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Skeptoid

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Rank #24 in Social Sciences category

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Social Sciences
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Since 2006, the weekly Skeptoid podcast has been taking on all the most popular myths and revealing the true science, true history, and true lessons we can learn from each. Free subscribers get the most recent 50 episodes, premium subscribers (skeptoid.com) can access the full archive, all ad-free.

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Since 2006, the weekly Skeptoid podcast has been taking on all the most popular myths and revealing the true science, true history, and true lessons we can learn from each. Free subscribers get the most recent 50 episodes, premium subscribers (skeptoid.com) can access the full archive, all ad-free.

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A Weekly Dose of Skepticism

By AiYume - Nov 06 2019
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What’s that? You’ve happened across “Adam Ruins Everything” but you want more of science and skeptical views of topics ranging from urban legends and conspiracy theories to aliens and monsters? Look no further! With 700 episodes in the bank, you’ll find plenty here to pique your curiosity and then relieve it. The host, Brian Dunning, even has all his references for each episode on his website. Hmmm... sounds familiar. Although you won’t find the overt humor of Adam, Brian takes you through topics and turns his skeptical eye on them taking you on a 10-15 minute journey every week on a new topic.

Elliptical Orbit

By Jordon Peterson - Oct 03 2019
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Do your research. There is no man made Global Warming. Google Elliptical Orbit And NASA. No need for any taxes. Particularly for BS carbon taxes. Stick to something you understand, Like UFOs and big Foot. Socialism does not work.

iTunes Ratings

2069 Ratings
Average Ratings
1715
135
48
43
128

A Weekly Dose of Skepticism

By AiYume - Nov 06 2019
Read more
What’s that? You’ve happened across “Adam Ruins Everything” but you want more of science and skeptical views of topics ranging from urban legends and conspiracy theories to aliens and monsters? Look no further! With 700 episodes in the bank, you’ll find plenty here to pique your curiosity and then relieve it. The host, Brian Dunning, even has all his references for each episode on his website. Hmmm... sounds familiar. Although you won’t find the overt humor of Adam, Brian takes you through topics and turns his skeptical eye on them taking you on a 10-15 minute journey every week on a new topic.

Elliptical Orbit

By Jordon Peterson - Oct 03 2019
Read more
Do your research. There is no man made Global Warming. Google Elliptical Orbit And NASA. No need for any taxes. Particularly for BS carbon taxes. Stick to something you understand, Like UFOs and big Foot. Socialism does not work.
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Skeptoid

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Since 2006, the weekly Skeptoid podcast has been taking on all the most popular myths and revealing the true science, true history, and true lessons we can learn from each. Free subscribers get the most recent 50 episodes, premium subscribers (skeptoid.com) can access the full archive, all ad-free.

Rank #1: Skeptoid #696: History's Smallest Underground War

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The public's zeal for sensationalism over facts can sometimes have deadly consequences.

Oct 08 2019

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Rank #2: Skeptoid #666: The Historicity of Jesus Christ

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A review of the evidence for and against the life of Jesus of Nazareth as a real living man.

Mar 12 2019

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Rank #3: Skeptoid #693: The Age of the Sphinx

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Popular TV shows try to persuade us that Egypt's Great Sphinx is far older than archaeology tells us.

Sep 17 2019

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Rank #4: Skeptoid #695: Fighting Global Warming with Economics

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There's always been an easy solution to global warming on the table, and it won't hurt the economy.

Oct 01 2019

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Rank #5: Skeptoid #655: Stonehenge and the Scope of Uncertainty

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There are things we don't know about Stonehenge, but does that mean we know nothing at all?

Dec 25 2018

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Rank #6: Skeptoid #682: Mexico's Zone of Silence

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Legend has it that radios and compasses will not work in this remote Mexican desert.

Jul 02 2019

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Rank #7: Skeptoid #675: Valiant Thor: Your Friendly Pentagon Alien

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Some believe this benevolent alien from Venus lived and advised at the Pentagon for three years.

May 14 2019

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Rank #8: Skeptoid #657: Illuminating the Illuminati

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The surprisingly humble beginnings and even more surprising modern rebirth of the Illuminati.

Jan 08 2019

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Rank #9: Skeptoid #664: The Keto Diet

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It's the latest fad diet, and people are trying it for just about any benefit you can think of.

Feb 26 2019

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Rank #10: Skeptoid #667: All About Atlantis

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For centuries, alternative history fans have been denying Plato's intent and trying to frame Atlantis as a real island.

Mar 19 2019

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Rank #11: Skeptoid #687: No, Electric Cars Don't Pollute More

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Popularly shared articles claim electric cars produce more greenhouses gases than internal combustion cars.

Aug 06 2019

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Rank #12: Skeptoid #685: Your Weirdest Thing, Vol. 1

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I take a shot at critical analysis of your weirdest experiences.

Jul 23 2019

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Rank #13: Skeptoid #665: Ocean Plastics: Facts and Falsehoods

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The nature of the problem of ocean plastics, and the best solution, may both come as surprises.

Mar 05 2019

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Rank #14: Skeptoid #671: China, Imported Recyclables, and Ocean Plastic

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Addressing the facts and the fictions around China's ending its overseas purchases of recyclable plastic.

Apr 16 2019

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Rank #15: Skeptoid #680: The True Fate of the Amber Room

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State-sponsored disinformation continues to drive treasure hunters who seek the legendary Amber Room.

Jun 18 2019

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Rank #16: Skeptoid #676: Glyphosate and Behavioral Economics

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How misinformation spread over one of the safest herbicides becoming known as one of the most harmful.

May 21 2019

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Rank #17: Skeptoid #681: Alien Visitation and Kecksburg

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We can often get a good sense of a UFO story's accuracy even without researching all the details.

Jun 25 2019

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Rank #18: Skeptoid #663: Pop Quiz: Urban Legends

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Test your knowledge of popular urban legends, and the science underlying them.

Feb 19 2019

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Rank #19: Skeptoid #691: FLICC: 5 Techniques of Science Denial

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One popular rubric for identifying the common techniques used by science deniers.

Sep 03 2019

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Rank #20: Skeptoid #689: The Bili Ape of the Congo

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The facts behind the legend of a mysterious giant ape, said by some to be a chimp-gorilla hybrid.

Aug 20 2019

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