98 – Molecular and Developmental Evolution with Eric Kane pt. 2

Part two of a splendid chat with UNCC PhD candidate Eric Kane veers toward the philosophical over Dogfish Head 60 Minute IPA. Can Eric and David pin down the meaning of life? Tune in and find out.

Music at the end from The Meeting Places with On Our Own.

97 – Molecular and Developmental Evolution with Eric Kane pt. 1

Eric Kane, who was a guest on Professor blastoff twice, makes his way into the Space Cave for the first time to talk about his progress with his PhD in Molecular and Developmental Evolution at UNC Charlotte, living longer, and his thoughts on the future of humanity while sharing some delicious Dogfish Head 60 Minute IPA. A chat with Carlos (@CarlosFugazi) kicks things off.

Music at the end from Diiv with How Long Have You Known.

96 – Neural Systems with Teagan Wall pt. 2

96-teagan-wallTeagan Wall (@teagwall) is back to finish the Allagash White Ale and the stimulating conversation on economics, science, neuroscience, and being a comedy writer. She also takes a stab at describing the universe.

Music at the end from Broadcast with Corporeal.

95 – Neural Systems with Teagan Wall pt. 1

Teagan Wall (@teagwall) beyond currently writing for Bill Nye Saves the World on Netflix and previously working on Wall Street, also has a PhD from Caltech in Computational and Neural Systems. Needless to say, it’s a riveting conversation that takes place while sharing some delicious Allagash White Ale.

Music at the end from Avi Buffalo with So What.

94 – Cryobanks with Sarah Malley pt. 2

Sarah Malley (@shutupsmalls) is back to continue the chat about sperm donation, being a donor kid, finding her siblings, and her life in general. It’s a fascinating discussion over Magic Hat #9 Pale Ale.

Music at the end from Yo la Tengo with From a Motel 6.

93 – Cryobanks with Sarah Malley pt. 1

Sarah Malley (@shutupsmalls) has been a call-in guest before, and now she’s back for a longer, more thorough conversation about cryobanks, finding her biological father Todd, and the relationships she’s developed with a bunch of new siblings. She also discusses the impact it has had on her relationship with her mom. It’s a fantastic conversation over Magic Hat #9 Pale Ale. There’s also a chat with Eric Lyons at the beginning as he and Dave walk around the CSU campus in Ft. Collins, CO.

Music at the end from Hayden with Home by Saturday.

92 – Ecology with Sheila Madrak and Corey Clatterbuck pt. 2

Part two of a great conversation about earth, the environment, the advancement of science, and sea birds with Sheila Madrak (@shishfish) and Corey Clatterbuck (@cocotross). The beer this time is Dawn Patrol from Great Basin Brewing courtesy of Vernon Heater.

Music at the end from Kimbro with Dreams featuring Chris Prythm.

91 – Ecology with Doc Mad and Corey Clatterbuck pt. 1

Sheila Madrak (@shishfish), a PhD in Ecology, is back with her friend Corey Clatterbuck (@Cocotross), who is pursuing her PhD, to talk about the planet, its future, the current state of things, why we should worry, why we should feel ok, and of course, charismatic mega fauna. Corey brings by a pie that is insanely delicious, and the gang shares some Brown Ale from Indian Wells during a riveting chat about the state of the planet.

Music at the end of Hazel English with More Like You.

90 – Sci Comm with Cara Santa Maria pt. 2

The host of the Talk Nerdy to Me podcast, and all-around science nut, Cara Santa Maria is back for part two of a fantastic chat about all things science, life, the universe, and all of it. She also explains a bit about her tattoos and the meaning behind some of them.

Music at the end from Rilo Kiley with Dreamworld.

89 – Sci Comm with Cara Santa Maria pt. 1

89-cara-santa-mariaCara Santa Maria (@CaraSantaMaria), who hosts the Talk Nerdy to Me podcast and is a wealth of knowledge about all things science, stops by for a fun chat about her life, her interest in science, why she loves it, and where the world might be headed.

Music at the end from Generationals with Spinoza.