Posted by: grokscience | September 26, 2018

Illogical Logic

EugeniaHR007mainThe world may seem like an illogical place at time, but is there room for logic in an illogical world?Β  On this episode, Dr. Eugenia Cheng discussed the art of logic in an illogical world.

Where’s Spock? πŸ˜‰

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Posted by: grokscience | September 19, 2018

Cemetery Science

500px-Mount_Auburn_Cemeter_-_June_2005A cemetery may not seem like the most ideal place to conduct science, but Mount Auburn Cemetery is involving citizens in a wide variety of scientific projects. On this episode, Paul Kwiatkowski and Jeanne Mooney discussed citizen science at Mount Auburn Cemetery.

Spooky science… πŸ˜‰

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Posted by: grokscience | September 12, 2018

Sleepyhead

Henry-mini-768x875Sleep is an essential part of our lives, but one that we rarely think about, unless something goes wrong. On this episode, Henry Nicholls discussed the neuroscience of sleep.

What dreams may come… πŸ˜‰

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Posted by: grokscience | September 5, 2018

Visual Tracking

viewImageTraumatic brain injury and other brain disorders can be difficult to diagnose properly. Eye tracking is one technique to assess neurological function. On this episode, Dr. Jam Ghajar discussed neurological eye tracking.

Where is my mind? πŸ˜‰

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Posted by: grokscience | August 29, 2018

Food Fight

img_0472-e1534615901105Kids can be picky eaters, but is it possible to change their eating habits for the better? On this episode, Chef Gigi Gaggero discussed winning the food fight with kids.

Make food, not war… πŸ˜‰

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Posted by: grokscience | August 22, 2018

Revolution in the Sky

RangelovWhat is the future of cargo delivery? Two brothers think it’s in drones. On this episode, brothers Svilen and Konstantin Rangelov talkΒ about their drone project “The Black Swan” that can transport 800 pounds of cargo over 1500 miles.

One extra large cheeseburger to go!Β πŸ˜‰

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Posted by: grokscience | August 15, 2018

Sand Resources

220px-Beiservince2005Sand is the most consumed natural resources on earth, incorporated in building materials throughout the world. But, are we endanger of depleting this resource? On this episode, Vince Beiser discussed the story of sand.

Castles? πŸ˜‰

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Posted by: grokscience | August 8, 2018

Lion Heart

stolzenburg-home-portraitThe modern world can be daunting to all creatures, especially the wild cats of America. On this episode, Will Solzenburg discussed his new book, Heart of a Lion.

Excelsior! πŸ˜‰

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Posted by: grokscience | August 1, 2018

Fish Knowledge

5478What is the inner life of a fish? Is it possible to know what a fish knows? On this episode, Dr. Jonathan Balcombe discussed what a fish knows.

Let’s go swimming… πŸ˜‰

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Posted by: grokscience | July 25, 2018

Quantum Metal

philip-moriarty-university-of-nottinghamHow can Heavy Metal music help us understand the Heisenberg uncertainty principle? On this episode, Dr. Philip Moriarty discussed heavy metal music and quantum physics.

Crank it to 11! πŸ˜‰

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