Radio Freethinker

Vancouver's Number 1 Skeptical Podcast and Radio Show

Show notes for Episode 118

Posted by Ethan Clow on June 7, 2011

Radio Freethinker Episode 118 – The WHO on cell phones and cancer, police state skepticism plus an interview with PZ Myers

PZ Myers at Imagine no Religion Conference. Photo by Fred Bremmer

Download the episode here!

Song: None Of Us Are Free! by Lynyrd Skynyrd

Skeptical News:

A special thanks to Bryce Dunn and Luke Meat at CiTR for a job well done!

The World Health Organization on cell phones and cancer see here for press release. See additional resources here:

http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2011/jun/04/bad-science-ben-goldacre-mobile-phone-health
http://scienceblogs.com/insolence/2011/06/the_bride_of_the_son_of_the_revenge_of_c.php
http://bobpark.physics.umd.edu/

Police state watch?

Interview with PZ Myers

PZ’s blog Pharyngula

Skeptical Highlights:

1st International Boing Boing Meet up.  Boing Boing is the science and technology magazine many people are familiar with and today June 7th at 7:00pm a group of science “mutans” as they are described, are meeting up at Granville Island (near the duck pond) and each bringing a wonderful thing: i.e your favorite significant object, coveted curiosity, conversation piece, or mysterious item to the Meetup. See event listing on Meetup here

The Filter Bubble by Eli Pariser. see here for the TED talk

TV Series – Machines of Loving Grace by film-maker Adam Curtis. see here for more info

Other Docs by Adam Curtis worth checking out:

The Century of the Self
The Power of Nightmares
The Trap — What Happened to our Dream of Freedom

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