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The podcast that applies science to fictional worlds

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The podcast that applies science to fictional worlds

    The Matrix

    The Matrix

    Hello, and welcome back to real time and new episodes! This week we discuss The Matrix, the computer simulation we all maybe live in. But realistically we’re going to discuss the movies because we don’t want to upset the actual matrix. Some points of interest include are humans even good batteries? How do machines track...

    • 52 Min.
    Breakfast Cereal Mascots – Rebroadcast

    Breakfast Cereal Mascots – Rebroadcast

    Hello! Turns out planning around the holidays is very difficult and we did a bad job at it. So this week we’re bringing you back to one of our favorite episodes. That’s right, breakfast cereal mascots. We will be discussing how so many anthropomorphic animal mascots, like Tony the Tiger and the Trix rabbit, came...

    • 38 Min.
    Santa Claus

    Santa Claus

    Hello, and happy holidays! In this episode we tackle the questions and complex topics surrounding Santa Claus. Including things like how Santa manages to deliver presents to everywhere, how do reindeer fly, and how do the elves make all those toys. Thanks to Joe Sopchak for our theme music. And as always, feel free to...

    • 47 Min.
    Gravity Falls

    Gravity Falls

    Hello! In this episode we hit up the Mystery Shack and explore Gravity Falls. With that in mind, there will be spoilers ahead, you’ve been warned. Now, there are a lot of things to discuss but today we are focusing some monsters. Thanks to Joe Sopchak for our theme music. And as always, feel free...

    • 55 Min.
    DC Super Heroes

    DC Super Heroes

    Hello! In this episode we dive into DC Heroes. We hit fan favorites Superman, Batman, Aquaman, and more. Aquaman is a fan favorite too, right? Anyway, we pick apart their various powers and work out way better explanations for them than DC could ever give us. Thanks to Joe Sopchak for our theme music. And...

    • 47 Min.
    Pseudoscience

    Pseudoscience

    Hello! In this episode we tackle pseudoscience. How difficult can it be to apply science to that, right? In this maybe controversial episode we discuss things like homeopathy, reflexology, crystal healing, and more. Thanks to Joe Sopchak for our theme music. And as always, feel free to reach out and give us suggestions for future...

    • 59 Min.

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