Episode 58: In The Passing Lane

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 ยท Episode 58: In The Passing Lane Plague of locusts Article: Leslie B. Vosshall, Nature News & Views Research paper: Xiaojiao Guo et al., […]

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Episode 56: The Fowl Ward

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.

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Episode 53: Defund the Police

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.

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