Articles

Episode 25:  Back-To-School: Recess 101

https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2016/12/why-kids-need-recess/505850/

 

Episode 24:  Stick It Right Here, Sluggo!

https://www.theguardian.com/science/2017/jul/27/from-goo-to-glue-slug-slime-inspires-new-wound-mending-surgical-adhesive

http://science.sciencemag.org/content/357/6349/378

 

Episode 23:  The Total Solar Eclipse (When the Moon Photobombs the Sun)

https://eclipse2017.nasa.gov/

 

Episode 21:  A Case For The Giggles:

Laughter-Based Exercise Program For Older Adults Has Health Benefits, Georgia State Researchers Find

 

Episode 20- Chill Out(side)

https://www.nature.com/articles/srep45273

 

Episode 18- Chocolate and Memory:

http://journal.frontiersin.org/article/10.3389/fnut.2017.00019/full

 

Episode 17- Brain Freeze:

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2017/07/170703201454.htm

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/05/130522095335.htm

http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/244458.php

 

Episode 16:

Popcorn Pee

http://www.popsci.com/bearcats-pee-smells-like-hot-buttered-popcorn

 

Episode 15:

Mosquito Magnets:

https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/are-you-a-magnet-for-mosquitoes/

Ducks and Bread:

http://www.popsci.com/feeding-ducks-bread

 

Episode 13:

Space Empanadas

http://www.sciencemag.org/news/2017/03/space-empanada-frozen-ridge-around-saturn-s-moon-pan-collected-planet-s-rings

Chimps Altrusist

http://www.sciencemag.org/news/2017/06/true-altruism-seen-chimpanzees-giving-clues-evolution-human-cooperation

 

Episode 11:

Invite Yourself to Dinner

http://en.nagoya-u.ac.jp/research/activities/news/2017/06/lost-your-appetite-try-inviting-yourself-to-dinner

How Pandas Got Their Patches

https://academic.oup.com/beheco/article/doi/10.1093/beheco/arx008/3058530/Why-is-the-giant-panda-black-and-white

 

Episode 10:

COMETS, ICE AGE, AND HUMAN CIVILIZATION

http://maajournal.com/Issues/2017/Vol17-1/Sweatman%20and%20Tsikritsis%2017%281%29.pdf 

 

Episode 9:

DOGS & TWO-YEAR-OLDS

http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.anbehav.2017.01.005

TOOTING COWS & CRICKETS FOR DINNER

http://www.ed.ac.uk/news/2017/edible-insects-could-cut-harmful-emissions

 

Episode 8:

FLAMINGOS

http://rsbl.royalsocietypublishing.org/content/13/5/20160948

 

Episode 7:

WAX WORMS & GROCERY BAGS:

http://www.cell.com/current-biology/fulltext/S0960-9822(17)30231-2?_returnURL=http%3A%2F%2Flinkinghub.elsevier.com%2Fretrieve%2Fpii%2FS0960982217302312%3Fshowall%3Dtrue

POOP & VELOCITY

http://www.news.gatech.edu/2017/04/28/science-defecation-could-produce-better-medicine-constipation

 

Episode 6:

DINOSAURS & THEIR BACKBONES

http://www.sciencemag.org/news/2017/02/zigzagging-backbones-helped-turn-dinosaurs-giants

 

Episode 5:

POKEMON GO & FRIENDLINESS

http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/15213269.2017.1305280?journalCode=hmep20&

NOISE POLLUTION IN NATURE

https://www.aaas.org/news/humans-are-making-racket-even-wilderness

 

Episode 4:

HERMIT CRAB SMACKDOWN:

 https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs00265-017-2311-7

HEEL & HUMANS:

 https://uanews.arizona.edu/story/why-we-walk-our-heels-instead-our-toes

 

Episode 3:

G-FORCE AND SHOELACES:

http://rspa.royalsocietypublishing.org/content/473/2200/20160770

OOHO FUTURE WATER:  

http://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/food-and-drink/edible-water-eating-ooho-skipping-rocks-lab-no-packaging-plastic-pollution-world-h20-a7682711.html

 

Episode 2:

SPACEX AND MOON:
https://www.nytimes.com/2017/02/27/science/spacex-moon-tourists.html
CORN SHOES:
http://www.reebok.com/en-US/Blog/2017-03/cotton-and-corn/

 

Episode 1:

SEAWEED:

https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs10811-016-1049-3

PLANET 9:

https://www.zooniverse.org/projects/marckuchner/backyard-worlds-planet-9

GRATITUDE:

http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/15358593.2017.1293836