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TRC #279: Infinity + Placebo Revisited + Was Canada Colder Than Mars

Episode #279 of TRC arrives with a whole bunch of numbers.   First Elan tries to explain infinity and why it is important to skeptics.    Next, Darren revisits placebo and finally Adam looks at whether Canada was recently colder than Mars. … Continue reading

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The Reality Check – Episode 6 – The Placebo Effect, Science on TV, and the art of persuasion

This week we discuss the placebo effect, science in entertainment, Science Debate 2008, and the art of persuasion in politics. Listen now: http://media.libsyn.com/media/therealitycheck/Reality_Check_6_Ep_6_-_2008-09-18.mp3 download mp3

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