SciShow Tangents

From Complexly and WNYC Studios

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

  • 99 - Monster Month: Monster Mash

    Oct 27, 2020
    Monster Month meets its ghoulish end, and we’re throwing it a swinging wake! This week, all the monsters we didn’t talk about during the rest of October come together for a Monster Mash!
  • 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!