Federal Budget promises changes to TGA
But details are sparse, and the implications unclear.
Sydney dinner, 4 June – Secrets of the Psychics
Special event – live reading by a self-professed psychic and how it is done
Report: NDIS concerned about chiro decision
Tribunal approval of chiropractic payments as part of Disability Insurance Scheme potentially opens floodgates to alt med payouts
Lyme disease inquiry underway
Claims range from suicides from the disease to “an unholy waste of money”.
Steve Wozniak touring Australia and NZ
The IT pioneer on ideas and ideas for ideas.
Lawrence ‘Unbelievable’ Leung at Sydney Comedy Festival
Skeptical comedian looks at “very strange things”
Sydney biohackers social event – April 14
A BYO social event for DIY biohackers put on by the BioFoundry, Australia’s first community lab for citizen scientists
NHMRC $3.3 million on wind farm research – “money down the drain”?
Funding for research into “wind farm syndrome” despite earlier findings that there was no consistent evidence it even exists.
Chiro Board says “toe the line” or else
The chiropractic industry regulator says those making false and misleading claims risk prosecution and disciplinary action.
Sydney dinner- April 9 – The evolution of anti-evolutionism
First Skeptics dinner in Sydney for 2016 on the return of creationism in science classes