SGU Episode 324

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SGU Episode 324
October 1st 2011
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SGU 323 SGU 325
Skeptical Rogues
S: Steven Novella
R: Rebecca Watson
B: Bob Novella
J: Jay Novella
E: Evan Bernstein


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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 23 1846: Discovery of Neptune

News Items ()[edit]

Grail Craft Launch ()[edit]

A. sediba ()[edit]

Adaptation and Orgasm ()[edit]

Special Report ()[edit]

Top 10 ()[edit]

Top 10 Future TechnologiesThe Rogues Discuss their hopes for future technology

Interview with Australian Skeptics ()[edit]

  • Richard Saunders, Dr. Rachie Dunlop, and Jo Benhamu

Science or Fiction ()[edit]

Item #1: A newly published review of the most frequently viewed YouTube videos claiming to depict a patient suffering from a movement disorder found that 2/3 of the videos actually showed individuals with a psychogenic disorder. Item #2: A new study shows that women's voices are higher during ovulation and harsher and more irregular during menstruation. Item #3: New evidence indicates that some small feathered dinosaurs survived for millions of years after the mass extinction that wiped out their cousins.

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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