Science Faction
SF344: How Not to Feed Hummingbirds

SF344: How Not to Feed Hummingbirds

July 19, 2019

The guys welcome back Dr Troy to discuss how happiness might make you procrastinate, a new form of HPV, and how best to trick a toddler.

SF342: How to Communicate Consent to a Deaf Partner

SF342: How to Communicate Consent to a Deaf Partner

July 14, 2019

The guys welcome back Bill to discuss how Southern Europeans ruin everything, how to cure food allergies, and how Damian is similar to a chimp trying to catch termites.

SF341: The Amazing Skin Boat

SF341: The Amazing Skin Boat

July 8, 2019

The guys welcome back Bill to discuss the origins of Native Americans, how a newly discovered event 170 million years ago changed evolution in the ocean forever, and how we finally got rid of HIV from an infected individual using LASER ART.

SF340: The Luckiest Cicadas

SF340: The Luckiest Cicadas

July 7, 2019

The guys welcome back Dr Troy to discuss what type of hat a vegan crocodile would wear, how to hook young insects on drugs, and why one more well-known psychological phenomenon is being called into question.

SF338: The Return of The Anti-Science Heel

SF338: The Return of The Anti-Science Heel

July 5, 2019

The guys welcome back Dr Nick for a discussion of bizarre hyenas, old wolf heads, and how to vaccinate your kids against diabetes.

SF339: The Cure for Dementia (is Death)

SF339: The Cure for Dementia (is Death)

July 1, 2019

The guys welcome back Dr Troy to discuss how to cure dementia, where blood types come from, and why a slutty radio burst is teaching us about the universe.

SF337: A World Full of Vikings

SF337: A World Full of Vikings

June 28, 2019

The guys welcome back Dr Nick to discuss the fabled history of his people, an amazing(ly overlooked) new paper that details a previously undiscovered early warning sign of Parkinson's disease, and how a brand new whale species temporarily existed in the mid '80s.

SF336: Two Raccoons in a Trenchcoat

SF336: Two Raccoons in a Trenchcoat

June 24, 2019

The guys welcome back Bill to discuss how rabies is life a real life zombie disease, the earliest use of cannabis in the archaeological record, and why mouse models are so full of themselves.

SF335: Penises Are Science

SF335: Penises Are Science

June 17, 2019

The guys welcome back Bill to discuss electricity, how gut bacteria might be taking your meds before you can, and why two hours of outdoor time a week in really good for you (or maybe not).

SF334: A Computer Made of Bees

SF334: A Computer Made of Bees

June 14, 2019

The guys welcome back "I Call BS" allstar, Dr Troy to discuss terrifying prions (again), why your "Restless Leg Syndrome" may be related to your farts, and how monkeys get drunk.