Britt Hermes campaign reaches significant milestone
Over A$100,000 raised to support naturopathy critic
ASI statement on sexual harassment at Skeptics events
Recent coverage in mainstream and social media of claims of sexual harassment at Skeptical events has highlighted a serious consideration for Skeptical groups around Australia and the world. In this country, most Skeptics groups have formulated codes of conduct, primarily for events such as convention and social meetings. With regard…
Sydney Skeptics Trivia Night – Thursday, March 1
Fun, prizes, and brain-twisting almost-impossible-to-answer questions
Scientific literacy low priority for CAM practitioners
Report says alt med practitioners need financial skills and the ability to sell ideas and products more than actually knowing something about science.
Guts in the pub – Sydney SitP February 1
Have you ever had a gut feeling about your health? The next Skeptics in the Pub meeting in Sydney on February 1 will take a look inside the myths and misconceptions about the microbiome and probiotics, with a touch of poo transplants on the way. Dr Andrea Leong is a…
Vale – Barry Williams
We say goodbye to one of the truly great characters of Australian skepticism.
Public hearing on TGA amendments – January 24, Canberra
Concerns about the promotion of pseudoscience and industry capture with new TGA system that abolishes pre-publication verification of ads
Vale – Colin Groves
The sad passing of one of the great characters of Australian Skeptics, scourge of the Creationists, an internationally leading anthropologist, and one of the nicest people you could want to meet.
Beasties in the Pub
Documentary filmmaker Samuel Hutchinson on Yowies, aliens and assorted strange things – Sydney Skeptics in the Pub, December 7