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Dr Karl Podcast

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Join Dr Karl Kruszelnicki, Linda Marigliano and their scientific guests, with a bunch of curious triple j listeners for a weekly injection of science, myth-bashing and answers!

Join Dr Karl Kruszelnicki, Linda Marigliano and their scientific guests, with a bunch of curious triple j listeners for a weekly injection of science, myth-bashing and answers!

Location:

Sydney, NSW

Description:

Join Dr Karl Kruszelnicki, Linda Marigliano and their scientific guests, with a bunch of curious triple j listeners for a weekly injection of science, myth-bashing and answers!

Twitter:

@doctorkarl

Language:

English

Contact:

1300 0555 36


Episodes

Sleep-talkers, exploded stars, resistance

5/27/2020
Has the weather been impacted by the Coronavirus? Can you smell when someone is on their period? Was COVID-19 created in a lab? Dr Karl answers these questions and more on triple j Mornings, with host Lucy Smith and Science reporter Olivia Willis from ABC News.

Duration:00:37:39

Crocodiles, beards, indoor plants

5/20/2020
Can dogs be left or right handed? Where does the wax go when you burn a candle? How many coffees are too many coffees? Dr Karl answers these questions and more on triple j Mornings, with host Lucy Smith.

Duration:00:39:58

Waterbeds, barking, sticky floors

5/13/2020
Has evolution made our farts louder? Do rabbits see colour? How do I survive a plane crash? Dr Karl answers these questions and more on triple j Mornings, with host Lucy Smith.

Duration:00:35:18

Meteors, sleep twitching, feeling vibes

5/6/2020
Can Wearing a hat make you go bald? Can you physically feel a vibe or someone’s energy? Is it possible to crush someone’s head Game of Thrones-style? Dr Karl answers these questions and more on triple j Mornings, with host Karla Ranby, filling in for Lucy Smith.

Duration:00:35:28

Festivals, curves, core-gasms

4/29/2020
When can we go to music festivals again? Can you store a fart in a jar? Can exercising make you orgasm? Dr Karl answers these questions and more on triple j Mornings, with host Lucy Smith and Dr Norman Swan from the ABC's Coronacast podcast,

Duration:00:36:57

Time travel, fart temperature, eating your own hair

4/22/2020
Will the bushfires around Chernobyl release nuclear smoke into the air? What is Coronavirus doing for climate change? Why are my farts warm? Dr Karl answers these questions and more on triple j Mornings, with host Lucy Smith and Science reporter Olivia Willis from ABC News.

Duration:00:38:09

Hand washing, active cases, hot chooks

4/15/2020
How long does an asymptomatic person stay asymptomatic? Should we be worried about the fumes from hand sanitizer? How long can I eat my hot chicken leftovers for? Dr Karl answers these questions and more on triple j Mornings, with host Lucy Smith and Science reporter Olivia Willis from ABC News.

Duration:00:37:43

Face masks, dreadlocks, thoughts

4/8/2020
Can you get COVID-19 from patting dogs? When should we be using face masks in public? Can Coronavirus be transmitted through animal meat? Dr Karl answers these questions and more on triple j Mornings, with host Lucy Smith and Olivia Willis from ABC News.

Duration:00:36:23

Vaccines, receipts, 5G

4/1/2020
Can you be immune to COVID-19? Can it live on receipt paper? How do you test a vaccine? Dr Karl answers these questions and more on triple j Mornings, with host Lucy Smith and Olivia Willis from ABC News.

Duration:00:37:13

Surfing, disinfecting phones, petrol pumps

3/25/2020
Can you catch the Corona virus from a fart? What about a petrol pump? What about from surfing? Dr Karl answers these questions and more on triple j Mornings, with host Lucy Smith and Tegan Taylor from the ABC's Coronacast.

Duration:00:35:02

Holding in farts, magnets, face masks

3/18/2020
Why does drinking red cordial cure my hiccups? Why do I eat more in the winter? Can I touch my face with gloves on? Dr Karl answers these questions and more on triple j Mornings, with host Lucy Smith

Duration:00:41:22

Life on Mars, space welds, menstrual moon cycles

3/11/2020
Are we still seeing light from The Big Bang? Does space end? Is a earthquake on Mars called a Mars-quake? Dr Karl answers this question and more on triple j Mornings, with Professor Don Kurtz and host Lucy Smith.

Duration:00:35:10

Panic-buying, human extinction, hand washing

3/4/2020
What's the science behind all this toilet paper buying bullshit? Dr Karl answers this question and more on triple j Mornings, with host Lucy Smith.

Duration:00:35:49

Moon landing, fat birds, brighter LEDs

2/26/2020
Why don't birds have fat legs? Why are LED lights brighter then ever? Was the moon landing real? Dr Karl answers these questions and more on triple j Mornings with host Lucy Smith.

Duration:00:39:01

Protein powder, brain-freeze, carnivore diets

2/19/2020
Is protein powder a waste of money? Do men poo more then women? Why does my fried keep getting brain-freeze? Dr Karl answers these questions and more on triple j Mornings, with host Lucy Smith & special guest dietician Professor Clare Collins!

Duration:00:39:22

Boogers, corn, coffee aroma

2/12/2020
How does a dog recognise the opposite sex if they can't smell their butt? Is it healthy to eat your own boogers? Plus, is it possible to inter-breed species?

Duration:00:39:19

Watery eyes, snake venom, coronavirus

2/5/2020
Do your eyes water when you're getting a wax?

Duration:00:36:55

Lunchbox discoveries, Coronavirus, tastebud balls

1/29/2020
In this episode Dr Karl makes a brand new, ground breaking, mind blowing discovery that has changed his life.

Duration:00:42:33

Climate change, bushfires, phantom phone vibrations

1/22/2020
How scientists know what the temperature was in the years before records began? What role does cattle have on the impact of climate change? And how have the current bushfires affected carbon levels?

Duration:00:38:54

calories, catchy songs, sweat

1/15/2020
Why do we feel like vomiting after rigorous exercise? Does distance or speed burn more calories? Plus, the movement of air pollution.

Duration:00:34:52