165 World Travel (w/ Adrian Todd Zuniga)07/22/14
Kyle and David start off the show with an ultimate sing-off show-down.Then, traveling the world can seem like a non-stop glamorous life, but Literary Death Match creatorAdrian Todd Zuniga is back in the hatch to talk to the gang about the real...
164 Writing (w/ Diablo Cody)
The Professor Blastoff gang is back this week to discuss Tig's book and Godzilla. Then, have you ever wondered what goes into writing a book or screenplay? Diablo Cody is on the show to talk about why she hates watching her own movies, the...
163 Planning (w/ Andy Wood)
Kyle talks about hijinks on the set of an Apatow movie and leads the gang in a mother meditation about his mom's new iPhone. Then, have you ever wondered what goes into planning a huge festival? Bridgetown Comedy Festival producer/founder Andy Wood...
162 Vacations, Kickstarters, and a Food Purse
Tig, Kyle, and David are back to catch up on what's going on with Kyle's lifestyle, Tig's annoyance with popular sayings, David's tour stories, and the team brainstorms ideas about Tig's upcoming book and TV shows. Then, the gang discusses what...
161 Cults (w/ Leslie Wilson)
The Professor Blastoff crew is back to talk about how Kyle helps a family with the loss of their son and how David deals with the issues of moving, along with Blackfish,police helicopters, the Grammy's, andwhining firetrucks. Then Aaron is on to...
160 The Moon (w/ Mary Holland)
The Professor Blastoff gang starts off with another check-in on Kyle's new lifestyle, discuss the appropriate number of farts per day, explore "beet"ing meat, and Kyle tells a disappointing story about his experience at Morton's Steakhouse. Then,...
159 Puppeteering (w/ Colleen Smith)
Kyle discusses his birthday and dealing with his new diet whileTig chats about joining a gym, and then everyone competes in a "who can push out their belly more" game.Then, Colleen Smith, Groundlings teacher and puppeteer at the Jim Henson company...
158 Film Composing (w/ Nate Underkuffler)
Kyle starts the show off by discussing his recent experience performing at the Sasquatch festival and his appearance onHoward Stern before everybody discusses their current work projects and life status.Then, film composer and music editor Nate...
157 Materialism (w/ Tim Minchin)
Tig, David, and Kyle start off the show with Kyle's story about his TV, Tig's house hunting, and discussion about gluten and Celiac. Then, Australian musician/actor/writer Tim Minchin joins the crew for an excellent discussion about existence,...
156 Acceptance (w/ Becky Popelka)
On today's episode of Professor Blastoff, Tig is on pills due to tooth problems, and the gang talks about Kyle's nutritionist, Celiac disease, Amy Schumer, and worship jams. Then, Becky Popelka from DePaul University comes to the hatch to talk about...
155 Gay Athletes (w/ Renaud Notaro)
Tig, Kyle, and Dave start the show by talking about massages and show tunes. Then, Tig's brother Renaud Notaro from the Sports Think Tank joins the crew to discuss Michael Sam, the media, jersey sales, the Tim Tebow effect, and the effects of sexual...
154 Social Networks (w/ David Kennedy)
Tig, Kyle, and David start the s how off by discussing Easter and its weird by-products, bunnies, and traditions. Then, David Kennedy from the Rand Corporation joins them to discuss social groups, what makes someone interesting, comedian networking,...
Private 153 Animation (w/ Sara Pocock)
Kyle, Tig, and Dave talk about the difference between good and bad surprises, and Tig regales the others with the ultimatepoop story. Then, animator from Cosmos Sara Cocock climbs in the hatch to talk to the Professor Blastoff gang about different...
152 Screen Printing (w/ Dave Kloc)
After the Blastoff crew talk about Kyles new "silly act" disease diagnosis and their incredibly busy schedules, they welcome incredible illustrator & screen printer Dave Kloc to discuss screen printing. They'll chat about how Dave got into art, how...
151 Science of Creativity (w/ Corey Beilstein)
The Professor Blastoff gang start the show off by talking about future parenthood and Tig describes her "new thing" jar. Then, previous guestsCorey Beilstein andRob Cherry III come back to the show to flip the script and ask the questions for a...
149 Filmmaking (w/ Josh Radnor)
Tig, David, Kyle, and Josh Radnor discuss top shelf thoughts, how to navigate life in the public eye, the benefits of directing vs. acting, and Tootsie. Then, the gang goes on to talk about film-making, writing, music, and currenthappenings in the...
147 Empathy (w/ Leslie Span)
The Professor Blastoff gang starts off with some light-hearted stories this week about meditation, Ben Kingsley, and weirdsex pills. Then, guest Leslie Span joins to discuss how empathy can affect daily life and normal interactions for extremely...
145 Data (w/ Dan Phipps)
Dan Phipps, ablastronaut who has a MLIS from UCLA andworks at the California Digital Library on the Data Management Plan Tool joins the gang to teach them some facts about how to collect data, what it means, and how to use it get the results you...
144 Sensory Science (w/ Corey Beilstein)
Have you ever wondered if you have synesthesia or if you are a super taster? Sensory science expert Corey Bilestine joins the Blastoff crew to test the gang with certain taste and smell experiments and teach us all a little about how the science of...
143 GMOs (w/ John F. Montgomery)
UC Riverside PHD student John Montgomery drops by the hatch to talk all about GMOs with Tig, Kyle, and David on this week's Professor Blastoff! We'll learn what exactly GMOs are, some myths about GMOs, and what's good for our meat & bones. Plus, we...
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