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Ockham's Razor - Program podcast

Ockham's Razor - Program Podcast

William of Ockham was an English monk, philosopher, theologian, who provided the scientific method with its key principle 700 years ago. ...
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19 August 2012

08/18/12
Australia's population debate.

Cattle and methane

08/11/12
A lot of people, amongst them Britain's Lord Stern and Sir Paul McCartney, argue that eating less meat could help save the planet. But ...

What's your beef?

08/04/12
When Mark Whittaker, a cow farmer and journalist, moved to the country for a simpler life, he did not expect to discover that his cows ...

QWERTY - here to stay

07/28/12
There is no sense to its layout. Touch typists have wired their brains for the qwerty keyboard. Despite some attempts to introduce other ...

A grandmother confronts creationist beliefs in her family

07/21/12
Mildred Studders, a grandmother from Brisbane, hoping to encourage her grandchildren to think for themselves, posed several questions to ...

Computers and Literacy

07/14/12
Michael Callanan, a high school teacher from Brisbane, discusses whether computers in schools have a beneficial effect on academic ...

Are global cataclysms cyclic?

07/07/12
Geologist Peter James from Tasmania discusses what has happened over the centuries when Jupiter and Saturn line up with us and the sun.

Disease and civilization

06/30/12
Medical historian, Dr James Leavesley from Margaret River in Western Australia, talks about the times when diseases like typhoid, measles, ...

Indigenous Literacy

06/23/12
Jeanie Adams of Black Ink Press in Townsville, Northern Queensland, talks about some of the reasons for low literacy among many indigenous ...

Summer in the Antarctic

06/16/12
Professor Herbert Huppert, an Australian Geophysicist at Cambridge University, King's College, talks about his experiences while taking ...

The history of bell-ringing

06/09/12
Dr Heather Phillips from Adelaide talks about the history of the ringing of church bells in England.

Innovations that can change our lives

06/02/12
Dr Andrew Leigh MP is the Federal Member for Fraser in the ACT and today he talks about five ideas that can change our lives.