Welcome to Edinburgh Skeptics

Statement From Edinburgh Skeptics Committee on the Laurence Krauss story in Buzzfeed.

Our Science Festival Line up is available to view, Click on the images below to view the line up: 



Every month, Edinburgh Skeptics hosts a talk, a discussion group, a cinema night and a pub social night, and we have a lively Facebook Group.

All our events are free of charge, though we do ask for a purely voluntary donation to help offset our costs.

Details of our coming events are on Meetup

Upcoming Events:

Sci-Screen Presents: The Macaw Conservation Project And Rio

Held by Edinburgh Skeptics Society on 28 June 2018 7:15 PM

In this Sci-Screen, Madeleine Berg will introduce us to the saga of the Blue Spix's Macaw, and about her first-hand experiences at a macaw research and conservation project in Peru. A screening of the movie Rio will follow, a much lighter but hear... Read More

ES Underground: Should we be skeptical of postmodernism?

Held by Edinburgh Skeptics Society on 1 July 2018 2:00 PM

What exactly are postmodernism, poststructuralism, deconstructionism, critical theory and lived experience? Are these good ideas? Is there such a thing as objective truth or is all truth relative and subjective?

Should an entire academic di... Read More

Fringe Volunteer meeting

Held by Edinburgh Skeptics Society on 5 July 2018 7:15 PM

It's that time of year when we need you to help us. As usual we are putting on 23 events on consecutive nights during the Fringe in August and that takes a lot of effort to make sure it goes smoothly.

From manning the door, handing out flye... Read More