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Canada Speaks: This Week in Skepticism

10 February 2011 by Scott Gavura

It’s been a freezing week in Toronto, and I’m buried deep in my parka listening to podcasts. Here are the highlights…

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Canada Speaks: This Week in Skepticism

03 February 2011 by Scott Gavura

Greetings skeptics and science advocates! I’m back from some time spent replenishing my Vitamin D levels, and devouring books that you’ll see reviewed soon. Here’s what happened while I was away: Radio Freethinker Important note: The RF iTunes/RSS feed isn’t working. To access current episodes, visit the website.¬†This week’s highlights include a UBC Physics professor […]

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Canada Speaks: This Week in Skepticism

Canada Speaks: This Week in Skepticism

20 January 2011 by Scott Gavura

It’s been quite a week for critical thinking and science advocacy in Canada! First off, if you didn’t catch the CBC Marketplace Cure or Con episode, check out Kim’s review and go watch it now.

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Canada Speaks: This Week in Skepticism

13 January 2011 by Scott Gavura

It’s time for your weekly update of skeptical radio shows and podcasts. And there are some big events this week. Radio Freethinker From Vancouver, it’s Radio Freethinker on CiTR 101.9 FM. This week’s items include the Andrew Wakefield/BMJ fallout, news that political views may be hard wired, RFID credit card theft, and a discussion on […]

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A New Year of Skepticism: Canada Speaks

07 January 2011 by Scott Gavura

Happy New Year from Skeptic North! I’ve take some time off but our shows have not…so here’s a quick wrap-up of what’s been happening. The quality hasn’t suffered – there have been some excellent topics over the past few weeks. Radio Freethinker From Vancouver, it’s Radio Freethinker on CiTR 101.9 FM. This week’s items include […]

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Canada Speaks: This Week in Skepticism

23 December 2010 by Scott Gavura

There’s no holiday downtime for skeptics! You’re probably traveling over the next few days – here’s something to take along for the ride.

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Canada Speaks: This Week in Skepticism

16 December 2010 by Scott Gavura

It’s time for your weekly update of skeptical radio shows and podcasts. Here’s what’s going on across Canada. Radio Freethinker From Vancouver, it’s Radio Freethinker on CiTR 101.9 FM. This week’s items include: the Anthropological Association drops science; the Ontario Ombudsman’s report on the G20; and Wikileaks’ Julian Assange and his criminal charges. Also, should […]

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Canada Speaks: This Week in Skepticism

09 December 2010 by Scott Gavura

It’s time for your dose of Canadian skeptical radio and podcasting. Skeptically Speaking Last week Desiree spoke with Brian Switek where they discussed his book Written in Stone: Evolution, the Fossil Record, and Our Place in Nature. They looked at how the fossil evidence helps our understanding of life on Earth.¬† On Speaking Up, paleozoologist […]

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Canada Speaks: This Week in Skepticism

25 November 2010 by Scott Gavura

It’s time for your weekly update of skeptical radio shows, and podcasts. Here’s what’s happening across Canada this week. Radio Freethinker From Vancouver, Radio Freethinker on CiTR 101.9 FM is now online. The CiTR fundrive is still on, and the hosts ask you to support the station by donating here. This week’s show is made […]

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Canada Speaks: This Week in Skepticism

17 November 2010 by Scott Gavura

It’s time for your weekly update of skeptical radio shows, podcasts, and more. It’s a week where Skeptic North speakers will dominate the airways and podcasts. Read on for more details… Radio Freethinker From Vancouver, Radio Freethinker on CiTR 101.9 FM is now online. CiTR is in the midst of a fundraising drive, and the […]

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