Graycen and Alison talk about some recent science stories, including stories about tampons, Alzheimer’s, and parchment! After the break, they interview CU professor Justin Brumbaugh about his new lab and his work with stem cells.Read More Episode 23: Everybody’s Special In Their Bones!
In this episode, Graycen and Alison talk about mosquitos on diets, blood on shrouds, and germs on tissues. Next they interview Dr. Paula Cushing, an evolutionary biologist who studies arachnids (spiders and similar creatures) at the Denver Museum of Nature and Science.Read More Episode 22: French Kissing a Butterfly
his week, Graycen and Alison talk about poaching, the pill, and particle physics. After the break, we speak with Dr. Arjun Raj about why cells might have free will.Read More Episode 21: Dropping Baguette
Graycen and Alison talk about cricket terrorists, magnets (how do they work?), blue teeth, and weird injections. After the break they interview Dr. Jorge Nicolas Hernandez Charpak, creator of Latino Labs, and his fellow host Andrea Marton Menendez.Read More Episode 20: Tooth Tartare
No interview this week! Graycen and Alison just talk about some science stories they found interesting, including stories about space babies, fire ants, cheating robots, and James Watson, sigh.Read More Episode 19: He didn’t even TAKE the picture!
Here’s a blast from the past: the original, previously unaired pilot for Buffs Talk Science. This episode is about how science communicators could take a few leaves out of Donald Trump’s book on communication, regardless of how you feel about his politics. We’ll be back on schedule in two weeks– until then, happy holidays!Read More Bonus: Learning Science Communication from Donald Trump
Graycen and Alison talk about cute aggression, eavesdropping viruses, and plants on wheels! (Sorry, there are some strange transitions this week.) After the break they interview Ryan Harp about how the weather affects violent crime.Read More Episode 18: Kind Of Gross In The Face