Probably Science

by Andy Wood, Matt Kirshen · · · · 14 subscribers

Professional comedians with so-so STEM pedigrees take you through this week in science. Incompetently. Featuring hosts Matt Kirshen, Andy Wood (and sometimes Jesse Case or Brooks Wheelan) along with a rotating cast of special guests from the worlds of comedy and science.



Tags: comedy, brookswheelan, natural sciences, science, science & medicine, jessecase, andywood, standup, news, mattkirshen

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Comedian and actor Dan Oster () joins Matt and a normally voiced Andy to discuss pantomime dwarves, a desert update, , , psychological pain treatments, tripping on nutmeg and Dan's . This episode is brought to you by , offering Probably Science...
Friends of the show Sarah Morgan () and JJ Whitehead () return to talk with Matt and a strangely deep-voiced Andy about , , and . This episode is brought to you by , offering Probably Science listeners a free trial with unlimited access by visiting
Comedian, actor and voice performer extraordinaire Carlos Alazraqui (@) joins Matt and Andy to talk about what you can learn from hundreds of skydiving jumps, , , and .
Comedian () joins Matt and Andy to talk about her new album , , , , , , and . This episode is brought to you by , offering our listeners 50% off the first year of a monthly or annual subscription by visiting
Writer () joins Matt and Andy to discuss watching rocket launches, , what it actually takes to make a ventilator, , , , and . This episode is brought to you by , offering our listeners a free trial by visiting This episode is...
Episode 382 - Jesse Case April 28, 2020
Erstwhile Probably Science cohost Jesse Case () of fame returns (remotely) to discuss everyone's new living situations, , , , , and . This episode is brought to you by , offering our listeners a free trial by visiting This episode is...
Writer Sam Pasternack () of joins Matt and Andy while riding his quarantine exercise bike to discuss , , , , and . This episode is brought to you by , offering Probably Science listeners three months of unlimited access for only $30 by...
Comedian/actor () joins Andy and Matt to discuss , political science, , arm hickeys, , , , , , and . This episode is brought to you by , offering Probably Science listeners three months of unlimited access for only $30 by visiting
Episode 379 - Grant Lyon March 30, 2020
Comedian () returns to the podcast on the heels of the release of his new album "" to talk about , , , , , and .
Dr. Barry Fox is a Clinical Professor of Infectious Disease at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health. He also teaches , which turns out to be a very timely lecture series right now. Dr. Fox talks with Matt and Andy about...
Comedian/actor (, , , ) joins Matt and Andy for a COVID-19 quarantine edition of the podcast, discussing oceanography, , , , , , and . This episode is brought to you by , offering Probably Science listeners a free month of unlimited access by...
Comedians () and Byron Bertram () join Matt and Andy to discuss , COVID-19, Pence's spotty record, and . This episode is brought to you by , offering Probably Science listeners a free month of unlimited access by visiting
() returns to Probably Science to discuss Scorcese films, Mad Mike Hughes, an autism apology, COVID-19, relative risks and vaccines, , , and .
Video game writer/narrative director and VR advocate Rob Yescombe () joins Matt and Andy to discuss 90s computer games on TV, , Oculus Quest, inside-out tracking, parallax, light field cameras, volumetric video capture, , and . This episode is...
Writer/producer Krister Johnson () joins Matt and Andy to discuss his hilarious new Netflix show , , , , , , and .
Comedian Ed Salazar () joins Andy and Matt to talk about the new Goop show, Marianne Williamson's disease theories, yoga scammers, Catholic workouts, , , , , , and . This episode is brought to you by , offering Probably Science listeners three...
Comedian () joins Matt and Andy to talk about and , , , alcoholic spines, , and .
(, , ) sits in as guest co-host for this chat with Comedy Store Players veteran and Whose Line Is It Anyway cast member (), who more importantly for us is Dr. Richard Vranch, former physicist, for talk about the early days of UK comedy, and his...
While on the road, Matt talks to Dr. Damian King about his work as the head of Neutral Beam Injection for the and why heating things to 30 million degrees isn't nearly enough. This episode is brought to you by , offering Probably Science...