Geek Chic's Weird Science

Sinopsis

An irreverent exploration of the latest bizarre, quirky and weird science news from award-winning podcast duo Lliana Bird & Dr Jack Lewis.iTunes Best New Podcast 2014. A perfect podcast for those that enjoy the lighter side of science (stuff like mind-controlled turtles, real vulcan telepathy and diamonds made from peanut butter) and for those that simply want to whip out a few impressive "did you knows".

Episodios

  • #100 - Highlights from 100 Episodes!

    #100 - Highlights from 100 Episodes!

    04/02/2019 Duración: 49min

    WE MADE IT! EPISODE 100!   This is such a special episode, we're taking you back through the last 100 episodes as Birdy and Dr Jack tell us about their favourite moments and stories covered in the show over the last 4 years, you'll also get to hear them as we've dug into the archive especially! It's been incredible and there's some news on the future of the Podcast at the end of the show so make sure you stick around until the end to hear that. If you enjoyed this episode or any of our others, please consider becoming a Patron and support the podcast! https://www.patreon.com/join/GCWeirdScience? From Lliana, Dr Jack and all the team, thank you for listening over the last 100 episodes! Keep it Geek, Keep it Chic. x @GCweirdscience #GeekChicWeirdScience

  • #99 - The Science of Sin

    #99 - The Science of Sin

    25/12/2018 Duración: 43min

    Welcome to Episode 99 of Geek Chic's Weird Science! This week is a very special episode as Birdy and Dr Jack are looking at just one topic, SIN. This year Dr Jack released a book entitled 'The Science of Sin: Why We Do The Things We Know We Shouldn't' so they're looking at that and delving deep. You can buy the book here - https://www.amazon.co.uk/Science-Sin-Things-Know-Shouldnt/dp/1472936167 You can find the videos they discussed here - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCoND7Mpa1VVMeh3hIbOwkXg In the new year we'll have reached episode 100 and we want to stay ad-free so if you enjoyed this episode or any of our others, please consider becoming a Patron and support the podcast! https://www.patreon.com/join/GCWeirdScience? Merry Christmas & a Happy New Year from Lliana, Dr Jack, Producer Travis and all of the Geek Chic team x @GCweirdscience #GeekChicWeirdScience

  • #98 - Milky Spiders, Design-A-Life  Brand New Animals!

    #98 - Milky Spiders, Design-A-Life & Brand New Animals!

    13/12/2018 Duración: 40min

    It's time for Geek Chic's Weird Science #98! Today, Birdy & Dr Jack get a bit deep and discuss the some potentially life changing gene news... yes Birdy does do a 'Jean' joke. Lots of new animals have been discovered, who's the favourite? PLUS could Dr Jack be the new Nostradamus?! We're getting closer and closer to episode 100 and we want to stay ad-free so if you enjoyed this episode or any of our others, please consider becoming a Patron and support the podcast! https://www.patreon.com/join/GCWeirdScience? @GCweirdscience #GeekChicWeirdScience

  • #97 - Fish Fingers, Clever Crows  Marijuana Memories

    #97 - Fish Fingers, Clever Crows & Marijuana Memories

    19/11/2018 Duración: 36min

    Welcome to Geek Chic's Weird Science #97! On today's show, Birdy & Dr Jack discuss (amongst other things) the teatime treat that's surprisingly sustainable, just how smart our feathered friends are and how you can help your brain after a dabble with the ol' waccy baccy. We're getting closer and closer to episode 100 and we want to stay ad-free so if you enjoyed this episode or any of our others, please consider becoming a Patron and support the podcast! https://www.patreon.com/join/GCWeirdScience? @GCweirdscience #GeekChicWeirdScience

  • #96 - Da Vincis eye, bathe away your depression, and gay mice parents

    #96 - Da Vinci's eye, bathe away your depression, and gay mice parents

    30/10/2018 Duración: 37min

    This week the team look at Da Vinci's eye, bathe away your depression, and gay mice parents

  • #95 - The Octopus on X, Goblins in Space and the location of free will

    #95 - The Octopus on X, Goblins in Space and the location of free will

    15/10/2018 Duración: 31min

    We're back!   the final set of episodes has begun! this week the team look at Octopuses on X, Goblins in Space and the location of free will. Thank you all for all your continued support.   @GCWeirdScience   #GeekChicWeirdScience

  • #94 - The truth about mobile phones and cancer, the purpose of dreams and whether right or left wingers are more likely to cheat

    #94 - The truth about mobile phones and cancer, the purpose of dreams and whether right or left wingers are more likely to cheat

    23/07/2018 Duración: 39min

    This week the team look at The truth about mobile phones and cancer, the purpose of dreams and whether right or left wingers are more likely to cheat    @GCWeirdScience   #GeekChicWeirdScience

  • #93 - The wrong side of the bed

    #93 - The wrong side of the bed

    10/07/2018 Duración: 37min

    Another edition of the podcast that looks at the weird and wonderful stories in the world of science    @GCWeirdScience   #GeekChicWeirdScience

  • #92 - Were Back!!!!

    #92 - We're Back!!!!

    27/06/2018 Duración: 32min

    We're back!   after some time away on Maternity Leave, the team reunite to have a look at some of their favourite stories of the last few months while being away from the podcast!   @GCWeirdScience   #GeekChicWeirdScience

  • #91 - Platypus milk, Titan’s crystals, how to relive your dreams and RIP Stephen Hawking

    #91 - Platypus milk, Titan’s crystals, how to relive your dreams and RIP Stephen Hawking

    20/03/2018 Duración: 29min

    Geek Chic’s last episode before going on maternity leave explores the powers of platypus milk, discusses whether Titans crystal could spell alien life, reveals how to relive your dreams whilst awake and bids farewell to the legendary Professor Stephen Hawking. We’ll be back in around 6 weeks, in the meantime please do enjoy our archive of past episodes.   @GCWeirdScience   #GeekChicWeirdScience

  • #90 - Booze Or Weed? which is worse for the brain? Black Mirror, Were the Monkees

    #90 - Booze Or Weed? which is worse for the brain? Black Mirror, We're the Monkees

    07/03/2018 Duración: 31min

    Episode 90 - A special announcement from the team plus - Booze Or Weed? which is worse for the brain? Black Mirror, We're the Monkees   @GCWeirdScience    #GeekChicWeirdScience

  • #89 - Cheddar Man, Transgender Breastfeed And Ants tending to the wounded

    #89 - Cheddar Man, Transgender Breastfeed And Ants tending to the wounded

    19/02/2018 Duración: 35min

    This week the team look at Cheddar Man, Transgender Breastfeed And Ants tending to the wounded.   @GCWeirdScience   #GeekChicWeirdScience

  • #88 - Talking killer whales, reef disease, monkey clone and are friends on the same wave length?

    #88 - Talking killer whales, reef disease, monkey clone and are friends on the same wave length?

    05/02/2018 Duración: 38min

    Happy belated new year!!!   the first episode of 2018 looks at Talking killer whales, reef disease, monkey clone and are friends on the same wave length? @GCWeirdScience   #GeekChicWeirdScience

  • #87 - 2017 A Year In Review

    #87 - 2017 A Year In Review

    26/12/2017 Duración: 45min

    The Geek Chic team take a look back at some of their favourite stories of 2017!    Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from all the Geek Chic team! Thank you for all your support. See You In 2018!   @GCWeirdScience   #GeekChicWeirdScience    

  • #86 - Pepsi Lobsters, Bonafide Man-Flu and Injecting Instructions into brains

    #86 - Pepsi Lobsters, Bonafide Man-Flu and Injecting Instructions into brains

    18/12/2017 Duración: 28min

    This week the team look at Pepsi Lobsters, Bonafide Man-Flu and Injecting Instructions into brains   @GCWeirdScience   #GeekChicWeirdScience

  • #85 - Costa Ricas renewable energy, can virtual reality help schizophrenia?, how different booze affect our emotions and the joys of coffee!

    #85 - Costa Rica's renewable energy, can virtual reality help schizophrenia?, how different booze affect our emotions and the joys of coffee!

    27/11/2017 Duración: 37min

    The team look at the weird and wonderful news from the world of science. This week looks at Costa Rica's renewable energy, can virtual reality help schizophrenia?, how different booze affect our emotions and the joys of coffee!   @GCWeirdScience   #GeekChicWeirdScience 

  • #84 - The brand new orangutan, asteroids curing cancer and how your brain changes in space

    #84 - The brand new orangutan, asteroids curing cancer and how your brain changes in space

    15/11/2017 Duración: 35min

    This week the team look at The brand new orangutan, asteroids curing cancer and how your brain changes in space    @GCWeirdScience   #GeekChicWeirdScience

  • #83 Halloween Special: The Science Of Vampires

    #83 Halloween Special: The Science Of Vampires

    29/10/2017 Duración: 59min

    Noel Fielding, Carla Valentine & Prof Of Goth join us for a live Halloween Special: The Science Of Vampires   @GCWeirdScience   #GeekChicWeirdScience

  • #82 - Growing drugs in chicken eggs, policing pollution from the skies, and why youre less likely to die if your surgeon is female.

    #82 - Growing drugs in chicken eggs, policing pollution from the skies, and why you're less likely to die if your surgeon is female.

    16/10/2017 Duración: 40min

    this week the team discuss   Growing drugs in chicken eggs, policing pollution from the skies, and why you're less likely to die if your surgeon is female.   @GCWeirdScience   #GeekChicWeirdScience

  • #81 - Music for psychopaths, Moon living, two-faced cats and continents under the sea

    #81 - Music for psychopaths, Moon living, two-faced cats and continents under the sea

    02/10/2017 Duración: 38min

    This week the team look at Music for psychopaths, Moon living, two-faced cats and continents under the sea.   @GCWeirdScience   #GeekChicWeirdScience

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