Dan Loxton
Guests: Pat Linse and Daniel Loxton
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This week on Skepticality, Swoopy talks with a true skeptical original: Skeptics Society co-founder Pat Linse, co-publisher and Art Director of Skeptic magazine. She is among skepticism's most influential pioneers — and yet, she has rarely stepped into the public spotlight. Among Pat's many groundbreaking innovations was the creation of Junior Skeptic (the 10-page kids' critical thinking insert bound within Skeptic magazine). Joining Pat in this interview is current Junior Skeptic editor and illustrator Daniel Loxton, here to talk about their latest creation: a full-color children's book released this week by Kids Can Press, entitled "Evolution: How We and All Living Things Came to Be".
Show Notes
 

Date – January 26th, 2010 read by Derek.

Pat Linse is the Art Director for Skeptic Magazine and the Skeptics Society.
- Works with Dr. Shermer to create the impressive work you see in Skeptic Magazine.
- Skeptics Society does all sorts of mini-events in California.
- Pat started the Jr. Skeptic content inside of Skeptic Magazine.
- You have to be truthful, yet light and friendly to get through to kids.
- Pat's favorite past Jr. Skeptic was all about Atlantis.
- Pat and Daniel now have a contract to do kids books based on their content.
Evolution: How We and All Living Things Came To Be.
- After some small drama, the book will finally be released by Canadian publiser 'Kids Can Press'.



 
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