This week on the Virtual Skeptics
- Bob extends his 16-year boycott of The View by another season;
- Eve is beheading Poles;
- Sharon envisions a Dracula theme park
- and Tim ices his back after TAM.
The panel this week:
Bob Blaskiewicz – CSI’s Conspiracy Guy web columnist, blogger for Skeptical Humanities and Swift Blog contributor
Eve Siebert – Editor and blogger at Skeptical Humanities and contributor to Skepticality
Sharon Hill – Editor of Doubtful News and author of the CSI’s Sounds Sciencey web column
Tim Farley – JREF Fellow, founder of Skeptools, Skepticality contributor and creator of What’s the Harm.
Brian Gregory – founder of Virtual Drinking Skeptically and host.
Look on the internet. It’s everywhere.
Seth Mnookin’s authoritative write up of McCarthy at PLoS:
Doubtful News: What Happened to Good Ol’ Fashioned Stakings?
Livescience: “Vampire” Graves Uncovered in Poland
Telegraph: Polish archaeologists unearth “vampire graves”
Guardian: What is the meaning of the “vampire graves” unearthed in Poland?
Slavia: Vampires from Drawsko
Andrew Hansford’s session at TAM2013 (includes links):
Brian’s Robot links:
NASA Droids Set for DARPA Military Robot Challenge
Yes, I’m planning on using DARPA video tonight.
George Hrab’s 21812 DVD is out, he was selling them at TAM!
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