Listen up boys and girls! In the coolest science project since we threw a monkey in to space, a lab gave dolls and trucks to baby monkeys, and they preferentially chose toys according to human gender stereotypes. Raj proposes his “girls are dumb” hypothesis, which isn’t as sexist as it sounds. Jono renames genetic spandrels […]Read more "Monkeying Around with the Sexes: Are Gender Roles Genetic?"
The great triumvirate breakdown a breakthrough in Parkinson’s Disease treatment. Using a Trojan horse/Berlin airdrop method, helpful proteins repair and protect neurons! Raj describes the experiment as a rodent American Gladiator. Jono has an insecure compulsion to prove he still knows neural dopaminergic pathways, and Joe will cure his hand tremors with snake oil (also […]Read more "Ep. 58 Protect Ya Neuron (Possible cure for Parkinson’s)"
The three dimensions welcome back our favorite and only guest, Calla Coffield (Space.com) to throw shade on the theory that we live in a 2 dimensional hologram. Calla puts this finding in the proper perspective while Raj is working on a unified theory just to spite physicists. Jono beams in as a hologram and Joe […]Read more "Ep. 49 – Sleepy Holograms"
The cosmological trinity discuss the paper that potentially disproves the creation of the universe by a “Big Bang”. Joe doesn’t want to believe that there is Dark energy around us (because he’s an optimist), Raj is very pleased that scientists are Hindu, and Jono is excited that our universe is like Pac-Man. Take a listen! […]Read more "Big Bang is a Big Bust"