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Explore controversial science with leading researchers and their critics... the leading source for intelligent skeptic-versus-believer debate...

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Episodes

Dr. Robert Davis, What Peak Experiences Reveal About Consciousness |419|

7/16/2019
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Dr. Robert Davis’ research into peak experiences reveals multiple paths to extended consciousness realms. photo by: Skeptiko Alex Tsakiris: Today we welcome Dr Robert Davis to Skeptiko. Bob is an internationally recognized expert in the field of sensory neuroscience. I was just browsing his curriculum vitae before we talked here and way beyond my comprehension, but I have to take it for what it’s worth. […] The post Dr. Robert Davis, What Peak Experiences Reveal About Consciousness |419|...

Duration:00:53:36

Joshua Cutchin, From Bigfoot to Extended Consciousness |418|

7/9/2019
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Joshua Cutchin’s massive collection of Bigfoot cases points to an extended consciousness phenomenon. photo by: Skeptiko Alex Tsakiris: Today we welcome the fantastic Joshua Cutchin to Skeptiko. Josh is a really remarkable researcher and author known for his insanely well-researched books, I’ve thrown a few of them up there on the screen, and on his just vast knowledge of all aspects of the paranormal. […] The post Joshua Cutchin, From Bigfoot to Extended Consciousness |418| appeared first...

Duration:00:44:41

Dr. Diana Walsh Pasulka, American Cosmic’s Breakaway Civilization |417|

7/2/2019
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Dr. Diana Walsh Pasulka’s stellar academic background didn’t prepare her for Silicon Valley’s billionaires and their breakaway civilization. photo by: Skeptiko Alex Tsakiris: Today we welcome. Dr. Diana Walsh Pasulka to Skeptiko. In 2012 today’s guest was at a high point in her career, a well-respected Professor of Religious Studies at the University of North […] The post Dr. Diana Walsh Pasulka, American Cosmic’s Breakaway Civilization |417| appeared first on Skeptiko - Science at the...

Duration:01:04:46

Alexis Brooks, The Intersection of Consciousness and UFO Journalism |416|

6/25/2019
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Alexis Brooks interviews on extended consciousness and UFOs, and goes where mainstream media can’t. photo by: Skeptiko The post Alexis Brooks, The Intersection of Consciousness and UFO Journalism |416| appeared first on Skeptiko - Science at the Tipping Point.

Duration:01:22:09

Mark Vernon, Christianity and the Evolution of Consciousness |415|

6/18/2019
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Author, scholar and psychotherapist Mark Vernon traces the evolution of consciousness. photo by: Skeptiko Alex Tsakiris: Today, I’m delighted to welcome Mark Vernon back to Skeptiko. He’s got a new book coming out in a couple months, A Secret History of Christianity and he was nice enough to send me a review copy of the […] The post Mark Vernon, Christianity and the Evolution of Consciousness |415| appeared first on Skeptiko - Science at the Tipping Point.

Duration:01:31:31

Alex Tsakiris, Four Questions About the Future of Skeptiko |414|

6/11/2019
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Alex poses four questions about our relationship to extended consciousness realms and discusses the future of Skeptiko. photo by: Skeptiko What’s this war in the heart of nature? That’s the extraordinary Jim Caviezel. Why does nature vie with itself? The land contend with the sea? From the extraordinary movie, The Thin Red Line. Is there […] The post Alex Tsakiris, Four Questions About the Future of Skeptiko |414| appeared first on Skeptiko - Science at the Tipping Point.

Duration:00:22:18

David Sunfellow, Can the Scientific Study of NDEs Reveal the Purpose of Life? |413|

6/4/2019
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David Sunfellow’s decades of study on near death experiences has led him to some clear-cut conclusions about the purpose of life. photo by: Skeptiko Satan: Fallen one, I am Satan, I am your god now. There is no escape. That of course is Kenny from South Park on his trip through hell. Satan: Feel the […] The post David Sunfellow, Can the Scientific Study of NDEs Reveal the Purpose of Life? |413| appeared first on Skeptiko - Science at the Tipping Point.

Duration:01:57:25

Rey Hernandez, Scientific Study of ET Contact and the Paranormal |412|

5/28/2019
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Rey Hernandez’s contact with non-human intelligence has led to the most comprehensive scientific study of extended consciousness experiences and the paranormal. photo by: Skeptiko [clip from Project Blue Book] Crazy about that saucer, eh? The whole town’s on edge about it. Everyone that comes in here, that’s all they want to talk about. Well, you can […] The post Rey Hernandez, Scientific Study of ET Contact and the Paranormal |412| appeared first on Skeptiko - Science at the Tipping...

Duration:01:48:36

Dr. Brian Hayden, Anthropology of Power and Evil |411|

5/21/2019
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Anthropologist Dr. Brian Hayden traces the long history of using supernatural claims to grab power. photo by: Skeptiko Ladies and gentlemen of the jury, you have been witness to the unspeakable horrors of the defendant’s heinous crimes. That’s a clip from the new Netflix movie about Ted Bundy. For years I’ve carried this guilt […] The post Dr. Brian Hayden, Anthropology of Power and Evil |411| appeared first on Skeptiko - Science at the Tipping Point.

Duration:01:10:45

Sarah Westall, Trafficking/Blackmail Cycle of Evil |410|

5/14/2019
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Investigative reporter Sarah Westall dives deep into the the insidious cycle of human trafficking, prostitution and human compromise. photo by: Skeptiko (clip from the Sopranos) Forget it, this game is not for you. No, it’s just, you know, I was thinking it would be a kick. Davey, you’re a nice guy, I like you, okay? […] The post Sarah Westall, Trafficking/Blackmail Cycle of Evil |410| appeared first on Skeptiko - Science at the Tipping Point.

Duration:01:13:43

Dr. Philip Goff, Will Academia Get Beyond Materialism? |409|

5/7/2019
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Dr. Philip Goff is a philosophy professor who dares to challenge biological-robot-meaningless-universe party line. photo by: Skeptiko (clip from Dr. Strange) I spent my last dollar getting here you’re talking to me about healing through belief… You’re a man looking at the world through a keyhole and you spent your whole life trying to widen […] The post Dr. Philip Goff, Will Academia Get Beyond Materialism? |409| appeared first on Skeptiko - Science at the Tipping Point.

Duration:01:11:11

Alex Tsakiris and Tom Jump Debate Near Death Experience Science |408|

4/23/2019
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Self-described materialist-atheist, Tom Jump debates near-death experience science. photo by: Skeptiko stop humming that song that’s Will Ferrell and Mark Wahlberg from the movie, The Other Guys could you not smile like that… now you’re asking me to mask my emotions because of how it makes you feel and that I will not… stop […] The post Alex Tsakiris and Tom Jump Debate Near Death Experience Science |408| appeared first on Skeptiko - Science at the Tipping Point.

Duration:01:07:42

Robert Forte, The Softer Side of CIA Psychedelic Mind Control |407|

4/9/2019
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Robert Forte has lived at the center of the psychedelics/entheogens/mind control revolution. photo by: Skeptiko Do you know where you are, right now? I’m in a drug trial. What do you think is wrong with you? I’m sick. That I don’t matter. That’s Emma Stone and Jonah Hill participating in a futuristic drug experiment in […] The post Robert Forte, The Softer Side of CIA Psychedelic Mind Control |407| appeared first on Skeptiko - Science at the Tipping Point.

Duration:01:36:03

Dr. Jeffery Martin, The Finders Course Works, Sorry Haters |406|

3/26/2019
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Dr. Jeffery Martin thinks he has cracked the code to well-being — an impressive list of researchers agree. photo by: Skeptiko Intro Meow. What a bitch, am I right? That’s James Franco from the movie The Interview. No, you’re not right. He’s not being a bitch. He’s completely right. He’s motherfucking peanut butter and jealous. […] The post Dr. Jeffery Martin, The Finders Course Works, Sorry Haters |406| appeared first on Skeptiko - Science at the Tipping Point.

Duration:02:13:54

Gordon White, Is Magic Outdated Tech? |405|

3/12/2019
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Gordon White of Rune Soup returns to talk Magic, ET and neo-liberal social engineering? photo by: Skeptiko I’m not much of a sci-fi fan. David (from the movie Prometheus): Am I interrupting, I thought you might be running low? But maybe I should be more of one. Charlie Holloway: Pour yourself a glass pal. David: […] The post Gordon White, Is Magic Outdated Tech? |405| appeared first on Skeptiko - Science at the Tipping Point.

Duration:02:31:18

Bryan & Anthony, Seventh Day Adventists… Kinda |404|

3/5/2019
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Bryan and Anthony from the Badventist podcast, can Christians access extended consciousness? photo by: Skeptiko Sometimes people say to me, “Pastor Jeff, how do you know there’s a God?” and I say, “It’s simple math. God either exists or he doesn’t.” So, let’s be cynical, worst-case scenario, there’s a 50/50 chance, and I like those […] The post Bryan & Anthony, Seventh Day Adventists… Kinda |404| appeared first on Skeptiko - Science at the Tipping Point.

Duration:01:00:08

Kevin Day, Navy UFO Contact After-Effects |403|

2/19/2019
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Kevin Day, was a TOPGUN Navy Air Controller when he was thrust into one of the biggest UFO events in history. photo by: Skeptiko Sunday, November 14th, 2004, morning. The Nimitz deck crews busy launching F/A-18F Super Hornets helicopters and E-2 Hawkeye electronic warfare planes. The mission – simulated air defense… That’s a clip from […] The post Kevin Day, Navy UFO Contact After-Effects |403| appeared first on Skeptiko - Science at the Tipping Point.

Duration:00:59:08

Dr. Chris White Optimistic About Science Spirituality Crossover |402|

2/12/2019
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Dr. Christopher White traces multidimensional science concepts through spiritual thinking. photo by: Skeptiko I keep having these vivid dreams like thinking weird things. What sorts of things? If you’re watching any popular TV shows or movies about the future of technology, like this clip from Netflix is Black Mirror, you know the future. Your fate […] The post Dr. Chris White Optimistic About Science Spirituality Crossover |402| appeared first on Skeptiko - Science at the Tipping Point.

Duration:00:57:28

Conner Habib, Progressives Disconnect From Spirituality |401|

2/5/2019
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Conner Habib is a sex workers’ rights advocate with a rigorously intellectual take on spirituality. photo by: Skeptiko Charlie Chaplin, The Great Emperor: “I’m sorry, but I don’t want to be an emperor. I don’t want to rule or conquer anyone. I should like to help everyone if possible. We all want to help one […] The post Conner Habib, Progressives Disconnect From Spirituality |401| appeared first on Skeptiko - Science at the Tipping Point.

Duration:01:36:26

Robert Schwartz, Are Past Life Regressions Scientific? |400|

1/29/2019
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Robert Schwartz is a hypnotherapist who believes patients can discover their pre-life plan. photo by: Skeptiko … scientists tell us that the giant tsunami wave that devastated Southeast Asia in 2004 wasn’t as big as we usually imagine. It’s not that they got hit by a 20-foot-tall wave, as depicted here in the 2012 movie, […] The post Robert Schwartz, Are Past Life Regressions Scientific? |400| appeared first on Skeptiko - Science at the Tipping Point.

Duration:00:57:15