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“The Truth About Alternative Medicine” – TAM 2012

Expert doctors Steven Novella, Harriet Hall, David Gorski, and Rachel Dunlop discuss so-called “alternative” medicine. What kinds of treatments does that term include? Are these treatments effective or even ethical? How can practitioners [...]

“If You Were Me: Using In-Group Language to Reach Out” – Carrie Poppy – TAM 2012

Carrie Poppy, Director of Communications at the James Randi Educational Foundation and co-host of the popular “Oh No, Ross and Carrie!” podcast, discusses the importance of using inclusive language while doing outreach. Combining [...]

Jamy Ian Swiss – “Overlapping Magisteria” – TAM 2012

World-famous magician and skeptic Jamy Ian Swiss shares his passionate vision for the scope of modern scientific skepticism, live from the stage at TAM 2012. With a special musical introduction by TAM emcee George Hrab.

Carol Tavris, Ph.D. – “A Skeptical Look at Pseudoneuroscience” – TAM 2012

Social psychologist Carol Tavris, Ph.D. explores the funny, disconcerting, and dangerous implications of poorly-applied neuroscience research. Live on stage at TAM 2012.

Dr. Karen Stollznow – “Talking to Tomorrow” – TAM 2012

Linguist, investigator, and JREF fellow Dr. Karen Stollznow uses her expertise in language to explain psychics, mediums, channelers, and other peddlers of the paranormal. Live on stage from TAM 2012. With a special musical introduction by TAM [...]

Dr. Pamela Gay – “Make the World Better (Ask if Anyone Minds Later)” – TAM 2012

Astronomer and educator Dr. Pamela Gay calls on skeptics to be proactive in creating a kinder, more rational, and welcoming society for both themselves and others. Live on stage at TAM 2012. With a special musical introduction by TAM emcee George [...]

“You are the Future of Skepticism on the Internet” – Tim Farley – TAM 2012

JREF research fellow Tim Farley, creator of WhatsTheHarm.net, details how skeptics are using the vast resources of the internet to educate the public about pseudoscience and the paranormal, and how skeptics on the web are holding peddlers of [...]

The Randi Show – Amaz!ng Adventure 2012

Randi extends his invitation to set sail with him and an exciting lineup of skeptical speakers on the Amaz!ng Adventure 2012, a cruise of the beautiful Mayan Riviera. Join Randi, Ben Radford, Jennifer Michael Hecht, Toni Van Pelt, and the JREF [...]

The Randi Show – TAM 2012 Memories

The Randi Show is a biweekly video podcast produced by the James Randi Educational Foundation. James Randi himself discusses news from the world of science, pseudoscience, and the paranormal. Plus, he shares some stories from his amazing life. [...]

Adam Savage Speaks at TAM London 2009

MythBusters’ Adam Savage on applying skepticism to his work on one of the most popular and beloved science shows of all time. Plus, Q&A from the audience at the James Randi Educational Foundation’s TAM London conference in 2009.