Over the past few months, MEHSitP / Melbourne Skeptics have been working behind the scenes to put together SkeptiCamp Melbourne, a grass-roots skeptical event based on the successful BarCamp conference model in which attendees are the presenters. The first Australian SkeptiCamp was held in Sydney earlier this year, drawing roughly one hundred attendees who participated in concurrent talks held in two rooms for several … Continue reading SkeptiCamp Melbourne wants you!
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Podblack and Embiggen Books’ Recommended Reading
In association with Melbourne Skeptics, Melbourne Eastern Hills Skeptics recently presented 'Podblack's Booklist with Embiggen Books', a cosy presentation of Kylie Sturgess and Warren Bonett's recommended reading list for critical thinkers and popular science lovers. The event was also recorded and released as a special Science on Top episode. Here, for your future reading and … Continue reading Podblack and Embiggen Books’ Recommended Reading
Launching Melbourne Eastern Hills Skeptics in the Pub
Well, it's happening folks. After scouring my designated search area, I have found a location for the Melbourne Eastern Hills SitP to meet, which is the 'Knox Club' on the corner of Stud and Boronia Roads, Wantirna South Vic. The group currently comprises 19 interested parties, 11 of whom have indicated their intention to come … Continue reading Launching Melbourne Eastern Hills Skeptics in the Pub