Tagged: The Mile High Sanity Project

Episode 42: Cosmos Reboot in Review Ep. 12

The Project is back at full strength for a look at this divisive penultimate episode to Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey. What is the evidence for humans causing Climate Change? Where does healthy skepticism become denialism? And what do we think this episode could have done better? Get ready for a positive feedback loop on the […]

DaVinci Skull
Episode 41: Cosmos Reboot in Review Ep. 11

With Norm on hiatus, the Project calls in reinforcements to discuss episode eleven of Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey. Must we die? What can survive in the vacuum of space? And is Earth a noisy interstellar neighbor? Keep calm and chive on with the Mile High Sanity Project. Featuring special guest Brittny Rosenow.   References and […]

Cosmos Reboot in Review
Episode 40: Cosmos Reboot in Review Ep. 10

Greetings programs! Today we take a look at episode ten of the new Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey. It was a smaller journey, with huge implications. Who was the “electric boy”? What is the relationship between light and electromagnetism? Where did the notion of “fields” originate in science? It’s all part of what makes existence possible […]

Oldest Observed Galaxy
Episode 34: Cosmos Reboot in Review Ep. 4

The Project returns from a short hiatus with a review for episode four of Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey. Is the sky really full of ghosts? Can Chalmer explain photons to Norm? And why is the speed of light so crazy? Seeing is not believing in the edition of the Mile High Sanity Project. References and […]

Episode 33: Cosmos Reboot in Review Ep. 3

Today we’re back in it with a review of episode three of the new Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey. What scientific literary masterpiece almost went unpublished? Who was Edmond Halley? And did Einstein ever really fail math? Nullius en Verba with the Mile High Sanity Project.

Episode 31: Cosmos Reboot in Review, Ep. 1

The Project embarks on a story nearly 14 billion years in the making, with a look at the continuation of a journey started by Carl Sagan. Today we review the first episode of the new Cosmos: A Space Time Odyssey, hosted by Neil deGrasse Tyson.  What is your cosmic address? Who was Giordano Bruno? And how […]

Cristina Rad
Cristina Rad: Meet the Amazing TAMers

Joel Guttormson of the Richard Dawkins Foundation of Reason and Science interviews popular atheist vlogger and blogger Cristina Rad. Interview Meet the Amazing TAMers: Cristina Rad Produced by the Richard Dawkins Foundation for Reason and Science. Edited by Stage 2 A/V Productions . Questions provided by The Mile High Sanity Project. Check out Cristina Rad’s Youtube vlog at http://www.youtube.com/user/ZOMGitsCriss.

Episode 13: Complementary & Alternative Medicine Part 2

Back for round two, it’s Complimentary and Alternative Medicine… Two! Once again we take aim at some not as real methods of healing. Back pain? We’ve got you covered with a look at chiropractic treatment. Feeling a sense of pins and needles? Must be our analysis of acupuncture. What the heck constitutes a sound study? Follow along as Chalmer shows us how it’s done by examining these outlandish claims. Ready your Qi and line up your chakras; it’s the Mile High Sanity Project.

Alternative Medicine
Episode 11: Complementary and Alternative Medicine Part 1

In this episode we tackle alternative…different…almost-but not-quite-real medicine. Is it possible to even define alternative and complementary medicine? What is it and how does it work? Better yet … does it work at all? Is Quinine an herb or a chemical? And can Chalmer say cinchona? Queue up your Qi and break out the crystals, as we discuss some real fake medicine in this edition of The Mile High Sanity Project.