Grok Science Show

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Grok ScienceThe Groks Science Show is a weekly science radio program and podcast produced in Baton Rouge, LA, Chicago, IL and Tokyo, Japan.

Each week, the hosts, Dr. Charles Lee, Dr. Frank Ling, and Samantha Thomas take an in-depth look at recent events in the world of science and technology, and examine the effects of recent discoveries on our daily lives.

Each episode features an interview with a leading scientist, researcher, or industrialist discussing stimulating work in their field. The show often includes a humorous and entertaining segment; plus the world famous question of the week!


Grok Science Show Show Archive:

Strange Harvests -— Groks Science Show 2019-08–14

Wednesday 14th August 2019

The natural world is filled with resources that are harvested without thought for the long term consequences. Can we live sustainably with the environment? On this episode, Edward Posnett discussed the strange harvests.


Stress Switch -— Groks Science Show 2019-08–07

Wednesday 7th August 2019

Stress can be overwhelming and sometimes even debilitating, but how can we deal with mild or chronic stress? On this episode, Dr. Amy Serin discussed the stress switch.


Robotic Cars -— Groks Science Show 2019-07–31

Wednesday 31st July 2019

Advances in automated car technology are poised to revolutionize transportation. But, when will see the first generation of robotic cars? On this episode, Jason Torchinsky discussed Robot, Take the Wheel.


Lost Civilization -— Groks Science Show 2019-07–24

Wednesday 24th July 2019

The American continents are often referred to as the New World by anthropologists. But could civilization have started far earlier than most experts think? On this episode, Graham Hancock discusses his hypothesis of a lost civilization.


Voice Technology -— Groks Science Show 2019-07–17

Wednesday 17th July 2019

One of the annoyances of modern life is background noise in our phone conversations. On this program, Davit Baghdasaryan discussed his AI powered app KRISP, which gives us clean voice communication.


Apollo Legacy -— Groks Science Show 2019-07–10

Wednesday 10th July 2019

The 50th anniversary of the first landings on the moon mark a notable landmark in the technological achievements of humanity. But, what is the legacy of the Apollo missions? On this episode, Dr. Roger Launius discussed the legacy of the moon landings.


Language Death -— Groks Science Show 2019-07–03

Wednesday 3rd July 2019

What happens when a language dies? What happens to the culture and history of the speakers of that language? On this episode, Prof. Don Kulick discussed his book, A Death in The Rainforest.


Sky Fire -— Groks Science Show 2019-06–26

Wednesday 26th June 2019

Meteoric impacts are extremely frequent events on the earth, so much so that the next one might completely destroy the planet. On this episode, Gordon L. Dillow discussed these events in his book, Fire in the Sky.


Generic Drugs -— Groks Science Show 2019-06–19

Wednesday 19th June 2019

Generic drugs are a ubiquitous part of the pharmaceutical market, but do they deliver the same effects? On this episode, Ms. Katherine Eban discussed problems with generic drug manufacturing.


Creative Evolution -— Groks Science Show 2019-06–12

Wednesday 12th June 2019

Creativity and evolution may seem to be two completely different ideas, but what can the theory of evolution teach us about the creative process? On this episode, Dr. Andreas Wagner discussed his book, Life Finds a Way.