Sep 29, 2017
In this episode of 10 Questions we sit down with Prof. Michael Dougan to ask some searching, evidence-based questions on Brexit. Are we really screwed? What's the process? And most importantly: how will Scotland fare?
Michael Dougan is Professor of European Law and Jean Monnet Chair in EU Law at the University of...
Jul 28, 2017
The morning after the birthday cake-infused Skeptics In The Pub
before, Mark Pentler sat down with Paul Zenon to discuss the world
of psychics and mediums in more detail. Plus they reminisce about
Blackpool, the place where they both grew up. It's like Portabello,
only with more Scottish people.
We're probably taking a...
Feb 22, 2017
Before he gave us his experience of modern medical trials Prof. Peter Sandercock sat down with Mark Pentler to talk about the challenges of keeping up with current research, who is at fault for people's misunderstanding of trial results, and what can be done about it. We also delve into Peter's journey...
Dec 7, 2016
After dazzling us with tales of the life of the professional science communicator (both bad and good. There was definitely some bad) he sat down with our own Mark Pentler to talk some more about the art of science communication and how difficult it is in this post-truth world.
Ali was born and raised in a small village...
Oct 5, 2016
Rumit Somaiya has spent the past 25 years touring casinos throughout the world with his team. Their aim is simply to overcome the ‘House Advantage’ using all cerebral methods available, in order to amass fortunes. Most people don’t understand the maths of gambling and sadly addiction is a major issue.