57 min

What If You Could Be Immune To Everything‪?‬ Flash Forward

    • Science

WELCOME BACK TO FLASH FORWARD! Today we travel to a future where we become immune to every poison, venom and toxin in the world. What happens next? 
Guests:


Dr. Bryan Fry — biochemist and molecular biologist at the University of Queensland


Dr. Christie Wilcox — science writer & author of Venomous: How Earth’s Deadliest Creatures Mastered Biochemistry



Dr. Karin Broberg — geneticist at the Karolinska Institute


Dr. Trysh Travis — cultural historian at the University of Florida 


Dr. Mark Bonta — cultural geographer 


Voice Actors:
Pharmaceutical Ad Narrator — Shara Kirby


→ → → Further reading & resources here! ← ← ← 

✨✨GET THE FLASH FORWARD BOOK HERE!! ✨✨

Flash Forward is hosted by, Rose Eveleth and produced by Julia Llinas Goodman. The intro music is by Asura and the outtro music is by Hussalonia. The episode art is by Matt Lubchansky.
Get in touch:  Twitter // Facebook // Reddit // info@flashforwardpod.com
Support the show: Patreon // Donorbox
Subscribe: iTunes // Soundcloud // Spotify 

Episode Sponsors: 


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WELCOME BACK TO FLASH FORWARD! Today we travel to a future where we become immune to every poison, venom and toxin in the world. What happens next? 
Guests:


Dr. Bryan Fry — biochemist and molecular biologist at the University of Queensland


Dr. Christie Wilcox — science writer & author of Venomous: How Earth’s Deadliest Creatures Mastered Biochemistry



Dr. Karin Broberg — geneticist at the Karolinska Institute


Dr. Trysh Travis — cultural historian at the University of Florida 


Dr. Mark Bonta — cultural geographer 


Voice Actors:
Pharmaceutical Ad Narrator — Shara Kirby


→ → → Further reading & resources here! ← ← ← 

✨✨GET THE FLASH FORWARD BOOK HERE!! ✨✨

Flash Forward is hosted by, Rose Eveleth and produced by Julia Llinas Goodman. The intro music is by Asura and the outtro music is by Hussalonia. The episode art is by Matt Lubchansky.
Get in touch:  Twitter // Facebook // Reddit // info@flashforwardpod.com
Support the show: Patreon // Donorbox
Subscribe: iTunes // Soundcloud // Spotify 

Episode Sponsors: 


Backblaze: Get peace of mind knowing your files are backed up securely in the cloud with Backblaze. Get a fully-featured 15-day free trial at: Backblaze.com/flashforward



Shaker & Spoon: A subscription cocktail service that helps you learn how to make hand-crafted cocktails right at home. Get $20 off your first box at shakerandspoon.com/ffwd.



Tab for a Cause: A browser extension that lets you raise money for charity while doing your thing online. Whenever you open a new tab, you’ll see a beautiful photo and a small ad. Part of that ad money goes toward a charity of your choice! Join team Advice For And From The future by signing up at tabforacause.org/flashforward.



Tavour: Tavour is THE app for fans of beer, craft brews, and trying new and exciting labels. You sign up in the app and can choose the beers you’re interested in (including two new ones DAILY) adding to your own personalized crate. Use code: flashforward for $10 off after your first order of $25 or more. 



Purple Carrot: Purple Carrot is THE plant-based subscription meal kit that makes it easy to cook irresistible meals to fuel your body. Each week, choose from an expansive and delicious menu of dinners, lunches, breakfasts, and snacks! Get $30 off your first box by going to www.purplecarrot.com and entering code FLASH at checkout today! Purple Carrot, the easiest way to eat more plants!



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