SciManDan public
[search 0]
More

Download the App!

show episodes
 
Loading …
show series
 
Author Marcus Chown joined me this week to discuss his brilliant books and the plight of the misinformation pandemic. The Ascent of Gravity: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Ascent-Gravity-Understand-Explains-Everything-ebook/dp/B01JM9PR52/ref=sr_1_1?keywords=ascent+of+gravity&qid=1637135735&qsid=262-1729873-0057205&sr=8-1&sres=147460188X%2CB005BMN446%2C01…
 
Volcanologist and science communicator extraordinaire Dr Janine Krippner joined us this week on the podcast as we discuss the wonderful science that is volcanology as well as some of the conspiracy theories surrounding it. She also faces off against Catz in Guess the Scientist. Here is Janine's Twitter: https://twitter.com/janinekrippner Here is he…
 
The wonderful Jim Browning joined me this week to talk about his very admirable cause of trying to stop those awful telephone scammers in their tracks. We chat about how he does it, and some of the more popular scams to watch out for as well as his experiences with those pesky conspiracy theorists. Jim's channel can be found here: https://www.youtu…
 
Gav from the brilliant Slow Mo Guys joined us this week to talk about his fantastic channel and of course THAT video of the spinning ball with water on, which the flat Earthers always use. He also faces off against Catz in The Scientist Game. You can find the Slow Mo Guys here: https://www.youtube.com/user/theslowmoguys Thank you all for listening!…
 
TikTok debunker Alexander Steward joined us this week on the podcast to talk about his rise on the short video platform, as well as all the conspiracies he's come across. And he faces off against Catz in the scientist game! You can find him here on TokTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@awrstewart?lang=en And here on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/a…
 
Astronomer Phil Plait joined us this week to talk Bad Astronomy, his work on the Hubble space telescope and he participates in a very close game of The Scientist game with Catz. Here is Phil's website: https://www.syfy.com/tags/bad-astronomy And the crash course astronomy playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL8dPuuaLjXtPAJr1ysd5yGIyiSFu…
 
Robin Ince joined us this week to tell us all about how he got his interest in science, the birth of the Infinite Monkey Cage Podcast AND he faces off against Catz in a fake flat Earth debate! It really is epic! You can find the infinite monkey cage podcast here: https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b00snr0w/episodes/downloads And you can find all the …
 
The wonderful Cara Santa Maria joined us this week to chat all things skeptical, how she got her start in science and of course she faces off against Catz in the Scientist game. You can find Cara here on twitter: @CaraSantaMaria And of course on The Skeptics Guide to the Universe too: https://www.theskepticsguide.org/ And here is her Talk Nerdy Pod…
 
The brilliant Dr Shini Somara joined us this week to talk science, her TV work and those pesky conspiracy theorists! You can find her here: http://www.drshinisomara.com/ And here are the brilliant Crash Course Physics videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OoO5d5P0Jn4&list=PL58rKAc12lkJZ_AEYekzyKqFtiFXPD2g8 Thanks for listening and we'll see you n…
 
This week we are joined by prolific Flat Earth and 5G deabter and debunker MCToon and his colleague Raynard, who is a conspiracy theory researcher. They tell us all about the current 5G conspiracy world, and how they infiltrated the 5G conspiracy ranks to break them from within. Here is MCToon's channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCf0loVAqbGf…
 
Mick West joined me this week to chat his rise to the top of the debunking world, his book Escaping the Rabbit Hole and pretty much all things conspiracy! Here is Micks website: https://www.metabunk.org/home/ Here is his YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/mickword And of course his book: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Escaping-Rabbit-Hole-Cons…
 
WE ARE BACK! Thank you all for your patience but Catz and I are finally back where today we chat with prolific flat Earth debater Craig from the channel FTFE. We chat with him about his debates, those pesky flat earthers in general and he goes up against Catz in the first ever Scientist game! Here is FTFE's channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/…
 
Two fantastic atheist YouTubers joined us this week to discuss all things atheism, and how they deal with other conspiracy theories. Catz gives us the science behind golf balls and everyone tries to roast me. You can find Paulogia on YouTube here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCIS4cWaXgWpznjwovFYQBJQ Paulogia Twitter: https://twitter.com/paulogi…
 
Ranty is the biggest flat Earther to have ever flipped back to team globe, and this week he joins us to tell us his story and he leaves EVERYTHING out there! You can find Ranty & Catz' Almost Unbelievable Paranormal Podcast here: https://podcasts.apple.com/gb/podcast/almost-unbelievable-paranormal-podcast/id1552711399 And their YouTube channel here…
 
This week we are joined once again by Spanners and Matt as we go through the science of Star Trek and just how plausible it is. They also try their hand again at Guess the Conspiracy. Last time they were on they guessed correctly. How would they do this time? You can find Spanners and Matt at https://missedapexpodcast.com/ See you next week!…
 
Matt (previously known as The Casual Spaceman) joins us to dissect last weeks Moon Landing denier and his 5 "proofs" as well as his plans for a rebranding of his channel. Catz gives us some interesting news about the knuckleball effect and Guess the Conspiracy is back! Here is Matt's channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCm5zHzscOwz8tetuWP6HWxg…
 
This we week we had a really enjoyable chat with Karl from lightsurfers.me who had 5 photos, and a few other points, that he thinks proves we didn't go to the moon. Catz and I listen and react to these proofs. If you want to see the visuals for this one then the FULL podcast will be released on the SciManDan Podcast YouTube channel on Monday. You c…
 
Professor Dave joins me this week to chat about his prolific rise in YouTube, how he smashed the Globebusters to bits and his new book that helps us all spot misleading science online. And of course he has a crack at the world famous guess the conspiracy game! Here is a link to Dave's book: https://www.amazon.co.uk/This-Wi-Fi-Organic-Spotting-Misle…
 
TV & Radio science presenter Greg Foot joined myself and Catz this week as we chatted about his TV and Radio work, as well as science communication in general and how important it is!! And of course he has a bash at the famous guess the conspiracy! You can find the YouTube channel here where Greg and Maddie live stream their science experiments: ht…
 
Spanners Ready and Matt Trumpets join me this week as we dissect the science from the much loved UK cult sci-fi show, Red Dwarf. How plausible could it actually be?? We discuss and have fun at the same time! Plus, they try out the legendary Guess the Conspiracy game! The episodes we discuss today are as follows: Series 1 Ep 1 - The End Series 3 Ep …
 
This week we spoke with Tom Kerr who is the Director of Operations at an observatory in Hawaii. Tom also dabbled in Astrology as a way to try and debunk it, making some predictions for his friends, much like Paul the Octopus who predicted World Cup matches back in 2010! Here is the Observatory where Tom works: http://about.ifa.hawaii.edu/ukirt/ Tom…
 
Coral Reef Scientist Emma Kennedy joined me this week on the podcast to chat coral reefs and the damage that climate change is causing, as well as climate change as a whole. She also has a crack at the now legendary game, Guess the Conspiracy! You can find Emma on Twitter here: https://twitter.com/reef_scientist And you can read more about her work…
 
The awesome space communicator Fraser Cain joined me this week on the podcast to chat all things space, his glorious creation Universe Today and those pesky space deniers. Also, can he get a point for the guests in Guess the Conspiracy? You can find his brilliant website here: https://www.universetoday.com/ Here is Fraser's YouTube channel: https:/…
 
Join us this week as Catz and I talk with the host of The Atheist Experience Matt Dillahunty. He speaks about atheism in general, how he got where he is now and of course pits his wits against guess the conspiracy! The Atheist Experience is on YouTube here: https://www.youtube.com/user/TheAtheistExperience You can find Matt on Twitter here: https:/…
 
Wolf (a.k.a. The Agent) from the magnificent Wolf Brothers Cinema joined us this week to talk about the world of psychic mediums and just how they do it! He even cold reads Catz with some surprising results! I talk about my own personal experience with a psychic medium and Wolf battles the famous Guess the Conspiracy Game. Here is the Wolf Brothers…
 
YouTube's Seek Truth Speak Truth joined us to talk about his journey back from the dark side of flat Earth. We chat the process of coming back, what the flat earth community was really like and how many other conspiracies he was tied up with. This was a fascinating one! You can find him on YouTube and watch his journey here: https://www.youtube.com…
 
The brilliant Chris Lintott from the Sky at Night joined me for a fascinating chat about the conspiracy theories of space, astronomy and the wonders of star formation, and of course has a crack at the famous guess the conspiracy game!! You can find Chris on Twitter here: https://twitter.com/chrislintott Thank you all for listening!…
 
In an absolutely fascinating interview, the director of Behind the Curve Daniel J Clark joins Catz and I as we chat THAT documentary, flat earthers as people and planet 9. Not only that, Daniel needs to try and pull the guests back into the game during Guess the Conspiracy! You can find Daniel on twitter here: https://twitter.com/djcfilm?lang=en Th…
 
This week I had a fascinating chat with Professor Michael Butter of Tübingen University about the nature of conspiracies, and the people that push them. Can we trick a conspiracy expert on Guess the Conspiracy?? You can find Michael Butter here: Twitter: https://twitter.com/ercpact Email: michael.butter@uni-tuebingen.de His book: https://www.amazon…
 
TikTok sensation and climate science student Abbie Richards joined us this week to chat about her viral conspiracy chart. Were there any conspiracies that either Catz or I had never heard of? Also, Abbie plays guess the conspiracy in a bid to extend the guests lead! You can find Abbie's chart on her TikTok here: https://www.tiktok.com/@tofology?lan…
 
The commercial spaceflight professional Kellie Gerardi joins us this week to chat the Mars One Mission, microgravity flights and the many space conspiracy theories that we see every day! And with the guests 3-1 in front in Guess the Conspiracy, can Catz and I pull it back for the podcast? You can find Kellie here... Instagram: https://www.instagram…
 
The awesome Jim Al-Khalili joins us this week as we discuss the world of quantum physics, how we deal with conspiracy theorists and of course enters the gladiatorial ring that is the guess the conspiracy game! Here is Jim's book, The World According to Physics: https://www.amazon.co.uk/World-According-Physics-Jim-Al-Khalili/dp/0691182302/ref=sr_1_3…
 
Joining me this week was the lovely Amy from the Vintage Space YouTube channel, who is an author and avid space flight enthusiast. We discussed her book "fighting for space", her love of space flight and some of the space related conspiracy theories. You can find the Vintage Space YouTube channel here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCw95T_TgbGHhT…
 
James from the brilliant Action Lab joins us this week to chat about his cool experiments and what sort of experiences he has had with the conspiracy theorists! Enjoy! Action Lab: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC1VLQPn9cYSqx8plbk9RxxQ James' book: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Extreme-Garage-Science-James-Orgill/dp/164170120X/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywo…
 
Loading …

Quick Reference Guide

Copyright 2021 | Sitemap | Privacy Policy | Terms of Service
Google login Twitter login Classic login