Posted by: grokscience | March 7, 2018

Resilience

As seen on a Sussex Directories Inc siteResilience is a term that is often referred to when discussing highly effective individuals. But, how do we build resilience in kids? On this episode, Dr. Kate Lund discussed building resilience in kids.

We’ll be singing… 😉

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Posted by: grokscience | February 28, 2018

Elephant Brain

imagesWhat are the hidden motives behind our actions? Why do our brains make up stories about our actions to keep us unaware of our real motives? On this episode, Dr. Robin Hanson discussed the elephant in the brain.

Where is my mind? 😉

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Posted by: grokscience | February 22, 2018

Annihilation

Adam_Rutherford_QED_02Annihilation, the new film by Alex Garland, explores the self-destructive capacity of humans in a unique alien landscape. On this episode, Dr. Adam Rutherford discussed his contributions to the development of Annihilation.

Take me to your leader… 😉

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Posted by: grokscience | February 14, 2018

Spring Migration

beehler-300x300The epic migration of songbirds heralds the dawning of spring. But, what does their migration tell us about nature? On this episode, Bruce Beehler discussed the springtime songbird migration.

Homeward bound… 😉

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Posted by: grokscience | February 7, 2018

Phone Breakup

PriceModern phones have gone from being a tool to a temptation. But, how do we break the cycle of addiction to our phones? On this episode, Catherine Price discussed how to break up with your phone.

It’s not you… 😉

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Posted by: grokscience | January 31, 2018

Triple Moon

isonpeach-andy_zps992f64c9A rare eclipse of a blue, super-moon will occur in North America on January 31. What is this rare triple event? On this episode, Dr. Andrew Fraknoi discussed the eclipse of the blue, super-moon.

Werewolves beware… 😉

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Posted by: grokscience | January 24, 2018

Proof of God

Inevitable-Evidenc-for-God-1Is there a god? And, can science provide any insight into this most pressing philosophical question? On this episode, Dr. Bernard Haisch discussed a scientific inquiry into the god question.

Thou art god? 😉

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Posted by: grokscience | January 10, 2018

Economist Diet

A162aAeMELL._UX250_Although weight loss may be a challenging problem, economic theory may be able to provide a solution. On this episode, Rob Barnett discussed the economist diet.

Supply and demand… 😉

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Posted by: grokscience | January 3, 2018

Puerto Rico Recovery

1466561345441Months after Hurricane Maria the Puerto Rico, the island faces food, water, and electricity shortages.  On this episode, Ingrid Montes discusses the recovery efforts on Puerto Rico and shares her thoughts on science and society.

Our thoughts go to all victims and our thanks to all emergency workers.

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Posted by: grokscience | December 20, 2017

Homo Nouveau

Don-Simborg-300x200What will be the next step in human evolution? Will genetic engineering and artificial intelligence be the driving force? On this episode, Dr. Don Simborg discussed what comes after Homo sapiens.

Take me to your leader… 😉

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