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Ologies with Alie Ward
Ologies with Alie Ward
Alie Ward

Volcanoes. Trees. Drunk butterflies. Mars missions. Slug sex. Death. Beauty standards. Anxiety busters. Beer science. Bee drama. Take away a pocket full... more

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Smologies #39: ANCIENT ROME with Darius Arya

Classical Archaeologist and TV host Dr. Darius Arya is back for a smologized version of this classic episode to... more

02 Mar 2024 · 25 minutes
Black Hole Theory Cosmology (WHAT ARE BLACK HOLES?!) Part 2 with Ronald Gamble, Jr.

Part 2! Black hole suns, black hole movies, wormholes, time travel, matter evaporation, scientists being bitches, risk-taking advice, Italy’s favorite... more

28 Feb 2024 · 1 hour, 9 minutes
Black Hole Theory Cosmology (WHAT ARE BLACK HOLES?!) Part 1 with Ronald Gamble, Jr.

How big are black holes? Is time elastic? What is spacetime foam? Why is there a place called “elsewhere?” Enjoy... more

21 Feb 2024 · 48 minutes
Smologies #38: CARNIVORES with Rae Wynn-Grant

Ah, charismatic megafauna! Teeth, claws, fur, poop, hibernation, hiking, nature preserves, and living your childhood dreams with Alie’s longtime -ologist... more

17 Feb 2024 · 25 minutes
Hydrochoerology (CAPYBARAS) with Elizabeth Congdon

CAPYBARAS! Blocky faces. Chill vibes. Spa days. Finally. Hydrochoerologist, Dr. Elizabeth Congdon, leads us into the muddy pond of Rodents... more

14 Feb 2024 · 1 hour, 17 minutes
Theoretical & Creative Ecology (SCIENCE & ECOPOETRY) with Madhur Anand

Environmental models! Poetry! Scientists who are poets! Novelists who are scientists! Art + science = an actual -ology. Creative... more

07 Feb 2024 · 57 minutes
Smologies #37: PROTEINS + DNA with Raven “The Science Maven” Baxter

This one’s got it all: teeny tiny cellular factories, mitochondrial relevancy, what big smelly vats of poop have to do... more

03 Feb 2024 · 25 minutes
Evolutionary Anthropology (METABOLISM) with Herman Pontzer

Let’s explore our human machinery. And talk about Brazilian butt lifts. Professor of Evolutionary Anthropology and metabolism researcher Dr. Herman... more

31 Jan 2024 · 1 hour, 24 minutes
Carcinology (CRABS) Part 2 with Adam Wall

Hairy crabs! Shell swaps! Carcinization! Will we all evolve to be crabs? What’s with having one giant claw? Why would... more

24 Jan 2024 · 50 minutes
Smologies #36: FEATHERS with Allison Shultz

Plumage! Dance battles! Possible holographic disco birds? Natural History Museum of LA ornithology curator Dr. Allison Shultz is a professional... more

20 Jan 2024 · 25 minutes
Ologies with Alie Ward
Smologies #39: ANCIENT ROME with Darius Arya
Ologies with Alie Ward