Bring Your Own Brain is a podcast all about science for the everyday person. You bring your brain, and we bring the facts. Join us weekly for a podcast all about stuff you've been wondering about. We break down the real science behind it all and teach you own to discern scientific fact from fiction on your own.
Tech Basics: How Does the Internet Work?
The internet has become a utility nearly as necessary as water or gas. It is on our phones, tablets, computers...nearly every device we own is connected to the internet. But how does it actually work? How does information get from Google to you? Tune in...
Why is the Anti-Vax Movement Harmful?
Last week we covered vaccines and this week we cover the anti-vaccination movement. Please stay safe out there and get the COVID vaccine when and if you can!
How Do Vaccines Work?
The COVID-19 vaccine is coming, and hopefully you all have had your flu shot for the season. But what are vaccines anyway? How are they different from the disease itself? Are they safe?
Bacteria, Viruses, Antibiotics, and Antivirals
With the world largely shut down due to COVID-19, disease and the pathogens that cause them are on everyone's mind. This week we find out what bacteria and viruses actually are and how we treat them with modern medicine.
Tech Basics: Data and 5G
Recently, Apple launched the iPhone 12 with 5G. But what does 5G really mean? How fast is it? And what is data anyway? This week we break down the basics of data and talk about how fast 5G actually will be.
Climate Change: What's the Deal with the Green New Deal?
This week we talk about the controversial and misunderstood Green New Deal. As always there is a link below to the Green New Deal itself. Go ahead and read it! It's only 14 pages and reads pretty easily....