Skeptics in the Pub - Martin Robbins

  • September 9, 2010 · 7:30 PM

Martin Robbins is a science writer and freelance journalist covering science, skepticism and politics at The Guardian, The Lay Scientist and beyond! In this talk Martin will give us a more global view of homeopathy, crackpots abroad and Bad Science in the developing world. He will cover Homeopaths in Haiti and Africa, AIDS denialism, how alt med props up the Cuban healthcare system, anti-vaccination movements in Africa and Asia, dodgy bomb-detectors, and a plethora of other stories about quacks amok in the third world. layscience.net mjrobbins.net

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  • Dave P.

    Fortunately, I managed to get home without having my penis stolen... Looks like it's a serious problem in some parts of the world:
    http://everything2.com/title/Penis+theft

    September 10, 2010

  • Steven L.

    presentation was interesting. q&a not disciplined enough.

    September 10, 2010

  • Dave

    Bloody brilliant. Shame I had to dash halfway through the Q&A - hope the Barman (who asked a perfectly sensible and reasonable question) had his question answered without too much snark from the regulars!!

    September 10, 2010

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