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My brain is back from vacation

Bad AstronomyBy Phil PlaitSep 16, 2008 9:00 PM


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The SETI Institute has a regular podcast called "Are We Alone", hosted by astronomer Seth Shostak. I have a semi-regular feature on it called "Brains on Vacation", and the new one was just uploaded. Seth and I talk magic, belief, the JREF, and what I want to do as the new President. You can grab the higher-quality MP3 directly, or a somewhat lower-res but faster download version in WMA format. My segment starts pretty much right away, but of course you should listen to the whole show! Funny-- I'm listening to it now, and I say that there are no skeptic shows on TV. That's not right: I forgot about Mythbusters! And someday, maybe, Skeptologists will air...

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