Monday, April 14, 2014


New podcast episode! Please, remember to leave us a review on iTunes!
In this episode we talk about prodrugs, aliens, and shrinking bodies!

In this episode we talk about:

What is a prodrug? (~3:00)

Two new papers about a prodrug related to Cisplatin. (~6:00)
Link 1
Link 2

The nature of science discovery. (~18:00)

Aliens. For some reason. (~24:00)

So here's the question for our listeners: 
When we meet an advanced alien species will they have a formalized atomic theory?
Head over to our forum to answer this question!

Listener questions: Shrinking a dead body? (34:00)

And, announcing The Collapsed Wavefunction Book Club! 
Start now reading the first book - Napoleon's Buttons: How 17 Molecules Changed History.
You can get the book on Amazon here (you'll need to turn off AdBlock if you use it to see the link):

Or, if you prefer, you can listen on audible. We're even giving away a copy of the audiobook. Go to and get one free audiobook.