Aired 10 months ago 1:43
two hundred fifty thousand gallons Discussed on WSB-AM
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Aired 5 months ago 15:47
VelociPodcast 159: Would you rather mayonnaise?
So many questions, a would you rather, some hypotheticals and horse kicking.
Aired 4 months ago 32:54
34 - Natural Disasters
Natural disasters are a fact of life when you live on a giant ball of water, ice, and rock with a gooey magma center thatâ€™s hurtling through spaceâ€¦ and all the pollution weâ€™re pumping into the environment doesnâ€™t really seem to be helping, either. Â Follow us on Twitter @SciShowTangents, where weâ€™ll tweet out topics for upcoming episodes and you can ask the science couch questions!Â Â If you want to learn more about any of our main topics, check out these links: Â [Truth or Fail] Â Cloud seeding https://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-1-935704-30-0_9 https://science.sciencemag.org/content/195/4274/139Â Â Absorbent polymer https://www.aoml.noaa.gov/hrd/tcfaq/C5d.html http://discovermagazine.com/2002/sep/featrain Â Hail cannon https://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/pdf/10.1175/1520-0477(1981)062%3C0368%3AHRTFHC%3E2.0.CO%3B2 https://www.businessinsider.com/volkswagen-hail-cannons-mexico-farmers-draught-2018-8 https://books.google.com/books?id=h-ADAAAAMBAJ&pg=PA548 https://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/hail-cannons-the-devices-that-supposedly-blast-away-bad-weatherÂ Â Soot https://www.aoml.noaa.gov/hrd/tcfaq/C5b.html Â [Fact Off] Â Year Without a Summer: https://scied.ucar.edu/shortcontent/mount-tambora-and-year-without-summer http://mentalfloss.com/article/73585/15-facts-about-year-without-summer https://medium.com/@spencerbaum/the-year-without-summer-and-the-origins-of-frankenstein-13e6884c3ece Â Tae Bo â€œearthquake:â€ https://www.geek.com/geek-cetera/korean-skyscraper-shakes-from-17-middle-aged-people-doing-tae-bo-1405157/ http://www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/news/nation/2011/07/117_91209.html http://mentalfloss.com/article/31349/how-power-literally-rocked-house Â [Ask the Science Couch] Â Glass rain: https://exoplanets.nasa.gov/alien-worlds/galaxy-of-horrors/ Â Cryovolcanoes:Â https://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/cassini/media/cassini-20081215b.htmL https://www.nature.com/news/2009/090325/full/news.2009.190.html Â Ice quakes on Earth:Â http://climate.missouri.edu/news/arc/mar2014b.php http://time.com/5517690/frost-quakes-ice-polar-vortex-sounds/ Â [Butt One More Thing] Â Hurricane Florence poop: https://www.govtech.com/em/disaster/Hurricane-Florence-Bathed-North-Carolina-in-Raw-Sewage-New-Figures-Show-it-was-Even-Worse-than-we-Thought.htmlÂ https://www.livescience.com/63625-pig-manure-overflow-hurricane-florence.html
Aired 4 months ago 96:20
News from Chittenden County, an Expanded Fuel Tax, and Choice on Abortion for Health Professionals
Monday's Dave Gram show starts with a conversation with Aidan Quigley of VTDigger.or on recent news out of Burlington and Chittenden County. Matt Cota of the Vermont Fuel Dealers' Association then joins Dave to talk about the recent expansion of the state's fuel tax to cover nonprofits, schools and municipalities. Later, should health professionals be able to avoid involvement in abortions for reasons of conscience?