Seven ways our emotions are necessary for decision making
Emotional Decision Making: Science and Neurobiology
Exploring the role of emotions in decision making, and the neurobiology that facilitates them.
Logic, the Universe, and God
What is the role of logic in mathematics, religion and in understanding our universe? Belief in God is used as an example of deductive and inductive logic.
Aristotle on Knowledge and Stupidity
Aristotle taught us that from a science perspective, we don't know anything about our physical world with 100% certainty. This episode explores the role of scientific laws, theories, and religion in answering mankind's questions.
Cleanliness: The Science
The science of cleanliness. What is dirt? How does science measure cleanliness? This episode explores pathogens, germs, bacterial reproduction, viral replication, how soap works, and the effectiveness of the wadu ritual. Technical terms used in the cleaning science and industrial sectors, such as Colony Forming Units, and Log Reduction, are explained.
The History of Cleanliness
The surprising history of hygiene from the ancient Babylonians to modern times.