69 shows, 7 days ago
Science and comedy collide as physicist and comedian Dr. Kevin Peter Hickerson, joined by comedians Owen Benjamin, Jimmy O Yang, Griff Pippin and Matthew Broussard discuss the absurdities of the universe with intriguing and inspiring guests from the best of the academic and entertainment world.

Episode Zero and the kid who cried asteroid.
9/9/2015, 12:00:00 AM
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David Politzer and the string theory of banjos.
9/18/2015, 12:00:00 AM
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Andy Weir and the eco-friendly time machine.
9/17/2015, 12:00:00 AM
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Kip Thorne and the four embracing vortices.
9/25/2015, 12:00:00 AM
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Adam Steltzner and the panspermiatic lineae.
9/24/2015, 12:00:00 AM
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Zachary Abbott and the deeper higher pile.
10/23/2015, 12:00:00 AM
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Tony Roy, Kate Quigley and the gecko powered super bra.
11/7/2015, 12:00:00 AM
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Josh Brener and the microaggressive cocci.
12/1/2015, 12:00:00 AM
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Emily Lakdawalla and the neon dendritic channels.
11/22/2015, 12:00:00 AM
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Shyam Saladi and the random transmembrane proteins.
12/21/2015, 12:00:00 AM
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Maria Spiropulu and the tantalizing massive scalar.
12/30/2015, 12:00:00 AM
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Drew Lynch and the talented american solstice.
1/13/2016, 12:00:00 AM
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Adam Steltzner and the right kind of crazy.
1/13/2016, 12:00:00 AM
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Bill Nye and the empennage kicking new planet.
1/18/2016, 12:00:00 AM
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Bobak Ferdowsi and the battle of the Martian hairdos.
1/28/2016, 12:00:00 AM
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Rick Loverd and the venetian sky dive.
1/4/2016, 12:00:00 AM
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Steve Hofstetter and the not-so-music-like music.
2/22/2016, 12:00:00 AM
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Hakeem Oluseyi and the elephant eared telescope.
2/26/2016, 12:00:00 AM
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Alan Alda and the dance music going backward in time.
4/4/2016, 12:00:00 AM
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Sean Carroll, Erin Darling and the eternal godly poem.
5/1/2016, 12:00:00 AM
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Maz Jobrani and the translated earphone jokes.
5/3/2016, 12:00:00 AM
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Utkarsh Mittal and the three minute thesis.
5/12/2016, 12:00:00 AM
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Jessie Christiansen and the hedonic treadmill of planets.
5/13/2016, 12:00:00 AM
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Surendra Adhikari and the melting Milankovitch cycles.
6/7/2016, 12:00:00 AM
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Danny Lobell and the firmly mansplained philosophy.
6/15/2016, 12:00:00 AM
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Jerry Zucker and don't call me surely.
7/1/2016, 5:02:54 PM
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Brian Brophy and the questionably sentient Pokémon.
7/25/2016, 12:00:00 AM
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Matthew Buckley and the disappointed ambulance chasers.
8/12/2016, 12:00:00 AM
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Courtney Dressing and the pale red dot.
8/26/2016, 7:03:37 PM
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Hakeem Oluseyi and the Olympic distraction.
9/10/2016, 7:32:23 PM
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Matt Kirshen and the brexiting tardigrades.
9/11/2016, 12:00:00 AM
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Ed Stone and the extraterrestrial Europain geyser.
10/6/2016, 12:00:00 AM
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Wayne Federman and the rationally optimistic freeway.
10/16/2016, 12:00:00 AM
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Matthew Broussard and the entangled hairy ball theorem.
11/16/2016, 12:00:00 AM
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Heather Knight and the digitally altered robot photo.
1/19/2017, 12:00:00 AM
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Sean Carey and the seven retirement planets.
3/1/2017, 12:00:00 AM
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Forrest Shaw and the solar system's organ.
4/11/2017, 12:00:00 AM
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Kristjan Stone and the origami telescope
5/18/2017, 12:00:00 AM
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Ryan Demarest and the Klinefelter controversy.
6/8/2017, 5:58:28 PM
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Ori Amir and the humorous activity of temporal poles.
6/20/2017, 12:00:00 AM
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Gina Hall and the battle of the billionaires.
7/27/2017, 12:00:00 AM
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Connor Mcspadden, Keith Carey and the volumetric estimate.
8/31/2017, 12:00:00 AM
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Ed Stone and the forty year old interstellar voyage.
9/5/2017, 12:00:00 AM
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Morgan Cable and the final orbital trim maneuver.
9/14/2017, 12:00:00 AM
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Hakeem Oluseyi and the flattened galactic disk.
9/29/2017, 5:05:16 PM
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Barry Barish and the two extremes of discovery.
9/30/2017, 12:00:00 AM
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Jess McIver and the finally not a glitch.
10/18/2017, 4:42:14 PM
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Monica Nevi and a break in the monotony.
10/23/2017, 12:00:00 AM
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Ken Garr and the Space Musketeers.
10/25/2017, 12:00:00 AM
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Mitch Burrow and the alien rock.
11/9/2017, 12:00:00 AM
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Jessie Christiansen and the Goldilocks retraction.
12/11/2017, 12:00:00 AM
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Vito Gesualdi old-timey popcorn salesman.
1/12/2018, 6:08:31 PM
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Irina Skaya and the giant ferriswheel of hooks.
2/16/2018, 4:41:53 PM
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Manan Arya and the origami mohawk.
2/23/2018, 5:27:47 PM
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Sarah Keller and the Hohmann orbital ballasts.
3/6/2018, 5:33:48 PM
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Liz Friedman, Jimmy O Yang and the South Pole schwag.
3/13/2018, 4:21:21 PM
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Richard Rieber and the Martian wheel code.
3/31/2018, 5:40:13 PM
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Michael Shellenberger and the future of San Onofre.
4/13/2018, 3:00:30 AM
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Andy Weir and the first city in space.
4/25/2018, 9:28:33 PM
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Robert Zubrin and the pioneering spirit.
5/30/2018, 9:02:32 PM
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Paul Zaloom and the puppet on mars.
6/21/2018, 4:09:27 PM
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Konstantin Batygin and the quantum planets.
8/10/2018, 10:36:33 PM
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Spyridon Michalakis and the Quantum Realm
8/17/2018, 4:48:35 PM
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