This Week on the VS
- Bob teaches children about Health Ranger Danger;
- Eve wants to inject your baby;
- Hey, it’s Wendy Hughes joining us this week;
- And Tim is looking into Nazi time machines….
What organization is often mentioned during the Skeptics Guide to the Universe as the creator or presenter of the podcast? (A regional skeptic organization)
Brian Gregory’s segment (at 4:13)
2020 Robo-Olympics and the beginning of the end
Eve Siebert’s segment (at 14:02)
Stan L. Block, “Playing Newborn Roulette: Parental Refusal of Vitamin K Injection,” Pediatric Annals 43.2 (Feb. 2014): 53-59. http://www.healio.com/pediatrics/journals/pedann/%7Bb5ee598c-213c-4284-86b7-c7055e31f71a%7D/playing-newborn-intracranial-roulette-parental-refusal-of-vitamin-k-injection
Clay Jones, “Separating Fact from Fiction in the Not-So-Normal Newborn Nursery: Vitamin K Shots,” Science Based Medicine http://www.sciencebasedmedicine.org/separating-fact-from-fiction-in-the-not-so-normal-newborn-nursery-vitamin-k-shots/
Phil Plait, “Vitamin K: Parents Refusing Injections Put Babies at Risk,” Bad Astronomy, Slate http://www.slate.com/blogs/bad_astronomy/2014/07/29/vitamin_k_parents_refusing_injections_put_babies_at_risk.html
Chris Mooney, “Babies Are Getting Brain Bleeds–Are Vaccine Fears to Blame?” Mother Jones http://www.motherjones.com/environment/2014/07/vitamin-k-injection-infants-safety
Wendy Hughes’ segment (at 24:57)
Apologies again for the audio problems, enable captioning to see what Wendy was saying!
Los Angeles Times – Student filmmakers find themselves drawn into the vaccine/autism fray http://www.latimes.com/health/la-me-vaccines-movie-20140721-story.html#page=1
Richard Saunders’ Vaccination Chronicles
Bob Blaskiewicz’s segment (at 30:30)
Tim Farley’s segment (at 35:36)
Mike Adams Builds a Natural News Nazi Time Machine http://www.twipscience.org/news/2014/7/25/mike-adams-builds-a-naturalnews-nazi-time-machine
Mike Adams building his own Wikis because Wikipedia is biased http://scienceblogs.com/insolence/2014/07/29/deja-vu-all-over-again-natural-medicine-wikis/
Atlanta Star Party is again on this year August 28. Pamela Gay & Nicole Gugliucci of CosmoQuest, also Derek Demeter, silent auction and more. $5 off if you type in KRELNIK2014 when you buy your tickets http://atlantastarparty.com/
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