SGU Episode 323

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SGU Episode 323
September 24th 2011
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SGU 322 SGU 324
Skeptical Rogues
S: Steven Novella
R: Rebecca Watson
B: Bob Novella
J: Jay Novella
E: Evan Bernstein


Quote of the Week
'Every generation has the obligation to free men's minds for a look at new worlds... to look out from a higher plateau than the last generation.'
Ellison S. Onizuka
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Introduction[edit]

You're listening to the Skeptics' Guide to the Universe, your escape to reality.

This Day in Skepticism ()[edit]

  • September 24: 1 - Fish Amnesty Day 2 - 1979 Compuserve Introduces Electronic Mail

News Items ()[edit]

Single Molecule Electronic Motor ()[edit]

Registering Atheists ()[edit]

Special Report ()[edit]

  • Topic introduced by George Hrab

Science or Fiction ()[edit]

Item #1: IBM is building the largest storage array ever, when complete it will allow for 120 exabytes of storage. Item #2: Toshiba recently reviewed its new no-glasses 55 inch 3D TV. It's the first large screen 3D TV that does not require any glasses and can accommodate up to nine people. Item #3: A recent study shows new evidence that reducing soot emissions into the atmosphere can slow melting of arctic ice faster than any other quick fix.

Skeptical Quote of the Week ()[edit]

'Every generation has the obligation to free men's minds for a look at new worlds... to look out from a higher plateau than the last generation.' - Ellison S. Onizuka

Voiceover: The Skeptics' Guide to the Universe is produced by SGU productions, dedicated to promoting science and critical thinking. For more information on this and other episodes, please visit our website at www.theskepticsguide.org. You can also check out our other podcast the SGU 5x5 as well as find links to our blogs and the SGU forums. For questions, suggestions and other feedback please use the contact us form on the website or send an email to info@theskepticsguide.org. If you enjoyed this episode then please help us spread the word by leaving us a review on iTunes, Zune or your portal of choice.

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