The Reality Check
Canada's weekly podcast that explores a wide range of controversies and curiosities using science and critical thinking.
TRC #77: Chocolate/Strokes + Olympic Mascots + KFC Myth

Darren examines a recent study about chocolate and strokes, Adam moans about the Vancouver Olympics mascots, and Xander licks the myth surrounding the change of KFC's name.

Direct download: The_Reality_Check_Ep_77_-_2010-02-18.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 5:23pm EST

TRC #76: Graphology/Handwriting Analysis + Kosher Food + Drinking/Pregnancy

Elan tackles the double topic of graphology and handwriting analysis, Jon debunks some kosher food myths, and Darren debunks the myth that pregnant women cannot drink any alcohol.

Direct download: The_Reality_Check_Ep_76_-_2010-02-04.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 9:47pm EST

TRC #75: Ginkgo Biloba + Audio Cables + Fugu (Puffer Fish) Myth

Darren takes a look at the health claims surrounding Ginkgo Biloba, Adam discusses whether or not expensive cables are worth their price, and Elan examines whether or not there's a fish served in restaurants that can kill.

Direct download: The_Reality_Check_Ep_75_-_2010-02-04.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 9:50pm EST