Episode #47: Spam, Fighting Robots and Disappearing Gods

You are now an atheist.

The 47th episode of Consilience is out! You can download the mp3 here (29mb) and the file’s page on Archive.org is here.

Starring

Teaching Angela to Appreciate History

1978 – First spam email sent by Gary Thuerk.

News

Robots Fighting Wars Could Be Blamed for Mistakes On the Battlefield.

Thinking about things makes God disappear.

Durban to harness wave energy.

The name pronunciation effect.

Cellphones still don’t cause cancer.

Link of the Week

Michael – “People Don’t Read, and Why It Matters to Skepticism” by Benjamin Radford.

Chris – How many people are in space right now?

Owen – The Human Bible podcast.

Quote

Submitted by Kevin Ternes.
“In science a negative result is as important as a positive one.”
– Prof. Ian Hood, Eleventh Hour – “Resurrection”

Announcements

  • Facebook Group Events is still broken. Please use Plancast instead.
  • Johannesburg:

http://archive.org/download/ConsilienceEpisode47/Consilience47.mp3
http://archive.org/details/ConsilienceEpisode47

About these ads
This entry was posted in Podcast. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s