Wednesday, March 9, 2016 - 17:16

In which we talk about the zirka virus, Craig gloats about meeting Penn and Teller, and Siouxsie gets away with anal sex on the radio...

News:
Pastafarians join Druids, Wiccans as official wedding celebrants:
http://www.abc.net.au/news/2016-03-01/weddings-legalised-for-church-of-t...

The PLOS ONE paper that mentions the Creator:
http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0146193 http://freethoughtblogs.com/pharyngula/2016/03/02/the-human-hand-is-good...

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Wednesday, January 13, 2016 - 15:52

In which we train our brains to be better at brain training, everyone's mean to Nathan for no reason, and we spend 5 minutes talking about what our palms look like.

(For bonus points - play Guess the Palm with the profile picture)

News:
Brain “training” company Lumosity slapped with $2 million fine for misleading customers
http://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/popular-brain-game-maker-lumino...

Charlie Sheen joining forces with Dr Oz to chase HIV cure

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Saturday, December 26, 2015 - 13:50

Our first inbetweenisode, and our first collaboration: Craig and Siouxsie join Skepticism Today at the 2015 NZ Skeptics Conference.

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Thursday, November 19, 2015 - 12:31

In which Siouxsie finds something else that gives you cancer that doesn't actually give you cancer, Nathan looks at asteroid mining, and Craig finds a ghost in a girls' school...

News:
Specialised shampoo does not slow colour fade:
http://m.nzherald.co.nz/fashion-beauty/news/article.cfm?c_id=42&objectid...

Cooking oils & cancer:
http://www.stuff.co.nz/life-style/well-good/teach-me/67898649/which-cook...

New Law asteroid mining:

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Wednesday, October 28, 2015 - 15:42

In which we learn about the bubonic plague, discover alien civilisations, and examine fake butts.

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NZ Skeptics Conference 2015
http://conference.skeptics.nz/register
Christchurch November 20th - 22nd

News:

Scientists discover cheese is an addictive as drugs
http://www.nydailynews.com/news/world/scientists-discover-cheese-addicti...
http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0117959
http://mic.com/articles/112656/if-you-re-basically-addicted-to-cheese-th...

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Thursday, September 10, 2015 - 18:37

In which we talk about wormholes, machine learning and memristers, and Harry Potter vibrating broomsticks.

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https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Tripods

https://web.archive.org/web/20020905195501/http://www.bushcountry.org/ne...

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NZ Skeptics Conference 2015:
http://conference.skeptics.nz/register
Christchurch November 20th - 22nd
Skeptic and logic course: https://www.futurelearn.com/courses/logical-and-critical-thinking

News:

AHaH computing - machine learning and memristers

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Thursday, August 13, 2015 - 20:34

In which Nathan fails to notice a correlation between insulting his listeners and a lack of feedback, Craig makes obscure 80's music references and Siouxsie introduces us to a dubious device for men.

Blindfold Driving:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_ScH1ALEn2E

Celebrity sunscreen fail:
http://www.palmbeachpost.com/news/news/national/jessica-albas-sunscreen-...

7-year-old ordered to sit alone at lunch for telling classmates he didn’t believe in god:

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Tuesday, July 28, 2015 - 14:56

In which we discuss talking snakes, baby robots, SETI getting funded (and criticised), and death matches featuring laser-wielding cells.

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Oprah in Auckland

News:

Scientists arm cells with mini lasers:
http://news.sciencemag.org/biology/2015/07/scientists-arm-cells-tiny-las...

The end of Moore’s Law:

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Saturday, July 4, 2015 - 21:14

In which Craig asks "Will it float?" (and tries to float), Siouxsie talks about color-changing condoms, and Nathan misses an obvious joke. Also, our roving reporter Graeme Hill interviews Matt Dillahunty and AronRa.

(It's a bit longer than normal because we had a lot of interview to fit in...)

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Skeptical activism
Peter Boghossian http://reason.org.nz/index.php/news/96-peter-boghossian-coming-to-auckland

News:

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Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 20:08

In which we alienate our listeners by misreading their feedback and calling them whores. We also talk about some news and we have an interview with the fabulous comedian Tom Binns

Update: uni giving money back http://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2015/may/08/climate-contrarian...

News:

Evangelical Christian family in child molestation cover up shock
http://www.rawstory.com/2015/05/boys-are-curious-meet-the-duggar-defende...

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