Anamorphic Typography

Joseph Egan created a wonderful Anamorphic Typography installation at Chelsea College of Art & Design in London. See more at Laughing Squid. … [Read more...]

T-15 Seconds Launch Of NASA’s Curiosity To The Red Planet

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On The Burzynski Clinic Issuing Legal Threats Against Bloggers – Support The Streisand Effect

From the 21st Floor blog, a highly-regarded group blog from the UK, with news and information on a number of issues and breaking news relevant to skeptics, and a speakers' register to help out Skeptics in the Pub gatherings in that country: *Breaking News - Sign The Petition!* It’s therefore extremely discouraging to read of the recent experiences of the Quackometer’s Andy Lewis, who has been subjected to several bizarre and pseudo-legal rants, threatening a defamation lawsuit, over … [Read more...]

Tim Minchin’s White Wine In The Sun – Animated

Oh, and apparently Tim Minchin is a genius. Took long enough for the rest of the world to find out. Here he is again - all about Cheese. … [Read more...]

The History (And Herstory) Of Great Superhero Skeptics

Because it's still Thanksgiving over there in the USA... just. Token Skeptic Podcast episode Eighty-Nine: Great Superhero Skeptics! The History (And Herstory). Moderated by Desiree Schell – featuring Dr Phil Plait, Benjamin Radford, Tim Farley, Dr Eugenie C Scott, and Kylie Sturgess. Many of us know some names, but who have you missed and who should we know? A roundtable discussion on great authors, thinkers and activists in skepticism, past and present. This special ‘Thanksgiving’ … [Read more...]

Thanksgiving Is Something Like This, Yes?

Much love, everywhere else in the world. I do not endorse any of the content or actions in this film; I always use a cup and don't even drink alcohol. … [Read more...]

Marian Call’s Something Fierce Now On Amazon

If you listened to the recent Skeptically Speaking when it was live-streaming and suddenly heard this song about 'nerds and geeks' when the connection dropped: Then you should be listening to this and getting the latest album, Something Fierce: If you buy more than one copy at this URL you get 30% off your order! http://www.cdbaby.com/cd/mariancall4 Also available at Amazon.com now, so stick it on your wish list: Something Fierce It also streams for free, beginning to end, … [Read more...]

Three Interviews On Feminism, Sexism And Skepticism In One

Episode Eighty-Eight – On Codes Of Conduct Part II – Sexism, Skepticism And Civility Online. It's now out on the Token Skeptic podcast. This is a follow-up to the earlier podcast episode (which featured on the CSICOP website), called ‘Codes of Conduct’. This episode features interviews with: Jennifer Ouellette - Jennifer is the author of three popular science books, specialises in physics and many related topics, with particular emphasis on how science intersects with popular … [Read more...]

What is a Higgs Boson?

Back to the blogging break! See you on December 5th. Fermilab scientist Don Lincoln describes the nature of the Higgs boson. Several large experimental groups are hot on the trail of this elusive subatomic particle which is thought to explain the origins of particle mass. … [Read more...]

On Belling The Cat And Other Online Wah-Wah

"[They are] a person, they do have feelings. Would you honestly say that to their face? Really. Would you ever say that to their face?" Because some times we forget. - Jennifer Ouellette, interview conducted for the Token Skeptic Podcast, Episode Eighty-Eight – On Codes Of Conduct Part II – Sexism, Skepticism And Civility Online. Not blogging. I'm sick of wah wah. Today, I checked out Facebook for an hour or so, after making an effort to cut down my time online. I've spent about two weeks … [Read more...]

Address Is Approximate

Address Is Approximate from The Theory on Vimeo. … [Read more...]


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