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The Science Pawdcast breaks down the latest science happening in the human world AND the pet world. Each episode will also bring you a guest to enthral you with their area of knowledge. You'll also catch up on the latest antics of Bunsen and Beaker, the Science Dogs! You'll learn, be captivated, and laugh along with host Jason Zackowski. Pets and Science, it's the pawfect mix. For Science, Empathy, and Cuteness!

The Science Pawdcast breaks down the latest science happening in the human world AND the pet world. Each episode will also bring you a guest to enthral you with their area of knowledge. You'll also catch up on the latest antics of Bunsen and Beaker, the Science Dogs! You'll learn, be captivated, and laugh along with host Jason Zackowski. Pets and Science, it's the pawfect mix. For Science, Empathy, and Cuteness!

Location:

Canada

Description:

The Science Pawdcast breaks down the latest science happening in the human world AND the pet world. Each episode will also bring you a guest to enthral you with their area of knowledge. You'll also catch up on the latest antics of Bunsen and Beaker, the Science Dogs! You'll learn, be captivated, and laugh along with host Jason Zackowski. Pets and Science, it's the pawfect mix. For Science, Empathy, and Cuteness!

Language:

English

Contact:

403-505-4170


Episodes

Pet Chat: Games, Community, and Pet Talk from June 25th

7/9/2022
This is bonus content from our live Twitter show on Saturday at 6PM Mountain/8PM Eastern where we meet to play games, break down stories about Bunsen and Beaker and share stories about our pets! We included the game this week in our recording - normally I edit it out! Bunsen and Beaker Links: The Bunsen and Beaker Website has adorable merch with hundreds of different combinations of designs and apparel- all with Printful- one of the highest quality companies we could...

Duration:01:18:01

SciChat with Anthrozoologist Maythe Han: Dogs as our "Children"

7/9/2022
Every Tuesday Evening we have a live chat with a scientist on Twitter/Wisdom/Clubhouse. If you miss the live chat, you can listen here. This is Mayhe Han a scientist who studies the interactions today of people and their dogs and how 'Dogdad or Dogmom" has become a relatively new thing! It's such a fun chat! Maythe's Links! https://twitter.com/maythehan https://odetodogs.com/ Bunsen and Beaker Links: The Bunsen and Beaker Website has adorable merch with hundreds of different...

Duration:01:11:22

Sci Chat with Mars Rover Scientist Dr. Sarah Milkovich

7/9/2022
Every Tuesday Evening we have a live chat with a scientist on Twitter/Wisdom/Clubhouse. If you miss the live chat, you can listen here. Dr. Sarah Milkovich is an amazing scientist that worked on most of the rovers that are on Mars. Those we had audio issues recording at the start, most of the awesome conversation is there! Dr. Milkovich's links! https://twitter.com/milkysa http://www.planetarywanderer.com/ Bunsen and Beaker Links: The Bunsen and Beaker Website has adorable merch with...

Duration:01:03:31

Season 4 Episode 22: Bones in Space, Butt Drags and Dr. Laci Brock on Brown Dwarf Planets

7/7/2022
This week on The Science Pawdcast we break down the latest study on bone loss in space. Conclusion? It's not great! Good thing we aren't going to space anytime soon. In Pet Science we get the answers to why your cat or dog might be dragging their butt along the floor. It's gross but interesting. Our expert in "Ask an Expert" is Dr. Laci Brock who will blow you away with her research on brown dwarf planets. We couldn't stop asking her questions! Don't miss it! Adam is away this week, so the...

Duration:01:03:19

Season 4 Episode 21: Baby Mammoth, Cortisol and Dogs and Simon Spichak on Bacteria Farts!

6/30/2022
Happy Canada Day! If you are listening to this July 1st our family wants to wish you a good one, eh? In science news we talk about the little baby mammoth that was unearthed in the Canadian tundra. We go into what the heck a mammoth is too! In Pet Science an amazing study shows that dogs protect kids from stress! Our guest in ask an expert is Simon Spichak a science communicator and champion of mental health for students. Oh we also get into BACTERIA FARTS! HA! Adam rounds out the show...

Duration:01:03:54

Spaces Unleashed Bonus Content: Sci Chat with Dr. Kimberly Arcand on Space X-Rays

6/29/2022
Every Tuesday Evening we have a live chat with a scientist on Twitter/Wisdom/Clubhouse. If you miss the live chat, you can listen here. Our guest in this show is Dr. Arcand, a visualization scientist who works with X-Rays from outer space! She is brilliant speaker and an author of amazing and adorable books! https://twitter.com/kimberlykowal Bunsen and Beaker Links: The Bunsen and Beaker Website has adorable merch with hundreds of different combinations of designs and apparel- all with...

Duration:01:04:25

Spaces Unleashed Bonus Content: Pet Chat June 16th

6/29/2022
This is bonus content from our live Twitter show on Saturday where we meet to play games, break down stories about Bunsen and Beaker and share stories about our pets! We included the game this week in our recording - normally I edit it out! Bunsen and Beaker Links: The Bunsen and Beaker Website has adorable merch with hundreds of different combinations of designs and apparel- all with Printful- one of the highest quality companies we could find! www.bunsenbernerbmd.com Our Spaces...

Duration:01:22:44

Spaces Unleashed Bonus Content: Sci Chat with Dr. Jan Scholtz on Super Massive Black Holes!

6/29/2022
Every Tuesday Evening we have a live chat with a scientist on Twitter/Wisdom/Clubhouse. If you miss the live chat, you can listen here. Our guest in this show is Dr. Jan Scholtz, an astrophysicist who chatted blackholes with us. It was an AMAZING discussion! https://twitter.com/astrojansen Bunsen and Beaker Links: The Bunsen and Beaker Website has adorable merch with hundreds of different combinations of designs and apparel- all with Printful- one of the highest quality companies we...

Duration:01:45:41

Season 4 Episode 20: RoboFreaky Finger, Night Blind Dogs and Planetary Scientist Dr. Sara Mazrouei

6/23/2022
After a week off due to work commitments and being SUPER sick with a wicked cold, we are back! In Science News we have a freaky finger news story were a teach built a robotic finger and covered it with living skin! In Pet Science we have a genetics study that found the gene that is behind nightblindness in dogs AND could be used to help humans as well! Our Expert guest this week is Planetary Scientist Dr. Sara Mazrouei who chats the moon and some other amazing space shenanigans! The...

Duration:00:56:42

Spaces Unleashed Bonus Content: Pet Chat from June 11th

6/19/2022
This is bonus content from our live Twitter show on Saturday where we meet to play games, break down stories about Bunsen and Beaker and share stories about our pets! We included the game this week in our recording - normally I edit it out! Bunsen and Beaker Links: The Bunsen and Beaker Website has adorable merch with hundreds of different combinations of designs and apparel- all with Printful- one of the highest quality companies we could find! www.bunsenbernerbmd.com Our Spaces...

Duration:01:08:56

Spaces Unleashed Bonus Content: Sci Chat with Guest Dr. Zazie Todd Animal Psychologist

6/19/2022
This is a recording of our live show that runs every Tuesday night on Twitter at 7PM Mountain Time/9 PM Eastern. Our guest in this recording was Dr. Zazie Todd Dr. Todd on Twitter: https://twitter.com/CompAnimalPsychhttps://twitter.com/CompAnimalPsych Bunsen and Beaker Links: The Bunsen and Beaker Website has adorable merch with hundreds of different combinations of designs and apparel- all with Printful- one of the highest quality companies we could find! www.bunsenbernerbmd.com Our...

Duration:00:51:59

Spaces Unleashed Bonus Content: Sci-Chat with Dr. Liz Murray on Phytoremediation

6/11/2022
Spaces Unleashed Sci Chat runs every Tuesday evening LIVE on Twitter. This is a recording on the show. You can listen live every Tuesday at 7PM Mountain Time/ 9 PM Eastern. Dr. Liz Murray talks Tibetan Mastiffs and using the sun and plants to break down dangerous pollutants. Dr. Murray on Twitter https://twitter.com/Takudabeast Bunsen and Beaker Links: The Bunsen and Beaker Website has adorable merch with hundreds of different combinations of designs and apparel- all with Printful- one...

Duration:01:13:54

Spaces Unleashed Bonus Content: Sci Chat with Civil Engineer Dr. Reshmina William

6/11/2022
Spaces Unleashed Sci Chat runs every Tuesday evening LIVE on Twitter. This is a recording on the show. You can listen live every Tuesday at 7PM Mountain Time/ 9 PM Eastern. Civil Engineer Dr. Reshmina William talks water problems and water engineering with us in a super fun and informative way! Dr. William on Twitter https://twitter.com/ReshminaWilliam Bunsen and Beaker Links: The Bunsen and Beaker Website has adorable merch with hundreds of different combinations of designs and...

Duration:01:07:29

Spaces Unleashed Bonus Content: Sci-Chat with Food Safety Donna Craig!

6/11/2022
This is a recording of our live show that runs every Tuesday night on Twitter at 7PM Mountain Time/9 PM Eastern. Our guest in this recording was Food Safety Expert Donna Craig! Donna on Twitter: https://twitter.com/craigofdonna Bunsen and Beaker Links: The Bunsen and Beaker Website has adorable merch with hundreds of different combinations of designs and apparel- all with Printful- one of the highest quality companies we could find! www.bunsenbernerbmd.com Our Spaces Sponsor: Bark and...

Duration:01:39:34

Season 4 Episode 19: Breaking down chemicals, dogs and Crohn's disease and Dr. Bashir on Brain Injury

6/9/2022
This week on The Science Pawdcast we have a story about breaking down some of those dangerous annoying forever chemicals PFAS. In Pet Science we look at a story that found something interesting about families that have dogs and Crohn's disease. Our guest is Dr. Asma Bashir about brain injuries, her podcast, and writing! It's a great conversation. Adam caught a bug (testing negative for COVID) and has been out of commission for a couple days we are taking a week off the family section. Dr....

Duration:00:58:15

Season 4 Episode 18: Moon Plants, Cat's Know Your Name and Quantum Scientist Andrea Damascelli

6/2/2022
This week on The Pawdcast we look at the ground breaking results from scientists growing plants in moon "dirt". What did they grow? How did the plants do? In Pet Science we look at a fun study that found that cats know their human's name. Do they listen? You'll have to find out! Our guest in Ask an Expert is Quantum Materials Scientist Andrea Damascelli and WOW- this conversation about these AMAZING materials will leave your head spinning. It's such an amazing chat. As always we have an...

Duration:01:12:52

Season 4 Episode 17: Parasites, COVID Sniffing Dogs Again and Astrophysicist Dr. Parshati Patel

5/26/2022
This week on the 'cast we have a fascinating study that looked at how parasite could control plant growth by weakening the animals that eat the plants! Amazing! In Pet Study we have a pupdated study on those COVID sniffing dogs...what did it find out? You'll have to listen in! Our expert guest is Astrophysicist Dr. Parshati Patel who chats space, sci-com and also promoting STEAM fields to girls! It's a great show! Listen in! Dr. P's Links: Dr. P on Twitter:...

Duration:01:13:34

Spaces Unleashed Bonus Content: Pet Chat from May 14

5/23/2022
This is bonus content from our live Twitter show on Saturday where we meet to play games, break down stories about Bunsen and Beaker and share stories about our pets! We included the game this week in our recording - normally I edit it out! Bunsen and Beaker Links: The Bunsen and Beaker Website has adorable merch with hundreds of different combinations of designs and apparel- all with Printful- one of the highest quality companies we could find! www.bunsenbernerbmd.com Our Spaces...

Duration:01:15:39

Spaces Unleashed Bonus Content: Sci Chat with Dr. Laci Brock

5/22/2022
Dr. Laci Brock was our guest on Sci-Chat which runs every Tuesday night on twitter (7PM Mountain Time, 9 PM Eastern) Dr. Brock is a planetary scientist and wowed us with tales of Brown Dwarf planets! Dr. Brock on Twitter: https://twitter.com/stellerarts Bunsen and Beaker Links: The Bunsen and Beaker Website has adorable merch with hundreds of different combinations of designs and apparel- all with Printful- one of the highest quality companies we could...

Duration:01:02:26

Season 4 Episode 16: Black Hole News, Pets and Pot and Environmental Scientist Ashley Parks!

5/19/2022
This week on the 'cast we have a deep dive (that we may never return from) into the news about the black hole imaged at the centre of the galaxy!! It's deep! Ha! In Pet Science we take a look at the rise in cases of pet poisoning from marijuana and the symptoms of pet ingestion. Our expert guest is Ashley Park, an environmental scientist who takes on an important trip through her job monitoring sea grass and manatee conservation! Ashley's Links! St. Johns River Water Management...

Duration:01:03:48