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Volcanoes. Trees. Drunk butterflies. Mars missions. Slug sex. Death. Beauty standards. Anxiety busters. Beer science. Bee drama. Take away a pocket full of science knowledge and charming, bizarre stories about what fuels these professional -ologists'...Show More


1:19:56 | Jun 5th, 2019

Ticks: They’re tiny. They’re thirsty. They’re drooling vectors of various illnesses and they want nothing more than to cuddle up to your darkest crevices. In the episode, learn how to remove a tick, i...Show More
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Cool new podcast where the host interviews a different professional “-ologist” in each episode.

1:28:36 | Jan 7th

"The future's not ours to see..." OR IS IT? Professional futurologist Rose Eveleth -- host of the podcast Flash Forward -- endures all kinds of breathless questions from Alie about shiny metal and imp...Show More
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1:12:10 | Sep 10th, 2019

Accio: ALL YOUR DREAMS COMING TRUE. Whether you've never read the Harry Potter series -- or you have dogeared copies on your nightstand -- there's something for everyone in this 2-part episode dissect...Show More

1:31:30 | Apr 23rd, 2019

"Addiction doesn't have to be a bummer!," quoth addictionologist Erin Parisi, who has some uplifting and hopeful tales from her professional life. But content warning: it's definitely not a day in the...Show More
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Love this podcast and this is an excellent ep. Heard this on the way to a funeral of a friend struggling with addiction and it gave me such ...Show More

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