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Science and Podcast talk with Connor

Straight from a scientist is a great podcast that I listen to routinely. Connor is the best as well. You basically get the synthesis of two podcasts and hosts while listening to just one episode. Check this one out. It’s fantastic! Connor Taken from Website “Connor is a second year PhD track graduate student in […]


Sepsis Detection, Post-Dramatic Growth, and Founding PatchD with Founder and CEO Robert Quinn

Surviving Sepsis, liver transplant, and multiple hospitalizations led Robert to the moment where he had a choice. Would he rise or would he fall? He chose to rise and to create PatchD to help patients with Sepsis lead a normal life and to, hopefully, save lives. This is what Mayo Clinic says about Sepsis: “Sepsis […]


Microbiome, Bow-Ties, Micro-Brewing, Celebrity Microbiome Cocktails and More with Dr. Gautam Dantas

Microbiology, Pathology, immunology, and biomedical engineering Expert Dr. Dantes trusts his gut and that’s what we get into in this episode – the gut biome, microbiome ecology, and more. On the fun, personal side, we get into his passion for bow-ties, min/maxing micro-brewing, and have great discussions on history, microbiology and even a few book […]


Bio-Design, DIY Biotech Community-Building with Daniel Grushkin, Genspace Co-Founder & Bio-Design Challenge Director

Nonprofit DIY Biotech Space and Bio Design Challenge created in New York by Daniel Grushkin. In this interview, we get into how being a journalist has impacted his life and how he looks at situations, how/why he started Genspace, what Genspace offers, and where he sees things going. This is a fun, quick interview with […]


Space: The Final Frontier – A Space Talk with Katie (Technical Writer) and Ron (Astronomy Educator) at the Spaceship Company of Virgin Galactic

Space talk with space experts, enthusiasts, a technical writer, and a person who will probably be in space pretty soon. We get into advice in career transitions, unsung aspects of the space industry, and what their dreams are. All of this and more in under 1 hour! Katie Ali Westley Technical Writer at The Spaceship […]


Wilderness Medicine, Space Medicine, and Achieving Your Goals with Dr. Shawna Pandya, Co-Founder of CiviGuard, Published Author, Award Winner, and Citizen-Science Astronaut-Candidate

Build consistent and persistent to achieve your ambitions, and see how one innovator, founder, scientists, doctor, and future astronaut built herself to where she is today and where she is going in the future (i.e. Space! ) Shawna Pandya, MD Passionate about the two ‘extremes’ of humanity – surviving and thriving – namely furthering technological […]


David Narrow, Medical Device Expert, Forbes 30 Under 30, CEO of Sonavex & MonoMano, Venture Partner at FundRx, and More

Medical Device Expert, Forbes 30 under 30, CEO of Sonavex & MonoMano, Venture Partner at FundRx, and External advisory board member for the center for Bioengineering Innovation and Design at John Hopkins University. We get into the process of bringing a medical device to market, his startup journey, and what makes him unique, and that’s all […]


Dr. George Church and I Discuss the Woolly Mammoth, Human Aging, DNA Data Storage, and Other Amazing Projects Coming Out of His Lab with Advice for People Getting Started

Harvard & MIT Professor, author of Regenesis, methods for 1st genome sequence (1994) & 10M-fold improvements (NGS, nanopore), genome editing, writing and recording. In this episode, we get to talk about Genghis Khan ,Woolly Mammoth, storing data in DNA, advice for people getting started, and more all in under one hour! George is one of […]


Bonus episode: Ladan Jiracek Neural Implant Podcast and I talk about key things we have learned, Brain interfacing startups, George Church, and much more

Dialogue type episode where we talked and meandered around the science topics we have been covering on our different podcasts. He specializes in Neural Implant/ Brain interfacing type things where on my podcast we are a bit broad, so it was fun talking about the different people we have covered. I enjoy his podcast, and […]


Stem Cell Hotel, HipSci, Imaging, Beautiful Science Images, Academia and Startups, and Advice For People Getting Started with Dr. Davide Danovi

Threading the needle between being in Academia and founding startups, fostering the next generation of innovators, building an engineer for innovation at King’s College, and amazing advice and perspective with an amazing, world class scientists, innovator, and leader. Dr. Davide Danovi “Dr. Davide Danovi is leading the Cell Phenotyping Unit at King’s College London in […]


Scaling DNA Circuit Tests Under 30 minutes, Challenges with that, Startup story with Dr. Thomas the CEO and Founder of Cell Free and Open Cell in the UK

How to build a factory to automate processes, Scaling DNA circuits tests to be able to be done in under 30 minutes, why now is the prefect time for Cell Free to exist, a bit on his founding story and struggles, and great rapid fire questions at the end! CEO of Cell Free and […]


Scientists, IGEM Competition, to Founder and Chief Scientific Officer Creating a Therapeutic for Celiac Disease with Dr. Ingrid of PvP Biologics

Celiac Disease with Dr. Ingrid of PvP Biologics, the creation of a Therapeutic for Celiac Disease, Seattle, Protein engineering, resource recommendations, and IGEM competition are all topics discussed. Dr. Ingrid is the co-founder and the chief scientific officer of PvP Biologics, and Transnational Investigator of Institute for Protein Design About Ingrid “Ingrid Swanson Pultz, Ph.D., […]


High-Volume Neural Interface and a Walk Through of What Makes Them Special with Matt, Kunal, and Yifan of Paradromics

Broadband for the brain. Paradromics is developing high-volume, bidirectional data streaming capabilities between brains and computers. Their neural interface technologies will initially be used to help physically disabled patients reconnect with the outside world (i.e. blindness, deafness, paralysis, ALS, etc) People in this episode Matt Angle, CEO of Paradromics Kunal Sahasrabuddhe, Applied Scientist Paradromics Yifan Kong, […]


Personalized AI Helps You Feel ‘In the Zone’ or In State of Flow with Founder Dr. Shama of NeuroCreate

AI, Neuroscience, and Cognition exploration with CEO and Founder of the startup NeuroCreate, which aims to use personalized AI to help you feel ‘in the zone’ more quickly at work. Website Shama Linkedin Email: shama@neurocreate.co.uk Twitter link About Dr Shama Rahman Scientist, Explorer, Singer, Multi-instrumentalist, Composer, Actor and Theatre-maker Multi-disciplinary PhD exploring the Neuroscience and Complex Systems of Creativity. CEO […]


Algae Biomaterials Startup, Living Ink and CEO Scott, Develops Next-Generation Ink and Coatings using Biodegradable and Safe Inks Derived from Algae Cells

Living Ink is a cutting edge biomaterials company developing the next-generation of ink and coatings. Algae cells are transformed into sustainable pigments for renewable, biodegradable, and safe ink products. In this episode, we get into Scott’s journey to create this startup, what’s unique about it, the future of what he is working on, and a […]


VR Mental Health Startup Psylaris Co-Founders Mike and Christoph Discuss Their Technology, Goals, and Traction Thus Far

Mental Health, VR, Reduce stress, Increased self-esteem, Increase happiness, Reduced anxiety. We get into how to a lot in their startup journey and the differences they are seeing with their technology. Small disclaimer: I am traveling, so the notes on this episode will be fleshed out when I am done traveling. About Psylaris and the […]


Sweetener 1500 Times Sweeter than Sugar, Made From Plants, and was Developed by CEO and Co-founder Dr. Abhiram at Magellan Life Sciences

No calories, has significant health benefits, is coming out within two years, 1500 times sweeter than sugar, and comes from a plant. About Dr. Abhiram Dukkipati “Experienced Chief Officer with a demonstrated history of working in the lifesciences sector. Skilled in Life Sciences, Protein Expression, Molecular Biology, Structural Biology, and Cell Culture. Strong entrepreneurship professional […]


Biodegradable Biopolymer Materials Innovation Startup Discussion with Dr. Molly Morse, the CEO and Co-Founder of Mango Materials

Bioplastics, methane based materials that are competitive with conventional, oil-based plastics that do not biodegrade or have the same fantastic features. About Molly “Dr. Molly Morse is an innovator, inventor and entrepreneur who lives in the San Francisco Bay Area. She is the CEO and co-founder of Mango Materials, a startup company that uses methane […]


Antibody Expert, Dr. Andrew Martin, Discusses Antibodies, the Complexity of Antibodies, His work, and Passions

Antibody Expert, Structural bioinformatician specializing in antibodies and mutations, Experienced expert witness, Antibody consultant. See the separate text interview we did as well by clicking here. Check out Andrew’s Website here Check out Andrews Linkedin Page About Andrew “I am a Bioinformatician / Computational Biologist specializing in antibodies and the effects of mutations on protein […]


440,000 Deaths Each Year Due to Preventable Medical Errors and How One Startup, Scalpel, and It’s Founder, Dr. Yesh, is Fighting to Reduce That Number

Surgery, Patient Safety, AI, Machine Learning, Computer Vision, Medical errors, and Human Factors About Yesh CEO and Founder: “I am a generalist who builds technologies that improve healthcare. Trained as a dentist, I have over five years of interdisciplinary experience in healthcare and technology (Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality and Computer Vision). I previously built a […]