In this episode Wade & Byrne discuss with author, embalmer and funeral director Caleb Wilde about what happens to a body after it dies. The guys discuss the embalming process and how one goes about ‘preparing’ a body, as well as some complications that may occur.
In this episode Byrne and Wade are live at Skepticon 2017 with Cara Santa Maria. The panel discuss when skepticism can become denialism, how the digital age has changed the way we interpret the news and all the usual laughs and jokes along the way. Become a Patreon of the show and receive a whole […]
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.
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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
Wade and Byrne are joined by one of Science’s busiest bodies, Derek Muller. They discuss why Derek (aka Veritasium) makes videos and from where he draws his inspiration. They also explore why it is important to be nice to people when trying to communicate Science… will Wade and Byrne heed Derek’s advice or continue to […]
Wade and Byrne talk to climate scientist Dr Angela Maharaj about the climate around climate science. They discuss the accuracy of climate models as well as the evidence scientists use to conclude humans are causing recent climate change. SoundCloud Stitcher iTunes
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 […]
In this episode Byrne and Wade look at if there are there any health benefits in getting on the ‘Ganga’? The guys assess some of the health claims behind smoking/ingesting Marijuana, and its chemical compounds. They also discuss why there’s still so much that we don’t know. iTunes: https://goo.gl/nicvGG SoundCloud: https://goo.gl/vVxKXb
I think in this episode Byrne & Wade explore just how flawed our recollection of events and past experiences can be. They take a look at how false memories can be ‘implanted’ in a person, and how ‘Forgotten Baby Syndrome’ is far more common than you may think.