The League of Nerds

#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 [...]

#164 – MMS’s Fake Malaria Trial

April 16, 2017 // 0 Comments

https://theleagueofnerdsradio.files.wordpress.com/2017/03/164.mp3 Did the red cross really test MMS (an industrial bleach) as a treatment for Malaria in Uganda? The nerds review a MMS sales pitch that makes heavy use of this idea. Shockingly they find it is bull and serious questions and possible criminal charges need to be put to the makers of this trial.     [...]

#163 – The Skeptical Community

April 2, 2017 // 0 Comments

https://theleagueofnerdsradio.files.wordpress.com/2017/01/163.mp3   Grant Richie Jr DDS joins the Nerds this week to talk about the Skeptical Community or if you prefer the ‘Skeptical Community?’ is it a thing? Should it be a thing? What can we do to make it better is that not really [...]

#162 – Vaccine Courts

March 26, 2017 // 0 Comments

https://theleagueofnerdsradio.files.wordpress.com/2017/03/162.mp3 What’s the deal with Vaccine courts? Are manufactures of vaccines completely exempt from being sued by patients who are injured by vaccines? The nerds are joined by lawyer Travis who walks the two legal dunces over the complicated legal [...]

#161 – Fracknation

March 19, 2017 // 0 Comments

https://theleagueofnerdsradio.files.wordpress.com/2017/03/161.mp3   In reply to Gasland, journalist Irish Boris Johnson (Phelim McAleer) decided to investigate some of the claims made in Gasland, at a press event he asked Gasland’s director (Josh Fox) why he did not mention that methane in water supplies has let others light their taps. Josh took exception to the circulating video clip and had it removed from online platforms. This lead to the crowd sourced project of [...]

#160 – Ken Ham

March 5, 2017 // 0 Comments

https://theleagueofnerdsradio.files.wordpress.com/2017/01/160.mp3 Sigh… So Ken Ham, bearded Jesus lover of Ark encounter and Bill Nye debate fame. The Nerds are joined by Natalie from the Science Enthusiast podcast and Science Moms documentary to talk about all things [...]

#158 – Guns Germs and Steel

February 19, 2017 // 0 Comments

https://theleagueofnerdsradio.files.wordpress.com/2017/01/158.mp3 Guns Germs and Steel, what is all the fuss! If you were under a rock Crash Course started then stopped a new series on human Geography in which it was heavily implied that Jared Diamond’s magnum opus had racist undertones. Bear in mind we recorded this episode in 2016 so sorry it is a little out of date, but now that the dust has cleared no one can accuse us of trying to feed off youtube drama. By no means a great theory or [...]

#157 – Dental Quackery

February 5, 2017 // 0 Comments

Grant Richie Jr DDS joins the Nerds this week to talk about Dental woo and Quackery, surprisingly like any rich and complex topic dental health has its own brand of woo and false hope peddlers   [...]

#156 – Captain Disillusion

January 29, 2017 // 0 Comments

https://theleagueofnerdsradio.files.wordpress.com/2016/12/156.mp3 Greetings children, the fantastic Captain Disillusion came by to have a chat with the nerds. We hope you enjoyed this as much as we did recording it. The Captain came by to talk about skeptism and what motives him in making his awesome videos.   [...]