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I am but a humble science wizard trying to demystify the world. I explain cutting edge research as it comes fresh from the lab.

I am but a humble science wizard trying to demystify the world. I explain cutting edge research as it comes fresh from the lab.
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United States

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I am but a humble science wizard trying to demystify the world. I explain cutting edge research as it comes fresh from the lab.

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English


Episodes

Kitty Bitty Bo Bitty FeFiFo Fitty

4/15/2019
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A researcher from Tokyo has shown that cats do know their names. I break down the experiments and explain the results

Duration:00:06:42

Cancer Say We Didn't Warn Ya

3/29/2019
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How many cigarettes worth of cancer can a bottle of wine cause? A new study has figured it out. Hint: It's different for each sex.

Duration:00:06:04

If You're Hungry and You Know It, Yeet Your Tails

3/25/2019
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A new study has shown that a group of bacteria have the most metal way of dealing with starvation. They eject their swimming tails and go into a stationary state to preserve energy. I take a look at the interesting new study that explains this discovery.

Duration:00:05:36

Environmental Equality for All

3/21/2019
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A study has linked consumerism with pollution. It found a racial disparity between consumer supported pollution and pollution health costs. Unsurprisingly, minority communities are the most effected.

Duration:00:05:41

Hey There Hop Stuff

3/18/2019
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A new study has found that another compound in hops has useful effects against cancer. The researchers compared the compound to other well known compound in hops. This one is more effect but has a totally different mechanism of action. This paper illustrates many important points for scientists to remember. You have to have pure samples to ascertain effects, related molecules can have very different mechanisms of action, and sometimes, the most powerful substances are right under our...

Duration:00:06:19

Unzip Her Genes Before You Unzip Her Jeans

3/15/2019
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A new study from Dr. Aaron Lazorwitz has found that 5% of women have a genetic mutation that may cause their birth controls to be less effective. I look into the roles of progestin and the liver in birth control before going into a summary of the study.

Duration:00:06:52

Do You Want A Danish (Vaccine)?

3/11/2019
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A new study was recently published by a group from Denmark. They have shown, once again, that vaccines do not cause autism. Some people still believe that the inactive ingredients in vaccines trigger autism. I breakdown the ingredients of the MMR2 vaccine before I go into an explanation of the Danish paper.

Duration:00:05:38