SciShow Tangents

From Complexly and WNYC Studios

The lightly competitive knowledge showcase from the geniuses behind the YouTube series SciShow.

  • 98 - Monster Month: Vampires

    Oct 20, 2020
    Monster Month turns up the spooky sex appeal as we talk about the hunkiest monster in Monster Town: vampires!
  • 97 - Monster Month: Living Dead

    Oct 13, 2020
    Monster Month shambles on! This week: the living dead! We’re talking zombies, we’re talking Frankensteins, we’re talking skeletons. And by the end, things get downright poignant!
  • 96 - Monster Month: Ghosts!

    Oct 6, 2020
    This week we’re busting out the Ouija board and summoning forth some Ghostly science knowledge from beyond this earthly plane! 
  • SciShow Tangents Classics - Bats

    Sep 29, 2020
    We're taking a dirt nap this week in preparation for October's frightening festivities! Enjoy this classic, slightly spooky episode and join us next week as we kick off Monster Month!
  • 95 - Language

    Sep 22, 2020
    What would a podcast be without language? Perhaps a series of soothing tones? Maybe frog sounds? Wait… that sounds nice… 
  • 94 - Eyeballs

    Sep 15, 2020
    Jeepers creepers, today we’re talking about peepers!
  • 93 - Cars

    Sep 8, 2020
    Cars are one of the more common-place things we’ve discussed… yet to some, including many on our panel, they are more mysterious than the human body or the fundamental forces of nature!
  • 92 - Black Holes

    Sep 1, 2020
    Does the Tangents crew know anything about black holes? Not really. But when has that ever stopped us? Let’s get theoretical!
  • 91 - Birds with Jason Ward

    Aug 25, 2020
    Birder Jason Ward joins the science couch to teach us about the wonder and majesty of birds both big and small... then he tells us stories about birds pooping on him!