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Bad Science

By Seeker

Each week we pair a comedian with a scientist, to break down the scientifically inaccurate elements of popular movies and TV shows. Warning: There will be spoilers.

  1. 1.
    FREE BIRDS w/ Lindsay Ames and Matt Miller11/24/2020
    56:11
  2. 2.
    SILENCE OF THE LAMBS w/ Dr. Brian Brown and Zach Broussard11/17/2020
    50:46
  3. 3.
    CHILDREN OF MEN w/ Dr. Lambourne and Steph Tolev11/10/2020
    35:36
  4. 4.
    KNOCKED UP w/ Dr. Staci Tanouye and Noëlle Horelik11/03/2020
    51:54
  5. 5.
    EVEREST w/ Dr. Sapna Parikh and Zac Garred10/27/2020
    49:21
  6. 6.
    RAMPAGE w/ Cecily Breaux and Alex Dainis10/20/2020
    55:53
  7. 7.
    GEORGE OF THE JUNGLE w/Paul Goetz and Jordan Veasley10/13/2020
    44:34
  8. 8.
    SERENITY w/ Dr. Amy Lo and Veronica Osorio10/06/2020
    45:04
  1. 9.
    SHAUN OF THE DEAD w/ Timothy Verstynen and Brendan Steere09/29/2020
    53:05
  2. 10.
    PATCH ADAMS w/ Dr. Priyanka Wali and Emily Catalano09/22/2020
    38:02
  3. 11.
    GOOD BOYS w/ Dr. Tessa Commers and Lincoln Mondy09/15/2020
    52:27
  4. 12.
    HARRY POTTER AND THE SORCERER'S STONE w/ Marie Soledad and Dany Adams09/08/2020
    51:57
  5. 13.
    WESTWORLD w/ Reggie Watts and David Eagleman09/01/2020
    57:54
  6. 14.
    GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY w/ Moiya McTier and Ever Mainard08/25/2020
    46:40
  7. 15.
    SAVAGE KINGDOM w/ Alex Cooke *Special Episode*08/18/2020
    20:28
  8. 16.
    YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN w/ Tim Bono, KarenLee Poter and Cam Poter08/11/2020
    1:00:44
  9. 17.
    SANCTUM w/ David Brankovits and Alice Wetterlund08/04/2020
    47:44
  10. 18.
    FIGHT CLUB w/ Dr. Andrew Huberman and Aliya Kamalova07/28/2020
    47:48
  11. 19.
    DR. DOLITTLE w/ Dr. Evan Antin and Danny Jolles07/21/2020
    55:30
  12. 20.
    SHARK TALE w/ Chad Wiggins & Natalie Smith07/14/2020
    51:13
  13. 21.
    TWISTER w/ Harold Brooks and Aaron Bleyaert & RJ Thieneman07/07/2020
    56:56
  14. 22.
    THE DAY AFTER TOMORROW w/ Dr. Tom Matthews and Aristotle Acevedo06/30/2020
    55:25
  15. 23.
    LOOK WHO'S TALKING w/ Kristina Uban and Justin Shepherd06/23/2020
    58:20
  16. 24.
    THE LIFE AQUATIC WITH STEVE ZISSOU w/ Dr. Sarah-Jeanne Royer and Wil Fulton06/16/2020
    37:14
  17. 25.
    ANT-MAN AND THE WASP w/ Don Lincoln and Dory Greenberg06/09/2020
    51:14
  18. 26.
    THE LITTLE MERMAID w/Shannon Johnson and Anat Eshel05/26/2020
    46:18
  19. 27.
    THE HAPPENING w/ Evan Groover and Ever Mainard05/19/2020
    54:06
  20. 28.
    CARRIERS w/ Dr. Pamela Douglas and Emilie Hagen05/12/2020
    40:50
  21. 29.
    JUMANJI w/ Alie Ward and Jonathan Morvay05/05/2020
    52:29
  22. 30.
    TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES w/ Brian Fisher and Drew Miller04/28/2020
    46:32
  23. 31.
    FERNGULLY w/ Dr. Rae Wynn Grant and Rosebud Baker04/21/2020
    47:59
  24. 32.
    PASSENGERS w/ Jason Clark and Nrthview04/14/2020
    55:11
  25. 33.
    HOMEWARD BOUND w/ Rocky Kanaka and Kylie Boardman04/07/2020
    44:00
  26. 34.
    CONTAGION w/ Maren Hunsberger and Greg Foot03/31/2020
    50:29
  27. 35.
    THE BOURNE IDENTITY w/Paul Goetz and Dr. Steve Ramirez 03/24/2020
    45:51
  28. 36.
    Coronavirus check in w/ Aliya Kamalova03/17/2020
    10:34
  29. 37.
    THE ADVENTURES OF BUCKAROO BANZAI w/ Robert Hurt and Eric Jackowitz03/10/2020
    58:12
  30. 38.
    FAST AND FURIOUS w/Alonzo Bodden and Matt Farah03/03/2020
    1:03:31
  31. 39.
    BLACK MIRROR: HATED IN THE NATION w/Emily Feld and Dr. Aaron Blaisdell02/25/2020
    56:28
  32. 40.
    SEVEN WORLDS ONE PLANET w/ Jonny Keeling and Addie Weyrich02/18/2020
    58:03
  33. 41.
    SPIDERMAN: INTO THE SPIDER-VERSE w/ Tracy Marquez and Lauren Esposito02/11/2020
    53:59
  34. 42.
    JOKER w/ Cara Santa Maria and Danny Palumbo02/04/2020
    51:32
  35. 43.
    READY PLAYER ONE w/Alisher Kamalov and Dominick D'Aniello01/28/2020
    46:02
  36. 44.
    SEVEN WORLDS ONE PLANET: AUSTRALIA w/ Dr. Emma Napper and Zac Garred01/21/2020
    51:00
  37. 45.
    BLACK MIRROR: BANDERSNATCH w/ Jacob Jeffries and Dr. Dan Ames (Researcher at the Social Cognitive Neuroscience Lab of UCLA)01/14/2020
    47:52
  38. 46.
    SULLY w/ Alec Owen and Dr. Alan Castel01/07/2020
    1:00:32
  39. 47.
    HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS (2000) w/ Dr. Dan Ames & Lindsay Ames12/17/2019
    54:22
  40. 48.
    THE SANDLOT w/ Irene Tu & Dr. Jennifer Silvers (Asst. Professor of Developmental Psychology at UCLA)12/10/2019
    51:59
  41. 49.
    AIR BUD w/ Dr. Evan Antin and Zach Reino 12/03/2019
    1:04:41
  42. 50.
    PLANES, TRAINS AND AUTOMOBILES w/ Sean Tracy & Dr. Jeff Silverman11/26/2019
    39:12
  43. 51.
    LUCY w/ Jake Adams & Dr. Martin Monti (Psychology Professor - UCLA)11/19/2019
    57:06
  44. 52.
    ROGUE ONE: A STAR WARS STORY w/ Matt Jones and Dr. Andrew Rader11/12/2019
    47:38
  45. 53.
    TERMINATOR 2: JUDGEMENT DAY w/ Nick Mandernach and Dr. Avi Adhikari11/05/2019
    53:26
  46. 54.
    THE SHINING w/ Johnny Pemberton & Dr. Rena Repetti 10/29/2019
    56:51
  47. 55.
    JURASSIC WORLD w/ Sophia Hocini and Dr. Alyssa Bell (Paleontologist - Natural History Museum of LA County)10/22/2019
    1:03:50
  48. 56.
    JAWS w/ Chelsea Frank & Dr. Daniel Blumstein (Professor - Dept. of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at UCLA)10/15/2019
    1:01:32
  49. 57.
    ETERNAL SUNSHINE OF THE SPOTLESS MIND w/ Winston Carter & Dr. Alan Castel10/08/2019
    54:09
  50. 58.
    TARZAN w/ Addie Weyrich & Dr. Greg Bryant 10/01/2019
    1:04:20
  51. 59.
    Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home w/ Brad Sulnitzer, Joey Orton, and Trace Dominguez09/24/2019
    1:00:56
  52. 60.
    ADAPTATION w/ Nadia Osman & Dr. Kenneth Chapin (Postdoctoral Research Associate at The University of Arizona)09/17/2019
    56:13
  53. 61.
    SAN ANDREAS w/ Dr. Men-Andrin Meier and Jeff Leach 09/10/2019
    1:15:11
  54. 62.
    2001: A SPACE ODYSSEY w/ Hannah Einbinder & Dr. Peter Nonacs09/03/2019
    59:49
  55. 63.
    KONG: SKULL ISLAND w/ Marcos Gonzales & Natalia Reagan 08/27/2019
    52:32
  56. 64.
    INSIDE OUT w/ Marie Watschke & Dr. Megan Herting08/20/2019
    58:52
  57. 65.
    MAD MAX: FURY ROAD w/ Dallas Taylor 08/13/2019
    45:30
  58. 66.
    SIGNS w/ Danny Jolles & Dr. Douglas LaRowe08/06/2019
    48:22
  59. 67.
    GODZILLA (2014) w/ Paul Goetz and Natalia Reagan 07/30/2019
    1:07:18
  60. 68.
    FIRST MAN w/ Mark Hadley & Amy Shira Teitel07/23/2019
    1:04:39
  61. 69.
    THE LION KING w/ Robin Tran & Dr. Aaron Blaisdell07/16/2019
    59:01
  62. 70.
    MEN IN BLACK w/ Karah Preiss & Dr. Rana Adhikari07/09/2019
    1:13:59
  63. 71.
    BONUS! APOLLO: MISSIONS TO THE MOON w/ director Tom Jennings07/08/2019
    17:39
  64. 72.
    WATERWORLD w/ Jenny Jaffe & Dr. Kritsy Forsgren07/02/2019
    1:05:36
  65. 73.
    MEMENTO w/ Alana Johnston & Dr. Aaron Blaisdell06/25/2019
    1:02:46
  66. 74.
    PUMPING IRON w/ Jackie Tohn & Dr. James Hicks06/18/2019
    1:02:51
  67. 75.
    RATATOUILLE w/ Thomas Lennon & Dr. Jim Dines06/11/2019
    59:42
  68. 76.
    AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR w/ Brandon T. Snider & Dr. Frank Macabenta06/04/2019
    1:13:40
  69. 77.
    HONEY I SHRUNK THE KIDS w/ Ryan Barton & Dr. Benjamin "Max" Adams05/28/2019
    1:12:27
  70. 78.
    VOLCANO w/ Mekki Leeper & Dr. Laura Kerber05/21/2019
    1:12:51
  71. 79.
    BONUS: Introducing Science Rules! with Bill Nye05/16/2019
    2:56
  72. 80.
    A BUG'S LIFE w/ Andrew Sarlo & Dr. Benjamin Adams05/14/2019
    1:17:44
  73. 81.
    THE AVENGERS (2012) w/ Daniel & Jorge05/07/2019
    59:04
  74. 82.
    STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI w/ Reggie Watts & Maggie Williams04/30/2019
    52:07
  75. 83.
    ANACONDA w/ Nicole Aimée Schreiber & Dr. Greg Pauly04/23/2019
    1:19:06
  76. 84.
    OUTBREAK w/ Zoë Klar & Dr. Beth Lazazzera04/16/2019
    1:08:59
  77. 85.
    BLACK PANTHER w/ Adam Tsekhman & McCall Edwards04/09/2019
    1:07:55
  78. 86.
    ICE AGE w/ Eric Jackowitz & Laura Tewksbury04/02/2019
    1:00:17
  79. 87.
    HOSTILE PLANET w/ Guillermo Navarro 04/01/2019
    15:38
  80. 88.
    BEE MOVIE w/ Alex Berg & Dr. Boris Baer03/26/2019
    1:17:44
  81. 89.
    THE SHAPE OF WATER w/ Steph Tolev, Misty Paig Tran and Kristy Forsgren03/19/2019
    1:06:57
  82. 90.
    AMERICAN PSYCHO w/ Tom Martin & Dr. Dean Mobbs 03/12/2019
    1:18:06
  83. 91.
    STAR TREK II: THE WRATH OF KHAN w/ Nick Kocher & Dr. Robert Hurt03/05/2019
    1:08:55
  84. 92.
    SUNSHINE w/ Brad Silnutzer & Bobak Ferdowsi02/26/2019
    1:08:53
  85. 93.
    GALAXY QUEST w/ Laurie Kilmartin & Jeffrey Silverman02/19/2019
    52:01
  86. 94.
    FINDING DORY w/ Jackie Kashian & Dr. Luiz Alvez Rocha02/12/2019
    55:44
  87. 95.
    ARRIVAL w/ Jeremiah Watkins & Dr. Erin Debenport02/05/2019
    55:02
  88. 96.
    DEEP BLUE SEA w/ Zeke Nicholson & Dr. Chris Lowe01/29/2019
    1:01:51
  89. 97.
    HER w/ Milana Vayntrub & Dr. Irma Ravkic01/22/2019
    55:24
  90. 98.
    ROBOCOP w/ Moses Storm & Laduan Smedley01/15/2019
    1:00:09
  91. 99.
    EX MACHINA w/ Mary Holland & Dr. Mohammad Pourhomayoun01/08/2019
    1:06:36
  92. 100.
    2018 Fan-Filled Fanfare01/01/2019
    39:12
  93. 101.
    HOME ALONE w/ Josh Adam Meyers & Arjan Gower12/25/2018
    58:20
  94. 102.
    MEAN GIRLS w/ Blair Socci & Dr. Norma Mendoza-Denton12/18/2018
    1:04:30
  95. 103.
    APOLLO 13 w/ Heather Pasternak & Amy Shira Teitel 12/11/2018
    1:10:56
  96. 104.
    DAWN OF THE DEAD (2004) w/ Joe Kwaczala & Dr. Michael Harris12/04/2018
    1:16:15
  97. 105.
    FREE WILLY w/ Rick Overton & Dr. Gwen Goodmanlowe11/27/2018
    1:07:36
  98. 106.
    STAR WARS: RETURN OF THE JEDI w/ Andy Kindler & Dr. Varoujan Gorjian11/20/2018
    1:11:32
  99. 107.
    CONTACT w/ Scott Thompson & Dr. Paul Sutter11/13/2018
    1:13:05
  100. 108.
    A QUIET PLACE w/ Mekki Leeper & Dr. Peter Ivory11/06/2018
    1:20:55
  101. 109.
    IT (2017) w/ Horny 4 Horror Podcast & Dr. Dean Mobbs10/30/2018
    1:22:30
  102. 110.
    THE MARTIAN w/ Neel Nanda & Dr. Bethany Ehlmann10/23/2018
    1:09:58
  103. 111.
    GET OUT w/ Open Mike Eagle & Dr. Raphael Romero10/16/2018
    1:22:51
  104. 112.
    THE JUNGLE BOOK (1967) w/ Erin & Melissa & Dr. Jim Dines10/09/2018
    1:13:27
  105. 113.
    INCEPTION w/ Kim & Aliya & Dr. Raj10/02/2018
    1:10:50
  106. 114.
    LAKE PLACID w/ Zach Noe Towers & Dr. Greg Pauly09/25/2018
    1:02:43
  107. 115.
    STARSHIP TROOPERS w/ The Cooties & Dr. Brian Brown09/18/2018
    1:16:10
  108. 116.
    TOTAL RECALL w/ Brent Weinbach & Dr. Laura Kerber09/11/2018
    1:03:13
  109. 117.
    BLADE RUNNER w/ Paul Scheer & Dr. Kathy Wei09/04/2018
    1:06:46
  110. 118.
    GRAVITY w/ Nicole Calasich & Dr. Liz Warren08/28/2018
    1:06:30
  111. 119.
    THE FLY w/ Byron Bowers & Dr. Doug Yanega08/21/2018
    1:16:58
  112. 120.
    THE BIRDS w/ Chris Fairbanks & Kimball Garrett08/14/2018
    1:10:26
  113. 121.
    THE MATRIX w/ Julio Torres, Steven Castillo & Dr. Christoph Salge08/07/2018
    1:15:10
  114. 122.
    THE ABYSS w/ Kurt Braunohler & Dr. Douglas Pace07/31/2018
    1:04:07
  115. 123.
    LIMITLESS w/ Steve Hely, Dave King & Dr. Teagan Wall07/24/2018
    1:29:41
  116. 124.
    ARMAGEDDON w/ Riki Lindhome & Dr. Varoujan Gorjian07/17/2018
    1:10:44
  117. 125.
    FINDING NEMO w/ Jackie Tohn & Dr. Misty Paig-Tran07/10/2018
    1:07:25
  118. 126.
    WALL-E w/ Ian Abramson & Dr. James Hicks07/03/2018
    59:31
  119. 127.
    STAR TREK w/ Trace Dominguez & Dr. Tammy Ma06/26/2018
    41:48
  120. 128.
    JURASSIC PARK w/ Scott Rogowsky & Alyssa Bell 06/19/2018
    1:02:08
  121. 129.
    INTERSTELLAR w/ Dan Levy & Dr. Varoujan Gorjian06/12/2018
    58:30
  122. 130.
    PACIFIC RIM w/ Jon Gabrus & Mara Tsudis 06/05/2018
    52:10
  123. 131.
    ANT-MAN w/ Jessica McKenna & Spiro Michalakis05/29/2018
    52:23
  124. 132.
    HARRY AND THE HENDERSONS w/ Kassem G & Natalia Reagan05/22/2018
    47:36
  125. 133.
    ALIEN w/ Jessimae Peluso and Dr, Brian Brown 05/15/2018
    57:39
  126. 134.
    BACK TO THE FUTURE w/ Doug Benson, Dr. Robert Hurt and Dr. Christoph Uhlemann05/08/2018
    38:08
  127. 135.
    STAR WARS: THE EMPIRE STRIKES BACK w/ Reggie Watts & Emily Manor-Chapman 04/30/2018
    45:30
  128. 136.
    What is Bad Science?04/23/2018
    0:46

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