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.


Teaching Angela to Appreciate History

1978 – First spam email sent by Gary Thuerk.


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.


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


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