July 18th, 2014
Episode 307 of 396 episodes
On this week’s podcast Lorin shares a mysterious story about Snickers bars and her car. On “Weird Science” Dr. Jen discusses “Voyager 1”, a spacecraft that was sent into space in the 1970’s that contained a mix tape that “encapsulated” human life on earth. Journalist Gideon Haigh joins the Breakfasters to discuss the unexpected enthusiasm of factory workers in an age where the value of manual factory work is being questioned and Program Co-ordinator at Scienceworks Mo De Zilva talksabout their latest exhibition 'Science Fiction, Science Future'.
From finding awe in Hubble images to visiting the doctor, science is everywhere in our lives. Whether we wear a white lab coat or haven't seen a test tube since eighth grade, science affects and changes us. We all have a story about science, and at The Story Collider, we want to hear those stories.