Wednesday, October 28, 2009

Show notes for Episode 33

Radio Freethinker episode 33 - Halloween Special! Origins of Halloween, Trick or Treating, Scarey Myths

Song: Theme to the Crypt Keeper

Origins of Halloween - Samhain All Saints Day Festival of the Dead

Halloween is safe and always has been:

Mathematical model for surviving zombie outbreak:

Porphyria explains vampires and werewolves:

H1N1 - Get the Facts:

Wednesday, October 21, 2009

Show notes for Episode 32

Radio Freethinker episode 32 - "Priming the well", Placebo effect study, Science and skepticism

Song: The Big Bang Theory by Barenaked Ladies


Placebo study:

Copper bracelets usless:

Open Access week:

Tck Tck Tck:

Monday, October 19, 2009

Show notes for Episode 31

Radio Freethinker episode 31- Holocaust denial is discussed, new vaccine study on seasonal flu, Simon Singh court battle update, Canadian science media centre.

Song: I Won't Back Down by Tom Petty


Study on vaccines: also see and
Simon Singh:
Canadian science media centre:

Wednesday, October 14, 2009

Tuesday, October 6, 2009

Show notes for Episode 29

Radio Freethinker episode 29 - Nobel Prize thoughts, Ardipithecus ramidus, interview with Steve Thoms
Song: Glorious Dawn by Carl Sagan - A custom song created by youtube user Melodysheep.


Canadian winning Nobel Prize:

Ardipithecus ramidus discovery:

Steve Thoms:

Kennedy Goodkey's letter to the Georgia Straight:

Skeptic North: