Science Faction
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.

SF333: Haters Gonna Science

SF333: Haters Gonna Science

June 10, 2019

The guys welcome back Dr Troy to discuss the origins of The Replication Crisis, a new genetic study that explains the origins of ancient peoples, and why "DNA Origami" is more than just a sweet band name.

SF332: How to Torture Animals Scientifically

SF332: How to Torture Animals Scientifically

June 7, 2019

The guys welcome back Dr Eva to discuss how best to torture mole rats, how your liver can see light, and why Damian is officially banned from most Bed, Bath, and Beyond locations.

SF331: This Has Nothing to do With Archaeology!

SF331: This Has Nothing to do With Archaeology!

June 2, 2019

The guys welcome the long awaited return of Dr Eva to discuss the origins of Mt Everest, the most interesting new discovery about autism that no-one is talking about, and how a bunch of supernovae may have accidentally caused human evolution.

SF330: Measles is People Too

SF330: Measles is People Too

June 1, 2019

The guys welcome back Dr Troy to discuss why the Measles vaccine is even better than you thought, why Finland isn't made up, and why the week's most interesting science article involves earwax. 

SF329: The Most Terrifying Science Podcast Episode You’ll Ever Hear

SF329: The Most Terrifying Science Podcast Episode You’ll Ever Hear

May 27, 2019

The guys welcome back Dr Troy to discuss the most terrifying thing according to smart people, why only the best rappers have diamond anvils, and how evil geniuses would destroy the world.

SF328: Bad Tasting Gum

SF328: Bad Tasting Gum

May 25, 2019

The guys welcome back Bill to discuss really old Nordic DNA, how to keep a flu virus at bay, and how the same animal evolved into existence twice, hundreds of thousands of years apart.

SF327: The Worst Cinnamon Rolls Ever

SF327: The Worst Cinnamon Rolls Ever

May 20, 2019

The guys welcome back Bill to discuss why serial killers may not exist in 20 years, why you may actually want to get a dangerous tropical virus, and why we may have an exciting (not so) new weapon in the fight against antibiotic resistance.