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Created by: Tumble Media

USA 6-1011+

Started: February 24th, 2015

Status: Active, 195 episodes

Kind: Episodic

Language: English

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Thanksgiving Road Trip – Making a Difference
00:48:04 | November 23rd, 2022

In this special road-trip collection of Tumble episodes, you’ll hear all about scientists who are making a difference in their communities. This episode pack contains: 

How Do Toilets Work?
00:19:25 | Season: 8 |Episode: 7 | November 11th, 2022

When you have to go, where does it go? That’s what our listener Ellie wants to know. Prepare for potty humor and science as we hear from civil engineer and toilet expert Francis de los Reyes! Who invented the toilet? And what’s “The Great Stink?” We’ll be plunging into the past, present, and future of flushing to discover how toilets don’t just save us from stinky smells – they save lives.

The Tomb of the Animal Mummies
00:20:43 | Season: 8 |Episode: 6 | October 28th, 2022

Ever wonder what a mummy smells like? Or why millions of animals were mummified – including baboons? We climb into ancient tombs with Egyptologist Salima Ikram, to discover the science and culture of animal mummies. Salima is a real life tomb adventurer, cautious of scorpions and curious about the dead. Join us this Halloween as we excavate the secrets behind mummies!

Gas Busters – Life Lab, Pt. 5
00:18:11 | October 14th, 2022

If there’s too much gas in the atmosphere, who you gonna call? Gas Busters! Find out how a bacteria from a rabbit’s gut could help fight climate change, in our final episode of Life Lab.

Fashion’s New Spider Sense – Life Lab, Pt. 4
00:16:20 | Season: 8 |Episode: 4 | October 7th, 2022

Spider silk? Mushroom leather? Discover what’s next in fashion: Clothes made from synthetic biology. We hear the story of how a synthetic biologist went from collecting spiders in his bedroom to working with some of the biggest names in fashion.

“Is This a Good Idea?” – Life Lab, Pt. 3
00:20:11 | Season: 8 |Episode: 3 | September 30th, 2022

So far in Life Lab, we’ve uncovered the power of synthetic biology. But with great power comes great responsibility! In this episode, we’ll ask “Is this a good idea?” when it comes to changing the DNA of mosquitoes to fight a deadly virus.

Moving to Mars? – Life Lab, Pt 2
00:20:35 | Season: 8 |Episode: 2 | September 23rd, 2022

Should we make the move to Mars? And how would we live there? Join us as we pack our bags for Mars with the help of synthetic biology. We’ll find out how astronauts could grow their own food, medicine, and even building materials on the Red Planet. But when Lindsay and Marshall start to disagree about moving to another planet, some tricky questions threaten the mission…

More Cheese, Please – Life Lab Pt. 1
00:22:21 | Season: 8 |Episode: 1 | September 16th, 2022

What does cheese have to do with technology? What does engineering have to do with biology? And why should we know about it? We’ll slice into these questions to get a taste of what synthetic biology is, how it’s already in our lives, and how it got there. 

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Created by: Tumble Media
Started: February 24th, 2015
Status: Active, 195 episodes
Kind: Episodic
Language: English

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