Skeptics Conference Will Test Assumptions

Economics really is scientific. Circumcision can cure Aids. You can photograph ghosts. Yeah right….. These topics and others will provide food for thought at the annual NZ Skeptics Conference, being held in Wellington over September 25- 27. “We look …

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Skeptics Give Police Thumbs Down

The NZ Skeptics Bent Spoon for the most irresponsibly gullible statement in the media in the past year goes to Detective Senior Sergeant Ross Levy of the New Zealand Police Force for promoting psychics as “just another tool” in the investigative policing …

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UFOs to Hit Hamilton!

UFOs will soon be seen in Hamilton – that´s the confident prediction of the NZ Skeptics Society. The Society will kick off its annual three-day conference with its usual light-hearted launch on Friday 26 September. This year conference attendees will …

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TV3 gains Bent Spoon and Bravo Awards

In the first double-header of its kind, one organisation has won both brickbats and plaudits from the NZ Skeptics in its 2007 Bent Spoon and Bravo Awards for gullibility and critical thinking respectively – TV3 News and Current Affairs.

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2007 Skeptics Conference

Friday September 21 7pm Opening social gathering Saturday 22-Sunday 23 presentations from 9am Magic, mystery and medical issues discussed and debated. More information: http://skeptics.org.nz

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2007 Skeptics Conference

Magic, mystery and medicine make up a potent mix at this year´s Annual Skeptics Conference, being held at St Andrews College, Christchurch, over 21-23 September.

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