In this episode Byrne and Wade and special guest author/YouTuber/physicist Prof. Philip Moriarty get their spandex on to discuss his new book ‘When the Uncertainty Principle goes to 11’. The guys listen and try to keep up as Prof. Philip talks about the link between quantum mechanics and heavy metal music. Buy the book: https://www.amazon.com/When-Uncertainty-Principle-Goes-11-ebook/dp/B01MRCAPRP Become […]
In this episode Byrne and Wade take a look at the human penis (AKA Satan’s Serpent, The Lap Lizard, The Skin Flute, The Alabama Black Snake, etc.). The guys look at what the research says about the male penis regarding the size, what women prefer, if a male’s height and foot length are a good […]
In this episode Byrne and Wade take a look at some of the statistical smoke and mirrors of your chances of winning when gambling. The guys take the complex and deceptive and break it down into an easy to understand way. Spoiler Alert: The house always wins.Become a Patreon: www.patreon.com/scigasmpodcastWebsite: www.sci-gasm.com Problem Gambling (Australia)- https://www.lifeline.org.au/get-help/topics/problem-gamblingNational Council on Problem […]
In this episode Byrne & Wade answer your questions ranging from Quantum Mechanics, to Climate Change, and even questions about why Byrne shorter than the average Australian male. Become a Patreon: www.patreon.com/scigasmpodcastWebsite: www.sci-gasm.com
In this episode, Byrne and Wade discuss what cataclysmic events we are overdue for here on Earth and out in space. From Earthquakes, Pandemics, to Supernovae, the guys break down a number of misconceptions about what we are really ‘overdue’ for, and what that definition even means. Become a Patreon: www.patreon.com/scigasmpodcastWebsite: www.sci-gasm.com
There is a lot of attention in the NHL, NFL, Rugby League and Union as well as other sports about protecting athletes from concussion. But what is a concussion and why do we only care about it now? Wade and Byrne explore the what the Science says about concussion in sports.
Everyone knows recycling is good for the planet! Then why does so much plastic end up as pollution in the ocean or as landfill? Byrne and Wade discuss the difficulties associated with getting people to recycle, encouraging the use of recycled materials and buying recycled goods.
In this episode Byrne and Wade discuss some of the fascinating ways that genes influence our lives. The guys delve into some of the common misconceptions about genetics, and some interesting (and nerdy) facts about these chemicals that play such a huge part in our, and our family’s health and wellbeing
In this episode Byrne and Wade revisit the idea of hunting. Many people say that certain types of hunting can be beneficial for the environment and local communities, but is this the whole story? The guys look at the latest research from all over the World and find some things that may surprise you! Become […]
Love ’em or hate ’em, Nickelback are one of the most successful musical acts of the early 2000’s. Why then are they so hated? What can we learn from the publics hatred of Nickelback? What are some of the methods scientists employ in an attempt to monitor and predict extreme shifts in public opinion? Sit […]