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

In probably the greatest podcast you'll ever hear, the guys bring the skepticism in a big way for episode 294 of The Reality Check. Adam starts things off by exploring whether or not there really is a sea monster in Loch Ness. Next, Pat hosts a game of Name That with questions about astronomy. Darren closes out the show by answering whether or not elephants can jump. Enjoy!

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Episode 293 of The Reality Check is action packed!   First Pat looks at whether Jenny McCarthy's claims that she isn't an anti vaxxer hold up.   Next special guest Sean Corse (aka Sean Orange) of the Famicom Dojo podcast joins the crew to answer a listener request about 'Blast Processing.'   Darren then provides an update on the charitable campaign he started last year.   Lastly Elan looks into whether bats are actually blind.

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Category:general -- posted at: 7:59am EST

Episode 292 of The Reality Check is here!  First Darren examines whether parents are more or less happy than people without children.   Next Elan looks into the whether or not Alcoholics Anonymous is effective.   Lastly Adam takes on claims that Harvard has books in their library which are bound in human skin.   Pat just looks for opportunities to mention that he is quitting smoking.

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Category:general -- posted at: 11:12am EST

If you don't listen to episode 291 of The Reality Check you'll probably regret it for the rest of your life. Pat leads off the show with a skeptical look at the product Mozi-Q which is a pill that claims to be a mosquito repellent. Next, Adam answers a listener question about whether or not rain melts snow. Darren closes out the show with an examination of what's better between wood and plastic cutting boards.

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