photographed from the waist down, it’s Skeptics with a K.

Duration:01:16:27

Skeptics with a K: Episode #233

9/20/2018
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In this special episode of Skeptics with a K, Marsh and Alice talk about Good Thinking Society’s in-depth new research into crowd-funded cancer treatments, recently published in the British Medical Journal. And Mike talks about going to the cat cafe.

Duration:01:10:48

Skeptics with a K: Episode #232

9/6/2018
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Zapping cancer, 3000 gallstones, CAR T-cell therapy, and Get Carter. Plus parasites, immunotherapy, the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence, and the resonant frequency of dead flukes. Showing some promise, it’s Skeptics with a K. If you want to volunteer to help at QED, visit qedcon.org/volunteers. To give your nomination for the Skeptic Magazine […]

Duration:01:12:01

Skeptics with a K: Episode #231

8/23/2018
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Plastic-free July, red aspirin, homeopathy funding, and varicose veins. Plus Joe Pesci, hypnotic medicine, killing turtles, and tea bag stitching. Burying the lede, it’s Skeptics with a K.

Duration:01:18:42

Skeptics with a K: Episode #230

8/9/2018
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Celebrity Big Brother, psychic venues, and the benefits of Green Tea. Plus potato superpowers, police boxes, injured feet, and orthogonal air. Making classic tea from a shrub, it’s Skeptics with a K.

Duration:01:07:03

Skeptics with a K: Episode #229

7/26/2018
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New York City, hunting unicorns, tangible goals, and what happened at NECSS. Plus attentive moths, relationship ladders, the Impossible Burger, and consensual non-monogamy. With love springing forth endlessly from our hearts, it’s Skeptics with a K.

Duration:01:24:28

Skeptics with a K: Episode #228

7/12/2018
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Walking on the beach, grounding rods, hot ankles, and the Monkey. Plus electric blankets, cheap shirts, screen recordings, and plane wi-fi. Covertly listening through your phone, it’s Skeptics with a K. There are fewer than fifty tickets for the final QED of this decade remaining! Get yours now at qedcon.org.

Duration:01:33:18

Skeptics with a K: Episode #227

6/28/2018
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High blood pressure, cannabinoids, days of the week, and high blood pressure. Plus complicated questions, sea lions, high blood pressure, and high blood pressure. More research needed, from Skeptics with a K. To get your tickets for the last QED of this decade, head over to qedcon.org.

Duration:01:13:29

Skeptics with a K: Episode #226

6/14/2018
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Aircraft with attitude, homeopathy prescriptions, twenty minutes walk, and flat planes. Plus Alice’s new job, arguable grounds, Mike’s Sega Mega Drive, and the Mighty Cheese. Listen to Marsh singing video game music in Skeptics with a K. Get your tickets for QED now, as they’re running out fast: qedcon.org!

Duration:01:18:53