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This Week in Science – The Kickass Science Podcast

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The kickass science and technology radio show that delivers an irreverent look at the week in science and technology.

The kickass science and technology radio show that delivers an irreverent look at the week in science and technology.

Location:

Davis, CA

Description:

The kickass science and technology radio show that delivers an irreverent look at the week in science and technology.

Language:

English


Episodes

01 July, 2020 – Episode 780 – We’re Halfway There, and Living on Science

7/2/2020
New Flu?, Down Under Water, North American Penguinish, Absentee Voters, Bad Recycling News, Jello Jellyfish, Chicken Source, COVID Update, Got Stress?, Clearing Out The Old, Old Australian Plant, Long-tailed Tit Life, Flying Snakes, And Much More... The post 01 July, 2020 – Episode 780 – We’re Halfway There, and Living on Science appeared first on This Week in Science - The Kickass Science Podcast.

Duration:01:41:35

24 June, 2020 – Episode 779 – No Sleep, Just Science

6/25/2020
COVID Update, Viral Combat, Bipedal Crocs, Fashionable Parasites, Australia Canada Connection, NOT Neandertal Brains, Fungi Biofilm, Follow Your Nose, Migratory Poop, Aqua-fi, Imbalanced Merger, VIral Hijack, Avocado Gate, And Much More... The post 24 June, 2020 – Episode 779 – No Sleep, Just Science appeared first on This Week in Science - The Kickass Science Podcast.

Duration:01:40:53

17 June, 2020 – Episode 778 – How to Catch a Lizard

6/18/2020
COVID Update, Interview w/ Earyn McGee about #FindThatLizard, Bubble Bees, Lizard Fears, Santa Stories, Animal Beliefs, Earth Can Haz Friends?, Science Tweets?, And Much More... The post 17 June, 2020 – Episode 778 – How to Catch a Lizard appeared first on This Week in Science - The Kickass Science Podcast.

Duration:01:48:18

10 June, 2020 – Episode 777 – Science Takes Flight

6/12/2020
COVID Update, Sea Cucumber Hormones, Pink Means Business, Butterfly Armor, Bird Brains!, Parasite For Water, Artificial Sleep, Cancer-Fighting Fungi, Mate Choice, We Are The World, Great White Diet, And Much More... The post 10 June, 2020 – Episode 777 – Science Takes Flight appeared first on This Week in Science - The Kickass Science Podcast.

Duration:01:38:31

03 June, 2020 – Episode 776 – It’s Time For A Change

6/6/2020
Protest Psychology, Fox Life, COVID Self Care, Hemorrhagic Microbiome, Not So Royal Jelly, Misery Loves Company, Lab Grown Livers, Dead Sea Puzzle, Triple Negative, Fleeing Pole-Ward, Geo-engineered Problems?, Feral Cat Death, Rescue Dogs, And Much More... The post 03 June, 2020 – Episode 776 – It’s Time For A Change appeared first on This Week in Science - The Kickass Science Podcast.

Duration:01:40:15

27 May, 2020 – Episode 775 – To Health with Social Distance!

5/28/2020
What is in the This Week in Science Podcast? Interview w/ Dr. Jenny Tung on Social Behavior & Health, COVID Update, Biting Bumble Bees, Translucent Frog Legs, Bad For Ladies, Cosmic Flashlight, Maternal Neanderthal?, Stretchy Words, Mass Not Extinction, Narwhal Radio, And Much More… Support us on Patreon! Want to watch this on YouTube? You […] The post 27 May, 2020 – Episode 775 – To Health with Social Distance! appeared first on This Week in Science - The Kickass Science Podcast.

Duration:01:51:42

20 May, 2020 – Episode 774 – What’s in an Octopus’ Garden

5/22/2020
Interview w/ Chad King on Octopus Gardens, COVID Update, Pain In The Brain, Fungis On Twitter, Bird Spys, Eyes On, Irreproducible Results, Dr. Google, Funny Penguin Poop, And Much More... The post 20 May, 2020 – Episode 774 – What’s in an Octopus’ Garden appeared first on This Week in Science - The Kickass Science Podcast.

Duration:02:00:05

13 May, 2020 – Episode 773 – K9 COVID Angst

5/14/2020
COVID19 Update, Vagina Science, Turtle Moms Throw Sand, Angsty K9s, Creating Chimeras, Hidden Human Migration, T-rex Legs, Tools Of Self-Control, Night Pollinators, Tully Monster Chemistry, And Much More... The post 13 May, 2020 – Episode 773 – K9 COVID Angst appeared first on This Week in Science - The Kickass Science Podcast.

Duration:01:43:56

06 May, 2020 – Episode 772 – Celebrate the Science Teachers

5/7/2020
COVID19 Update, SMART Research, Dolphin Voices, Salmon Magnets, Neighborhood Black Hole, Hydrogen Worlds, Wireless Power, Mushrooms For Jet-Lag, Murder Hornet Mayhem, Sleeping Memory, Koala Licks, And Much More... The post 06 May, 2020 – Episode 772 – Celebrate the Science Teachers appeared first on This Week in Science - The Kickass Science Podcast.

Duration:01:50:04

29 April, 2020 – Episode 771 – How to Read Tree Rings

4/30/2020
Interview w/ Dr. Valerie Trouet on Tree Story, COVID-19 Update, Matriarchal Neanderthals?, Viral Bee Behavior, Spider Combs!, Underwater Bones, Core Conundrum, Dope Shrews, Toothy Teenagers, Swimming Spinosaurus, City Found, Danger Place, And Much More... The post 29 April, 2020 – Episode 771 – How to Read Tree Rings appeared first on This Week in Science - The Kickass Science Podcast.

Duration:02:00:51

22 April, 2020 – Episode 770 – Is there life beyond Earth?

4/27/2020
Interview w/ Kevin Peter Hand on Alien Oceans, Life Value, FOX Experiment, Toxo Zoos, Evolution Stinks, Cool Bird Beaks, Indoor CO2, Hungry Robots, Two Comfort Bugs, Spider Pain Venom, Amazonian Agriculture, Food Waste, And Much More... The post 22 April, 2020 – Episode 770 – Is there life beyond Earth? appeared first on This Week in Science - The Kickass Science Podcast.

Duration:02:10:48

15 April, 2020 – Episode 769 – Going Crazy for Science!

4/17/2020
Interview w/ Crazy Aunt Lindsey of The Fab Lab, COVID Science, Potential For Violation, Alien Breakup, Turtle Sex, Rhino Guards, Carbon Cutting, Evolving AI, Space Brain, Flamingo friends!, Breakfast Chocolate, And Much More... The post 15 April, 2020 – Episode 769 – Going Crazy for Science! appeared first on This Week in Science - The Kickass Science Podcast.

Duration:01:54:22

08 April, 2020 – Episode 768 – Her Brain is SO Crafty!

4/10/2020
Interview w/ Vanessa Hill of BrainCraft, Quick COVID Update, Better Brain Implants, Heart Off The Shelf, Mouse Looks, Charismatic Invasives, Healthy Horseshoe Crabs, Toilet Scans, Interstellar Dropoff?, Panda Mating, And Much More... The post 08 April, 2020 – Episode 768 – Her Brain is SO Crafty! appeared first on This Week in Science - The Kickass Science Podcast.

Duration:02:05:38

01 April, 2020 – Episode 767 – April Fools Is Cancelled

4/3/2020
COVID-19 Update, Magic Brain Decoder Ring, Antarctic Rainforest, Orchestral Squid in the Dark, Ant Traffic, Bacterial Photosynthesis, Fishy Calusa, Matchy Microbiomes, Nuclear Reprogramming 4Eva, Musical Creativity, Mantis Mimic, And Much More... The post 01 April, 2020 – Episode 767 – April Fools Is Cancelled appeared first on This Week in Science - The Kickass Science Podcast.

Duration:01:41:30

25 March, 2020 – Episode 766 – What is the Wonder Chicken?

3/31/2020
Treatment Truths, Cellular Waves, WonderChicken, Animal Ancestor, Snake Venom Virtue, Horny Narwhals, Life Finds A Way, COVID Myths, Musical Brains, Long-lived Ladies, Apelopithecus, And Much More... The post 25 March, 2020 – Episode 766 – What is the Wonder Chicken? appeared first on This Week in Science - The Kickass Science Podcast.

Duration:01:35:40

18 March, 2020 – Episode 765 – Who Has the Mars Maps?

3/19/2020
Interview with JPL Mars Geologist Fred Calef III, Virus Viability, New Reality, COVID-19 Vaccine Trial, Lighten Up Trauma!, Croc Moms Rock, Donation Acceptance, Human Magnetoreception, Anxious Kids?, Legos Live Forever, Some Good COVID News, And Much More... The post 18 March, 2020 – Episode 765 – Who Has the Mars Maps? appeared first on This Week in Science - The Kickass Science Podcast.

Duration:01:54:44

11 March, 2020 – Episode 764 – What Does Pandemic Mean?

3/12/2020
COVID QUIZ TIME!!!, Arctic Chlamydia, Old Flu, Glowing Amphibians, Scorpion Glow, Crabs Can't Camo, Dark Genes, Solar Sytem Minor Leagues, Violent Farmers, Tiny Old Bird, Pillow Talk, Follow The Worker, Don't Feed The Monkeys, And Much More... The post 11 March, 2020 – Episode 764 – What Does Pandemic Mean? appeared first on This Week in Science - The Kickass Science Podcast.

Duration:01:43:50

04 March, 2020 – Episode 763 – March Fourth With Science!

3/6/2020
Science News With Dr. Kiki AND Guest Hosts: Ethan Seigel & Jessica Hebert! COVID-19 Update, Chinese Air, Air Death, Biggest Bang, Mitochondrial Membrane Motion, Baby Whale Birth, Death By Gamete, Merging Holes, BPA Not So Free, Water Planet Earth?, Equinox!, CRISPR In The Eye, And Much More... The post 04 March, 2020 – Episode 763 – March Fourth With Science! appeared first on This Week in Science - The Kickass Science Podcast.

Duration:01:53:05

26 February, 2020 – Episode 762 – To MicroBE or Not To Be?

2/27/2020
Interview w/ Jonathan Eisen, Mini-Moon, Moondust, Old Algae, Old People, Who Needs Oxygen?, Gull Bait, Mantis Punches, Polar Cannibals, Academic Losses, Robo-Poets, Robo-Fingers, And Much More... The post 26 February, 2020 – Episode 762 – To MicroBE or Not To Be? appeared first on This Week in Science - The Kickass Science Podcast.

Duration:02:06:44

19 February, 2020 – Episode 761 – Fighting for Space!

2/22/2020
Interview w/ Amy Shira Teitel, Self-Replication, Bird Memories, Neander Burials, Millipede Sex, Squid Sex, Dog-Like Teeth, Water States, Dino Tracks, Camera Trackers, And Much More... The post 19 February, 2020 – Episode 761 – Fighting for Space! appeared first on This Week in Science - The Kickass Science Podcast.

Duration:01:58:51