Wycombe Skeptics in the Pub is a place for inquisitive people of all ages to meet and converse in the High Wycombe area.
Skeptics are people who yearn to discover the truth behind extraordinary claims that people or groups may make, this can be in areas of alternative therapies, the paranormal, religion and faith, the afterlife or many other areas of life.
We make no claims to balance, and actively promote science, freedom of expression and secular humanism. We often end up talking about superstition, religious fundamentalism, censorship and conspiracy theory... and many other topics too!
We meet every two weeks, sometimes we have a guest speaker, and sometimes we just have a good social get together and exchange ideas and discuss the topics of the week. See our events below, and our social page to find out when we are meeting next.
You are welcome to come along and just sit and listen to others, or if you are braver get stuck right in!
Most of us have a fondness for good quality beer, so our current home is Wycombe’s only specialty ale house & bottle bar, The Bootlegger on Amersham Hill. It is also a Bring Your Own Food Pub, and they have free WiFi.
Wednesday, February 25 2015 at 8:00PM
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3 Amersham Hill,
Charlie Duncan Saffrey
What's the talk about?
Richard Feynman said "Philosophy of science is about as useful to scientists as ornithology is to birds", Charlie will challenge this thought and explore the ideas of the link between philosophy and science, and how philosophy can help us discover more about ourselves and the world.
Charlie Duncan Saffrey is a comedian, teacher and writer. He is the founder and host of Stand-up Philosophy, a philosophical comedy night at the Jeremy Bentham pub in London.