Friday, February 5, 2016

Episode 6: Stains

Got a tough stain to remove? It turns out that a better solvent is your solution. Music by Jonathan Coulton.

New Chemical Dependence Podcast!

Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Podcast: Good Science in the Movies

New Podcast! Sam and Chad discuss examples of Good Science in the movies with guest Andrew Darowski.


Friday, January 8, 2016

Chemical Dependence Episode 2: Bromelain

Newest episode of Chemical Dependence explains why your lips burn if you eat too much pineapple. Check out the episode below.

Friday, January 1, 2016

Chemical Dependence Episode 1: Methyl Anthranilate

Happy New Podcast day!!

I'm starting a new podcast called Chemical Dependence, and calling today the first **official** release date.

Each week I'll be releasing a new episode. They're only 5 minutes long and the goal is tell the story of of a new chemical each week.

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Friday, December 4, 2015

FACT OFF: The Periodic Table

Sam, Katie, and Chad play a new game - FACT OFF. Each person comes prepared with 10 facts (in this case about the periodic table). Then, we take turns naming a fact. No two players can state the same fact. Last person to state a fact wins. 

This was a fun podcast to record! Please let us know which facts we left off.

Monday, October 12, 2015

Cute little Neutrinos: The 2015 Nobel Prizes

New podcast episode!!

In this episode:
  • Sam, Chad, and Dorea discuss the 2015 Nobel Prizes
  • Which particle is the cutest particle? Which one is the most angry?
  • Does the 2015 Nobel prize in Medicine legitimize alternative medicine?
Listen below, on iTunes, or with your podcast app of choice.

Monday, August 31, 2015

Rethinking Chemophobia

Chemophobia has been continuous theme on this blog. This podcast episode is no exception. Chad recently sat down with Chemjobber and Paulette, two of the most awesome chemists on Twitter, to talk about chemophobia and the recent #chemperceptions study by the RSC.

Check it out!

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