Science Faction
SF538: The Story of Rock Art

SF538: The Story of Rock Art

January 21, 2021

In this episode of "Tell Me a Science Story", the guys look at the history and importance of archaeological rock art, a new discovery that pushes back some of our known rock art dates, and why you should never trust your podcast cohost around your elderly family members.

SF537: A Dire Situation

SF537: A Dire Situation

January 19, 2021

The guys are back to discuss an amazing new article about Dire Wolves, the largest thing in the Universe that appears to be too big for our understanding of physics, and the worst way to ruin a wedding dress.

SF536: Corona Update

SF536: Corona Update

January 17, 2021

This week's Corona Update looks at why you need to keep wearing a mask, even after you get vaccinated and whether we should treat immunocompromised Covid patients, or just let them die for the greater good.

SF535:Why You Should Never Have a Threesome With Identical Twins

SF535:Why You Should Never Have a Threesome With Identical Twins

January 13, 2021

The guys are back to talk about why identical twins aren't always so identical, an ancient plague that may have changed prehistory, and why Santa Claus hates Russians.

SF534: The Year of Our Noid

SF534: The Year of Our Noid

January 8, 2021

In this episode of "Ask Bobby an UnGoogleable Question", we look at possible alternatives to an outdated timescale. 

SF533: Why Coca Cola is So Successful

SF533: Why Coca Cola is So Successful

January 6, 2021

In this episode, the guys discuss the ethics of experimenting on a brain in a jar, how one recent scientific discovery may change the world of drinking water, and the worst business decision Damian has ever made.

SF532: Corona Update

SF532: Corona Update

January 3, 2021

In this week's weekly Corona Update, we look at the spread of B117 within the United States, India's ambitious vaccination campaign, and how one of the most populated regions of the entire United States has hit 0% available ICU capacity.

SF531: A Christmas Gift From Our Patrons

SF531: A Christmas Gift From Our Patrons

December 31, 2020

For this holiday season, our Patreon-funded episode of "I Call BS" is being released for FREE on the main feed. Tune in this week where you can learn all about turning CO2 into jet fuel, why your water supply may be poisoned by a natural disaster, and the worst German person ever.

SF530: A Fungus Among Us

SF530: A Fungus Among Us

December 29, 2020

The guys discuss a scientific mystery that has finally been solved involving the Panama Canal, a tsunami in the 1960's, rapid evolution, The Spice Girls, and some dead people in the Pacific Northwest.

SF529: Corona Update

SF529: Corona Update

December 27, 2020

In this week's Corona Update, we do a deep dive into the scary UK Covid variant, B.1.1.7 and what makes it so different from the standard Covid strain.

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