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This Week in Science – The Kickass Science Podcast

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The kickass science and technology radio show that delivers an irreverent look at the week in science and technology.

The kickass science and technology radio show that delivers an irreverent look at the week in science and technology.

Location:

Davis, CA

Description:

The kickass science and technology radio show that delivers an irreverent look at the week in science and technology.

Language:

English


Episodes

16 September, 2020 – Episode 791 – How Long Will This Last?

9/18/2020
Life Stories, Bacterial Magnetism, Cavefish Brains, Orca-stration, Whale Blubber, COVID Update, Worm Knowledge, Variable Chimps, Venomous Plants, Time Perception, Old Stews, Old Bears, And Much More... The post 16 September, 2020 – Episode 791 – How Long Will This Last? appeared first on This Week in Science - The Kickass Science Podcast.

Duration:01:53:39

09 September, 2020 – Episode 790 – How the West Was Burned

9/11/2020
Sleep & Stress, State Pain, Plant Bodies, Arctic Jeans, No Aliens, Mega Pixels, COVID Update, Naked Hearing, Conservation Works, Fishy Walk, Gibbon Gap, Milk Genes, Frigid Birds, And Much More... The post 09 September, 2020 – Episode 790 – How the West Was Burned appeared first on This Week in Science - The Kickass Science Podcast.

Duration:01:43:02

02 September, 2020 – Episode 789 – Science with a TWISt

9/5/2020
Black Hole Merger, Bacteria merger, Female Science, Water Source, Future Food, Road Kills, COVID Update, Armed By Food, Happy Mice, Microbiome Age, Brain Beats, Dark Stars, And Much More... The post 02 September, 2020 – Episode 789 – Science with a TWISt appeared first on This Week in Science - The Kickass Science Podcast.

Duration:01:52:07

26 August, 2020 – Episode 788 – Where’s the Brief?

8/28/2020
Space Bacteria, Boring Videos, Catching Fires, Rainfall Ecology, Painted Black, Interview with Dr. Jeremy Faust of Brief19 on Covid-19, Locust Drivers, Hydrogen life, Faster Warming, Cuttlefish Flamboyance, Coral Food, And Much More... The post 26 August, 2020 – Episode 788 – Where’s the Brief? appeared first on This Week in Science - The Kickass Science Podcast.

Duration:02:22:02

19 August, 2020 – Episode 787 – How to Save a Cow

8/20/2020
Take A Breath, Simple Speech, Slingshot Spiders, Drunk Sensors, Herpes Cure?, Eye Spots, COVID Update, Mystery Gas, Cosmic Rhythm, A Cartilage Fix, Morning Warmup, Baby Bat Babble, And Much More... The post 19 August, 2020 – Episode 787 – How to Save a Cow appeared first on This Week in Science - The Kickass Science Podcast.

Duration:01:43:23

12 August, 2020 – Episode 786 – TWIS Explains The Universe

8/13/2020
Water Worlds, Banana Teeth, Teeny Tiny Cleaners, Damaged Dish, Look-Alike Galaxy, Dolphin Age, Interview w/ Daniel Whiteson on Physics & Comics, COVID UPdate, Homeless Law, Shrinking Dwarfs, Placebo Brains, Tuatara Tales, Shrinking Fish, And Much More... The post 12 August, 2020 – Episode 786 – TWIS Explains The Universe appeared first on This Week in Science - The Kickass Science Podcast.

Duration:02:03:56

05 August, 2020 – Episode 785 – Why Are Lemurs???

8/6/2020
Martian Ice Sheets, Athletic Potential, Happier Cows, Sperm Spins, Juno Sparks, Toxic Spider Webs, INTERVIEW w/ Dr. Lydia Greene about Lemurs, COVID Update, Reversing Alzheimer's, MS Holy Grail, Brain Limits, Bad Pandas, Beetle Butts, And Much More... The post 05 August, 2020 – Episode 785 – Why Are Lemurs??? appeared first on This Week in Science - The Kickass Science Podcast.

Duration:02:00:00

29 July, 2020 – Episode 784 – How To Know A Narcissist

7/30/2020
NASA Perseveres, Bacterial Survivalists, Anxiety Animals, Alzheimer's Blood, Death Star Magnatar, AI For Bird ID, Narcissists Know Best, COVID Update, Poop Problem, Lighting Up Hearing, Dream Manipulation, Viking Virus, Stunting Growth, Thumb Necessity, Mosquito Bites, And Much More... The post 29 July, 2020 – Episode 784 – How To Know A Narcissist appeared first on This Week in Science - The Kickass Science Podcast.

Duration:01:39:32

22 July, 2020 – Episode 783 – Why the Earth Isn’t Flat

7/24/2020
Batting 1000, Nanostars!!!, Pig Vs. Dog, Hot In Here, Gonzalo Breaks Record, Creature Connectivity Correlation, Baby Picture!, COVID Update, Human Arrival, Good Plants, Brain Benefits, Feelings, Voice Matters, Outfox The Ferrets, Cube Earth, And Much More... The post 22 July, 2020 – Episode 783 – Why the Earth Isn’t Flat appeared first on This Week in Science - The Kickass Science Podcast.

Duration:01:54:17

15 July, 2020 – Episode 782 – Why Friendliness is Fabulous

7/17/2020
Cosmological Agreement, CAR-T Cure?, Daddy Mommas, Getting Gassy, Pigs Save Lungs, Interview w/ Dr. Brian Hare on The Survival of the Friendliest, COVID Update, Pickled Brains, Seeing Eye To Eye, Placental DNA Twist, Rat Rescuers, Lucky Handedness, And Much More... The post 15 July, 2020 – Episode 782 – Why Friendliness is Fabulous appeared first on This Week in Science - The Kickass Science Podcast.

Duration:02:04:53

08 July, 2020 – Episode 781 – How to Test for COVID

7/9/2020
Neandertal Gene, Perky Ears, Coconut Killer, Carbon Source, Dog Years, Date Whoever, Mitochondrial Editing, Interview re: CRISPR + COVID w/ Dr. Enrique Lin Shiao, COVID Update, Missing Monster, Hummingbird Counters?, Caecilian Fangs, ALAN!, And Much More... The post 08 July, 2020 – Episode 781 – How to Test for COVID appeared first on This Week in Science - The Kickass Science Podcast.

Duration:02:10:53

01 July, 2020 – Episode 780 – We’re Halfway There, and Living on Science

7/2/2020
New Flu?, Down Under Water, North American Penguinish, Absentee Voters, Bad Recycling News, Jello Jellyfish, Chicken Source, COVID Update, Got Stress?, Clearing Out The Old, Old Australian Plant, Long-tailed Tit Life, Flying Snakes, And Much More... The post 01 July, 2020 – Episode 780 – We’re Halfway There, and Living on Science appeared first on This Week in Science - The Kickass Science Podcast.

Duration:01:41:35

24 June, 2020 – Episode 779 – No Sleep, Just Science

6/25/2020
COVID Update, Viral Combat, Bipedal Crocs, Fashionable Parasites, Australia Canada Connection, NOT Neandertal Brains, Fungi Biofilm, Follow Your Nose, Migratory Poop, Aqua-fi, Imbalanced Merger, VIral Hijack, Avocado Gate, And Much More... The post 24 June, 2020 – Episode 779 – No Sleep, Just Science appeared first on This Week in Science - The Kickass Science Podcast.

Duration:01:40:53

17 June, 2020 – Episode 778 – How to Catch a Lizard

6/18/2020
COVID Update, Interview w/ Earyn McGee about #FindThatLizard, Bubble Bees, Lizard Fears, Santa Stories, Animal Beliefs, Earth Can Haz Friends?, Science Tweets?, And Much More... The post 17 June, 2020 – Episode 778 – How to Catch a Lizard appeared first on This Week in Science - The Kickass Science Podcast.

Duration:01:48:18

10 June, 2020 – Episode 777 – Science Takes Flight

6/12/2020
COVID Update, Sea Cucumber Hormones, Pink Means Business, Butterfly Armor, Bird Brains!, Parasite For Water, Artificial Sleep, Cancer-Fighting Fungi, Mate Choice, We Are The World, Great White Diet, And Much More... The post 10 June, 2020 – Episode 777 – Science Takes Flight appeared first on This Week in Science - The Kickass Science Podcast.

Duration:01:38:31

03 June, 2020 – Episode 776 – It’s Time For A Change

6/6/2020
Protest Psychology, Fox Life, COVID Self Care, Hemorrhagic Microbiome, Not So Royal Jelly, Misery Loves Company, Lab Grown Livers, Dead Sea Puzzle, Triple Negative, Fleeing Pole-Ward, Geo-engineered Problems?, Feral Cat Death, Rescue Dogs, And Much More... The post 03 June, 2020 – Episode 776 – It’s Time For A Change appeared first on This Week in Science - The Kickass Science Podcast.

Duration:01:40:15

27 May, 2020 – Episode 775 – To Health with Social Distance!

5/28/2020
What is in the This Week in Science Podcast? Interview w/ Dr. Jenny Tung on Social Behavior & Health, COVID Update, Biting Bumble Bees, Translucent Frog Legs, Bad For Ladies, Cosmic Flashlight, Maternal Neanderthal?, Stretchy Words, Mass Not Extinction, Narwhal Radio, And Much More… Support us on Patreon! Want to watch this on YouTube? You […] The post 27 May, 2020 – Episode 775 – To Health with Social Distance! appeared first on This Week in Science - The Kickass Science Podcast.

Duration:01:51:42

20 May, 2020 – Episode 774 – What’s in an Octopus’ Garden

5/22/2020
Interview w/ Chad King on Octopus Gardens, COVID Update, Pain In The Brain, Fungis On Twitter, Bird Spys, Eyes On, Irreproducible Results, Dr. Google, Funny Penguin Poop, And Much More... The post 20 May, 2020 – Episode 774 – What’s in an Octopus’ Garden appeared first on This Week in Science - The Kickass Science Podcast.

Duration:02:00:05

13 May, 2020 – Episode 773 – K9 COVID Angst

5/14/2020
COVID19 Update, Vagina Science, Turtle Moms Throw Sand, Angsty K9s, Creating Chimeras, Hidden Human Migration, T-rex Legs, Tools Of Self-Control, Night Pollinators, Tully Monster Chemistry, And Much More... The post 13 May, 2020 – Episode 773 – K9 COVID Angst appeared first on This Week in Science - The Kickass Science Podcast.

Duration:01:43:56

06 May, 2020 – Episode 772 – Celebrate the Science Teachers

5/7/2020
COVID19 Update, SMART Research, Dolphin Voices, Salmon Magnets, Neighborhood Black Hole, Hydrogen Worlds, Wireless Power, Mushrooms For Jet-Lag, Murder Hornet Mayhem, Sleeping Memory, Koala Licks, And Much More... The post 06 May, 2020 – Episode 772 – Celebrate the Science Teachers appeared first on This Week in Science - The Kickass Science Podcast.

Duration:01:50:04