Welcome to the Auckland Skeptics in the Pub meetup group. This group is part of a larger, socially orientated group of skeptics. Details at http://skepticsinthepub.net.nz/

"A skeptic is one who prefers beliefs and conclusions that are reliable and valid to ones that are comforting or convenient, and therefore rigorously and openly applies the methods of science and reason to all empirical claims, especially their own. A skeptic provisionally proportions acceptance of any claim to valid logic and a fair and thorough assessment of available evidence, and studies the pitfalls of human reason and the mechanisms of deception so as to avoid being deceived by others or themselves. Skepticism values method over any particular conclusion." - Dr. Steven Novella of The New England Skeptics and The Skeptics Guide to the Universe podcast.

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Recent Meetups

  • 3 days ago · 7:00 PM

    Call for conference helpers

    9 Skeptics

    If you're willing to help out at the conference (and have booked a ticket to come along) then we'll be holding a meeting at The Windsor Castle next Tuesday night. If you... Learn more
  • October 14 · 7:00 PM

    Income Inequality - who cares?

    37 Skeptics | 4.00 4.001 | 2 Photos

    Tim Hazledine has been a professor in the Department of Economics at Auckland since 1992. He was brought up in Dunedin and educated at King's High School and the... Learn more
  • September 8 · 7:00 PM

    September Skeptics in the Pub

    18 Skeptics | 4.00 4.001

    Sorry about the late notice... This month we'll have Dr Helen Petousis-Harris from University of Auckland talking about anti-vaccination in NZ. More details to follow.
  • August 12 · 7:00 PM

    Skeptics Open Mic Night

    24 Skeptics | 3.00 3.002

    This month we'll be having a "open mic" night - this is your opportunity to rant about your favourite subject or educate us all about your perspective on a topic! Come... Learn more
  • July 14 · 7:00 PM

    July Skeptics in the Pub

    29 Skeptics

    There is a lot of misinformation about healthcare out there, and once you know what to look for you'll be seeing it everywhere. Homeopathy for cancer, magnets for... Learn more
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