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Brain Yapping – The Podcast; an amusing, entertaining, ramshackle and illuminating look at how science can really work hosted by neuroscientist and author, Dr Dean Burnett (The Idiot Brain, The Happy Brain) and journalist Rachel England. Part of the Cosmic Shambles Network.
||CleanJump Scares and Spidercide||In this episode, Dean and Rachel continue their chat about Clippy, the Microsoft word assistant, and his contemporaries like Alexa,and how we may react to the “gender” they are programmed with . They also express their disparagement for spontaneous||11 2 2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanShower Gel and Meryl Streep||Welcome to Brain Yapping, a brand new podcast hosted by neuroscientist and author Dr Dean Burnett and journalist Rachel England. Each week Rachel will lob a question about the human brain at Dean and with no prep, he'll try to come to some sort of scie||28 1 2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCute Aggression and the Return of Clippy||In this episode Rachel wants to know why she wants to crush Dean's children. Not literally, but in that way when you see a cute kitten you might want to hug it till it explodes. It's complicated. Dean also floats the return of Clippy from Microsoft Wor||28 1 2019||Free||View in iTunes|