Each week Mitch and Greg of AsapSCIENCE explain the science behind a new subject. Using studies, anecdotes and interviews to keep you entertained while *BAM* simultaneously LEARNING!
Elitism in Science ft. Raven the Science Maven
Science is ELITIST, and today the incredible science communicator Raven the Science Maven (who is getting her DANG PHD IN SCICOMM) helps explain why, but also teach us all about the intricacies of science communication.
2:53 - this is the only way music can help you focus!
9:06 - when did the first domesticated dog come to the America's?
Salads: are they even THAT healthy?
Building the perfect salad is an art…to some. Today we’re tackling the divisive subject of the salad from the history of kale to the science of salad dressing. Prepare yourself for the biggest debate of ALL TIME: whether or not salads are even worth eating!
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What did we learn this week?
8:36 Who is Kendall Jenner?
12:23 Our Noses Can Distinguish Over A Trillion Different Odors!
Gossip: Is It Healthy? ft. Hoodo Hersi
Today we are GOSSIPING! Is it good, is it bad, is it simply human nature? We’re joined by the hilarious and fantastic comedian Hoodo Hersi to hear what she thinks about gossip and the ways she participates in it!
What did we learn this week?:
3:05 - Why Young People Are Having Less Casual Sex Than Ever (and It’s Not Because of the Pandemic!)
8:20 - How Noblemen 2700 Years Ago Kept Their Skin Moisturised
Studytime: Gossip: Is It Healthy?
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Gift-Giving: panic inducing or pure joy?
The science of gift giving is complex. It is a prosocial behaviour but it makes Greg panic and Mitch hates performing while receiving gifts. What is going on here?
What Did We Learn This Week:
2:53 - Why We Won't Have Banana's in 20 years
8:05 - There is a Disease Where You POO When You Enter BOOKSTORES!?
Will Humans Ever Live on Mars? ft. Emily Calandrelli
SpaceX, Mars Perseverance, Virgin Galactic - are humans going to live on MARS!? Today we are joined by Emily Calandrelli who is WAY smarter than us about all this stuff so she can teach us WHAT THE HECK IS GOING WITH PRIVATE AND PUBLIC SPACEFLIGHT!
What Did We Learn This Week
03:23 - Why Two Candles Can Replace the Sensor Bar on Your Wii!
06:22 - Why Did Europeans Colonize the Americas?
Studytime: LIFE ON MARS
Influencers: are they ruining Earth?
Merch, private jets, advertising McDonalds, are influencers ruining the planet? Today we look at the carbon footprint of an influencers and wait ... are we influencers!?
5:27: “Gay Voice” - how it impacts people’s lives?
14:43: where does our Salmon come from?
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Can we be friends plz
This podcasts makes my day! Would LOVE an episode on the social science behind Big Brother and to hear more about Mitch’s experience!!
I love these guys!
I love these guys! They make me laugh and I learn a lot from them.
Best Science Podcast
My favourite science podcast! Greg always makes me laugh and Mitch is adorable :)