Probably Science

Probably Science completes the Austin Stories trifecta this week with comedian/writer guest Laura House (, who joins Matt and Andy in discussing: Valley celebrity encounters! Pissing off Jamie Foxx! Chili competitions! Drinking and guns! Shooting pesky mink! Russell Crowe's crappy Twitter feed! Getting an adult ego check from your parents! Making your own bullets! Detecing the dark matter all around us! Flu shots during pregnancy are safe! The history of vaccines! Vibrating steering wheels to help drunks! Trilogy's dot com-era recruiting practices! Light that travels faster than light!

Direct download: Episode_054_-_Laura_House.mp3
Category:Comedy -- posted at: 10:53am PST

Pride of Australia Wil Anderson ( delivers in a big way this week as he joins Matt and Andy this week to get to the bottom of: US/Australia alliances! The unavoidable presence of Yahoo Serious! Ned Kelly's branding prowess! Ozploitation! Adding a new color to Australia's temperature charts! Climate change denial! Karl Kruszelnicki's study of belly button fluff! Being laughed at vs. being laughed with! Testing 18 molar sulfuric acid on your arm! Exploding ATVs! Fetuses need light, too! Mark McGrath's Ark! Being lonely lowers your immune system! Comedians: Braver than Navy Seals! Crustaceans can feel pain! Pubic lice becoming extinct! Getting crabs in your eyelashes!

Direct download: Episode_053_-_Wil_Anderson.mp3
Category:Comedy -- posted at: 12:39am PST

Comedians Dan Telfer ( and Hannah Gansen ( join Matt and Andy this week to chat about: Getting a fake baby at age 18! Brussel Sprouts! Bobak Ferdowski, the NASA mohawk guy! Making origami cranes as astronaut training! Shoulder hair! The tiger quoll! Blowing up dollhouses! Fingers and toes wrinkle underwater for better grip! Debunking ridiculous lessons from teachers! Sending secret messages via Skype! Ancient eye medicine!

Direct download: Episode_052_-_Dan_Telfer_and_Hannah.mp3
Category:Comedy -- posted at: 4:37pm PST

As promised, Jesse Case ( brings the first installment of Probably History, in which he, Jack Robichaud (, Richard Bain ( and Andy Wood ( discuss the history of Christmas. Enjoy, and be on the lookout for a new episode of Probably Science next week!

Direct download: Probably_History_Episode_001_-_Chris.mp3
Category:Comedy -- posted at: 11:22am PST