Skeptics in the Tub

Did you ever come across “Skeptics in the Pub”? No!! … Oh then you better go check it out. Click here to find one near you. Skeptics in the Pub is a place for skeptics to meet and converse (usually) once every month. The event was founded in London, UK by Dr Scott Campbell in … Read more

TAM-8 Reviews Galore

[Note: This is a Reposting of a JREF post …, you can find the original by clicking here] The ‘net has been abuzz with reviews and comments about The Amaz!ng Meeting 8. Here’s a round up of some interesting ones we’ve run across. This is by no means an exaustive list, but there’s something of … Read more

Bad Universe

The secret is out. The skeptic astronomer, Phil Plate, had a super secret project that is now in the public domain. He has been working on a fabulous new Discovery channel series, here is a preview. It feels a bit like “Death from the skies” meets “Mythbusters”, lots of practical real science that de-bunks the … Read more

Strike

Wow … PZ of Pharyngula over at Science Blogs has gone on strike. There appears to be a lot of discontent with the way the Seed media is running the show. Many Bloggers have left … PZ now on strike … I wonder what comes next? Pharyngula Evolution, development, and random biological ejaculations from a … Read more

Skeptic Heroes

At TAM-8 (The Amazing Meeting) in Las Vegas during July 2010, there was a truly amazing opportunity to meet some skeptic heroes. Going from Left to right you can see D.J. Grothe, Ken Frazier, Ray Hyman, James Randi and Paul Kurtz. There were of course many other fabulous folks there who also fall well inside … Read more