In this final episode of Series 1, Steve talks about how plants transmit their genes, Helen eavesdrops on whales and Matt decodes spacecraft transmissions. Plus a song about the bravest little transmitter in the known universe. 00:48 - Steve
Steve goes to war against rote learning; Matt tells us how ancient numbers affect what we can and can't name our dogs; and Helen's bit is elementary, my dear listener. 00:50 - Matt's bit 12:41 - Steve's bit 25:22 - Helen's bit 40:26 - Helen's
In this episode, Steve talks about a sticky effect, Matt gets us tangled in stick knots, and Helen gets stuck into sticky numbers: 00:43 - Steve's bit 11:29 - Matt's bit 24:16 - Helen's bit For show notes, links, merch, mailing list and more
In this episode, Helen investigates a curious ring that lives in the sea, Steve contemplates the meaning of life itself and Matt brings along some bagels: 00:47 - Helen's bit 11:02 - Matt's bit 21:29 - Steve's bit Show notes, pictures of bag
In this episode, Steve tries to measure distant stars with his thumb, Matt talks black holes & plot holes and Helen plays some of her favourite space sounds. Plus a song from Helen that may provide useful information for your future interstella
In this episode, Helen talks fuel for your body, Matt talks plane fuel (or lack of it…) and Steve talks origin theories for a particular fossil fuel. Plus a song from Helen about the ultimate source of Earth’s fuel: 01:10 - Matt's bit 10:30 -
In between making science comedy shows, Festival of the Spoken Nerd - aka Matt Parker, Steve Mould and Helen Arney - have created a podcast. It’s called A Podcast Of Unnecessary Detail, and this is the trailer for it. Want to get in touch? We’
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