SGU Podcast #484: Ebola Hysteria, Living on Mars, E-Cat Cold Fusion, and Crocodilians

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For this week’s episode of The Skeptic’s Guide to the Universe Podcast, host Steven Novella is joined by his mates Rebecca Watson, Bob Novella, Jay Novella, and Evan Bernstein, where they talk about the AWARE (AWAreness during REsuscitation) study results confirming that NDE (near-death experiences) have not shown any quantifiable evidence of life after death.

But first, Steve and Rebecca discuss whether palm trees are actually trees or not.

IGN Keepin’ Reel Podcast: Marvel Movies: Are Heroes the New Villains?

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In this episode of IGN’s Keepin’ Reel Podcast, hosts Jim, Roth, and Chris dish out their speculations on Captain America 3, which will supposedly take place during the Civil War. Interestingly enough, Robert Downey, Jr. is negotiating to join the movie, where he is supposedly playing the antagonist as surprise — Tony Stark. So what does this mean for Cap?

Project Cars is Aiming for 1080p/60 fps for PS4 and Xbox One

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On Eurogamer at EGX 2014, Andy Tudor of Slightly Mad Studios explained why they are aiming for 1080p/60 fps on Project Cars for PS4 and Xbox One. “On Xbox One it’s not quite 1080p at the moment, but it’s not representative of the final quality. We’re still aiming to get there,” he said.


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The Doctor Who Podcast #277: Review of The Caretaker

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so far I’m totally digging Peter Capaldi as Matt Smith’s successor in BBC’s Doctor Who, because it’s refreshing to see the Doctor act as the Doctor once again. (As amusing Smith’s incarnation was, the sexist hipster sensibilities quickly wore thin for me).


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Now in the sixth episode of Doctor Who, the Doctor follows Clara into school disguised as The Caretaker. But what exactly is up his well-tailored sleeve?