Best skeptic podcasts we could find (Updated October 2017)
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Data Skeptic
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Data Skeptic is a data science podcast exploring machine learning, statistics, artificial intelligence, and other data topics through short tutorials and interviews with domain experts.
 
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Ari Shaffir's Skeptic Tank
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A comedy podcast to help better understand humanity and also to make fart jokes.
 
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The Skeptics Guide
Weekly
 
The Skeptics' Guide to the Universe is a weekly science podcast discussing the latest science news, critical thinking, bad science, conspiracies and controversies. -The Skeptics' Guide to the Universe: Your escape to reality - Produced by SGU Productions, LLC: http://www.theskepticsguide.org
 
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Skeptic
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Examining Extraordinary Claims and Promoting Science
 
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Skeptics with a K
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Skeptics with a K is the podcast for science, reason and critical thinking from the Merseyside Skeptics Society.
 
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Token Skeptic Podcast
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Why do we believe weird things? What does feminine intuition really mean? How do you become an effective activist for science and reason? Are you ready for a fortnightly show that poses these questions and more? Tune into the Token Skeptic for a slightly more skeptical look at stories in the news, urban legends, good science, pseudoscience, and what makes popular culture pop. Hosted and produced by Kylie Sturgess.
 
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The Skeptic Zone
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The Podcast from Australia for Science and Reason. Join Richard Saunders and the crew for interviews and reports from around the world.
 
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The Conspiracy Skeptic
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A skeptical look at conspiracy theories. Site: www.yrad.com/cs
 
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Data Skeptic
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Data Skeptic is a data science podcast exploring machine learning, statistics, artificial intelligence, and other data topics through short tutorials and interviews with domain experts.
 
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Skeptically Challenged
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Throwing down the gauntlet to pseudoscience.
 
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Bible Skeptic Podcast
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An atheist and a theist discuss the bible on chapter at a time in an attempt at taking the bible at face value. Join them as the laugh, yell, and blaspheme their way to hell. Each week they discuss a section of the bible, stating at page one.
 
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Skepticality:The Official Podcast of Skeptic Magazine
 
Skeptical discussion, critical thinking, science, and the de-bunking of the supernatural and psuedoscience.
 
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Skeptical Connections
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The Skeptics Guide to Emergency Medicine
 
Meet 'em, greet 'em, treat 'em and street 'em
 
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The European Skeptics Podcast
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The European Skeptics Podcast is a project in support of the skeptic movement across Europe. By providing a forum for all national and international organisations and initiatives, our goal is to become a real meeting place for skeptics and science enthusiasts.
 
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The Sgt Skeptic Podcast
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Paul Loebe runs Sgt Skeptic. It used to be a humorous blog about atheism in the military. He now focuses on fantasy writing, D&D, and other nerdly crafts.
 
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The Skeptic Wire
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A skeptical look at the news of the day.
 
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The Skeptic Canary Show
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Dr Tom Williamson, David James and Paul Hopwood talk about the skeptical issues of the day, usually joined by a special guest!
 
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The Winnipeg Skeptics
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Science and Critical Thinking in Manitoba
 
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Meet The Skeptics!
Monthly
 
Come meet the world's most prominent and interesting Skeptics and Critical Thinkers!
 
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The Skeptics' Testament
Monthly
 
Welcome to The Skeptic's Testament a bible question and answer podcast. I also discuss a lot of the past and current research that scholars have done on the bible as a historical document. Please leave your bible questions on the Facebook page or send them to the show's email:theskepticstestament@gmail.com
 
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Paranormal Skeptic Academy!
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Schooling Paranormal "Experts"
 
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Skeptics with a K
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Skeptics with a K is the podcast for science, reason and critical thinking from the Merseyside Skeptics Society.
 
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A Skeptics Guide To Conspiracy
 
My Personal Exploration into the world of Conspiracy
 
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Skeptically Yours with Emery Emery and Heather Henderson
 
Passionate skeptics Emery Emery and Heather Henderson talk with comedians, actors and friends about skepticism, conspiracies, urban legends and the effects of misinformation on us all. Guests of the show are a mix of skeptics, scientists, humanists and the occasional hard line, conspiracy nut. Discussions are deeply impassioned, mostly respectful and always funny.Skeptically Yours - Where Thinking Is Free!Listen LIVE Sundays 2-3 PM PST on skepticallyyours.net.
 
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Faith and Skepticism
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A podcast about religion, hosted by a Christian and an Atheist. No topic is off limits on this podcast, and dissenting views are welcome.
 
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Central Valley Alliance of Atheists and Skeptics
 
The Central Valley Alliance of Atheists and Skeptics hosts two different podcast series. "The CVAAS Lecture Series", where guest speakers, lecturers, and CVAAS members speak or debate in public. And the podcast "Rational Horizon", where CVAAS members interview interesting people, discuss skepticism, religious apologetics, and events that impact secular and skeptical people in the San Joaquin Valley.
 
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Amateur Skeptics
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We here at Amateur Skeptics are not scientists. We are normal people who are trying to look at the world with an evidence-based approach. We strive to have open minds and change our opinions with new evidence.
 
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The Merseyside Skeptics Society
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For science, reason, and critical thinking
 
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Skeptic Smash Talk
Weekly
 
Skeptic Smash-Talk is a weekly podcast full of News from the world of Science, Religion and Politics. Skeptic, Humanist, Polymath, Philosopher & Autistic, Jason smash talks topics that need smashing. Find me on Twitter https://twitter.com/skepticsmash Facebook https://www.facebook.com/jasonsmashtalk/
 
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Data Skeptic
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Data Skeptic alternates between short mini episodes with the host explaining concepts from data science to his non-data scientist wife, and longer interviews featuring practitioners and experts on interesting topics related to data, all through the eye of scientific skepticism.
 
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International Skeptics United
 
The world's greatest skeptical, freethought and pro-science podcasts all aggregated into a single feed for your listening pleasure. This feed is designed to give you a taste of some of the best of the genre - have a listen and then go subscribe to your favourite shows. Make sure you remember to leave a nice comment on iTunes.
 
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Being Skeptical
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Be Skeptical.
 
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Irreverent Skeptics Podcast
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Where Irreverence and Skepticism Does the Nasty!
 
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A Skeptics Guide To Conspiracy
 
My Personal Exploration into the world of Conspiracy
 
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Mystic-Skeptic Podcast
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The Mystic-Skeptic Podcast asks the tough questions and explores different alternatives to today’s pressing issues, theories or enigmas. The podcast is devoted to the exploration of all things mystical, philosophical, scientific, political conspiratorial, and cosmic. Join us in an exploration of the mystic-skeptic mind-space You can visit our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Mystic-and-the-Skeptic/1509946599296195?ref=hl or watch our youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/ ...
 
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eSkeptic – Skeptic
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Examining Extraordinary Claims and Promoting Science
 
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Data Skeptic Bonus Feed
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Extended and extra material for people that like Data Skeptic.
 
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The Yoga Skeptics Podcast
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Kat Selvocki of Flat Mat Yoga and Jen Mullholand of Jen Mullholand Yoga talk about all things--you guessed it--yoga, with a little less woo-woo and a lot more sass. Think you don't like yoga? Think again.
 
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Skeptic's Brewpub
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Politics, religion, conservatism, liberalism, nothing if sacred to the drunken philosophers
 
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2 Skeptical Chaps
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2 Skeptical Chaps Podcast
 
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Good Skeptic, Bad Skeptic
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Good Skeptic, Bad Skeptic is a fortnightly skeptical podcast brought to you by the Greater Manchester Skeptics.
 
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Sacred Skeptics
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What if C.S. Lewis and Jon Stewart had a love child? We like to think of our podcast as an attempt to embody the best that these men have to offer: uncommon insight and stinging wit. We engage current events, cultural issues and answer spiritual questions. If you don’t like sarcasm, this isn’t the podcast for you. New episodes drop every Wednesday and Thursday. Listen and subscribe.
 
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Skepticism Today
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A podcast from New Zealand with a focus on both national and international science, skeptical and woo news.
 
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Skeptic Fence Show
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The Skeptic Fence Show takes place every other Saturday 7-9pm ET. (NEW time)Subscribe to get the latest updates. Thanks for your support.More info, including upcoming guests: http://www.skepticfence.com
 
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Paranormal Skeptic Academy Videos
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Video version of the the podcast
 
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Token Skeptic
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Somewhat Skeptical Podcast
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Exploring the odd, the obscure, and the unexplainable. Somewhat Skeptical team: Elizabeth, Donta, and our producer Grace.
 
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Edinburgh Skeptics Presents...
 
Welcome to the Edinburgh Skeptics Society podcast. We'll be bringing you talks from our guest speakers on a variety of topics in our Skeptics in the Pub podcast. There'll be talks from areas such as science, social issues, politics, and lots more, all with a view to promoting reason and critical thinking. You'll also be able to see what makes our guest speakers tick with our 10 Questions segment, and recordings of our Edinburgh Fringe Festival and Edinburgh International Science Festival eve ...
 
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Irreverent Skeptics Podcast
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Where Irreverence and Skepticism Does the Nasty!
 
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What's the Word: EpicenterBy info@podcastone.com.
 
What's the Word: EpicenterBy info@podcastone.com.
 
The Broken Country with Paisley RekdalPaisley Rekdal is the 2017 Poet Laureate of Utah. She is the author of a book of essays, The Night My Mother Met Bruce Lee, a hybrid-genre photo-text memoir entitled Intimate, and four books of poetry, including Animal Eye, which was a finalist for the 2013 Kingsley Tufts Prize, the Balcones Prize and winne ...…
 
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We Have Concerns
 
When a harmless placebo becomes effective, it becomes harmful, too, causing side-effects seen in actual therapies. In a new study exploring this mysterious “nocebo effect,” researchers pinpoint regions of the brain that seem to be behind phantom injuries. They also assess factors—framing and price—that can increase the potency of the effect. Je ...…
 
“What does religion have to offer me?” It’s a question more people are asking as affiliation with organized religion continues to fall. Brandon Vogt thinks that Catholics should be ready with answers. “Today, as the world becomes more and more disinterested and disenchanted with religion, we need this positive approach [to being Catholic more] ...…
 
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DC Daily Drop - DC Movies, TV, and Comics News
 
We cover all of the latest Justice League news plus a Project 13 television series is in development by The CW.Justice League stuff Zack Snyder on Vero - history lesson featuring Amazons and Atlanteans Here - “Some ancient Amazons check out the Batmobile YouTube - “The Flash: Exclusive First Look by AT&T” Total Film Magazine - Exclusive look at ...…
 
#20 – Going Beyond the Products: Real Health with Jordan Goff Meet Jordan Goff. A collegiate student-athlete in his junior year at Freed-Hardeman University in Henderson, Tennessee. Baseball player and student of health and fitness, Jordan is on a mission to bridge the gap between all the real and true information in the health and fitness worl ...…
 
Mid-October means it's time for another annual episode of Happy Halloween, Dr. Thirteen! In this installment, I'll be recapping & commenting on one of the Surgeon of Skepticism's original adventures from the tail end of the golden age, 'The Human Orchids,' in issue #129 of Star Spangled Comics! Download this episode HERE! Scroll down to see ima ...…
 
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Midnight Depot
 
Nathan believes in Bigfoot. So does Justin. Cody and Ryan do not. And there’s your premise for this episode. Nathan lays out his (foolproof?) argument for why there must be a Bigfoot/Bigfoots/Bigfeet in North America somewhere, based on his millions of hours of Youtube research and his unofficial certification as a world-class cryptozoologist. ...…
 
The Last Word (for now...) SEASON 1 Finale with Part 2 with Jentri Anders, Ph.D. We live in a doomsday era. So much of our existence is in question and we wake each morning to a new tragedy in the world. Around us people are allowing hate to be their motivation and justification for atrocities many thought we had outgrown. What is there that sh ...…
 
It was a hectic week and this episode was a last minute affair thanks to a suggestion from twitter user @the_RevChris. Atheists are not a well liked demographic in the US. We talk about the specifics, where it comes from and if there might be a way to help.
 
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North Point Church - Springfield, MO - Podcast
 
 
Message from Bill Harding on Oct 15, 2017
 
Ever seen someone and immediately thought that they look "shady"? Well, it could be based on cultural bias that depends on the density of the place you live.Read more at BigThink.com: http://bigthink.com/videos/alexander-todorov-judge-people-by-their-looks-we-all-do-it-heres-how-to-do-it-more-fairlyFollow Big Think here:YouTube: http://goo.gl/C ...…
 
Episode 79 Show Notes for Brian Johnson InterviewSouth Dakota Apologetics On today’s program, I believe you are going to be inspired by the information you are about to hear. I have a special place in my heart for those who can tackle the scientific information and then share it in a coherent manner with those who, like myself, are not as well ...…
 
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Squaring the Strange
 
This week, the boys explore a topic that Ben literally wrote the book on (and got an award for!): El Chupacabra. From the origins to the events that led to what we now know as the Chupacabra, our fearless fellows leave no stone unturned. But first, the boys unpack some of the misconceptions of the recent Vegas shooter and try to shed some skept ...…
 
This week I’m talking to Heather Askinosie, co-founder of Energy Muse and author of Crystal Muse. This episode is truly Crystals 101. Heather answers all your questions (even the skeptical ones) related to crystals, energy, their connection to the earth, and using them however you damn please. Here’s Heather: Listen and subscribe in iTunes List ...…
 
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Tech Narratives Podcast
 
Note: I accidentally uploaded Episode 74 again originally instead of this new episode. It's now been fixed. Apologies!---This is Episode 75 of the Tech Narratives Podcast, for October 11, 2017.If you're enjoying the podcast, you might also enjoy a subscription to the Tech Narratives site just as much (or possibly even more). There's a 30-day fr ...…
 
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Lock N Load with Bill Frady podcast
 
Quick word about Second Call Defense, 8 Important Questions Las Vegas Conspiracy Theorists Should Consider, The NFL Doesn't Know Who or What It Is, Let Them Leave, Rasmussen: Voters Skeptical of Politicians Who Raise Gun Issues.
 
Host Doug Stephan welcomes Susan and Gino Menano of Shaman Walks. The couple offer soul readings, intuitive Shaman healing and intuitive coaching and Etheric Record Wisdom for spiritual growth and well being. They answer the questions: "What is a Shaman" and "What is The White Light." http://www.shamanwalks.org Next, Mystifier Uri Geller reveal ...…
 
http://www.realityfred.com | In this episode of The Reality Fred Podcast, I reminisce about one of my favorite TV programs ever: Paranormal State! In Part 1, I look back on the TV show and also my experience meeting Ryan Buell and the team in person and how all the events that transpired after the show went off the air has turned me into a skep ...…
 
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Shift To Reason radio
 
In this episode of the Brainstorm Shift to Reason Radio we talk about Alcoholics Anonymous, a supposed atheist turned Christian, a survey that says 40% of Canadians are skeptical of science, and Bulgarian culture and virgin bride markets.LinksDestin’s Storyhttps://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2015/04/the-irrationality-of-alcoholics-anon ...…
 
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Shot/Reverse Shot
 
The long-gestating sequel to Ridley Scott's sci-fi classic Blade Runner hit theatres this week to glowing reviews and disappointing box office. As two recently converted Blade Runner skeptics, Matt and Ed talk about Denis Villeneuve's Blade Runner 2049, an ambitious movie which, like its predecessor, raises a lot of questions: Was Deckard a rep ...…
 
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Glickman/Goldman Media Podcast Network
 
. PATRIOTISM = SKEPTICISM. BULLETS & RITUALISED SECULAR PRAYER: OUTRAGE IS FAR BETTER. GRIDIRON IMPIETY: WHEN BLACK BODIES DEFY THE 'NATIONAL SACRED'. THE STRAW KITES: THE UK's TOP BAND w THEIR HIT 'INVADED'
 
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Mike Williams Overnight Podcast
 
Mike chats to Richard Saunders from the Australian Skeptics
 
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Restoration Church Podcast - Restoration Church
 
In this final installment of the "Skeptic" series, we are equated to King Solomon, in that, even the wisest among us can have our devotion to God diminished due to other things in our lives which we give our attention to. For Solomon, rich as he was, his many wives & concubines were his undoing as they led him toward a belief in other gods. In ...…
 
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At The Dwelling Place
 
Series: Skepticism, Doubt, Uncertainty, Divine Hiddenness - FAITH on the EDGE Title: The Nature of Faith (and why we don't like it) We are in a series called Faith on the Edge, and we are moving from exploring certainty/uncertainty to the concept of faith. Is there a description of the spiritual journey—our response to our faith in God with the ...…
 
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Sermons – Grace Evangelical Free Church // Wyoming, MN
 
1 Peter 4:7-11 The end of all things is at hand; therefore be self-controlled and sober-minded for the sake of your prayers. 8 Above all, keep loving one another earnestly, since love covers a multitude of sins. 9 Show hospitality to one another without grumbling. 10 As each has received a gift, use it to serve one another, as good stewards of ...…
 
Theology—formerly called “the queen of the sciences”—used to be held in high regard. However, skeptics like Lawrence Krauss continually make derogatory comments about theological topics. Why have many scientists discarded theology as irrelevant? Can we still find practical value in theology when conducting scientific research? More...…
 
Genesis 50:20 :: Our fall sermon series will address skepticism and the various problems revolving around faith in a good God. Each week we will look at one "big picture" problem area like faith and... Visit us at www.bigtimberchurch.com for more information.By info@bigtimberchurch.com (Big Timber Evangelical Church).
 
Bear with us for a second, but do you know the Belinda Carlisle song "Heaven is a Place on Earth"? It's actually scientifically accurate. American public intellectual Michael Shermer says that any idea of the afterlife makes zero sense: your mind and therefore your memories are beholden to your body and that any version of you that made it into ...…
 
The author of How to Talk to a Skeptic and the director of the movie Convinced shares stories and ideas to help Christian people dialogue about faith with those who scrunch up their noses at spiritual things.Questions covered:11:49 - Skeptics challenge the literal interpretation of Genesis, how should a Catholic respond? Is original sin a histo ...…
 
The author of How to Talk to a Skeptic and the director of the movie Convinced shares stories and ideas to help Christian people dialogue about faith with those who scrunch up their noses at spiritual things.Questions covered:11:49 - Skeptics challenge the literal interpretation of Genesis, how should a Catholic respond? Is original sin a histo ...…
 
The author of How to Talk to a Skeptic and the director of the movie Convinced shares stories and ideas to help Christian people dialogue about faith with those who scrunch up their noses at spiritual things.Questions covered:11:49 - Skeptics challenge the literal interpretation of Genesis, how should a Catholic respond? Is original sin a histo ...…
 
Missouri is coming off a bye week and are 9.5 point underdogs on the road vs. Kentucky...can the Tigers get a run game going in Lexington? Bernie Miklasz and Brandon Kiley discussThe Blues got 3 goals from their defenseman in their 5-4 win vs. PIT. So is this here to last? Bernie explains why he is skeptical.If you remember, when the Cardinals ...…
 
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Cynically Optimistic
 
Returning guest, Mike "Sketti" Onoratti, and I delve right into the recent Las Vegas shooting. Naturally I'm skeptical of the official narrative. Our main question is motive and the question of gun control. Does it smell of MK Ultra mind control..We also lead off and close the podcast with the great Tom Petty.…
 
What do real-life psychics actually do when they're meeting with clients? Michael (the open-minded skeptic) and Cindy (the professional psychic) explore the art and magic of psychic ability from multiple perspectives.
 
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Restoration Church Podcast - Restoration Church
 
In this fourth week of the "Skeptic" series, Pastor Nathan Gagne reads from John 6 revealing that some of those following Jesus were doing it for what they could gain & not that they necessarily believed in him. After the miracle of the loaves & fish, Jesus found He had a large following, He made it clearly apparent to them what it meant to tru ...…
 
This episode covers one of those topics that I don’t fully understand but I have to admit impresses me by the results it achieves. Sheevaun Moran is a woman who does something very unique in the business world - she applies what she calls “energy work” to the lives and businesses of entrepreneurs and business leaders - and the stories of succes ...…
 
An actor in Hollywood raises the important question of when people should and shouldn’t be skeptical of claims made in the name of science, inspiring a response from political scientist John West, author of Darwin Day in America. This conversation was taped live in Hollywood during a discussion after the final performance of Disinherit the Wind ...…
 
Subscribe now to ScienceNET!Michael Shermer investigates pseudoscientific and supernatural claims as the editor-in-chief of Skeptic magazine, so he's used to seeing through nonsense. Hear what he has to say on topics like religion, ancient myths, confirmation bias and more in these seven intriguing moments.…
 
http://www.realityfred.com | In this episode of The Reality Fred Podcast, I'm joined by friend and fellow former grave digger, Dr. Stanley Stepanic of the University of Virginia. This podcast is the fourth part of our Haunted Halloween 2017 series, in which we'll release a new podcast each week until the end of October focused on 'spooky' topic ...…
 
The Dow, the Nasdaq and the S&P 500 all hit a record high at the closing bell. Casino stocks were in focus for a second day following the mass shooting in Las Vegas on Sunday. The attack left 59 people dead and injured another 527 people after a gunman opened fire on a music festival from the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay Hotel and Casino. Sha ...…
 
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Meditate with Mitch: for daily motivation
 
Mindfulness probably doesn’t cure cancer Mindfulness is hot right now and, like any trend, lots of people are jumping onboard to make some money. Many of these people, in an effort to cash in, are selling what I call mindfulness snake oil. I recently tweeted about a class offered in New York where attendees had … Continue reading "Beware the mi ...…
 
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The European Skeptics Podcast
 
We are checking in from Wroclaw, where we attended the 17th European Skeptics Congress and recorded a show sitting in a hotel room together. You can listen to a couple of our short interviews recorded during this wonderful international event with Lesek, Deborah and Daniella. More to be released with upcoming episodes. We also talk about the ch ...…
 
President Donald Trump visits hurricane-battered Puerto Rico and scolds the island for throwing his budget "out of whack." Also, skepticism about a terror link to the Las Vegas shooting. And a Nobel physics laureate explains his work.
 
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