This week, Graycen and Alison talk about twins, billboards, trash, and quakes — but TWIST: they’re all in space! For this space-themed episode we also interview Abhi Boppana about his work on space suits.Read More Episode 27: Chunky Bubbles
Graycen and Alison talk about cats who know their names, mosquitos who don’t like Skrillex, and fungi that don’t respond to drugs. Then they interview Beth Gardiner about her new book, Choked: Life and Breath in the Age of Air Pollution.Read More Episode 26: A Cat Called ‘Ugh’
Graycen and Alison talk about some science stories they enjoyed this week, including stories about refrigeration, natural painkillers, and the frog-pocalypse. Next they interview Kaitlin McCreery, a Science Buff and mechanical engineer.Read More Episode 25: The Mermaids Are Still Safe
Graycen hosts a science game show for Alison, Max, and newcomer Erin. For each round, she lists two true facts and one false statement. Can you figure out which is the fake fact? In the process you’ll learn about boobs, bees, and buffalo.Read More Episode 24: Stuff Inside Other Stuff, a Buffs Talk Science game show!
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
This 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