Net Neutrality (1:28) by David Eastman Assisted Dying (5:53) by Andy Gault Atheist Asylum Seeker (10:18) by Blakeley Nixon (ft Bob Churchill) Life Jackets & Oxygen Masks (18:45) by Drew Rae Eruv of this Nonsense (30:27) by James O’Malley Care.Data (35:27) by Adam Jacobs History Projects (43:59) by Vicky Stiles
There might not be any faster than light neutrinos, but what can we learn from a failed experiment? Might Iran embracing science be a good thing? And what’s life like in the armed forces for a non-believer? We find out in this week’s show!
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Failed Experiments (2:26) by Drew Rae Nuclear Iran (8:41) by David Eastman AVN vs HCCC (12:23) by Andrew Gould In The Navy (17:35) by Blakeley Nixon (ft Commander John Craig) Skeptical Fairy Tales (30:50) by Liz Lutgendorff (ft Stuart Taylor) Maglev Trains (40:50) by Tom Hodden Videogames as Art? (46:56) by Alex Fitch The sketch at the end is by David Lovesy and Brian Two
Rather than celebrate Christmas, we thought we should probably celebrate the life and work of Christopher Hitchens, who died on the 15th December. So please join us for this very Pod Delusion-type look at his life.
Obit (0:49) by Dave Cole Hitch and religion (8:40) by Cory Hazlehurst Hitch the Historian (15:46) by Rich Godbehere 6:36 Post-9/11 Hitch (23:42) by Mohammed Fahad (read by Alex Foster) 5:36 Regime change? (30:03) by David Eastman 4:14 Twitter Censorship? (35:40) by Dave Cross 6:12 Tweet inserts are by Sean Ellis Music by Milton Mermikidies
This week we find out whether the claims about “Earth 2.0” are too good to be true, catch up with the Voyager probes, and back on earth we discuss whether sharing NHS data is wise and discover the truth about H&M’s computer generated clothes models.
Kepler-22b (2:55) by Kash Farooq (ft Robert Simpson) NHS Data Sharing (13:22) by David Eastman Virtual Models at H&M (17:41) by Steven Sumpter Voyager’s Final Frontier (22:30) by Liz Lutgendorff (ft Ed Stone) Corporate Responsibility (33:06) by Adam Jacobs Declining Education Standards (39:10) by Peter Rowlett Tribal Scientist (45:11) by Kylie Sturgess (ft Michael McRae) Humans Are Amazing (54:44) by Drew Rae The sketch is by David Lovesy & Brian Two The Godel Song is by Ben Jones