The Guru Magazine Podcast
By Guru Magazine
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Guru is all about exploring the things that really matter to you: life, love, media, technology, psychology, food and stuff. From the mechanics of biscuit dunking to the psychological profiles behind music preference, join us every other week for a friendly chat, a cup of tea, and a little bit of science. This podcast is brought to you by Guru Magazine - the free digital 'science-lifestyle' magazine. Aside from the dulcet tones of your favourite editorial team, each episode will also include a guest feature from one of our loyal contributors. Guru Magazine is a crowd-sourced enterprise, written by some of the internet's best science communicators. Now you can hear what they have to say!
||Podcast Special: AllTrials interview – it’s time we all knew the truth||Listen and subscribe to the Guru podcast on iTunes If you care about the medicines you take or the healthcare you are given, then you really need to listen to this special episode of the Guru Magazine podcast. In this episode,||26 3 2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||Podcast Season 1 Episode 8: Experience your own alien abduction||Chances are that you’ve never met an alien. But lots of people are convinced that they have. Sleep researcher and Guru contributor Isabel Hutchison chats with editors Ross and Stu about her pet theory that may explain night time visitations.||10 3 2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||Podcast Season 1 Episode 7: Top 10 TV medical myths||How real are medical TV shows? In this episode of the Guru Magazine podcast, Dr Stu gives us a rundown of his top ten TV medical myths. It appears that House MD wasn’t always right. News Guru Simon Makin then goes behind stage to meet the comedy outfi||12 2 2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||Podcast Season 1 Episode 6: How the shops trick you into buying||Are you a shopping addict? This episode Jon, Ross and Stu put their hands in their pockets and head down the shopping mall to splash some cash. What will they buy? Find out what, and the clever tricks that shops use to get us to part with our cash.||20 1 2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||Guru Podcast Season 1 Episode 5: The science of being beautiful||What makes someone attractive? In this episode of the Guru podcast, Ross, Dr Stu and Isabel Hutchison talk about the celebrities they have the hots for. Exploring the science and psychology behind what makes a beautiful face,||6 1 2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||Guru Podcast Season 1 Episode 4: Living a life without emails||Could you survive without emails? Love ‘em or hate ‘em, it’s tough to imagine life without emails. But what would it be like if you turned them off? In this episode, Jon, Ross and Dr Stu look at what happened when a group of office workers did jus||22 12 2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||Guru Podcast Episode 3: Food pairing. Yes, they do taste good together…||Podcasts never tasted so good! This episode is a culinary adventure as Jon, Ross and Stu sample some very weird food combinations – all in the name of testing out the science of ‘food pairing’. It’s hilarious and could just change the way you co||9 12 2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||Podcast Season 1 Episode 2: Take the music personality test!||What does your musical taste say about you? Rock, rap, funk… everyone has a music style they love to rock-out to. But what does our taste in music say about our personality? In this episode, the team compare what is on their playlist and take the ‘m||12 11 2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||Podcast Season 1 Episode 1: Dunktastic!||How do you like to dunk? Most of us love to dunk a biscuit (cookie) or doughnut. Today’s episode looks at the art and science of plunging backed treats into hot beverages. It’s an action-packed episode that culminates in Ross attempting the Tim Tam||10 10 2013||Free||View in iTunes|