infectious diseases Archive

  • 25 January, 2023 – Episode 910 – Who Wants to Play Asteroids?

    25 January, 2023 – Episode 910 – Who Wants to Play Asteroids?

    What is in the This Week in Science Podcast? This Week: Earth’s Core, The next Pandemic, Screen time bad, outside good, Old Asteroids, Music and stress, Artic Primates, Sea Spiders, Talking chimp, Knowing Dogs, T.gondii, Just Bad News, Antidepressants, Emotional Blunting, The Terminator, And Much More Science! Become a Patron! Check out the full episode […]

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  • 21 December 2022 – Episode 906 – Top 11 of 2022!

    21 December 2022 – Episode 906 – Top 11 of 2022!

    What is in the This Week in Science Podcast? This Week: What does This Week in Science think were the year’s top science stories? This end-of-year episode counts down the Top 11 science news stories of 2022, and much more science… Become a Patron! Check out the full episode of our science podcast on YouTube […]

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  • 16 November, 2022 – Episode 901 – Will Leprosy Save our Lives?

    16 November, 2022 – Episode 901 – Will Leprosy Save our Lives?

    This Week: Vertebrate Gene Drive, Leprosy, Deaf Mosquitos, Artemis Launches!, Ancient Cooking, Nature, Nurture, or?, Termites, Ancient footprints, Just Good News, Hippocampal Connections, Psilocybin Activation, Brain Router, And Much More Science!

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  • 19 October, 2022 – Episode 897 – Are you a Mosquito Magnet?

    19 October, 2022 – Episode 897 – Are you a Mosquito Magnet?

    This Week: Mosquito Magnets, Recipe for Disaster, Tuataras, Hidden Star Maps, Multicellular Bacteria, Ornithomimosaurs, Researchers Gone Wild?, COVID Brain Effects, Connection Destruction, Vaccinating Wild Animals, Social Spiders, Neanderthal Family Trees, Age of the Neanderhumanthals, Brain Whispers, And Much More Science!

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  • 17 August, 2022 – Episode 888 – Will We Return to The Moon?

    17 August, 2022 – Episode 888 – Will We Return to The Moon?

    What is in the This Week in Science Podcast? This Week: Artemis, Curing, Sleepy Flies, Sponge Sneezes, Synthetic Circuits, Ancient Genes, Styrofoam Upcycling?, Long COVID, CDC Restructuring, Cannibalism, Social Connections, Misophonia, Sugar, Consciousness Solved??? And Much More Science! Become a Patron! Check out the full episode of our science podcast on YouTube or Twitch. And, remember […]

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  • 10 August, 2022 – Episode 887 – Vlogs, Dogs, or Science?

    10 August, 2022 – Episode 887 – Vlogs, Dogs, or Science?

    This Week: Linking Gut to Heart, PFAS, Locusts, Restoring Hearing, Hold the Ice, Food Impacts, One Antibody to Rule Them All, Spiders Sleep, Sterile Mice, Rewilding the West, Montana Bison, Animal Aging, Sleepy Brains, And Much More Science!

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  • 25 May, 2022 – Episode 877 – Don’t Forget Your Towel OR Science!

    25 May, 2022 – Episode 877 – Don’t Forget Your Towel OR Science!

    What is in the This Week in Science Podcast? This Week: AI Updates Theory, Living with dogs, Termite Travels, Gliding Salamanders, Aging Cells Go Placental, Jackdaw Coordination, Diabetic COVID Susceptibility, Not More Severe, Vaccination & Long COVID, Dolphins pee pals, Sea turtles need shades, Corvid Smarts, Comparing Sleeping Brains, And Much More… Become a Patron! […]

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  • 23 February, 2022 – Episode 864 – It’s not Twosday. It’s Science Day!

    23 February, 2022 – Episode 864 – It’s not Twosday. It’s Science Day!

    This Week: It's A Gas, Tapir Frog, Synthetic Neurons, Why Tie Tubes?, The Birds, COVID Vs. HIV, Vaccine Networks, Lizard Tails, Self-aware Fish, Rat Time, Singing In The Brain, Brain Death, And Much More...

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