• BrainCraft -- How To Procrastinate Effectively
    S3 E23: How To Procrastinate Effectively
    Taking a break to do simple or "mindless" tasks can have a positive impact on ...
    Air Date 6/8/2017
    0:03:39
  • BrainCraft -- Why Are We Ticklish?
    S3 E19: Why Are We Ticklish?
    Our reaction to be tickled may be nature's way of encouraging self defence ...
    Air Date 4/20/2017
    0:03:28
  • BrainCraft -- Gravity in Your Brain ft. Neil deGrasse Tyson!
    S3 E18: Gravity in Your Brain ft. Neil deGrasse Tyson!
    I sit down with StarTalk Radio hosts Neil deGrasse Tyson and Eugene Mirman to ...
    Air Date 4/13/2017
    0:04:35
  • BrainCraft -- Wiggle Your Big Toe
    S3 E17: Wiggle Your Big Toe
    Generally we move our bodies pretty automatically and quickly, thanks to myelin, ...
    Air Date 4/6/2017
    0:02:52
  • BrainCraft -- Can You Solve This Riddle?
    S3 E16: Can You Solve This Riddle?
    Can You Solve This Riddle? This riddle first appeared in Grossman, Howard ...
    Air Date 3/30/2017
    0:04:40
  • BrainCraft -- Why do You Get a Brain Freeze?
    S3 E15: Why do You Get a Brain Freeze?
    Why do you get a brain freeze? Sometimes, after ice-cream or a cold drink, it ...
    Air Date 3/23/2017
    0:02:58
  • BrainCraft -- Your Body on Carbs
    S3 E14: Your Body on Carbs
    Many think eating carbs makes you gain weight, but carbohydrates are your ...
    Air Date 3/16/2017
    0:02:45
  • BrainCraft -- The Weird World of Animal Mating
    S3 E10: The Weird World of Animal Mating
    In conversation with Dr. Carin Bondar on her new book subject: Wild Sex.
    Air Date 3/4/2017
    0:05:06
  • BrainCraft -- What Do You Think is Normal?
    S3 E13: What Do You Think is Normal?
    What do we mean by "normal"? Cognitive scientists have found that your notion of ...
    Air Date 3/2/2017
    0:03:59
  • BrainCraft -- Are You a Chronic Procrastinator?
    S3 E9: Are You a Chronic Procrastinator?
    The science behind procrastination.
    Air Date 2/28/2017
    0:03:41
  • BrainCraft -- Everything is Trying to Kill You
    S3 E12: Everything is Trying to Kill You
    Check your irrational fears: Over 3 million people worldwide STILL die every ...
    Air Date 2/23/2017
    0:03:49
  • BrainCraft -- How LEGO Helps Blind People See
    S3 E8: How LEGO Helps Blind People See
    Can blind people see? How LEGO can bring the world to those with visual ...
    Air Date 2/21/2017
    0:13:25
  • BrainCraft -- Why People Fake Illness Online
    S3 E7: Why People Fake Illness Online
    When illness goes viral, Munchausen by Internet may be the symptom.
    Air Date 2/14/2017
    0:05:50
  • BrainCraft -- Valentine's Day Tips From the Animal World!
    S3 E11: Valentine's Day Tips From the Animal World!
    These animal mating rituals reveal some secrets of our own Valentines Day ...
    Air Date 2/9/2017
    0:04:34
  • BrainCraft -- The Automation Paradox
    S3 E6: The Automation Paradox
    The psychology behind self driving cars: What happens when people don’t ...
    Air Date 2/7/2017
    0:05:29
  • BrainCraft -- What Does a Secret Weigh?
    S3 E5: What Does a Secret Weigh?
    The honest truth about keeping secrets.
    Air Date 1/23/2017
    0:03:21
  • BrainCraft -- The Evolutionary Advantages of Art
    S3 E4: The Evolutionary Advantages of Art
    I sit down with The Art Assignment host Sarah Urist Green to chat about science, ...
    Air Date 1/16/2017
    0:06:24
  • BrainCraft -- The Most Boring Video Ever
    S3 E3: The Most Boring Video Ever
    The neuroscience of boredom is slightly interesting.
    Air Date 1/9/2017
    0:03:58
  • BrainCraft -- Should The Olympics Just Allow Doping?
    S3 E2: Should The Olympics Just Allow Doping?
    Is it time to allow performance enhancing drugs in professional sports? A look ...
    Air Date 12/11/2016
    0:05:07
  • BrainCraft -- A Venus Flytrap Works Just Like Your Brain
    S3 E1: A Venus Flytrap Works Just Like Your Brain
    Check out how venus flytraps - and other carnivorous plants - act just like our ...
    Air Date 12/8/2016
    0:03:38
  • BrainCraft -- Your Brain in Numbers
    S2 E50: Your Brain in Numbers
    It's my 100th episode of BrainCraft! Thank you so much for watching!
    Air Date 12/4/2016
    0:01:50