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Unofficial podcast for Skeptics Stack Exchange (skeptics.stackexchange.com). Hosted by Marco Cecconi (Sklivvz) and Steve Lundquist (Larian LeQuella).

Unofficial podcast for Skeptics Stack Exchange (skeptics.stackexchange.com). Hosted by Marco Cecconi (Sklivvz) and Steve Lundquist (Larian LeQuella).

Location:

United States

Description:

Unofficial podcast for Skeptics Stack Exchange (skeptics.stackexchange.com). Hosted by Marco Cecconi (Sklivvz) and Steve Lundquist (Larian LeQuella).

Language:

English


Episodes

Episode 8 - Physics

5/23/2017
"# Questions * http://skeptics.stackexchange.com/questions/3371/does-hot-water-freeze-faster-than-cold-water * http://skeptics.stackexchange.com/questions/3060/do-cats-always-land-on-their-feet * http://skeptics.stackexchange.com/questions/7801/do-atoms-exist * http://skeptics.stackexchange.com/questions/1118/are-personal-electronics-a-risk-to-commercial-aviation # Hot Questions *...

Duration:00:41:20

Episode 7 - Nutrition

4/27/2017
Podcast of Skeptics Stack Exchange (http://skeptics.stackexchange.com). Hosted by Marco Cecconi (Sklivvz) and Steve Lundquist (Larian LeQuella). In this episode: Is a vegetarian (vegan) diet more healthy? Is drinking water during a meal bad for you? Does having late or heavy dinner make you fat? Is food cooked in a microwave oven harmful for the health? Do 26% of Americans believe the sun revolves around the Earth? Did 96% of Hillary Clinton's 2015 charitable donations go to the Clinton...

Duration:01:15:50

Episode 6 - Quotes

10/15/2016
Podcast of Skeptics Stack Exchange (http://skeptics.stackexchange.com). Hosted by Marco Cecconi (Sklivvz) and Steve Lundquist (Larian LeQuella). In this episode: Generally quote questions are hard at Skeptics. They are too often unsourced, and it is a case of trying to assert a negative position. That said, we get a lot of of these types of questions, so it is only fair that we cover this topic. * Canonical Question: - Did Bill Gates say that vaccines and health care could reduce the...

Duration:01:29:30

Episode 5 - the Military

8/13/2016
Podcast of Skeptics Stack Exchange (http://skeptics.stackexchange.com). Hosted by Marco Cecconi (Sklivvz) and Steve Lundquist (Larian LeQuella). In this episode: Throughout the world, we are inundated with images and stories about militaries, their exploits and capabilities, but are these claims really true. This presents a special challenge for skeptics because a lot of military information is classified, and in many cases military organizations intentionally deceive. Although some...

Duration:01:28:53

Episode 3 - Climate Change

6/17/2016
Podcast of Skeptics Stack Exchange (http://skeptics.stackexchange.com). Hosted by Marco Cecconi (Sklivvz) and Steve Lundquist (Larian LeQuella). In this episode: We have a lot of questions on the site about Climate Change, but we are missing some canonical content. This is an opportunity for the community to look at some old one and make them better Credits Questions and Answer courtesy of Skeptics Stack Exchange Music courtesy of Symphony of Science by MelodySheep used under CC license

Duration:01:04:42

Episode 2 - The moon

5/20/2016
Podcast of Skeptics Stack Exchange (http://skeptics.stackexchange.com). Hosted by Marco Cecconi (Sklivvz) and Steve Lundquist (Larian LeQuella). In this episode: * The moon and its myths and legends * Hot questions * Top users Sountrack by melodysheep (Symphony of Science), used under CC license. Questions and answer by Skeptics Stack Exchange and its authors, used under CC Wiki license.

Duration:00:47:45

Episode 1 - Vaccination

4/29/2016
The first episode of the Skeptics Stack Exchange podcast (http://skeptics.stackexchange.com). Hosted by Marco Cecconi (Sklivvz) and Steve Lundquist (Larian LeQuella). In this episode: * Vaccination and anti-vaccination * Hot questions * Top users Sountrack by melodysheep (Symphony of Science), used under CC license. Questions and answer by Skeptics Stack Exchange and its authors, used under CC Wiki license.

Duration:01:05:07