Yet Another Science Show
By Orad Reshef & Jesse Corbeil
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Yet Another Science Show is a fun, interactive podcast about science and the world around us. Hosted by Orad Reshef and Jesse Corbeil, the show aims to look at what makes the universe go, and lead its listeners down a path of discovery — usually with a bit of history thrown in for good measure.
||CleanEpisode 9: Getting Meta with Materials||Now you see it, now you don’t – episode 9 of Yet Another Science Show is finally here! Special guest, Harvard PhD Student Phil Munoz, sits down at Jesse’s table with Orad, Jes and Nina to talk meta-atoms, metamaterials and invisib[...]||5/20/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 8: Making Sense of Smell||Smell is a powerful thing. In fact, some say it’s the most powerful of our senses. But it’s not a well-understood sense by any means. Every now and again, a new study appears with a new set of categories or a new angle, but for now, th[...]||3/12/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanYet Another Science Minute #2: The Edge of the Solar System||The Voyager golden record. Hi Yassers! Miss Yet Another Science Show? Well, here’s a quick teaser of our imminent return. It’s a convo Jes and Orad had about Voyager when it was leaving the solar system. Stay tuned for more full-length e[...]||3/23/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 7: Tiny Things Made of Light||Orad in his cleanroom gear. Ever wondered what your co-hosts do when they’re not being fab broadcast personalities? Or what the show would sound like if at least one of us really knew what we were talking about? Well listen up, because it[...]||10/30/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanYet Another Science Minute #1: Mpemba||Good morning Yassers! We’re trying something new at Yet Another Science Show called our Science Minute. No time to explain it (that’s the point!) so just give her a listen and let us know what you think. And don’t you fear – [...]||10/17/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 6: Material Toughness||Professor Steve Yalisove of the University of Michigan Do you know what the difference is between a material’s strength and its toughness? If you’re like most of us, you don’t. But that difference plays a big part in why springs do[...]||9/29/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 5: The light show||Philips LED lightbulbs on sale in a Canadian hardware store. The lightbulb, right? The good old incandescent lightbulb. Well, it’s maybe not so good anymore. Or comparatively speaking, at least. New lights that boast better energy use and less[...]||6/14/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 4: Speciation: Mini Elephants, Giant Rats and the Cycle of Cichlids||An African Cichlid. Source: Flickr user orlyscis Deep in Africa’s Rift Valley lakes, a story of extinction and evolution is unfolding at an incredible rate, while elsewhere, islands have their own stories of divergent evolution writ large in t[...]||5/12/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 3: Paul Dirac and the Magnetic Monopole||An example of a “real” magnetic dipole found in ordinary matter, created by a current-carrying wire. Source: Wikipedia Magnetic monopoles are one of those things that really should be real. There’s practically an empty space in phy[...]||4/16/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 2: Black Holes Don’t Suck||Source: Wikipedia.org There aren’t many things spinning about the cosmos that inspire as much interest, creep-out factor and complete hyperbole as the mighty black hole. Whether we’re talking about a ‘normal’ one with a mass [...]||3/6/2013||Free||View in iTunes|