Graycen and Alison talk about plagues of locusts, frogs, and flies (well, beetles). They also talk about how we describe bodies in literature, and biologists’ problem with Microsoft Excel. Science Buffs · Episode 58: In The Passing LaneRead More Episode 58: In The Passing Lane
Graycen and Alison talk about meat twice, and also Stonehenge. They almost talked about pottery, but it got eaten by technical incompetence.Read More Episode 57: Mathe-meat-ical Model
Graycen and Alison talk about the databases that can make AI racist, and about why it was a bad idea to have sex in London in the 18th century. Then they interview astrophysicist Jimmy Negus about the scale model of our solar system on CU Boulder’s campus, and why it’s due for an upgrade.Read More Episode 56: The Fowl Ward
This episode Graycen and Alison talk about interesting space sounds, millennials, underground cities, and chestnut trees!Read More Episode 55: Ancient Roman Plastic
This week Graycen and Alison talk about the mysteries of eels and the perils of publishing. After the break they talk to author David Parrish about his book, The Gyroscope of Life.Read More Episode 54: The Old Eel and The Sea
This week, in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement, Graycen and Alison share some ways to donate money, recommend some podcasts by Black creators, recommend some books and poetry from Black writers, and finally share a science story about how proactive policing does not decrease crime.Read More Episode 53: Defund the Police
This week, Graycen and Alison talk about The Scream by Edvard Munch, spheres tied in knots, chins, and snakes.Read More Episode 52: The Scream Can Get It
This week, Graycen and Alison talk about corals, mosquitos, constipated lizards, and shy eels.Read More Episode 51: Another Of The World’s Horrors
This week Graycen and Alison talk about some science stories from the last two weeks, including: a space salvation, a Portuguese plant, a sea surprise, and a religious riddle.Read More Episode 50: The Panopticon Got Me!
Graycen and Alison talk about migrating deep sea fish and a magical science toilet. Possibly needs a gross out warning?Read More Episode 49: NOT comfortable. UN-comfortable.