Science Faction 250

August 16, 2018

The guys welcome back Bill to discuss whether circumcision causes SIDS, how Glaucoma may be an autoimmune disease, and how allergies effect appendicitis. 


Science Faction 249

August 12, 2018

The guys welcome back Bill to discuss Parapsychology, how probiotics can actually harm you, what part of your brain may be causing you to be overly pessimistic, and how one brave man gave us almost all the sweet hallucinogenics that we enjoy today.


Science Faction 248

August 9, 2018

In this "I Call BS" episode, the guys welcome Ian to discuss whether or not a new strain of rice can treat HIV, whether or not brain-training games actually work, and whether or not being obese shortens length of time you are contagious with the flu. Play along at home and see if you can beat a comedian in recent science news trivia.


Science Faction 247

August 6, 2018

The guys welcome back Ian to discuss a previously unknown source of greenhouse gases, how our memories impact our experience of reality, and we get a visit from a very important scientist with a VERY interesting voice.


Science Faction 246

August 2, 2018

The guys welcome back Naomi to discuss a surprising thing that a brain parasite seems to make humans do, how one creature beat the asexual odds, how electrical stimulation of your brain will improve learning, and what a "sperm thief" is according to science.


Science Faction 245

July 29, 2018

The guys welcome Naomi to discuss friction and lubrication, 14K year-old bread that may or may not totally rewrite the history books, and why Hurricane Harvey's death toll may be getting higher for years to come.


Science Faction 244

July 26, 2018

Connor joins the guys to discuss how deli meats may be causing pretty severe problems, why Omega 3 supplements are a waste of money, and what type of damage cell phone radiation is doing to children's brains.


Science Faction 243

July 23, 2018

The guys welcome Connor to discuss why mushrooms are awesome, how gut bacteria can influence autistic symptoms, how to cure paralysis, and the everyday dangers that you would never expect to kill thousands of Americans every year.


Science Faction 242

July 19, 2018

The guys welcome a very special and attractive scientist to discuss an hour-long computer training program that will turn you into a human lie detector, why one particular leopard may soon go extinct in the wild, and why women are holding their pee in order to induce orgasm.


Science Faction 241

July 15, 2018

The guys discuss the newly discovered "Oldest Human Out of Africa", the oldest archaeological site in the Western Hemisphere, and the one idea that, if adopted, would change the world for the better.