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We're not talking about your vacuum cleaner!

Bad Science Questions

Daniel and Jorge welcome Ethan, host of the Podcast Bad Science, and answer his questions about the universe.

BONUS: Introducing Science Rules! with Bill Nye

Bill Nye is on a mission to change the world— one phone call at a time. On his new podcast, Science Rules!, he tackles the curliest questions on just about anything in the universe. Perhaps you’ve wondered: Should I stop eating cheeseburgers to combat climate change? How often should I really be washing my pillowcase? Can I harvest energy from all those static-electricity shocks I get in the winter? Science Rules! Is out NOW - find it in your favorite podcast app.

What Is Quantum Spin?

Everybody talks about it, but what IS it?

What Is The Emptiest Place In The Universe?

What constitutes a vacuum? Can space ever really be empty?


What's In Jupiter's Great Red Spot?

What is the Eye of Jupiter?

Will A Gamma Ray Burst Kill You?

What are gamma ray bursts, and are they dangerous?

BONUS: Welcome to Sleepwalkers

This is Sleepwalkers. With secret labs and expert guests, Oz Woloshyn and Karah Preiss explore the thrill of the AI revolution hands-on, to see how we can stay in control of our future. Sleepwalkers is now available. Listen on Apple Podcasts, the iHeartRadio app, or wherever you get your podcasts. Subscribe here!

For behind the scenes information, check out the Sleepwalkers Instagram.

What's Inside The Earth?

What would happen if you jumped into a hole that went through the center of the Earth and out the other side?

How Does A Bicycle Balance?

We don't understand bicycles!

Why Does Time Go Forwards?

Why can't we change the direction of time? What are the past, present and future really? 

What Is A Tachyon?

Are Tachyons real or just the stuff of science fiction? Thanks to Prof. Flip Tanedo (UC Riverside) for scientific review. 

What is Supersymmetry?

What's so super about this symmetry?

Questions From The Zeitgeist (ft The Daily Zeitgeist hosts)

Jack and Miles, hosts of The Daily Zeitgeist, ask Daniel and Jorge their most pressing questions about the universe; Why is the sky blue? Whats a quantum machine gun? How do planets form?

What Is A Space Elevator?

Can this actually work?

Can You See A Black Hole?

What would a picture of a black hole look like?

What Are The Weirdest Stars?

What are neutron stars, pulsars and magnetars?

What's Under The Ice On Europa?

This moon of Jupiter has an ENORMOUS ocean. Does anything live in it?

What's The Biggest "Thing" in The Universe?

Planets, stars, galaxies, clusters, then what? What defines a "thing" and how big can they get?

Listener Questions 2.0

Join Daniel and Jorge as they respond to 4 questions from listeners, just like you!