The Mad Scientist Podcast

The Mad Scientist Podcast

The Mad Scientist Podcast

CATEGORY: Society & Culture
The Mad Scientist Podcast is a comedy show about the history and philosophy of science and pseudoscience. Hosted by Chris and Marie, join our intrepid hosts as they talk about all the weird stuff your science textbook left out. Because sometimes, the best way to learn how to think like a scientist is to talk about all the bad science floating around out there!
  1. July 07, 2022
    57 min
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    UAP Congressional Hearings
    This episode join Chris and Marie as they discuss the latest congressional hearings on UAP, or Unidentified Ariel Phenomena! It's been a month, so are aliens real yet? Did congress vote to turn Skinwalker Ranch…
  2. April 22, 2022
    53 min
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    Denver International Airport Part 3: Finally, an Airport
    On this episode we join Chris and Marie as they expose the illuminati lizards who run one of the least enjoyable forms of public transportation: airplanes.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/ad…
  3. March 08, 2022
    1 hr 3 min
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    Denver International Airport Part 2: Conspiracies are for Losers
    This episode, we dig deep into the reasons behind flourishing conspiracy theories so that we can better understand the wackiness surrounding this airport. Are conspiracy theories growing faster than in previous…
  4. February 24, 2022
    1 hr 11 min
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    Denver International Airport Part 1: Oddly Specific Horse Anatomy
    Listen we don't have much time, but the airport is secretly a base for the Illuminati Lizard people and they are trying to turn us into Sheeple, man.Join us this episode as we delve into the most interesting pa…
  5. February 02, 2022
    1 hr 1 min
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    Should Science Tell us What To Do?
    Should the world of science have any bearing on the world of morality? Does a scientific fact imply a moral obligation? Should the way something "is" tell us how we "ought" to act? Or are morals, goodness and b…
  6. October 25, 2021
    45 min
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    Hometown Horrors Part 2: Home on the Range
    This episode join Chris and Marie as we delve into some of the local legends around Riverdale Road, America's most haunted stretch of roadside. From the gates of hell to a ghost Camaro, this road has everything…
  7. October 15, 2021
    42 min
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    Space Elevators - oh man, not again
    Space Elevators are back in business baby. The last upload was enhanced to remove some confusion about the difference between Centripetal Force (a force which causes an object to move in a circular motion, for…
  8. October 05, 2021
    1 hr 8 min
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    Hometown Horrors - Traction Park
    This series we focus on the urban legends and real horror of growing up! Episode one focuses on amusement parks, and in particular the most dangerous amusement park in the world: Action Park.Learn more about yo…
  9. October 03, 2021
    42 min
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    Space Elevators
    This episode we chat about the wacky world of space elevators. How could one work? Could it support it's own weight? What is the point of this sort of thing anyway? What sort of music do you play on a space ele…
  10. September 21, 2021
    54 min
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    Advertising Part 2: Moving to the Woods
    This episode we dig into the philosophy behind advertising. Frankly, we should all just move to the woods.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
  11. August 30, 2021
    50 min
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    Advertising Part 1: Big Oil Company Cares
    This episode we dive into the complicated world of advertising. Is advertising a good thing for society? What does advertising mean for us as individuals? Can you be authentic, and is authenticity what is lacki…
  12. August 08, 2021
    44 min
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    An Interview with Brian Dunning of Skeptoid
    This episode we are joined by Brian Dunning of Skeptoid, a skeptical multimedia empire! https://skeptoid.com/We discuss the UFO rogues gallery, getting involved in Skepticism, and the outlook for the future of…
  13. July 20, 2021
    54 min
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    Crystal Magic - Minerals, Marie!
    In this episode, get all bedazzled in gems with us as we delve into the history and theory behind crystal magic. What the heck is a crystal? How are they similar to minerals? Should you buy them from your aunt…
  14. July 11, 2021
    42 min
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    Disclosure 2021 Part 2 - Paranormal Ethics
    What are the ethics of belief? Do you have a right to the truth? Does the public have an obligation to provide you with the truth, and to stop the spread of misinformation? When does a belief become dangerous?…
  15. June 23, 2021
    56 min
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    Disclosure 2021 - Waiting for Godot
    We talkin UAP UAP UAP. Is this finally Disclosure?Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
  16. June 03, 2021
    45 min
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    An interview with Dan Kozuh
    This episode we are joined by Dan Kozuh, creator and host of The Extra Mundane with Max Ward. This podcast has interviews with your favorite legendary creatures like Bigfoot, alien investigators, and all kinds…
  17. May 18, 2021
    56 min
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    Time Travel part 5: Are we there yet?
    The shocking conclusion to our time travel series is here! CAN WE TRAVEL BACK IN TIME? Find out on this episode!Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
  18. April 15, 2021
    51 min
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    Time Travel Part 4 - Feeling Bad about our Accomplishments
    On this episode we finally do away with the idea of the luminiferous aether, and get to the biggest name in all of Science, Albert Einstein. What does Relativity mean, in the context of the aether, electromagne…
  19. March 27, 2021
    44 min
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    Time Travel Part 3 - Big Old Mirrors
    On this episode we discuss the history of the speed of light! It involves a lot of mirrors. So if you've got a mirror phobia just a heads up.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
  20. March 17, 2021
    50 min
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    Conspiracy Culture with Sally Best
    This episode we are joined by science journalist Sally Best to talk conspiracy culture! Find her podcast here: https://www.mancunianmatters.co.uk/news/23022021-the-conspiracy-crushers-podcast-episode-2-vaccine-…

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