Ground Control to Major Tom: Part 2 of 3

This is Major Tom to Ground Control, I’m stepping through the door And I’m floating in a most peculiar way, And the stars look very different today   We are back today with the second part of our Moonbase Tour! Today we get to visit the Moonbase COCOI...
Help Save a Life at Skepticon 7

Help Save a Life at Skepticon 7

The Community Blood Center of the Ozarks Bloodmobile will be at Skepticon again for a blood drive! If you want to help save lives while you’re having a blast at Skepticon 7, please consider helping us fulfill our goal of 25 units/donors!!!! If you donate blood,...

Ground Control to Major Tom: Part 1 of 3

Commencing countdown, engines on Ten, Nine, Eight, Seven, Six, Five, Four, Three, Two, One, Lift-off In the past few years we have made some changes to our lineup and some of the things that we have offered. One of those suggestions that you have been overly vocal in...
Stupendous Speaker Spotlight: Cara Santa Maria

Stupendous Speaker Spotlight: Cara Santa Maria

Cara Santa Maria has dedicated her life to improving science literacy by communicating scientific principles across media platforms. You probably recognize her from her weekly science podcast called “Talk Nerdy.” Science, education, and talkin’...
Let Skepticon “Upgrade U”

Let Skepticon “Upgrade U”

We’ve been looking for some creative new fundraisers because we’re still pretty short of our fundraising goal. Lauren’s been having us listen to her “Ladies Power Hour” radio station during all our meetings, so it was a no-brainer to take...
Super Duper Speaker Spotlight: PZ Myers

Super Duper Speaker Spotlight: PZ Myers

PZ Myers is definitely one of our more infamous cohorts. PZ (Which stands for Paul Zachary–thanks Wikipedia!) has been here since day one after we plied him with a pirate hat and beer. He regularly blogs over at Pharyngula and can be found at the University of...