Ologies: Thermophysiology (BODY HEAT) with Dr. Shane Campbell-Staton

This episode, and Dr. Shane Campbell-Staton, are a true joy.

The UCLA professor, host of the Biology of Superheroes Podcast and Thermophysiologist talks about big animals vs. little ones, lizard storms, dinosaur blood, hibernating bears, why you sweat in your sleep, antifreeze frogs, miracle hamsters, why different people run at very different temperatures, how comic books influence the way he sees science, learning how his brain works and some time management hacks that he uses as a professor and host of an amazing podcast. Get ready to have a new science buddy.

 

Ologies

Volcanoes. Trees. Drunk butterflies. Mars missions. Slug sex. Death. Beauty standards. Anxiety busters. Beer science. Bee drama.

Take away a pocket full of science knowledge and charming, bizarre stories about what fuels these professional -ologists’ obsessions. Humorist and science correspondent Alie Ward asks smart people stupid questions and the answers might change your life.


Science Topics
Biology, Zoology
Animals
Bears, Dinosaurs, Frogs, Toads, & Salamanders, Lizards, Rodents
High School
9th Grade, 10th Grade, 11th Grade, 12th Grade, Adults

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