Everyday Einstein's Quick and Dirty Tips for Making Sense of Science
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How do astronomers photograph a black hole? How often do planes get hit by lightning? What does the EPA actually do? Science is all around us and transforming our world at a rapid pace. Extragalactic astrophysicist Sabrina Stierwalt is here to guide you through it. She'll help you make sense of the everyday and the once-in-a-lifetime.
||Clean273 - The Physics of Figure Skating||Breaking down the elements involved in that perfect figure skating jump.||2/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean272 - How Does Insulin Work in Our Bodies?||How Does Insulin Work in Our Bodies?||2/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean271 - How Does Sand Get Its Color?||A short history explaining the different colors of beaches around the world.||1/29/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean270 - How Can Science Combat the Opioid Crisis?||How do opioids work and who is at risk for an opioid addiction?||1/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean269 - How Do We Measure Time? 5+ Innovative Ways||On the accuracy of time keeping from ancient times to now.||1/15/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean268 - Is Chocolate Really Going Extinct?||Let's address the recent claims that chocolate will be extinct by 2050||1/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean146 - How Old is the Universe?||Everyday Einstein explains how astrophysicists estimate the age of the universe||1/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean267 - Could Artificial Wombs Be a Reality?||On the new advancements in artificial womb technology||12/25/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean266 - How Do Candles Burn?||What makes candles burn? Here are a few fun candle tricks to try at home.||12/18/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean265 - Should I Get a Real or Fake Christmas Tree?||EE compares the carbon footprint of real vs artificial Christmas trees||12/11/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean264 - Do Essential Oils Work?||Everyday Einstein explores the scientific research behind essential oils.||12/4/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean263 - The End of Net Neutrality: What It Means For Science (and You)||The way we access the internet is about to change.||11/27/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean262 - How Well Do Ancestry DNA Tests Actually Work?||Direct-to-consumer DNA tests typically work as promised...in the fine print.||11/20/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean261 - How Do Water Purifiers Work?||The different filtration techniques used to make our drinking water safe||11/13/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean260 - Why Are Coral Reefs Worth Protecting?||An interview with Science Comics author Maris Wicks on coral reefs||11/5/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean259 - How Fast Can a Marathon Be Run?||The research behind the limits on how fast humans can run a marathon||10/30/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean258 - Can You Smell Fear?||Exploring the science behind the smell of fear||10/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean257 - 6 Reasons Why LIGO's Gravitational Wave Discovery is Important||The new game-changing discovery in gravitational waves||10/16/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean201 - How Memory Works and 6 Tips to Improve It||EE explains how we make memories and gives tips for improving memory||10/9/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean256 - How Much Does My Dog Understand?||The research behind our dogs' vocabulary, memory, and capacity for love.||10/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean255 - Citizen Science with NASA GLOBE||Everyday Einstein interviews Holli Kohl from NASA GLOBE||9/24/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean254 - What are Extremophiles?||Explore some of the most extreme life forms on Earth||9/18/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean253 EE Why NASA Is Crashing Its Cassini Spacecraft into Saturn||Highlights from NASA's Cassini mission before it crashes into Saturn this week||9/11/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean180 EE The Surprising Scientific Reason Behind Physical Attraction||EE explores one cause of physical attraction||9/4/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean252 EE What Makes Storms Like Hurricane Harvey So Strong?||EE explains why Hurricane Harvey is being labeled "unprecedented" and "catastrophic".||8/28/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
Finally! A fun and easy to understand science podcast!
Most science podcasts are either really pedantic or really simplistic. That's why I was so THRILLED when Everyday Einstein came along. Dr. Lee Falin has the scientific chops but explains things in such a fun and easy way that I am never left confused or wondering at the end. I learn something new with every podcast and eagerly look for new installments. Thanks Dr. Failn! Keep 'em coming
Incomplete, and wrong.
I was a fan of this podcast until he discussed a topic that I am an expert in. His research was not complete, did not give the full story, and gave a wrong answer. No longer listening.
Great little science podcast. Pretty good at making complex issues simple and understandable. He also does a little skepticism if you're into that kind of thing.