July 23, 2013

EP. 114 — Space Weather

Tig, David, Kyle & Aaron welcome you back to the hatch on this week’s Professor Blastoff! David showcases his ignorance to yoga techniques, Kyle discusses his facial hair and Tig shares her distaste for country music artist Aaron Tippin as well as Kyle’s new look. Aaron throws in his two cents on the facial hair debate before welcoming guest expert Alysha Reinard, who calls in all the way from the University of Colorado to talk about her research on space weather. Alysha goes into great detail about her studies, how she initially got into the field and she and Kyle bond over their shared love for the Joaquin Phoenix film Space Camp.

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July 21, 2015

EP. 217 — Goodbye

Grab your tissues because it’s a sad day in the hatch today. Tig, Kyle, and David are back together one last time to discuss Tig’s engagement party and then weigh in on their decision to end the podcast. The gang reminisces on their favorite bits, answers fan questions, and talks about future plans. Welp, that’s been podcast.

July 14, 2015

EP. 216 — Optogenetics

Kyle and David are Tig-less this week in a chat with a friend of the show from North Carolina Jeff McInnis who has a Ph.D in Neuroscience, about controlling the brain with light. Jeff talks to the guys about testing the effects of light on mice, brain chemistry and decision making, and brain mapping.