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Michael Shermer
Science Salon
In the tradition of the Enlightenment salons that helped drive the Age of Reason, Science Salon is a series of conversations between Dr. Michael Shermer and leading scientists, scholars, and thinkers, about the most important issues of our time.
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4.7 stars from 439 ratings
Don’t be a dick!
Well said.
Spleefe via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 07/11/20
The opening commercial for the Great Courses Plus and it’s focus on the 1% of Americans that owned slaves almost 200 years ago is dumbfounding. There are literally active slave (labor and sexual) trades happening in Africa and Asia right now. It’s so virtuous that Michael informs us that slavery...Read full review »
podworkeatsleep via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 06/24/20
Science Salon
This is the best podcast I have ever heard I have been a Podcast listener for over three years and he cannot be beat. Michael Shermer is so articulate and well read and intelligent as are his guests on his program. If you want to join the intelligentsia this is a great place to start
IMREBBE via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 06/22/20
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