Event: FtBConscience 2

This coming weekend, from Friday, January 31 through Sunday, February 2 the second Freethought Blog on-line conference will be happening. The full schedule is available at Lanyrd. You can also subscribe to the schedule in the calendar of your choice here. The official con page is here at You can follow along on Twitter

Chicago, IL: Skepticamp

The Chicago Skeptics are pleased to announce that they will be hosting their third Skepticamp on April 5, 2014. Held at the Irish American Heritage Center, located at 4626 N. Knox Ave., Chicago, IL 60630. Doors will open at 10:30 am and will run from 11 am to 6 pm. Skepticamps are informal gatherings that

Community Beer Company Art & Booze Events

Portland, Oregon may be the paragon of craft beer, but the Dallas-Fort Worth area isn't doing too shabby either. With at least 10 active craft breweries in the area (and more on the way!), it's easy to find a brew to suit your needs and a brewery to drink it at. But every beer snob

CA: Blood Drive and Winter Solstice Party

On Sunday, December 22, 2013 at 11:00 am, Atheists United in California is having an all-in-one solstice-bbq-blood drive. The event will be held at the Center for Inquiry in Los Angeles. Free parking is available in the lot adjacent to the building. A blood donation bus, from Cedars-Sanai, will be on-site accepting. Donations will be

MA: Skeptics in the Pub

Join the Boston Skeptics for an early SitP and enjoy an evening with singer/songwriter Dan Hart. There will also be a traditional Boston Skeptics Yankee Swap! So bring a small, geeky, nerdy, scientific, blasphemous, cheap (under $10), wrapped gift and join in the fun! Monday evening, December 16 at 7:30 PM at Tommy Doyle’s in

EVENT: Comet ISON Live Video Chat

On Novemeber 28th, aka Thanksgiving, the comet C/2012 S1 (ISON) will pass the surface of the Sun. No one is quite sure what will happen... nothing, breaking apart, love at first site? You can join Phil Platt of Bad Astronomy and NASA scientists live via Google Hangout during ISON's journey towards the sun. The event

Washington DC: Improve Everywhere

So, I've never heard of this group before, Improve Everywhere, but this Matrix scene inside an NYC Macy's is freaking hilarious! On November 30, the group is planning an MP3 Experiment. Follow the link here for instructions. It sounds like a lot of fun. Here's a collection of previous experiments. Image via Wikicommons Image: ©

Skepchick Auctions: Dino Virgin Mary, Baby Pokemon Jesus & More

Cross-posted with Our planning for SkepchickCon 2014 at CONvergence is in full swing, and we have so much more in store for you. First, in addition to more full-hour interactive science and art workshops, we'll be offering science and art activities and salons all day long in our track room as well as doing