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IdioFacto is the science podcast that sorts the factual from the fabricated.

IdioFacto is the science podcast that sorts the factual from the fabricated.
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Australia

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IdioFacto is the science podcast that sorts the factual from the fabricated.

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@Idiofacto

Language:

English

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0447071384


Episodes

9 - Microwaves & Supplements

4/16/2019
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This week on IdioFacto we are joined by our first guest Dr. Sam Laucirica. Matt takes us through Microwaves and Levi and Dr. Sam discuss dietary supplements. Show notes for Microwaves ARPANSA Microwaves Article: https://www.arpansa.gov.au/understanding-radiation/radiation-sources/more-radiation-sources/microwave-ovens Engineer Guy (Bill Hammack) video: https://youtu.be/kp33ZprO0Ck Steve Mould CD in Microwave: https://youtu.be/7a_YKVf5Wls (I highly recommend you subscribe to this...

Duration:00:54:39

8 - GPS & Kombucha

4/9/2019
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In episode 8 of IdioFacto Levi guides you through the world of GPS and Matt taste tests Kombucha in search of the truth. Show notes for GPS GPS Clock Rollover https://techcrunch.com/2019/04/06/gps-rollover-is-today-heres-why-devices-might-get-wacky/ GPS explanation video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FU_pY2sTwTA Show notes for Kombucha Dr Axe article: https://draxe.com/7-reasons-drink-kombucha-everyday/ Kombucha: a systematic review of clinical evidence...

Duration:00:42:05

7 - Biological Kingdoms & Astrology

4/2/2019
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This week Matt walks us through the biological classification system and Levi discusses Astrology Show notes for BIOLOGICAL KINGDOMS ‘A Higher Level Classification of All Living Organisms’ https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4418965/pdf/pone.0119248.pdf ‘Sponges: Oldest Creatures in the Sea?’ https://youtu.be/ykKd8jsCREQ ‘Finding The Coelocanth’ https://youtu.be/4jl_txxYQEA Lungfish - ‘Underground Survivalist Fish’ https://youtu.be/vGj3XJjPIuU Most of the...

Duration:00:46:47

6 - Submarines & Acupuncture

3/26/2019
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In episode 6 of IdioFacto Levi dives deep into Submarines and Matt gets to the point with an acupuncture discussion. Show notes for Submarines Ships Inertial Navigation System - https://timeandnavigation.si.edu/satellite-navigation/reliable-global-navigation/first-satellite-navigation-system/navigating-a-submarine Excellent Explanatory Submarine Video - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gdy0gBVWAzE&t=582s Parts of a submarine -...

Duration:00:51:06

5 - Space Elevators & Essential Oils

3/19/2019
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This week Matt discusses Space Elevators and Levi covers Essential Oils Links for SPACE ELEVATORS American Journal of Physics article: https://pdfs.semanticscholar.org/d402/ba5f97884b7398ae2a1ff79136f9c1a03993.pdf British Interplanetary Society article: http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/1999JBIS...52..175L NASA article (archived): https://web.archive.org/web/20080919070924/https://science.nasa.gov/headlines/y2000/ast07sep_1.htm Upward Bound: Space Elevators - Isaac Arthur:...

Duration:00:42:40

4 - Fracking & Chiropractic

3/13/2019
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In the fourth episode of IdioFacto Levi covers Fracking and Matt discusses Chiropractic Show notes for Fracking Earthquakes https://stateimpact.npr.org/texas/tag/earthquake/ Fracking Dilution https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s12665-013-2672-9 "Annual Review" The Environmental Costs and Benefits of Fracking https://www.annualreviews.org/doi/abs/10.1146/annurev-environ-031113-144051 Fossil fuel emissions...

Duration:00:59:00

3 - Organ Transplants & Hypnosis

2/26/2019
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In the third episode of IdioFacto, Matt covers Organ Transplants and Levi discusses Hypnosis and Hypnotherapy Show notes for organ transplants "Why Is Organ Transplantation Clinically Important?" - Grinyo, J. M. Cold Spring Harb Perspect Med. 2013 https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3662355/ "A Brief History of Transplantation, Organ Donation and Research", Davidson, B. 2012 https://youtu.be/JqgzXFDaNig Transplant History...

Duration:00:50:55

2 - Large Hadron Collider & Anti-Vax

2/26/2019
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This week in IdioFacto, Levi covers the Large Hadron Collider and Matt covers the anti-vaccination movement. Show notes for the LHC Beyond the Higgs - Whats next for the LHC with Harry Cliff https://youtu.be/edvdzh9Pggg Image of a collision in the LHC https://goo.gl/images/sXXUhL Big Bang Machine documentary https://youtu.be/AdJn82JwhTM Show notes for anti-vaxxers Guardian "Vaxxed" Review...

Duration:01:02:17

1 - Helicopters & Reiki

2/26/2019
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In this, the inaugural episode of IdioFacto, Matt will discuss helicopters and auto-rotation and Levi will cover Reiki. Show notes for Helicopters and auto-rotation: Neil Degrasse Tyson thread https://twitter.com/neiltyson/status/623117641507557376 "Smarter Every Day" Autorotation video https://youtu.be/BTqu9iMiPIU "Learn Engineering" Helicopter Basics video https://youtu.be/2tdnqZgKa0E ABC news article for Christine...

Duration:00:45:27

0 - IdioFacto Trailer

2/21/2019
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The world of science is a fascinating landscape of atomic particles, chemical elements, living, breathing organisms and everything in between. It is the smallest of quarks and the largest of galaxies. It is the whirring, buzzing laboratory of engineering, the hissing, bubbling test tube of chemistry, the molten hot, high pressure environment of geology, and the beating heart of medicine. Science has been both a tool and a measurement of progression since humanity’s conception, but in its...

Duration:00:01:33