The Reality Check
Canada's weekly podcast that explores a wide range of controversies and curiosities using science and critical thinking.

With the full crew in attendance, episode 285 of The Reality Check delivers some top notch skeptical content. Adam starts things off by looking into the Raelian movement and their clitoral restoration efforts. Next, Pat brings us the second half of his journey into how to plan for your own death. Elan closes out the show by answering a listener voicemail about drinking fluids when you're sick.

Direct download: TRC_285.mp3
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With Adam away the gang is short-staffed for episode 284 but still deliver the goods! Pat leads things off with a very interesting segment about planning for your own death. Elan then answers a listener question about yawning. Darren ends the show with a segment about if chocolate contains insects.

Direct download: TRC_284.mp3
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With Adam away, the rest of the crew is joined by Owen Clarkin who knows an awful lot about trees.   Next Elan hosts a game of 'Science Fact or Science Fiction" all about lying.   Lastly Darren takes on videos which have been surfacing lately showing lighters burning snow.  

Direct download: TRC_283.mp3
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