#174 – Artificial Intelligence

July 16, 2017 // 0 Comments

https://theleagueofnerdsradio.files.wordpress.com/2017/07/174.mp3   I am AM %*% please enjoy this squishy human ‘entertainment’. Artificial intelligence is never going to happen, relax fellow [...]

#173 – Bought

July 9, 2017 // 1 Comment

https://theleagueofnerdsradio.files.wordpress.com/2017/06/173.mp3 Bought is a 2015 Documentary in which Tony Bark (Quicksliver from Xmen not the Marvel extended universe) tries to tie together all sorts of health based conspiracy theories. The films titular idea is that big pharma is paying to spread diseases. This frankly idiotic idea is repeatedly asserted by a cavalcade of the under qualified, misrepresented, and down right [...]

#172 – Alien: Covenant

June 25, 2017 // 0 Comments

https://theleagueofnerdsradio.files.wordpress.com/2017/06/172.mp3 Framed as a return to form after the calamity of Prometheus (which made $300 million profit ffs), Alien: Covenant is Ridley Scott’s, hopefully, final bash at the Alien franchise. We join a group of misfits with no real purpose or clear goal as they talk about a film with aliens and what [...]

#171 – Food, Inc

June 18, 2017 // 2 Comments

https://theleagueofnerdsradio.files.wordpress.com/2017/06/171.mp3 Food Inc a 2009 ‘Documentary’ on food production and consumption practices of North America. Mistaking less efficient and more labour intensive farming practices as some how better or natural is mistake. Food inc sets out to expose corporate greed or the while ignoring the exact same issue is ‘organic’ [...]

#170 – A Titanic Conspiracy

June 11, 2017 // 1 Comment

https://theleagueofnerdsradio.files.wordpress.com/2017/05/170.mp3 You know that famous ship that sank? Did it really sink? Is it sunk? who’da sunk it? There is a conspiracy of titanic proportion that the titanic didn’t actually sink instead was replaced by the sister ship.   [...]

#169 – Talking GMOs to skeptics

May 28, 2017 // 0 Comments

https://theleagueofnerdsradio.files.wordpress.com/2017/05/169.mp3 Myles feels like he needs to vent ok, let all just let him get this off his chest and be cool right? Myles recounts his experiences in giving a GMO evidence based talk to the skeptics in the pub throughout the [...]

#168 – Victorian Spiritualism

May 21, 2017 // 0 Comments

https://theleagueofnerdsradio.files.wordpress.com/2017/05/168.mp3 Sprits rap three times on this podcast if you are there… The nerds are joined by an apparition of Ash Pryce, writer of how to talk to the dead and accomplished skeptic. The crazy victorians really got into the dead even though it all started as a scam.   [...]

#167 – Chernobyl Nuclear Disaster

May 14, 2017 // 2 Comments

https://theleagueofnerdsradio.files.wordpress.com/2017/05/167.mp3 In early 1986 a series of bad choices lead to a global incident. Reactor number 4 of Chernobyl nuclear power station melted down, how and why and what were the [...]

#166 – Open Access Science

April 30, 2017 // 0 Comments

https://theleagueofnerdsradio.files.wordpress.com/2017/03/166.mp3 Boy is this an exciting topic to choose, but the access to science is so vital to so much. Having closed and difficult to reach areas of science can only hurt it. This week the nerds talk about the emergence of places like [...]

#165 – Lack of Science Jobs

April 23, 2017 // 0 Comments

https://theleagueofnerdsradio.files.wordpress.com/2017/03/165.mp3   Oh dear boys and girls, Myles and James have a disagreement, you know what to do! Form an immutable mental target of the ‘other’ and project an argument on to them. In this weeks exciting episode Myles and James have a civil discussion about science [...]