Episodes
Pop culture tells us that the existence of billionaires is harmful to the economy. Is that so?
Published 07/27/21
Is clearcutting of forests for logging a public nuisance or a public benefit?
Published 07/20/21
Please bring Skeptoid to a larger audience by taking just a moment to nominate us for the Podcast Awards.
Published 07/16/21
An unlikely group of paranormalists has persuaded the American public that the government takes UFOs seriously.
Published 07/13/21
An unlikely group of paranormalists has persuaded the American public that the government takes UFOs seriously.
Published 07/06/21
Horses went extinct in North America at the end of the last ice age, but oddly some are now saying they didn't.
Published 06/29/21
To celebrate crawling out of our pandemic cocoons, I am doing a tour of the continental US with free events in as many cities as I can reach. To sign up and get more info come to skeptoid.com/tour.
Published 06/24/21
A comparison of two popular ways to help cope with the new water reality of global warming.
Published 06/22/21
The facts and fiction of what's possible and what's already been tried in switching human heads.
Published 06/15/21
The story behind the story of the many paranormal events associated with this former island in the Aral Sea
Published 06/08/21
In which another round of corrections is made to previous episodes. Keeping it real!
Published 06/01/21
The problem of a runaway catastrophe in Low Earth Orbit looms ever larger and closer.
Published 05/25/21
Cannabidiol is sold as an additive to just about every kind of product you can imagine. Why?
Published 05/18/21
Some of what we know about the Great Pyramid that exclude it having been built by aliens or Atlanteans.
Published 05/11/21
Some of what we know about the Great Pyramid that exclude it having been built by aliens or Atlanteans.
Published 05/04/21
Popular reports claim that a group os US Navy destroyers were buzzed by advanced drones in 2019.
Published 04/27/21
A woman named Becki is lounging by the pool at the Fontainebleau Hotel when she decides to proposition a strapping pool attendant. Go on a date with her...and her husband. What begins as an unconventional proposition will soon throw them all into the international spotlight. And that’s because the couple is none other than Jerry Falwell Jr. and his wife Becki, two of the most powerful figures in Evangelical America. Wondery presents In God We Lust, hosted by Brooke Siffrin and Aricia...
Published 04/20/21
Science refutes the claim made by some that the Moon is a hollow spaceship engineered by aliens.
Published 04/20/21
Some updates and additional information to a few past episodes... better all the time.
Published 04/13/21
What's true and what's not about the world's most popular cryptocurrency.
Published 04/06/21
Dark Air with Terry Carnation is a brand new podcast from Audioboom that premieres April 1st. Dark Air with Terry Carnation stars Rainn Wilson (The Office), Karan Soni (Deadpool), Al Madrigal (The Daily Show), and Yvette Nicole Brown (Community). Subscribe to Dark Air with Terry Carnation on Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/gb/podcast/dark-air-with-terry-carnation/id1557697853
Published 04/01/21
A charismatic Russian woman arrives in the US on a mission to improve relations between the two countries, and she soon makes some powerful friends. But who is Maria Butina? And who is she working for? As Maria gets closer to the rich and connected she also attracts the attention of the FBI. In the politically charged world of US-Russia relations, everyone has secrets and almost nothing is what it seems. From Wondery, the makers of The Shrink Next Door and Dr. Death comes SPY AFFAIR a story...
Published 03/30/21
A roundup of all the best pro-science characters from your favorite books, movies, and TV shows.
Published 03/30/21
This remote town in Alaska was said to have been abandoned because of violent Bigfoot attacks.
Published 03/23/21
A host of strange monsters are said to lurk beneath the surface of the world's deepest lake.
Published 03/16/21