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Floating Frogs, Copper Bracelets, & Quantum

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A previously unaired episode from¬† “Lost in Diskspace!” of the Gritty Reboot: What is Pseudoscience?¬† From toxin removal to magnetic bracelets, Dan leads Sam and Becky through understanding why pseudoscientific explanations can be so convincing to even science enthusiasts.  

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Norman Borlaug’s Popcorn Balls

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From the “Lost in Diskspace” files! A previously unreleased episode from August 2, 2015 featuring Sam, Dan, and Bridget talking discussing baseball, myth and fantasy, snakes, “new” atheism, and a variant on Pascal’s wager. Aired May 13, 2018.

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Malarky in the Land of Oz

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Becky, Warb, and Paul discuss positive steps for humanism & freethought in prisons, politics, and publishing, with additional discussion of military experience, and Trump’s affinity for celebrity appointees.

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Homeopathic Poop Train

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Becky and Luke welcome back water quality expert Eric for Earth Day to take us through the ins and outs of bio-solids, plus an analysis of the weird beliefs behind homeopathic dilution, and what wine Jesus might have enjoyed after water-based transmogrification.

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