Ben Radford
Interview: Benjamin Radford
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 This week Skepticality is pleased to have back paranormal investigator Benjamin Radford. Derek talks with Ben about his recently concluded "Great Psychic Detective Challenge" which came about through amazing claims made to Ben while he was a guest on the Skeptiko Podcast. We also catch up with JREF (James Randi Educational Foundation) President Dr. Phil Plait about the upcoming Amazing Meeting 7, to be held in Las Vegas July 9-12.
Show Notes
 

 

Date -May 19th, 2009 read by Derek.


It's Derek is alone for a couple weeks while the women take over France.
Skeptrack at Dragon*Con 2009 is September 4-7 in Downtown Atlanta, GA.

Ben Radford investigated the 'best case' as chosen by Alex Tsakiris of the Skeptiko podcast
The case chosen by Alex was the Amy Hoffman murder investigation from 1981, in which the Psychic Detective Nancy Weber consulted local New Jersey police.
Alex wanted to change the rules of evidence and burden of proof.
Ben was able to solve the murder case just by using an old Phone Book alone.
Ben and co-mystery investigator, Joe Nickell this year at Dragon*Con.
Find more about Ben and his work at his website.
You can also follow Ben Radford on Facebook.

The Amazing Meeting 7 is held July 9-12, 2009 at the South Point Hotel and Casino
TAM London sold out in record time, they are trying to make more room. 
Phil worked on the Hubble Space Telescope which just received an overhaul.



 
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