STEM-Talk

By Dawn Kernagis and Ken Ford

The most interesting people in the world of science and technology

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    Episode 125: Gary Taubes addresses common arguments used against ketogenic diets
    1:00:13
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    Episode 124: Gary Taubes makes a case for the ketogenic diet and its metabolic benefits
    47:13
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    Episode 123: Steve Chien talks about AI, Mars rovers, and the possibility of intelligent alien life
    44:13
  4. 4.
    Episode 122: James Kirkland on targeting senescent cells to reverse age-related diseases
    55:37
  5. 5.
    Episode 121: Pascal Lee on the Mars mission and our search for alien life in the galaxy
    1:28:44
  6. 6.
    Episode 120: Gordon Lithgow on alpha-ketoglutarate’s potential to affect healthspan and lifespan
    48:15
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    Episode 119: Gordon Lithgow talks about the biology of aging and prolonging lifespan
    56:37
  8. 8.
    Episode 118: Julie Andersen talks about urolithin-A’s potential to prevent and treat neurodegenerative diseases
    52:48
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    Episode 117: Julie Andersen talks about her research into aging and neurodegenerative diseases
    49:55
  2. 10.
    Episode 116: Marcas Bamman on the many benefits of exercise and strength training
    1:39:38
  3. 11.
    Episode 115: Ken and Dawn answer listener questions about ketogenic diets, Viagra, methylene blue, fasting, Mars and more
    1:04:07
  4. 12.
    Episode 114: Lilianne Mujica-Parodi talks about how diet and ketones affect brain aging
    1:21:43
  5. 13.
    Episode 113: Peter Pirolli discusses information foraging, AI and the future of human interaction with technology
    1:18:17
  6. 14.
    Episode 112: Tim Broderick discusses biotechnology and increasing the biological aptitude and careers of elite special forces
    1:22:05
  7. 15.
    Episode 111: Tommy Wood talks about lifestyle approaches to improve health span and lifespan
    1:16:50
  8. 16.
    Episode 110 : Tommy Wood talks about nourishing developing brains and the importance of metabolic health
    1:17:07
  9. 17.
    Episode 109: Robb Wolf discusses whether eating meat is bad for you and the environment … and his new book “Sacred Cow”
    1:46:17
  10. 18.
    Episode 108: Ken and Dawn tackle questions ranging from AI to amino acids to methylene blue to ketosis to COVID-19
    58:12
  11. 19.
    Episode 107: Francisco Gonzalez-Lima discusses methylene blue and near-infrared light as therapies for cognitive disorders
    58:57
  12. 20.
    Episode 106: Francisco Gonzalez-Lima talks about brain metabolic mapping and Alzheimer’s
    53:55
  13. 21.
    Episode 105: Art De Vany talks about healthspan, lifespan and healing the wounds of aging
    47:47
  14. 22.
    Episode 104:  Katherine Eban talks about the dangers associated with relying on generic drugs manufactured overseas
    1:00:15
  15. 23.
    Episode 103: Abe Morgentaler talks about men’s health, sex drive and the benefits of testosterone therapy
    1:48:19
  16. 24.
    Episode 102: Adam Konopka talks about metformin’s effects on healthspan and lifespan
    48:29
  17. 25.
    Episode 101: Rachel Yehuda talks about epigenetic inheritance, PTSD and the potential of MDMA therapies
    1:04:17
  18. 26.
    Episode 100: Peter Attia gives an update on his views regarding longevity and health span
    1:03:21
  19. 27.
    Episode 99 : Dave Rabin talks about how psychedelics and wearable devices can help improve people’s lives
    1:21:44
  20. 28.
    Episode 98: Steven Austad talks about aging and preserving human health
    1:40:07
  21. 29.
    Episode 97: Francesca Rossi talks about AI ethics and the development of new AI systems
    1:19:06
  22. 30.
    Episode 96: Dick Despommier discusses vertical farming and fly fishing
    33:34
  23. 31.
    Episode 95: Dickson Despommier talks about 30 years of research into intracellular parasitism
    1:16:31
  24. 32.
    Episode 94: John Newman discusses how the ketogenic diet and fasting regulate the genes and pathways that control aging
    1:28:52
  25. 33.
    Episode 93: Emma Wilson talks about Toxoplasma gondii infection and its consequences
    1:11:08
  26. 34.
    Episode 92: Megan Roberts discusses the potential of a ketogenic diet to extend healthspan and lifespan
    45:29
  27. 35.
    Episode 91: Irina and Michael Conboy explain tissue repair and stem-cell rejuvenation
    1:19:18
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    Episode 90: Dawn and Ken answer listener questions
    1:01:05
  29. 37.
    Episode 89: Robert Epstein reflects on his career and the threat big tech poses to privacy and democracy
    1:26:54
  30. 38.
    Episode 88: Duane Mitchell talks about the uphill battle to treat aggressive brain tumors
    56:45
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    Episode 87: Dom D’Agostino reflects on his 10 years of research into ketogenic nutrition
    1:22:17
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    Episode 86: Matt Johnson talks about the power and future of human-machine teaming
    33:17
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    Episode 85: David Geary discusses our shrinking brains, cognitive development  and sex differences
    1:24:58
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    Episode 84: Joe Gomes discusses optimizing human performance and resiliency in the NFL and elite warfighters
    1:03:04
  35. 43.
    Episode 83: Ken and Dawn host their first Ask Me Anything episode
    53:10
  36. 44.
    Episode 82: Stu Phillips discusses the importance of dietary protein and its role in muscle
    1:16:29
  37. 45.
    Episode 81: Charles Brenner discusses NR and the benefits of boosting NAD as we age
    1:04:18
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    Episode 80: Butler Hine talks about paving the way for robotic space exploration
    57:25
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    Episode 79: Satchin Panda discusses circadian rhythms and time-restricted eating to improve health and even reverse disease
    1:32:40
  40. 48.
    Episode 78: Jeff Phillips talks about physiologic episodes among tactical aircrew
    58:15
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    Episode 77: John Ioannidis discusses why most published research findings are false
    1:24:46
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    Episode 76: Dava Newman on getting humans to Mars and creating the next-generation spacesuit
    43:41

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