Do you like Beer? Do you like Science? Perhaps you’d like to to have a beer (or cider) with us and talk Science? We’ll be hosting 3 nights of Pint of Science in Sydney on the following nights with a range of difference scientists from an array of scientific fields. Monday 14th of May @ […]
Science & Faith Part I w/ Vatican Astronomer/ String Theorist/ Priest Fr. Gabriele Gionti iTunes: https://goo.gl/nicvGG SoundCloud: https://goo.gl/9FH2x5
In this episode Wade discusses with Byrne about how mankind’s inability to do what we have always dreamed, has resulted in the evolution of the Herpes Virus HSV1 & HSV2. The guys also discuss why our dirty habits are allowing them to cross over.
I know what you’re probably thinking, “Here we go, another science communicator trying to change people’s minds that don’t agree with them.” I can assure you that’s not my intention. I want to highlight an issue that has allowed so many people with no background in a complex scientific field to come to the conclusion […]
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In this episode Wade and Byrne discuss the scientific method. They look at its benefits and flaws, and what to look out for in order to identify bullshit studies. Byrne uses the Deepak Chopra quote generator to find inspiration whilst Wade explains his thoughts on Flat-Earthers. Subscribe: iTunes Android
In this episode Byrne and Wade take a look at some of the strangest phobias going around and ask: Why do we have phobias? Are men or women more likely to get phobias? What does the Science say is the best way of treating a phobia? Why does the title of this episode mention Sex […]
The buzz around is that bee’s are in trouble. In this episode Wade and Byrne look at some of the different reasons people bee-lieve this and what Science says about the pesticides bee-ing used on our food crops.
In this episode Badass celebrity palaeontologist and Kesha criticiser Trevor Valle joins Sci-gasm to talk about digging up the past, teaching the present and preserving the future. He also explains why dinosaurs probably tasted like chicken and why moon-landing conspiracy theorists really grind his gears.
Special guest Professor Kevin Folta joins Wade and Byrne to discuss how Genetically Modified Organisms are created as well as the world altering possibilities that this controversial technology offers. They also address some of the biggest worries people have about GMOs and how just a little bit of understanding could save countless lives Available on: […]