Part 2 of our last recording session with c0nc0rdance and again due to technical issues this episode is not up to our normal high standard. We talked about the idea known as Nobel disease, this is when nobel winning scientist go on to support bizarre and at time crazy ideas.
Myles and James are joined this week by Michael Marsh from the Good Thinking Society and Skeptics with a K to discuss the on going campaign to stop wasting limited money on a something which has been shown not to work. Marsh and the Good Thinking Society have been instrumental in forcing local funding boards into reviewing their policy on funding Homeopathy.
Myles was asked to go the QED for a panel on communicating skeptisim online he used this chance to nab us some interviews we a bunch of people who were in attendance.
links to the people interviewed
Myles and James discuss the issues around homeopathy. No better than placebo but yet still survives and thrives thanks to a multi-million dollar alternative medicine market. But if they are just placebos than what is the harm people should be free to waste their money, where’s the harm?