This week Liz speaks to internet legend Cory Doctorow about his recent Sense About Science lecture, Cory tackles apathy (if he can be bothered), a spat in the psychiatry world, and what if historians had time machines? And more!
Cory Doctorow Interview (1:53) by Liz Lutgendorff Political Apathy (20:30) by Cory Hazlehurst DSM Spat (29:34) by Max Davie ORGcon (35:44) by Liz Lutgendorff (ft Peter Bradwell) Historians and Time Travel (44:23) by Victoria Stiles Nine Worlds (51:20) by James O’Malley (ft Ludi Valentine, Daniel Johnston and Erich Schultz) The sketch at the end is by David Lovesy & Brian Two
New Douglas Adams Audio (1:51) by Jon Treadway (ft Stephen Fry, Mark Carwardine and Douglas Adams) Julian Huppert on LibDem Science Policy (11:56) by James O’Malley & Liz Lutgendorff Jesus & Mo at the LSE (23:45) by James O’Malley (ft Chris Moos) Adam Rutherford Interview (31:26) by Liz Lutgendorff Technological Progress (40:58) by Drew Rae My Little Brony (50:00) by Salim Fadhley (ft Coder Brony) The sketch at the end is by David Lovesy and Brian Two
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Oslo Eyewitness (1:35) by Trish Hann Copyright Censorship (8:47) by James Firth What’s Wrong with ATOS? (15:19) by Steven Sumpter Patent trolls vs Inventors & Developers (26:24) by Salim Fadhley The AHS (36:05) by James O’Malley (ft Jenny Bartle and Mike Paynter) AltMed Regulation (45:16) by Dr*T Michael McIntyre Response (49:14) by Steve Leedale (performed by Alex Foster) Edinburgh Ghost Tours (53:00) by Ash Pryce The sketches were by David Lovesy, Brian Two and Steve Clark
You wait ages for a philosopher, and then three come along at once. Following Rebecca Goldstein and AC Grayling last week, this week we speak to Sam Harris about his new book ‘The Moral Landscape’… and much, much more.
The Moral Landscape (2:42) by James O’Malley & Liz Lutgendorff (ft Sam Harris) Koran Burning (16:04) by Pete Hague Lansley’s Tenets (22:16) by Simon Howard Free Markets & Fish (31:25) by Adam Jacobs Copyright Extension (37:28) by Salim Fadhley (ft Peter Bradwell) Humanist Schools in Uganda (44:34) by James O’Malley (ft Andrew West) The Ancestor’s Trail (49:56) by Liz Lutgendorff (ft Chris Jenord)
Science is vital (1:31) by Jenny Rohn Copyright and mob rule (12:51) by James Firth WTF FLQ (19:38) by Liz Lutgendorff Measuring the immeasurable (24:02) by Drew Rae Ad Hominems (31:00) by Jennie Rigg Trolling Part 3 (34:14) by Salim Fadhley George Hrab at QED (41:03) by Jon Treadway
Silly Season by George Poles Music Copyright by Salim Fadhley (ft Steve Lawson) Good Science is Boring by Drew Rae Bath Skeptics by Rob Weeks Guide to a Skeptical Summer by Liz Lutgendorff Now is the Month of Maying by the BHA Choir