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The ESP – Ep. #330 – "Outside the EU, we can follow the science!"

The ESP – Ep. #330 – “Outside the EU, we can follow the science!”

  We are going to Australia! András and Annika are back and tell us all about upcoming events! The European Skeptics Congress in September in Vienna is sure exciting to go to, as is QED ...
The ESP - Ep. #329 - Don't be afraid of the light!

The ESP – Ep. #329 – Don’t be afraid of the light!

  An unusually short episode this week brought to you by Annika and András, featuring the first record of a ball-lightning observation in the English speaking world from 1195 AD, then we talk about a ...
TheESP – Ep. #328 – Erratic Boulders

TheESP – Ep. #328 – Erratic Boulders

  Frankie appoints a carnival of Cardinals
András is back and tells us not how to stand on a volcano, we have some listener feedback about YouTube banning videos and the QED conference release their ...
TheESP – Ep. #327 – Don't let the doomers get to you

TheESP – Ep. #327 – Don’t let the doomers get to you

  We need to fight for abortion rights – again
Monkeypox is coming - is that the new pandemic? Our favourite ESC is the European Skeptics Congress in Vienna in September and we're counting on ...
TheESP – Ep. #326 – The truth needs you!

TheESP – Ep. #326 – The truth needs you!

  Nessie is back - unless the camera is on
Ukraine wins the Eurovision Song Contest and Putin is not happy about it. On the other hand the other ESC - the European Skeptics Congress ...
TheESP – Ep. #325 – Salmon in Space!

TheESP – Ep. #325 – Salmon in Space!

  Covid death toll is more likely 15 million according to WHO
Annika is back! and after discussing stupid Putin and his failed war a little, we turn our focus to space. We look towards ...
TheESP – Ep. #324 – The sky is green with purple elephants

TheESP – Ep. #324 – The sky is green with purple elephants

Russia takes post-truth to new levels
Mostly bad news this week, but on the bright side we have The Skeptic's Guide soon to come out with their new book The Skeptic's Guide to ...
TheESP – Ep. #323 – Péter Krekó

TheESP – Ep. #323 – Péter Krekó

Social Psychology and conspiracy theories
In quick news the Hungarian Skeptics has announced Gábor Varga as their Flat Earth Award winner for 2022 and also we keep reminding all listeners to sign up ...
TheESP – Ep. #322 – Russian warship is finally f--d

TheESP – Ep. #322 – Russian warship is finally f–d

In other news, don't leave a mark on your pyjamas
In Hungary they are busy preparing for the flat Earth awards and András will be one of many excellent speakers at SkeptiCal in ...
TheESP – Ep. #321 – Huygens!

TheESP – Ep. #321 – Huygens!

Zelensky is not Soros' cousin
We remind you again to sign up for the European Skeptics Congress! It's going to be great! In other news, Darwin's iconic 'evolution as a tree'-notebook has been ...
TheESP – Ep. #320 – Propaganda

TheESP – Ep. #320 – Propaganda

Tickets released for the European Skeptics Congress! Sign up!
The Hungarian elections did not go well and that's not a political statement but a skeptical one. Propaganda is everywhere, but we put our ...
TheESP – Ep. #319 – It's always aliens!

TheESP – Ep. #319 – It’s always aliens!

Blast from the past: Nobody Silences Simon Singh
The Hungarian election is coming up, with a lot of Russian propaganda polarizing the public. In TWISH we remember the legal decision that cleared up ...
TheESP – Ep. #318 – Cruciatus Curse against Russia

TheESP – Ep. #318 – Cruciatus Curse against Russia

Don't stare into the Sun!
Both of the Earth's poles are going through extreme weather at the moment. Does that mean the end of the planet is already here? In TWISH we hear ...
TheESP – Ep. #317 – Doomscrolling

TheESP – Ep. #317 – Doomscrolling

Don't lose yourself in the bad news
Lots of bad news out there at the moment but try to not let it get to you. A Ukrainian drone flies all over Hungary undetected, ...
TheESP – Ep. #316 – Profiteers of disinformation

TheESP – Ep. #316 – Profiteers of disinformation

War and anti-vaxxers
We comment on some aspects of the war and also how you can best send help. In TWISH we celebrate good skeptic Massimo Polidoro and then we poke Pope Francis, ...