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  Episode 9: Getting Meta with Materials

Now you see it, now you don’t – episode 9 of Yet Another Science Show is finally here! Special guest, Harvard PhD Student Phil Munoz, sits down at Jesse’s table with Orad, Jes and Nina to talk meta-atoms, metamaterials and invisibility … Continue readi...
  Orad Reshef& Jesse Corbeil author

  Episode 8: Making Sense of Smell

Smell is a powerful thing.  In fact, some say it’s the most powerful of our senses. But it’s not a well-understood sense by any means.  Every now and again, a new study appears with a new set of categories or a … Continue reading →
  Orad Reshef& Jesse Corbeil author

  Yet Another Science Minute #2: The Edge of the Solar System

Hi Yassers! Miss Yet Another Science Show? Well, here’s a quick teaser of our imminent return. It’s a convo Jes and Orad had about Voyager when it was leaving the solar system. Stay tuned for more full-length episodes and science minutes, … Continue re...
  Orad Reshef& Jesse Corbeil author

  Episode 7: Tiny Things Made of Light

Ever wondered what your co-hosts do when they’re not being fab broadcast personalities? Or what the show would sound like if at least one of us really knew what we were talking about? Well listen up, because it’s about to … Continue reading →
  Orad Reshef& Jesse Corbeil author

  Yet Another Science Minute #1: Mpemba

Good morning Yassers! We’re trying something new at Yet Another Science Show called our Science Minute. No time to explain it (that’s the point!) so just give her a listen and let us know what you think. And don’t you … Continue reading →
  Orad Reshef& Jesse Corbeil author

  Episode 6: Material Toughness

Do you know what the difference is between a material’s strength and its toughness? If you’re like most of us, you don’t. But that difference plays a big part in why springs don’t snap under pressure and why only certain … Continue reading →
  Orad Reshef& Jesse Corbeil author

  Episode 5: The light show

The lightbulb, right? The good old incandescent lightbulb. Well, it’s maybe not so good anymore. Or comparatively speaking, at least. New lights that boast better energy use and less waste heat are changing the field for the better — or … Continue read...
  Orad Reshef& Jesse Corbeil author

  Episode 4: Speciation: Mini Elephants, Giant Rats and the Cycle of Cichlids

Deep in Africa’s Rift Valley lakes, a story of extinction and evolution is unfolding at an incredible rate, while elsewhere, islands have their own stories of divergent evolution writ large in their fossils. Speciation is an unending process that has …...
  Orad Reshef& Jesse Corbeil author

  Episode 3: Paul Dirac and the Magnetic Monopole

Magnetic monopoles are one of those things that really should be real. There’s practically an empty space in physics waiting to be filled by them. But nobody’s found one yet. In some ways, Paul Dirac was as elusive a figure … Continue reading →
  Orad Reshef& Jesse Corbeil author

  Episode 2: Black Holes Don’t Suck

There aren’t many things spinning about the cosmos that inspire as much interest, creep-out factor and complete hyperbole as the mighty black hole. Whether we’re talking about a ‘normal’ one with a mass of maybe 20 of our suns, or … Continue reading →
  Orad Reshef& Jesse Corbeil author