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SGU Episode 1000
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SGU 999                      SGU 1001

Skeptical Rogues
S: Steven Novella

Quote of the Week


AUTHOR, _short_description_ 

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Show Notes
SGU Forum


Voice-over: You're listening to the Skeptics' Guide to the Universe, your escape to reality.

This Day in Skepticism (m:ss)

  • _Event_

Forgotten Superheroes of Science (m:ss)

  • _Person_People_Group_

"5 to 10 Years" (m:ss)

  • [url_from_show_notes _article_title_][1]

What's the Word? (m:ss)

  • Word_Topic_Concept

Your Number's Up (m:ss)

  • _Number_Topic_Concept_

Quickie with _Rogue_: _title_ (m:ss)

  • [url_from_show_notes _article_title_][2]

COVID-19 Update (m:ss)

News Items






(laughs) (laughter) (applause) [inaudible]

News_Item_1 (m:ss)

  • [url_from_show_notes _article_title_][3]

Sub_section_1 ()

News_Item_2 ()

  • [url_from_show_notes _article_title_][4]

News_Item_3 ()

  • [url_from_show_notes _article_title_][5]

News_Item_4 ()

  • [url_from_show_notes _article_title_][6]

News_Item_5 ()

  • [url_from_show_notes _article_title_][7]


Interview with ___ ()

  • _Interviewee_Topic_Event_

Skeptical Puzzle ()

  • Answer to last week's Puzzle: _brief_description_ _perhaps_with_a_link_

New Puzzle ()

Who's That Noisy? ()

Answer to previous Noisy:
_brief_description_of_answer_ _perhaps_with_a_link_

New Noisy ()



Announcements ()

Dumbest Thing of the Week ()

  • [url_from_show_notes _article_title_][8]

Name That Logical Fallacy ()

  • _Fallacy_Topic_Event_

Questions/Emails/Corrections/Follow-ups ()

Question_Email_Correction #1: _brief_description_ ()

Question_Email_Correction #2: _brief_description_ ()

Potent Quotables ()


Science or Fiction (h:mm:ss)

Item #1: _item_text_from_show_notes_[9]
Item #2: _item_text_from_show_notes_[10]
Item #3: _item_text_from_show_notes_[11]
Item #4: _item_text_from_show_notes_[12]

Answer Item
Host Result
Rogue Guess

Voice-over: It's time for Science or Fiction.

_Rogue_'s Response

_Rogue_'s Response

_Rogue_'s Response

_Rogue_'s Response

Steve Explains Item #_n_

Steve Explains Item #_n_

Steve Explains Item #_n_

Steve Explains Item #_n_

Skeptical Quote of the Week ()

(quoted text)

 – (author of quote), (description of author)


Signoff/Announcements ()

S: —and until next week, this is your Skeptics' Guide to the Universe.

S: Skeptics' Guide to the Universe is produced by SGU Productions, dedicated to promoting science and critical thinking. For more information, visit us at theskepticsguide.org. Send your questions to info@theskepticsguide.org. And, if you would like to support the show and all the work that we do, go to patreon.com/SkepticsGuide and consider becoming a patron and becoming part of the SGU community. Our listeners and supporters are what make SGU possible.


Today I Learned

  • Fact/Description, possibly with an article reference[13]
  • Fact/Description
  • Fact/Description


  1. [url_from_show_notes _publication_: _article_title_]
  2. [url_from_show_notes _publication_: _article_title_]
  3. [url_from_show_notes _publication_: _article_title_]
  4. [url_from_show_notes _publication_: _article_title_]
  5. [url_from_show_notes _publication_: _article_title_]
  6. [url_from_show_notes _publication_: _article_title_]
  7. [url_from_show_notes _publication_: _article_title_]
  8. [url_from_show_notes _publication_: _article_title_]
  9. [url_from_SoF_show_notes _publication_: _article_title_]
  10. [url_from_SoF_show_notes _publication_: _article_title_]
  11. [url_from_SoF_show_notes _publication_: _article_title_]
  12. [url_from_SoF_show_notes _publication_: _article_title_]
  13. [url_for_TIL publication: title]
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