The Reality Check
Canada's weekly podcast that explores a wide range of controversies and curiosities using science and critical thinking.
TRC #69: Santa Claus Origins + Festivus Origins + Snowflake Sameness Jon examines Santa's true origins, Adam covers the true and shocking origins of Festivus, and Darren settles the debate about whether or not two snow flakes are alike.
Direct download: The_Reality_Check_Ep_69_-_2009-12-10.mp3
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TRC #68: Climategate + How To Be An Expert + Hand Sanitizers Darren address the 'climategate' scandal and debunks more AGW myths, Elan discusses what it takes to be an expert, and Jon cleans up confusion surrounding the effectiveness of hand sanitizers.
Direct download: The_Reality_Check_Ep_68_-_2009-12-10.mp3
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Jon talks about Canadian Blood Services and their support of Ketsueki-Gata, Darren explains the reasons why people are not morally consistent, and Elan explains the origin of the fortune cookie.
Direct download: The_Reality_Check_Ep_67_-_2009-12-3.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 11:33am EST