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The CUSP

20 December, 2013 // 0 Comments

There is an interview with me on Episode 32 of The CUSP (The completely Unnecessary Skeptical Podcast).  You can listen by clicking here (excuse the sore throat, I’m currently battling a throat and ear infection. Boo!)  For those visiting my site for the first time …

Turns out that Whitstable might not be so haunted after all (who knew) and that all the recent ghost related news stories coming out of there were for a Channel 4 television show called ‘The Happenings’. I just saw the advert for it on television and …

A Wiltshire based vicar has landed himself in a spot of bother after telling children at a Chippenham school the story of Saint Nicholas which is the origin for the modern figure of Santa Claus. Apparently children went home in tears as Christmas was ruined …

A few weeks ago I spent some time at Iford Manor being filmed for a documentary called Paranormal Brighton by two students, Lillie Strong and Constance Venn. It was really fun and they were great to work with and asked some really great questions. You …

When I deliver talks to younger audiences my talks tend to focus on two ‘rules’. 1 – What we see isn’t always what is there; 2 – What we remember isn’t always what happened; Our perception of things around us is often flawed for numerous …

I don’t know when it died but one thing I am sure of is that ghost hunting is dead. That isn’t a ghost-related joke either, it really has ceased to exist and it seems that very few people have noticed. Looking back at my time …

Over Halloween I was spectacularly busy and totally forgot to plug the interview I did with Rhys Philips of Pythagoras’ Trousers, a Science & Technology Radio show broadcast on Radio Cardiff. It was a great interview with much better questioning than another recent interview I …

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