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Podcast Profile: Ologies with Alie Ward

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405 episodes
2017 to 2024
Median: 70 minutes
Collection: Science


Description (podcaster-provided):

Volcanoes. Trees. Drunk butterflies. Mars missions. Slug sex. Death. Beauty standards. Anxiety busters. Beer science. Bee drama. Take away a pocket full of science knowledge and charming, bizarre stories about what fuels these professional -ologists' obsessions. Humorist and science correspondent Alie Ward asks smart people stupid questions and the answers might change your life.


Themes and summary (AI-generated based on podcaster-provided show and episode descriptions):

➤ Science communication • Expert interviews • Humor • Diverse scientific topics • Hallucinogens • Disabilities • Animals • Near-death experiences • Historical events • Decluttering • Episodic deep dives • Listener questions

This podcast, hosted by Alie Ward, delves into the fascinating world of various scientific disciplines through engaging and often quirky conversations with experts known as -ologists. The show's description highlights a dedication to unraveling scientific curiosities and sharing charming, unusual stories about what drives these professionals' passions.

The episodes cover a broad spectrum of topics, each focusing on a specific niche within the scientific realm. Some common themes include natural sciences, wildlife, anthropology, and human experiences. Episodes explore diverse subjects such as hallucinogens, reflecting on their ethnobotanical origins and psychological impacts, and discussing disability sociology, addressing themes like sexuality, invisible illnesses, and societal perspectives on disability. Wildlife and ecology are frequently visited topics, with episodes dedicated to creatures like puffins and mosquitoes, revealing their behaviors, habitats, and interactions with humans.

Additionally, the podcast delves into human physiological and psychological topics, such as the science of hallucinogens' impact on the brain, the complexities of near-death experiences, and the intricate workings of metabolism. It also touches upon lesser-known scientific fields, such as syndesiology and quasitthanatology, expanding listeners' horizons.

Special episodes commemorate milestones and delve deeper into the show's creation, offering a meta-perspective on science communication and podcasting. The recurring "Smologies" segment provides a family-friendly spin on traditional topics, ensuring the content is accessible and engaging for all ages.

Overall, this podcast is characterized by its wide-ranging exploration of science, framed in relatable, often humorous narratives that aim to educate and entertain. The discussions are designed to be thought-provoking, catering to a curiosity-driven audience eager to learn about the myriad ways science intersects with daily life and the extraordinary within the ordinary.


Episodes:
Psychedeliology (HALLUCINOGENS) Part 2 with Charles Grob
2024-Jul-17
66 minutes
Psychedeliology (HALLUCINOGENS) Part 1 with Charles Grob
2024-Jul-11
68 minutes
Disability Sociology (DISABILITY PRIDE) with Guinevere Chambers
2024-Jul-03
95 minutes
Puffinology (PUFFINS) with Jill Taylor
2024-Jun-27
67 minutes
Andragogology (300TH EPISODE SPECIAL) with Alie Ward
2024-Jun-19
116 minutes
Culicidology (MOSQUITOES) Part 2 with Fhallon Ware-Gilmore
2024-Jun-12
65 minutes
Culicidology (MOSQUITOES) Part 1 with Fhallon Ware-Gilmore
2024-Jun-05
59 minutes
Anagnosology (READING) with Adrian Johns
2024-May-29
75 minutes
Mantodeology (PRAYING MANTISES) with Lohitashwa Garikipati
2024-May-22
95 minutes
Minisode: Some Small/Smol Announcements
2024-May-16
17 minutes
Genocidology (CRIMES OF ATROCITY) with Dirk Moses
2024-May-08
131 minutes
Episode Image Smologies #43: CICADAS with Gene Kritsky
2024-May-06
25 minutes
Foraging Ecology (EATING WILD PLANTS) Encore with @BlackForager, Alexis Nikole Nelson
2024-May-01
84 minutes
Columbidology (PIGEONS? YES) Part 2 with Rosemary Mosco
2024-Apr-24
62 minutes
Columbidology (PIGEONS? YES) Part 1 with Rosemary Mosco
2024-Apr-17
62 minutes
Episode Image Smologies #42: TREES with J. Casey Clapp
2024-Apr-13
25 minutes
Field Trip: I Chased the 2024 Eclipse with Umbraphiles
2024-Apr-10
53 minutes
Heliology (THE SUN/ECLIPSES) with India Jackson and Michael Kirk
2024-Apr-03
95 minutes
Episode Image Smologies #41: PELICANS with Juita Martinez
2024-Mar-30
25 minutes
Disgustology (REPULSION TO GROSS STUFF) with Paul Rozin
2024-Mar-27
89 minutes
Field Trip: Alie’s Mystery Surgery!
2024-Mar-21
47 minutes
Episode Image Smologies #40: HAIR with Valerie Horsley
2024-Mar-18
25 minutes
Oikology (DECLUTTERING) Encore with Jamie & Filip Hord + Joe Ferrari
2024-Mar-12
92 minutes
Functional Morphology (ANATOMY) Encore with Joy Reidenberg
2024-Mar-05
72 minutes
Episode Image Smologies #39: ANCIENT ROME with Darius Arya
2024-Mar-02
25 minutes
Black Hole Theory Cosmology (WHAT ARE BLACK HOLES?!) Part 2 with Ronald Gamble, Jr.
2024-Feb-28
69 minutes
Black Hole Theory Cosmology (WHAT ARE BLACK HOLES?!) Part 1 with Ronald Gamble, Jr.
2024-Feb-21
48 minutes
Episode Image Smologies #38: CARNIVORES with Rae Wynn-Grant
2024-Feb-17
25 minutes
Hydrochoerology (CAPYBARAS) with Elizabeth Congdon
2024-Feb-14
77 minutes
Theoretical & Creative Ecology (SCIENCE & ECOPOETRY) with Madhur Anand
2024-Feb-07
57 minutes
Episode Image Smologies #37: PROTEINS + DNA with Raven “The Science Maven” Baxter
2024-Feb-03
25 minutes
Evolutionary Anthropology (METABOLISM) with Herman Pontzer
2024-Jan-31
84 minutes
Carcinology (CRABS) Part 2 with Adam Wall
2024-Jan-24
50 minutes
Episode Image Smologies #36: FEATHERS with Allison Shultz
2024-Jan-20
25 minutes
Carcinology (CRABS) Part 1 with Adam Wall
2024-Jan-16
68 minutes
Ethnoecology (ETHNOBOTANY/NATIVE PLANTS) with Leigh Joseph
2024-Jan-09
79 minutes
Episode Image Smologies #35: COMPUTER PROGRAMMING with Iddris Sandu
2024-Jan-04
25 minutes
Alieology (YOUR HOST): an Ask-Me-Anything Goofy Hang
2023-Dec-27
107 minutes
Episode Image Smologies #34: PENGUINS with Tom Hart
2023-Dec-23
25 minutes
Lemurology (LEMURS) with Lydia Greene
2023-Dec-20
76 minutes
Quasithanatology (NEAR-DEATH EXPERIENCES) with Bruce Greyson
2023-Dec-13
88 minutes
Episode Image Smologies #33: SCORPIONS with Lauren Esposito
2023-Dec-11
25 minutes
Syndesiology (CONNECTIONS) with James Burke
2023-Dec-06
50 minutes
Audiobook Mixtape 3: Gift Ideas from the Ologists’ Brains
2023-Nov-29
81 minutes
Episode Image Smologies #32: CLOUDS with Rachel Storer
2023-Nov-25
25 minutes
Abstract Mathematology (UH, IS MATH REAL?) with Eugenia Cheng
2023-Nov-22
77 minutes
Road Ecology (ROAD KILL) with Ben Goldfarb
2023-Nov-15
84 minutes
Episode Image Smologies #31: INDIGENOUS COOKING with Mariah Gladstone
2023-Nov-11
24 minutes
Garology (LONG CUTE ANCIENT PATIENT BOOPABLE NIGHTMARE FISH) Encore for GAR WEEK with Solomon David
2023-Nov-08
75 minutes
Neuroparasitology (NATURE ZOMBIES) with Matt Simon
2023-Nov-01
82 minutes
Episode Image Smologies #30: SPIDERWEBS with Randy Lewis
2023-Oct-30
25 minutes
Teratology (MONSTERS) with W. Scott Poole
2023-Oct-26
95 minutes
Pomology (APPLES) with Susan K. Brown
2023-Oct-18
91 minutes
Episode Image Smologies #29: PUMPKINS with Anne Copeland
2023-Oct-14
25 minutes
Witchology (WITCHES & WITCHCRAFT) Part 2 with Fio Gede Parma
2023-Oct-11
66 minutes
Witchology (WITCHES & WITCHCRAFT) Part 1 with Fio Gede Parma
2023-Oct-04
52 minutes
Episode Image Smologies #28: AGING with Caleb Finch
2023-Sep-30
19 minutes
Benthopelagic Nematology (DEEP SEA WORMS) with Holly Bik
2023-Sep-27
75 minutes
Gustology (TASTE) with Gary Beauchamp
2023-Sep-20
70 minutes
Cosmology (THE UNIVERSE) Part 2 Encore with Katie Mack
2023-Sep-12
38 minutes
Episode Image Smologies #27: MARS with Jennifer Buz
2023-Sep-08
21 minutes
Cosmology (THE UNIVERSE) Part 1 Encore with Katie Mack
2023-Sep-05
93 minutes
LIFE ADVICE Encore: For anyone who is tired & needs some hacks
2023-Aug-29
47 minutes
Episode Image Smologies #26: POOP with Rachel Santymire
2023-Aug-25
22 minutes
Etymology (WORD ORIGINS) Encore with Helen Zaltzman
2023-Aug-22
66 minutes
Diabetology (BLOOD SUGAR) Part 2 Encore with Mike Natter
2023-Aug-15
82 minutes
Diabetology (BLOOD SUGAR) Part 1 Encore with Mike Natter
2023-Aug-10
60 minutes
Minisode: Dadward Takes a Break
2023-Aug-10
7 minutes
Neurotechnology (AI + BRAIN TECH) with Nita Farahany
2023-Aug-02
79 minutes
Sciuridology (SQUIRRELS) with Karen Munroe
2023-Jul-26
95 minutes
Molecular Neurobiology (BRAIN CHEMICALS) Encore with Crystal Dilworth
2023-Jul-20
87 minutes
Episode Image Smologies #25: LIGHTNING with Chris Giesige
2023-Jul-19
22 minutes
Curiology (EMOJI) Part 2 with Various Emoji Experts
2023-Jul-12
71 minutes
Curiology (EMOJI) Part 1 with Various Emoji Experts
2023-Jul-06
78 minutes
Field Trip: Birds of Prey and Raptor Facts
2023-Jun-29
84 minutes
Episode Image Smologies #24: SHIPWRECKS with Chanelle Zaphiropoulos
2023-Jun-26
25 minutes
Native Melittology (INDIGENOUS BEES) with Krystle Hickman
2023-Jun-22
87 minutes
Pectinidology (SCALLOPS) with Samantha Lynch
2023-Jun-14
95 minutes
Episode Image Smologies #23: MAMMALS with Danielle N. Lee
2023-Jun-13
24 minutes
Fire Ecology (WILDFIRES & INDIGENOUS FIRE MANAGEMENT) Mega Encore with Gavin Jones & Amy Christianson
2023-Jun-08
142 minutes
Black American Magirology (FOOD, RACE & CULTURE) with Psyche Williams-Forson
2023-May-31
72 minutes
Field Trip: A Hollywood Visit to the Writers Guild Strike Line
2023-May-26
68 minutes
Acaropathology (TICKS & LYME DISEASE) Updated Mega Encore with Neeta Pardanani Connally & Andrea Swei
2023-May-17
152 minutes
Invisible Photology (INVISIBILITY CLOAKS) with Greg Gbur
2023-May-10
80 minutes
Stem Cell Biology (CELLS MAKING CELLS) with “Science Sam” aka Samantha Yammine
2023-May-03
79 minutes
Episode Image Smologies #22: REPTILES & AMPHIBIANS with David Steen
2023-May-01
20 minutes
Delphinology Part 2 (DOLPHINS) with Justin Gregg
2023-Apr-26
54 minutes
Delphinology Part 1 (DOLPHINS) with Justin Gregg
2023-Apr-19
63 minutes
Field Trip: My Butt, a Colonoscopy Ride Along & How-To
2023-Apr-13
37 minutes
Chickenology Part 2 (HENS & ROOSTERS) with Tove Danovich
2023-Apr-05
45 minutes
Chickenology Part 1 (HENS & ROOSTERS) with Tove Danovich
2023-Mar-29
76 minutes
Episode Image Smologies #21: SLEEP with Chris Winter
2023-Mar-28
28 minutes
Domicology (ABANDONED BUILDINGS, RECYCLED HOUSES & GHOST TOWNS) with Rex LaMore
2023-Mar-23
84 minutes
Chronobiology (CIRCADIAN RHYTHMS) Encore + 2023 Updates with Katherine Hatcher
2023-Mar-14
77 minutes
Episode Image Smologies #20: FISHES with Chris Thacker
2023-Mar-14
22 minutes
Detroitology (DETROIT) with Aaron Foley
2023-Mar-08
60 minutes
Field Trip: An Airport Full of Neuroscientists
2023-Mar-02
57 minutes
Environmental Toxicology (POISONS + TRAIN DERAILMENT) with Kimberly K. Garrett
2023-Feb-22
79 minutes
Melaninology (SKIN/HAIR PIGMENT) with Tina Lasisi
2023-Feb-16
91 minutes
Scotohylology (DARK MATTER) with Flip Tanedo
2023-Feb-08
76 minutes
Laryngology Part 2 (VOICE BOXES) with Ronda Alexander
2023-Feb-01
54 minutes
Laryngology Part 1 (VOICE BOXES) Ronda Alexander
2023-Jan-25
61 minutes
Aperiology (MACRO PHOTOGRAPHY) Encore with Joseph Saunders
2023-Jan-18
85 minutes
Oneirology Part 2 (DREAMS) with G. William Domhoff
2023-Jan-11
91 minutes
Oneirology Part 1 (DREAMS) with G. William Domhoff
2023-Jan-04
74 minutes
Bonus Episode: Secrets, Advice + Ask-Me-Anything
2022-Dec-31
54 minutes
Episode Image Smologies #19: EVOLUTION with John McCormack
2022-Dec-29
22 minutes
P-22: The Life & Death of an L.A. Cougar with Miguel Ordeñana & Beth Pratt
2022-Dec-23
82 minutes
Meteorology (WEATHER & CLIMATE) with Marshall Shepherd
2022-Dec-14
72 minutes
Enigmatology (WORD PUZZLES) with David Kwong
2022-Dec-06
70 minutes
Special Ep: Mycology (MUSHROOMS) Tom Volk Memorial Encore
2022-Dec-01
78 minutes
Indigenous Pedology (SOIL SCIENCE) with Lydia Jennings
2022-Nov-23
73 minutes
Episode Image Smologies #18: FEASTS with Katherine Spiers
2022-Nov-22
22 minutes
Episode Image Bryology (MOSS) Encore with Dr. Robin Wall Kimmerer
2022-Nov-15
73 minutes
Discard Anthropology (GARBAGE) with Robin Nagle
2022-Nov-09
89 minutes
Episode Image Smologies #17: FLAGS with E. Tory Laitila
2022-Nov-08
22 minutes
Vampirology (VAMPIRES) Part 2 with Jeff Holdeman
2022-Oct-31
60 minutes
Vampirology (VAMPIRES) Part 1 with Jeff Holdeman
2022-Oct-26
68 minutes
Episode Image Smologies #16: INSECTS with Lila Higgins
2022-Oct-24
20 minutes
Metropolitan Tombology (PARIS CATACOMBS) with Erin-Marie Legacey
2022-Oct-20
74 minutes
FIELD TRIP: I Go France and Learn Weird French Stuff
2022-Oct-15
27 minutes
5th Anniversary Special! Xylology (LUMBER) with Jeff Perry
2022-Oct-04
76 minutes
Geology (ROCKS) Part 2 with Schmitty Thompson
2022-Sep-21
48 minutes
Episode Image Smologies #15: FAMILY TREES with Stephen Hanks
2022-Sep-21
19 minutes
Geology (ROCKS) Part 1 with Schmitty Thompson
2022-Sep-14
63 minutes
Oreamnology (MOUNTAIN GOATS ARE NOT GOATS) with Julie Cunningham
2022-Sep-08
66 minutes
Diplopodology (MILLIPEDES & CENTIPEDES) with Dr. Derek Hennen
2022-Aug-31
67 minutes
Critical Ecology (SOCIAL SYSTEMS + ENVIRONMENT) with Suzanne Pierre
2022-Aug-23
75 minutes
Thanatology — NEW Interview (GRIEF & MOURNING) with Cole Imperi + tips for Going Through It
2022-Aug-16
69 minutes
Thanatology (DEATH & DYING) Updated Encore with Cole Imperi
2022-Aug-10
90 minutes
Cheloniology (SEA TURTLES) Encore with Camryn Allen
2022-Aug-02
84 minutes
Testudinology (TORTOISES) Encore with Amanda Hipps
2022-Jul-26
73 minutes
Zymology (BEER) Encore with Quinton Sturgeon
2022-Jul-21
55 minutes
Personality Psychology (PERSONALITIES) Encore with Simine Vazire
2022-Jul-13
81 minutes
Episode Image Smologies #14: ALIENS with Kevin Peter Hand
2022-Jul-13
22 minutes
Lutrinology (OTTERS) with Chris J. Law
2022-Jul-07
61 minutes
SUMMERSODE: Balmy Vibes & Seasonal Factoids with various Ologists
2022-Jun-29
105 minutes
Episode Image Smologies #13: CORALS with Shayle Matsuda
2022-Jun-22
22 minutes
Dipterology (FLIES) with Bryan Lessard
2022-Jun-14
72 minutes
Gorillaology (GORILLAS) with Tara Stoinski
2022-Jun-09
64 minutes
Somnology (SLEEP) Part Two Encore with Dr. W. Chris Winter
2022-Jun-02
70 minutes
Episode Image Smologies #12: EATING BUGS with Julie Lesnik
2022-Jun-01
22 minutes
Somnology (SLEEP) Part One Encore with Dr. W. Chris Winter
2022-May-26
75 minutes
Conotoxinology (CONE SNAIL VENOM) with Joshua Torres & Sabah Ul-Hasan
2022-May-18
62 minutes
Urology (CROTCH PARTS) with Fenwa Milhouse
2022-May-12
78 minutes
Acoustic Ecology (NATURE RECORDINGS) with Eddie Game
2022-May-05
61 minutes
Classical Archaeology (ANCIENT ROME) Encore with Darius Arya
2022-Apr-28
73 minutes
Teuthology (SQUIDS) Encore with Dr. Sarah McAnulty
2022-Apr-21
62 minutes
Environmental Microbiology (TESTING WASTEWATER FOR DISEASES) with Amy Kirby
2022-Apr-13
63 minutes
Echinology (SEA URCHINS & SAND DOLLARS) with Rich Mooi
2022-Apr-05
77 minutes
Carnivorous Phytobiology (MEAT-EATING PLANTS) with Hali’a Eastburn
2022-Mar-30
66 minutes
LIFE ADVICE: For anyone who is tired & needs some hacks
2022-Mar-22
49 minutes
Episode Image Smologies #11: SNAILS & SLUGS with Jann Vendetti
2022-Mar-16
28 minutes
Ferroequinology (TRAINS) Encore with Matt Anderson
2022-Mar-09
64 minutes
Part 2: Attention-Deficit Neuropsychology (ADHD) with How to ADHD, Black Girl Lost Keys, Jahla Osborne + more
2022-Mar-03
91 minutes
Part 1: Attention-Deficit Neuropsychology (ADHD) with Russell Barkley
2022-Feb-23
100 minutes
Cycadology (RARE PLANT DRAMA) with Nathalie Nagalingum
2022-Feb-16
58 minutes
Carnivore Ecology (LIONS, TIGERS, & BEARS) with Rae Wynn-Grant
2022-Feb-09
94 minutes
Myrmecology (ANTS) Encore with Dr. Terry McGlynn
2022-Feb-01
83 minutes
Episode Image Smologies #10: BODY HEAT with Shane Campbell-Staton
2022-Feb-01
29 minutes
Indigenous Cuisinology (NATIVE COOKING) with Mariah Gladstone of Indigikitchen
2022-Jan-26
85 minutes
Screamology (LOUD VOCALIZATIONS) with Harold Gouzoules
2022-Jan-20
76 minutes
Bovine Neuropathology (HEADBUTTING) with Nicole Ackermans
2022-Jan-13
32 minutes
Episode Image Smologies #9: GAMING with Jane McGonigal
2022-Jan-11
30 minutes
Neuropathology (CONCUSSIONS) with Mary Alexis Iaccarino
2022-Jan-05
71 minutes
Raccoonology (PROCYONIDS) with A Gaze of Raccoonologists
2021-Dec-29
27 minutes
Procyonology (RACCOONS) with Suzanne MacDonald
2021-Dec-22
63 minutes
Episode Image Smologies #8: HAGFISH with Tim Winegard
2021-Dec-21
28 minutes
Genicular Traumatology (BAD KNEES) with Kevin Stone
2021-Dec-16
88 minutes
Audiobook Mixtape 2: Gift Ideas from the Ologists’ Brains
2021-Dec-10
70 minutes
Episode Image Smologies #7: CATS with Mikel Delgado
2021-Dec-07
29 minutes
Forensic Ecology (NATURE DETECTIVE) with Tiara Moore
2021-Nov-30
57 minutes
Booster Coronasode: Shots & Holidays with Vaccine Infodemiologist Jessica Malaty Rivera
2021-Nov-24
59 minutes
Episode Image Smologies #6: WOLVES with Bridgett vonHoldt
2021-Nov-22
26 minutes
Tiktokology (THE TIKTOK APP) with Hank Green
2021-Nov-17
43 minutes
Dolorology (PAIN) with Rachel Zoffness
2021-Nov-10
94 minutes
Teuthological Ludology (ACTUAL SQUID GAMES, NOT THE TV SHOW) with Sarah McAnulty
2021-Nov-03
57 minutes
Episode Image Smologies #5: VETERINARY BIOLOGY with Vernard Hodges & Terrence Ferguson
2021-Nov-01
26 minutes
Taphology (GRAVESITES) with Robyn S. Lacy
2021-Oct-27
64 minutes
Kinetic Salticidology (DANCING SPIDERS) with Sebastian Echeverri
2021-Oct-20
74 minutes
Chiropterology Part 2 (BATS) Encore with Merlin Tuttle
2021-Oct-12
62 minutes
Chiropterology (BATS) Encore with Merlin Tuttle
2021-Oct-12
100 minutes
Corvid Thanatology (CROW FUNERALS) Encore with Kaeli Swift
2021-Oct-05
72 minutes
Episode Image Pyrotechnology (FIREMAKING) with Ellery Frahm
2021-Sep-28
75 minutes
Episode Image Opossumology (O/POSSUMS) with Lisa Walsh
2021-Sep-21
66 minutes
Episode Image Ciderology (DELICIOUS APPLE BEVERAGE) with Gabe Cook
2021-Sep-15
75 minutes
Episode Image Eudemonology (HAPPINESS) with Laurie Santos
2021-Sep-08
70 minutes
Episode Image Spesh Ep: Drawdown Design Project with C. Andrew Hall
2021-Sep-01
60 minutes
Episode Image Is Your Carbon Footprint BS?: How to Save a Planet takes over Ologies
2021-Aug-24
46 minutes
Episode Image Smologies #4: BEES with Amanda Shaw
2021-Aug-23
25 minutes
Episode Image Indigenous Fire Ecology (GOOD FIRE) with Amy Christianson
2021-Aug-17
61 minutes
Episode Image Fire Ecology (WILDFIRES) with Gavin Jones
2021-Aug-10
76 minutes
Episode Image Smologies #3: TOADS with Priya Nanjappa
2021-Aug-05
24 minutes
Episode Image Systems Biology (MEDICAL MATHEMATICS) with Emily E. Ackerman
2021-Aug-03
62 minutes
Episode Image Lampyridology (FIREFLIES) aka Sparklebuttology with Sara Lewis
2021-Jul-27
64 minutes
Episode Image Smologies #2: DINOSAURS with Paleontologist Michael Habib
2021-Jul-20
19 minutes
Episode Image Smologies #1: THE MOON with Selenologist Raquel Nuno
2021-Jul-20
26 minutes
Episode Image Elasmobranchology (MORE NEW SHARK STORIES) with MISS_Elasmo Shark Scientists
2021-Jul-16
26 minutes
Episode Image Selachimorphology (SHARKS) Encore with Chris Lowe
2021-Jul-13
77 minutes
Episode Image Matrimoniology (MARRIAGE) Encore with Ben Karney
2021-Jul-06
94 minutes
Episode Image UFOlogy (UNEXPLAINED AERIAL PHENOMENA) with Sarah Scoles and Kate Dorsch
2021-Jun-29
70 minutes
Episode Image Spheksology (WASPS) with Eric Eaton
2021-Jun-22
71 minutes
Episode Image Quarantinology (UM, WHAT HAPPENS NOW?) with Various Ologists
2021-Jun-15
76 minutes
Episode Image Wildlife Ecology (FIELDWORK) with Corina Newsome
2021-Jun-08
75 minutes
Episode Image Phallology (PENISES) with Emily Willingham
2021-Jun-01
71 minutes
Episode Image Pinnipedology (SEALS & WALRUSES) with Luis A. Hückstädt
2021-May-25
73 minutes
Episode Image Bonus Feed Drop: Implicit Bias on the REAL GOOD podcast
2021-May-22
60 minutes
Episode Image Foraging Ecology (EATING WILD PLANTS) with @BlackForager, Alexis Nikole Nelson
2021-May-18
83 minutes
Episode Image Biomineralogy (SHELLS) with Robert Ulrich
2021-May-12
63 minutes
Episode Image Speech Language Pathology (TALKING DOGS... AND PEOPLE) with Christina Hunger
2021-May-04
72 minutes
Episode Image Maritime Archaeology (SHIPWRECKS) with Chanelle Zaphiropoulos
2021-Apr-27
96 minutes
Episode Image Proptology (THEATER & FILM PROPS) with Jay Duckworth
2021-Apr-21
75 minutes
Episode Image Ursinology Part 2 (BEARS) with Thea Bechshoft, Lana Ciarniello, Drew Hamilton, Wes Larson, Tsalani Lassiter & Danielle Rivet
2021-Apr-14
93 minutes
Episode Image Ursinology (BEARS) with Chris Morgan
2021-Apr-07
89 minutes
Episode Image Oology (EGGS) Encore + Bonus Material with John Bates
2021-Mar-30
66 minutes
Episode Image Fanthropology Pt. 2 (FANDOM) with Meredith Levine
2021-Mar-23
47 minutes
Episode Image Fanthropology (FANDOM) with Meredith Levine
2021-Mar-16
60 minutes
Episode Image Nephrology (KIDNEYS) with Samira Farouk
2021-Mar-09
82 minutes
Episode Image Cicadology (CICADAS) with Gene Kritsky
2021-Mar-03
71 minutes
Episode Image Gluteology (BUTTS) with Natalia Reagan
2021-Feb-23
65 minutes
Episode Image Molecular Biology (PROTEINS + SCIENCE COMMUNICATION) with Raven “The Science Maven” Baxter
2021-Feb-16
74 minutes
Episode Image Carobology (NOT-CHOCOLATE TREES) with Megan Lynch
2021-Feb-10
80 minutes
Episode Image Economic Sociology Pt. 2 (MONEY/FREAKONOMICS) with Steven Levitt and Anna Gifty Opoku-Agyeman
2021-Feb-02
54 minutes
Episode Image Economic Sociology Pt. 1 (MONEY/FREAKONOMICS) with Anna Gifty Opoku-Agyeman and Steven Levitt
2021-Jan-26
78 minutes
Episode Image Bilharziology (BLOOD FLUKES) with Anouk N. Gouvras
2021-Jan-19
49 minutes
Episode Image Urban Rodentology (SEWER RATS) with Bobby Corrigan
2021-Jan-12
78 minutes
Episode Image Vaccine Infodemiology (COVID-19 IMMUNITY) with Jessica Malaty Rivera
2021-Jan-05
95 minutes
Episode Image Part 2: Dendrology (TREES) with Casey Clapp -- UPDATES + NEW INTERVIEW
2020-Dec-29
23 minutes
Episode Image Part 1: Dendrology (TREES) with Casey Clapp -- Encore
2020-Dec-29
90 minutes
Episode Image Scorpiology (SCORPIONS) with Lauren Esposito: Encore Presentation
2020-Dec-22
73 minutes
Episode Image Garology (LONG CUTE ANCIENT PATIENT BOOPABLE NIGHTMARE FISH) with Solomon David
2020-Dec-15
73 minutes
Episode Image Space Archaeology (SPACE JUNK) with Alice Gorman
2020-Dec-08
77 minutes
Episode Image Alligator Ecotoxicology (GATOR POISONS) with Laura Kojima
2020-Dec-01
84 minutes
Episode Image Awesomeology (GRATITUDE) with Neil Pasricha
2020-Nov-24
86 minutes
Episode Image Biological Anthropology (APE SEX) with Lara Durgavich
2020-Nov-17
83 minutes
Episode Image Indigenous Fashionology (NATIVE CLOTHING) with Riley Kucheran
2020-Nov-11
71 minutes
Episode Image Pedagogology (SCIENCE COMMUNICATION) with Bill Nye
2020-Nov-03
72 minutes
Episode Image Cucurbitology (PUMPKINS) Encore with Anne Copeland
2020-Oct-28
61 minutes
Episode Image Desairology (MORTUARY MAKE-UP) with Monica Torres
2020-Oct-27
67 minutes
Episode Image Anthropodermic Biocodicology (HUMAN LEATHER BOOKS) with Megan Rosenbloom & Daniel Kirby
2020-Oct-21
75 minutes
Episode Image Forest Entomology (CREEPY CRAWLIES) with Kristen Wickert
2020-Oct-13
75 minutes
Episode Image Condorology (CONDORS & VULTURES) with Jonathan C. Hall
2020-Oct-07
78 minutes
Episode Image Political Sociology (VOTER TURNOUT & SUPPRESSION) with Mindy Romero
2020-Sep-30
74 minutes
Episode Image Fulminology (LIGHTNING) with Chris Giesige
2020-Sep-23
89 minutes
Episode Image Mammalogy (MAMMALS) with Danielle N. Lee
2020-Sep-15
71 minutes
Episode Image Cervidology Part 2 (DEER) with Rhiannons Jakopak & Kirton
2020-Sep-08
66 minutes
Episode Image Cervidology (DEER) Part 1 with Rhiannons Kirton & Jakopak
2020-Sep-02
50 minutes
Episode Image Dasyurology (TASMANIAN DEVILS) with Jarrah Dale
2020-Aug-25
67 minutes
Episode Image Oceanology (THE OCEAN) with Ayana Johnson: Encore Presentation
2020-Aug-18
81 minutes
Episode Image Experimental Archaeology (OLD TOOLS/ATLATLS) with Angelo Robledo
2020-Aug-11
105 minutes
Episode Image Toxinology (JELLYFISH VENOM) with Anna Klompen
2020-Aug-04
73 minutes
Episode Image Medusology (JELLYFISH) with Rebecca Helm
2020-Jul-30
90 minutes
Episode Image Minisode: Listeners Interview Alie
2020-Jul-23
35 minutes
Episode Image Aperiology (MACRO PHOTOGRAPHY) with Joseph Saunders
2020-Jul-15
84 minutes
Episode Image Agnotology (IGNORANCE) with Robert Proctor
2020-Jul-08
68 minutes
Episode Image Bryology (MOSS) with Dr. Robin Wall Kimmerer
2020-Jun-30
73 minutes
Episode Image Neuroendocrinology (SEX & GENDER) Part 2 with Daniel Pfau
2020-Jun-23
56 minutes
Episode Image Neuroendocrinology (SEX & GENDER) Part 1 with Daniel Pfau
2020-Jun-16
69 minutes
Episode Image Very Special Episode: BlackAFinSTEM with various Ologists
2020-Jun-10
69 minutes
Episode Image Pelicanology (PELICANS) with Juita Martinez
2020-Jun-04
68 minutes
Episode Image Oikology (DECLUTTERING) with Jamie & Filip Hord + Joe Ferrari
2020-May-26
93 minutes
Episode Image Planariology (VERY COOL WORMS, I PROMISE) with Oné Pagán
2020-May-20
60 minutes
Episode Image Coronasode: Virology Update (COVID-19) with Shannon Bennett & Mike Natter
2020-May-12
68 minutes
Episode Image Architectural Technology (COMPUTER PROGRAMMING) with Iddris Sandu
2020-May-05
71 minutes
Episode Image Nassology (TAXIDERMY) with Allis Markham
2020-Apr-28
91 minutes
Episode Image Penguinology (PENGUINS) with Tom Hart
2020-Apr-21
58 minutes
Episode Image Gastroegyptology (BREAD BAKING) with Seamus Blackley
2020-Apr-14
87 minutes
Episode Image Philematology (KISSING) with Robin Dunbar
2020-Apr-07
66 minutes
Episode Image Plumology (FEATHERS) with Allison Shultz
2020-Mar-31
79 minutes
Episode Image Lepidopterology (BUTTERFLIES & MOTHS) — Encore Presentation with Phil Torres
2020-Mar-25
80 minutes
Episode Image Coronasode: All (Washed) Hands on Deck -- How to Help Yourself & Others Right Now with Dr. Michael F. Wells
2020-Mar-22
65 minutes
Episode Image Veterinary Biology (CRITTER FIXING) with Dr. Vernard Hodges & Dr. Terrence Ferguson
2020-Mar-18
64 minutes
Episode Image Coronasode: Virology (COVID-19) with Dr. Shannon Bennett + various ologists
2020-Mar-10
83 minutes
Episode Image Scatology (POOP) with Rachel Santymire
2020-Mar-03
66 minutes
Episode Image Volitional Psychology (PROCRASTINATION) with Dr. Joseph R. Ferrari
2020-Feb-25
65 minutes
Episode Image Cryoseismology (ICEQUAKES) with Celeste Labedz
2020-Feb-18
57 minutes
Episode Image Genealogy (FAMILY TREES) with Stephen Hanks
2020-Feb-11
68 minutes
Episode Image Nephology (CLOUDS) with Rachel Storer
2020-Feb-04
56 minutes
Episode Image Diabetology (BLOOD SUGAR) Part 2 with Dr. Mike Natter, MD
2020-Jan-28
80 minutes
Episode Image Diabetology (BLOOD SUGAR) Part 1 with Dr. Mike Natter, MD
2020-Jan-21
59 minutes
Episode Image Bisonology (BUFFALO) with various bisonologists
2020-Jan-15
92 minutes
Episode Image Futurology (THE FUTURE) with Rose Eveleth
2020-Jan-07
88 minutes
Episode Image Fearology Pt. 2 (FEAR) with Mary Poffenroth -- Encore Presentation
2019-Dec-31
58 minutes
Episode Image Fearology Pt. 1 (FEAR) with Mary Poffenroth -- Encore Presentation
2019-Dec-24
73 minutes
Episode Image Audiobook Mixtape: Gift Ideas from the Ologists’ Brains
2019-Dec-18
56 minutes
Episode Image Chronobiology (CIRCADIAN RHYTHMS) with Katherine Hatcher
2019-Dec-10
72 minutes
Episode Image Phonology (LINGUISTICS) with Nicole Holliday — Encore Presentation
2019-Dec-03
64 minutes
Episode Image Quantum Ontology (WHAT IS REAL?) with Adam Becker
2019-Nov-26
79 minutes
Episode Image Lupinology (WOLVES) with Bridgett vonHoldt
2019-Nov-19
76 minutes
Episode Image Molecular Neurobiology (BRAIN CHEMICALS) with Crystal Dilworth
2019-Nov-12
87 minutes
Episode Image Chiropterology Part 2 (BATS) with Merlin Tuttle
2019-Nov-05
61 minutes
Episode Image Chiropterology (BATS) Part 1 with Merlin Tuttle
2019-Oct-29
100 minutes
Episode Image Demonology (EVIL SPIRITS) with Alyssa Beall
2019-Oct-23
73 minutes
Episode Image Spidroinology (SPIDERWEBS) with Randy Lewis
2019-Oct-15
72 minutes
Episode Image Cucurbitology (PUMPKINS) with Anne Copeland
2019-Oct-08
60 minutes
Episode Image Osteology (SKELETONS/BODY FARMS) with Daniel Wescott
2019-Oct-02
78 minutes
Episode Image Phenology (FALL/SEASONS) with Libby Ellwood
2019-Sep-24
85 minutes
Episode Image Potterology Part 2 (WIZARD SCIENCE) with Rebecca Lai
2019-Sep-17
48 minutes
Episode Image Potterology Part 1 (WIZARD SCIENCE) with Rebecca Lai
2019-Sep-10
72 minutes
Episode Image Vexillology (FLAGS) with E. Tory Laitila
2019-Sep-03
78 minutes
Episode Image Paleontology (DINOSAURS) Encore Presentation with Michael Habib
2019-Aug-28
51 minutes
Episode Image Disasterology (DISASTERS) with Samantha Montano
2019-Aug-21
86 minutes
Episode Image 100th Episode: Best Life Advice from Ologists + 100 More Ologies
2019-Aug-14
24 minutes
Episode Image Saurology (LIZARDS) with Earyn McGee
2019-Aug-06
67 minutes
Episode Image Graphology (HANDWRITING/FORGERY) with Sylvia Kessler
2019-Jul-31
63 minutes
Episode Image Cnidariology (CORAL) with Shayle Matsuda
2019-Jul-25
81 minutes
Episode Image Disinfectiology (BLEACH) with Evan Rumberger
2019-Jul-16
52 minutes
Episode Image Nomology Part 2: (THE CONSTITUTION): Let's read the whole friggin thing.
2019-Jul-10
80 minutes
Episode Image Nomology (THE CONSTITUTION) with Franita Tolson
2019-Jul-02
90 minutes
Episode Image Cabinology (CABINS) with Dale Mulfinger
2019-Jun-25
59 minutes
Episode Image Disease Ecology (LYME/TICK-BORNE ILLNESSES) with Andrea Swei
2019-Jun-18
72 minutes
Episode Image Island Ecology (ISLANDS) with Andy Kraemer
2019-Jun-11
48 minutes
Episode Image Acarology (TICKS) with Neeta Pardanani Connally
2019-Jun-05
79 minutes
Episode Image Psychological Traumatology (PTSD & STRESS) with Nicholas Barr
2019-May-28
88 minutes
Episode Image Behavioral Ecology (REPRODUCTIVE TRADEOFFS) with Amy Worthington
2019-May-21
47 minutes
Episode Image BONUS Minisode: Preview of Alie on Bill Nye's "Science Rules!"
2019-May-16
11 minutes
Episode Image Mycology (MUSHROOMS) with Tom Volk
2019-May-14
76 minutes
Episode Image Bufology (TOADS) with Priya Nanjappa
2019-May-07
69 minutes
Episode Image Minisode: All of My Secret Travel Trips + Some Updates
2019-Apr-30
19 minutes
Episode Image Addictionology (ADDICTION) with Erin Parisi
2019-Apr-23
91 minutes
Episode Image Hagfishology (HAGFISH) with Tim Winegard
2019-Apr-16
73 minutes
Episode Image Scorpiology (SCORPIONS) with Lauren Esposito
2019-Apr-09
69 minutes
Episode Image FIELD TRIP: How to Change Your Life via the Natural History Museum of LA
2019-Apr-02
35 minutes
Episode Image Victimology (CRIME VICTIMS) with Callie Rennison
2019-Mar-26
90 minutes
Episode Image Astrobiology (ALIENS) with Kevin Peter Hand
2019-Mar-19
82 minutes
Episode Image Ludology (VIDEO GAMES) with Jane McGonigal
2019-Mar-12
76 minutes
Episode Image Etymology (WORD ORIGINS) with Helen Zaltzman of The Allusionist Podcast
2019-Mar-05
60 minutes
Episode Image Thermophysiology (BODY HEAT) with Shane Campbell-Staton
2019-Feb-26
83 minutes
Episode Image Personality Psychology (PERSONALITIES) with Simine Vazire
2019-Feb-19
77 minutes
Episode Image Matrimoniology (MARRIAGE) with Ben Karney
2019-Feb-12
92 minutes
Episode Image Biogerontology (AGING) with Caleb Finch
2019-Feb-05
51 minutes
Episode Image Cheloniology (SEA TURTLES) with Camryn Allen
2019-Jan-29
84 minutes
Episode Image Testudinology (TORTOISES) with Amanda Hipps
2019-Jan-22
72 minutes
Episode Image Snow Hydrology (SNOW & AVALANCHES) with Ned Bair
2019-Jan-15
58 minutes
Episode Image Minisode: Ologies Upgrades & Changes for 2019
2019-Jan-08
8 minutes
Episode Image Felinology (CATS) with Mikel Delgado
2019-Jan-08
84 minutes
Episode Image Entomophagy Anthropology (EATING BUGS AS SUSTAINABLE PROTEIN) with Julie Lesnik
2019-Jan-01
82 minutes
Episode Image Ornithology (BIRDS) Encore Presentation with James Maley
2018-Dec-25
55 minutes
Episode Image Mixology (COCKTAILS) with Matthew Biancaniello
2018-Dec-18
69 minutes
Episode Image Selenology (THE MOON) with Raquel Nuno
2018-Dec-11
82 minutes
Episode Image Classical Archaeology (ANCIENT ROME) with Darius Arya
2018-Dec-04
72 minutes
Episode Image Microbiology (GUT BIOME) with Elaine Hsiao
2018-Nov-27
77 minutes
Episode Image Grateful-ology (GRATITUDE) is not totally a real word
2018-Nov-20
15 minutes
Episode Image Food Anthropology (FEASTS) with Katherine Spiers
2018-Nov-13
73 minutes
Episode Image Eschatology (THE APOCALYPSE) with Phil Torres
2018-Nov-06
68 minutes
Episode Image Corvid Thanatology (CROW FUNERALS) with Kaeli Swift
2018-Oct-30
73 minutes
Episode Image Somnology (SLEEP) Part 2 with Dr. W. Chris Winter
2018-Oct-23
70 minutes
Episode Image Somnology (SLEEP) Part 1 with W. Chris Winter
2018-Oct-16
73 minutes
Episode Image Surgical Oncology (BREAST CANCER) with Donna-Marie Manasseh
2018-Oct-09
82 minutes
Episode Image Ologiesology with Alie Ward (1-Year Anniversary Episode)
2018-Oct-05
67 minutes
Episode Image Functional Morphology (ANATOMY) with Joy Reidenberg
2018-Oct-02
72 minutes
Episode Image Myrmecology (ANTS) with Terry McGlynn
2018-Sep-25
83 minutes
Episode Image Egyptology (ANCIENT EGYPT) with Kara Cooney
2018-Sep-18
81 minutes
Episode Image Conservation Technology (EARTH SAVING) with Shah Selbe
2018-Sep-11
84 minutes
Episode Image Oceanology (OCEANS) with Ayana Johnson
2018-Sep-04
76 minutes
Episode Image Ferroequinology (TRAINS) with Matt Anderson
2018-Aug-28
64 minutes
Episode Image Bonus Minisode: Kalology -- Your Letters
2018-Aug-21
43 minutes
Episode Image Kalology (BEAUTY STANDARDS) with Renee Engeln
2018-Aug-21
98 minutes
Episode Image Oology (EGGS) with John Bates
2018-Aug-14
58 minutes
Episode Image Ophthalmology (EYES) with Reid Wainess
2018-Aug-07
83 minutes
Episode Image Epidemiology (DISEASES) with 'This Podcast Will Kill You's' Erins Welsh & Allmann-Updyke
2018-Jul-31
90 minutes
Episode Image Selachimorphology (SHARKS) with Chris Lowe
2018-Jul-24
76 minutes
Episode Image Malacology (SNAILS & SLUGS) with Jann Vendetti
2018-Jul-17
70 minutes
Episode Image Areology (MARS) Part 2 with Jennifer Buz
2018-Jul-10
56 minutes
Episode Image Areology (MARS) Part 1 with Jennifer Buz
2018-Jul-03
66 minutes
Episode Image MINISODE: Aestaology (SUMMER) should be a word
2018-Jun-26
21 minutes
Episode Image Deltiology (POSTCARDS) with Donna Braden
2018-Jun-19
55 minutes
Episode Image Rhinology (NOSES) with John Craig
2018-Jun-12
69 minutes
Episode Image Phonology (LINGUISTICS) with Nicole Holliday
2018-Jun-05
63 minutes
Episode Image Cynology (DOGS) with Brandon McMillan
2018-May-29
76 minutes
Episode Image Lepidopterology (BUTTERFLIES) with Phil Torres
2018-May-22
79 minutes
Episode Image Trichology (HAIR) with Valerie Horsley
2018-May-15
78 minutes
Episode Image Dendrology (TREES) with J. Casey Clapp
2018-May-08
89 minutes
Episode Image Fearology Pt. 2 (FEAR) with Mary Poffenroth
2018-May-01
59 minutes
Episode Image Fearology Pt. 1 (FEAR) with Mary Poffenroth
2018-Apr-24
73 minutes
Episode Image Radiology (X-RAY VISION) with Varshana Gurusamy
2018-Apr-17
70 minutes
Episode Image Evolutionary Biology (DARWINISM) with John McCormack
2018-Apr-10
61 minutes
Episode Image Gynecology (NETHER HEALTH) with Philippa Ribbink
2018-Apr-03
81 minutes
Episode Image Zymology (BEER) with Quinton Sturgeon
2018-Mar-27
53 minutes
Episode Image Melittology (BEES) with Amanda Shaw
2018-Mar-20
74 minutes
Episode Image Museology (MUSEUMS) with Ronnie Cline
2018-Mar-13
59 minutes
Episode Image Gizmology (ROBOTS) with Simone Giertz
2018-Mar-06
34 minutes
Episode Image Mythology (STORYTELLING) with John Bucher
2018-Feb-27
72 minutes
Episode Image Teuthology (SQUIDS) with Sarah McAnulty
2018-Feb-20
58 minutes
Episode Image Sexology (SEX) with Shan Boody aka Shannon Boodram
2018-Feb-13
72 minutes
Episode Image Gelotology (LAUGHTER) with Lee Berk
2018-Feb-06
55 minutes
Episode Image Ichthyology (FISHES) with Chris Thacker
2018-Jan-30
66 minutes
Episode Image Herpetology (SNAKES, FROGS, ETC.) with David Steen
2018-Jan-23
70 minutes
Episode Image Sports & Performance Psychology (ANXIETY & CONFIDENCE) with Sari Shepphird
2018-Jan-16
81 minutes
Episode Image Hematology (BLOOD) with Brian Durie
2018-Jan-09
48 minutes
Episode Image Glycobiology (CARBS) with Michelle Dookwah
2018-Jan-03
45 minutes
Episode Image Cosmology PART 2 with Katie Mack
2017-Dec-19
37 minutes
Episode Image Cosmology (THE UNIVERSE) with Katie Mack, Part I
2017-Dec-12
91 minutes
Episode Image Entomology (INSECTS) with Lila Higgins
2017-Dec-05
56 minutes
Episode Image Minisode: Grateful-ology is not a real word...
2017-Nov-22
15 minutes
Episode Image Cosmetology (GLAM/GROOMING) with Alysha Sherri Marcantonio
2017-Nov-14
69 minutes
Episode Image Ornithology (BIRDS) with James Maley
2017-Nov-07
54 minutes
Episode Image Thanatology (DEATH & DYING) with Cole Imperi
2017-Oct-31
83 minutes
Episode Image Minisode: Fall Ologies! ... Fallogies?
2017-Oct-24
8 minutes
Episode Image Horology (WATCHES) with Cameron Weiss
2017-Oct-18
40 minutes
Episode Image Gemology (CRYSTALS & GEMS) with Kelly Sitek
2017-Oct-10
56 minutes
Episode Image Paleontology (DINOSAURS) with Michael Habib
2017-Oct-04
48 minutes
Episode Image Primatology (MONKEYS & APES) with Kate Gilmore
2017-Sep-26
75 minutes
Episode Image Volcanology (VOLCANOES) with Jess Phoenix
2017-Sep-19
57 minutes
Episode Image Episode 0
2017-Sep-04
4 minutes