102 episodes

Fascinating Facts. Adorable Dog Stories. Science Guests that will blow your mind. Brighten your day with a listen, you won't regret it.The Science Pawdcast brings the essence of Dog Twitter to the Podcast format with feedback from Bunsen, the Twitter Science Dog. Knowledge, Intelligence, Silliness and Heartwarming stories, just like Dog Twitter.For Science, Empathy and Cuteness!

The Science Pawdcast Jason Zackowski with Bunsen Berner

    • Education
    • 4.9 • 75 Ratings

Fascinating Facts. Adorable Dog Stories. Science Guests that will blow your mind. Brighten your day with a listen, you won't regret it.The Science Pawdcast brings the essence of Dog Twitter to the Podcast format with feedback from Bunsen, the Twitter Science Dog. Knowledge, Intelligence, Silliness and Heartwarming stories, just like Dog Twitter.For Science, Empathy and Cuteness!

    Season 3 Episode 21: Fractals, Pay it Forward and Dr. Sandra Rehan on BEES!

    Season 3 Episode 21: Fractals, Pay it Forward and Dr. Sandra Rehan on BEES!

    This week on the science pawdcast we have an amazing guest, Dr. Sandra Rehan to chat BEES!  In science news we delve into the new research on these amazing plants that create repeating patterns.  In pet science we look at a study that asks the question...would dogs pay it forward?
    As always we have a fun family section and special treat in Woo or Wow!
    For Science, Empathy, and Cuteness!

    Dr. Rehan on Twitter: https://twitter.com/sanrehan
    Rehan Lab: http://www.rehanlab.com/


    Bunsen and Beaker Links:

    The Bunsen Website  www.bunsenbernerbmd.com

    The Bunsen Website has adorable merch with hundreds of different combinations of designs and apparel- all with Printful- one of the highest quality companies we could find!

    Genius Lab Gear for 10% link!-
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    Bunsen and Beaker on Twitter:
    https://twitter.com/bunsenbernerbmd
    Bunsen and Beaker on Facebook
    https://www.facebook.com/bunsenberner.bmd/
    InstaBunsandBeaks
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    Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/bunsenberner)

    • 1 hr 14 min
    Season 3 Episode 20 Heat Wave vs Climate Change, Wolves and Dr. Protopopova on Shelter Dog Science!

    Season 3 Episode 20 Heat Wave vs Climate Change, Wolves and Dr. Protopopova on Shelter Dog Science!

    It's a big number this week!  This is our 100th episode!  We can't believe it!  Thank you so much for listening and coming back to our wacky and educational podcast shows!
    In science news we look at the now deadly heat dome that baked the pacific northwest of Canada/United Staes and the link to climate change.  In pet science we have a fun study about wolf pups vs puppy puppies!  Our expert guest is Dr. Sasha Protopopova who delights us with her research into getting more humans to pick shelter dogs!  It's heartwarming and educational.

    Dr. Protopopova's website  https://www.landfood.ubc.ca/alexandra-protopopova/
    Animal Welfare Program: https://awp.landfood.ubc.ca/

    The Animal Welfare Program


    For Science, Empathy, and Cuteness! 

    The Bunsen Website  www.bunsenbernerbmd.com

    The Bunsen Website has adorable merch with hundreds of different combinations of designs and apparel- all with Printful- one of the highest quality companies we could find!

    Genius Lab Gear for 10% link!-
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    Bunsen and Beaker on Twitter:
    https://twitter.com/bunsenbernerbmd
    Bunsen and Beaker on Facebook
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    InstaBunsandBeaks
    https://www.instagram.com/bunsenberner.bmd/?hl=en 
    Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/bunsenberner)

    • 1 hr 20 min
    Season 3 Episode 19: Cave Fires, Wiggly Cats and Monique Udell on the Human, Animal Bond!

    Season 3 Episode 19: Cave Fires, Wiggly Cats and Monique Udell on the Human, Animal Bond!

    Hi everyone!  Stay cool! 
    This week on the science pawdcast is a interesting tale about how our ancient relatives during the stone age used different fire techonolgy to navigate caves!  In Pet Science, it's a short thought experiment about why cats WIGGLE before they pou nce!  Our expert guest is right in line with our goals for the show...it's Animal Behaviour Researcher Monique Udell!  You'll LOVE her chat with us!  Trivia and a gong show of family stories rounds out the cast!

    For Science, Empathy and Cuteness!

    The Human Animal Bond:
    https://thehumananimalbond.com/

    Support The Show AND Follow Buns and Beaks!

    The Bunsen Website  www.bunsenbernerbmd.com

    The Bunsen Website has adorable merch with hundreds of different combinations of designs and apparel- all with Printful- one of the highest quality companies we could find!

    Genius Lab Gear for 10% link!-
    10% off science dog bandanas, science stickers and science Pocket tools
    https://t.co/UIxKJ1uX8J?amp=1

    Bunsen and Beaker on Twitter:
    https://twitter.com/bunsenbernerbmd
    Bunsen and Beaker on Facebook
    https://www.facebook.com/bunsenberner.bmd/
    InstaBunsandBeaks
    https://www.instagram.com/bunsenberner.bmd/?hl=en 


    Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/bunsenberner)

    • 1 hr 14 min
    Season 3 Episode 18: Dragon Man, Cancer Detection and Adrianne Wilson on the Lane Snapper!

    Season 3 Episode 18: Dragon Man, Cancer Detection and Adrianne Wilson on the Lane Snapper!

    WOW!  It's been SO HOT!

    (and we will chat about that in story time!)

    On the show this week we talk about the new findings of the "Dragon Man" skull and what that means from a human evolutionary standpoint.  In Pet Science we check out how dogs are teaching A.I. to sniff out Cancer!  Our amazing guest this week is the awesome Adrianne Wilson, who talks to us about the Lane Snapper...an amazing fish we've never heard of before!

    Stay Cool Friends!

    For Science, Empathy, and Cuteness!

    Adrianne on Twitter!  https://twitter.com/MsSofishticated

    Black Women in Ecology, Evolution and Marine Science: https://www.bweems.org/

    Support The Show AND Follow Buns and Beaks!

    The Bunsen Website  www.bunsenbernerbmd.com

    The Bunsen Website has adorable merch with hundreds of different combinations of designs and apparel- all with Printful- one of the highest quality companies we could find!

    Genius Lab Gear for 10% link!-
    10% off science dog bandanas, science stickers and science Pocket tools
    https://t.co/UIxKJ1uX8J?amp=1

    Bunsen and Beaker on Twitter:
    https://twitter.com/bunsenbernerbmd
    Bunsen and Beaker on Facebook
    https://www.facebook.com/bunsenberner.bmd/
    InstaBunsandBeaks
    https://www.instagram.com/bunsenberner.bmd/?hl=en 


    Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/bunsenberner)

    • 1 hr 4 min
    Season 3 Episode 17: Morals, Foods and AstroToya on Space and Wonder!

    Season 3 Episode 17: Morals, Foods and AstroToya on Space and Wonder!

    This week on the show we chat about something really interesting...do morals dictate how risky you think an action is during COVID-19?  The answer is really interesting!  In pet science we chat about a new additive that borrows on infant formula and tries to work the same nutritional magic with animals!  Our expert guest is AstroToya, who runs a very popular twitter account which consistently out-puns the Science Pawdcast!  Her interview is bubbly and fun, don't miss it! 

    AstroToya on Twitter: https://twitter.com/astrotoya
    More AstroToya: https://twitter.com/astrotoya

    Support The Show AND Follow Buns and Beaks!

    Patreon!  https://www.patreon.com/bunsenberner

    The Bunsen Website  www.bunsenbernerbmd.com

    The Bunsen Website has adorable merch with hundreds of different combinations of designs and apparel- all with Printful- one of the highest quality companies we could find!

    Genius Lab Gear for 10% link!-
    10% off science dog bandanas, science stickers and science Pocket tools
    https://t.co/UIxKJ1uX8J?amp=1

    Bunsen and Beaker on Twitter:
    https://twitter.com/bunsenbernerbmd
    Bunsen and Beaker on Facebook
    https://www.facebook.com/bunsenberner.bmd/
    InstaBunsandBeaks
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    Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/bunsenberner)

    • 59 min
    Season 3 Episode 16: Northern Lights, Dog Aggression and Dr. David Rand and Gordon Pennycook on why people spread misinformation

    Season 3 Episode 16: Northern Lights, Dog Aggression and Dr. David Rand and Gordon Pennycook on why people spread misinformation

    This week on The Science Pawdcast, we chat about a new study that unlocked the physics of Northern Lights!  In Pet Science, we chat about a study that dug into what makes dogs aggressive.  Our expert guests are Dr. David Rand and Gordon Pennycook, who had their study about how misinformation spreads recently published in Nature.   It's an amazing discussion about what can cause everyday people to share information that is false online.   As this week was CRAZY we ran out of time for Woo or Wow, but there is a fun and silly family section at the end!

    For Science, Empathy, and Cuteness!

    The Paper! : https://www.nature.com/articles/s41586-021-03344-2

    Dr. David Rand: https://twitter.com/DG_Rand
    Dr. Rand's TEDTALK: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uC4JZ7TKAmc
    ROBOT GOES HERE: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2zB2EJTTijQ
    MORE RAND!  http://davidrand-cooperation.com/music
    Gordon Pennycook: https://twitter.com/GordPennycook
    Gordon's website: https://gordonpennycook.net/


    Support The Show AND Follow Buns and Beaks!

    The Bunsen Website  www.bunsenbernerbmd.com

    The Bunsen Website has adorable merch with hundreds of different combinations of designs and apparel- all with Printful- one of the highest quality companies we could find!

    Genius Lab Gear for 10% link!-
    10% off science dog bandanas, science stickers and science Pocket tools
    https://t.co/UIxKJ1uX8J?amp=1

    Bunsen and Beaker on Twitter:
    https://twitter.com/bunsenbernerbmd
    Bunsen and Beaker on Facebook
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    Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/bunsenberner)

    • 1 hr 8 min

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