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…
Skeptical community delivers in campaign for Britt Marie Hermes
Initial goal of A$80,000 has been raised for Hermes’ defamation case.
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
Anti-vaxxer Meryl Dorey on the hunt for $$$
Former head of anti-vax group trying to raise money for webinars while investigation into AVSN fund-raising continues