Shirtloads of Science

Dr Karl’s a curious optimist – a great combination for a science lover. Join him and his guests for weird facts, amazing conversation and remember, it’s never too late for a happy childhood.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 23m. Bisher sind 358 Folge(n) erschienen. Jede Woche gibt es eine neue Folge dieses Podcasts.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 5 days 21 hours 54 minutes


episode 110: The day Ergonomics took a dive with Prof Chris Maher

Dr Karl and Prof Chris Maher discuss


 November 25, 2018  15m

episode 111: Guidelines for relief of Lower Back Pain with Dr Karl and Prof Chris Maher.

Dr Karl and Prof Chris Maher on treating an age old affliction


 December 2, 2018  18m

episode 112: Highlights from the Ignobel & Nobel prizes (112)

Dr Karl & Dr Alice bring you some of 2018's remarkable innovations. A process that transformed manufacturing and surgery, the "Deborah" Number and why a team of researchers went to a Post Office to investigate Male Erectile...


 December 9, 2018  20m

episode 113: Ultimate organic cleaner, Enzymes & Mongolia (113)

Dr Karl & Dr Alice Williamson.


 December 16, 2018  28m

episode 115: Annie Handmer, Australia's Space Diplomat

Specialist jobs are being created right now. Annie Handmer is ahead of the game as a "Space Diplomat". If junk from the sky kills your satellite or pollutes your land then space law applies. You need representatio. Who to call ? Discover how...


 January 24, 2021  13m

episode 116: The Antarctic Treaty & Space Law. Annie Handmer compares the laws of space with the Antarctic.

Annie Handmer tests the laws of space with our last frontier.


 January 13, 2019  16m

episode 117: Science Olympics and Sydney gold medallist in 2018.

Sydney had a gold medallist in 2018


 January 20, 2019  14m

 January 26, 2019  18m

episode 119: Spotting sharks with drones - Dr Karl & AI expert Dean Blumenstein

Dr Karl and AI expert Dean Blumenstein from UTS Sydney discuss the application of drones being deployed on Australian beaches this summer. Can deep learning improve on helicopter surveillance ? Can a drone save someone from drowning faster than...


 February 3, 2019  22m

episode 120: Not-so-super Foods- Dr Nick Fuller & Fads that Fail

Imagine something that would undo all the bad stuff you put in your mouth. Now that would be a Super Food. Superfoods do not exist and Dr Nick Fuller takes Dr Karl through recent claims.  Twitter: @drnickfuller Website:   


 February 10, 2019  25m