Cafe Inquiry

Thursday, December 12, 2019

Our regular monthy get together to talk about whatever interests us.

Skeptics in the Pub

Wednesday, November 11, 2019

Science and Reason with Skeptics in the Pub West Bay, Fiddlers Green, Millbrae sponsored by Bay Area Skeptics. (http://www.baskeptics.org/) If ye value critical thinking, and if ye scorn the film-flam man, and if ye drink, drink with us, your friends. If ye shun the brewer’s art, at least help us lay waste to bangers & …

East Bay Skeptics Dinner

Sunday, November 11, 2019

The East Bay Skeptics meet for dinner and discussion on the fourth Sunday of every month. Sometimes there is a topic and someone makes a short presentation about it before an open discussion,  and sometimes there is just open discussion of whatever is on people’s mind. Ordering dinner starts at 6pm, discussion starts after eating …

Independent Investigation Group – San Francisco Bay Area

Sunday, November 11, 2019

  The Independent Investigation Group was founded by Jim Underdown in Los Angeles about 10 years ago.  We have formed an affiliate in the Bay area<a href=”http://iigsfba.org”></a>.  The group administers a $100,000 challenge similar to Randi’s million dollar challenge and backed by the Committee  for Skeptical Inquiry. It meets regularly in the afternoon of the 4th …

BASBAHfest: A competitive onslaught of Bad Ad Hoc Hypotheses

Thursday, December 12, 2018

For the December 13, 2018 SkepTalk, BAS is inviting you to participate in a Bad Ad Hoc Hypothesis program where YOU will be the presenter. Pretty much all Ad Hoc hypotheses are bad, but the Bad Ad Hoc Hypothesis (or BAH) has become something of a term of art among science fans. Examples of BAH …

Cafe Inquiry

Thursday, November 11, 2019

Our regular monthy get together to talk about whatever interests us.

Independent Investigation Group – San Francisco Bay Area

Sunday, October 10, 2019

  The Independent Investigation Group was founded by Jim Underdown in Los Angeles about 10 years ago.  We have formed an affiliate in the Bay area<a href=”http://iigsfba.org”></a>.  The group administers a $100,000 challenge similar to Randi’s million dollar challenge and backed by the Committee  for Skeptical Inquiry. It meets regularly in the afternoon of the 4th …

East Bay Skeptics Dinner

Sunday, October 10, 2019

The East Bay Skeptics meet for dinner and discussion on the fourth Sunday of every month. Sometimes there is a topic and someone makes a short presentation about it before an open discussion,  and sometimes there is just open discussion of whatever is on people’s mind. Ordering dinner starts at 6pm, discussion starts after eating …

BAS Skeptalk: Josh Lofy -” A Skeptics Guide to Planet Hunting”

Thursday, November 11, 2018

Thousands of planets have been found circling stars other than our own in the past few decades! Come and learn about some of the underlying physics of planet hunting, as well as learn to focus your skeptical lenses to cut through to the truth for a variety of different planetary claims made from popular science …

Skeptics in the Pub

Wednesday, October 10, 2019

Science and Reason with Skeptics in the Pub West Bay, Fiddlers Green, Millbrae sponsored by Bay Area Skeptics. (http://www.baskeptics.org/) If ye value critical thinking, and if ye scorn the film-flam man, and if ye drink, drink with us, your friends. If ye shun the brewer’s art, at least help us lay waste to bangers & …