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Flâneur and irrepressible commentator, Rick Edwards, and "Indiana Jones in a lab coat" Dr. Michael Brooks, delve into the science behind popular culture.
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4.8 stars from 566 ratings
💎💰⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ I love this show. I listen doing chores, daily routines, and long drives. I love the exploration of such a range of SciFi content. Please start choosing TV episodes! Fringe, Star Trek (TNG4eva), quantum Leap, !!!!!!
Luckiirish via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 09/05/23
This is exactly what I love in forms of entertainment. Putting science to popular media is a brilliant format and is the greatest one in my opinion. And some of the stuff I have learned I've used in exams, class, and in real life.Read full review »
HenezHh via Apple Podcasts · Great Britain · 08/25/22
So entertaining, I can’t recommend this highly enough
Maize1,1 via Apple Podcasts · Great Britain · 12/22/21
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