A few things to keep you busy over the weekend…
- The latest Nearthwort Obtain podcast goes tripping on legal psychedelics such as Salvia divinorum. Well, legal there…not here.
- Thothweb’s latest podcast is on “Mysterious Earth Energies“.
- The most recent eSkeptic newsletter has two detailed reviews of Richard Dawkins’ The God Delusion (Amazon US and UK).
- RlC researcher Ben Hammott examines a curious anomaly in the church of Abbe Jean Rivière, the man who allegedly left without administering the Last Sacraments to Berenger Sauniere.
- Daniel Pinchbeck is now writing a column for Conscious Choice – his first contribution is “The Open Hand“.
- A skeptical review of Deborah Blum’s Ghost Hunters (Amazon US and UK). Yet another person who thinks that a small effect equates to not existing. Curious.
- Filer’s Files #5 for 2007 has the low-down on the latest ufological news.
- Colette Dowell has a two-part essay up on Robert Schoch’s website, titled “Shadows of the Past” (Part 1 and Part Two).
- Discover interviews artificial intelligence pioneer Marvin Minsky.
- Don’t call it a comeback! Binnall of America prepares the way for another bunch of excellent podcasts with this groovy preview.