#44 Free Will

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What is free will? Can humans make conscious decisions? What does the scientific evidence tell us about the existence of free will? Find out on […]

#43 Right Brain / Left Brain

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The idea of brain lateralization has attained a high degree of popularity in culture. People will often refer to themselves as being “right brained” or […]

#42 Conspiracy Theories

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Kim interviews Jim about conspiracy theories. What makes conspiracy theories so appealing? What is the relationship between scientific literacy and the likelihood that someone will […]

Alien Abduction

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Is there a scientific explanation for the alien abduction phenomenon? Is there a link between nocturnal alien visitations and the many similar stories that have […]


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Dr. Jim Davies and Dr. Kim Hellemans interview two experts on the topic of concussions, Andree-Anne Ledoux, a Research Associate at Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario […]

#41 Talking

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Dr, Jim Davies interviews Dr. Iva Ivanova about the psychology of talking. Do different languages change the way we formulate meaning? What is syntax and how […]

#40 Neurodiversity

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Dr. Kim Hellemans discuses neurodiversity with Tara Connolly, Patricia Berube and Kait Bowser. What is neurodiversity? Why is it important to recognize neurodiversity in higher education? How […]

#38 Synesthesia

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Some people perceive colors when they see certain words, letters or numbers, and some people experience geometric shapes as associated with certain tastes. These are […]

#37 Behavioral Addiction

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Kim and Jim take a deep dive into the topic of behavioral addiction. What is behavioral addiction? Can you be addicted to food? What about […]