https://open.spotify.com/episode/330IoVkTN6udEMaRlbbxXZ?si=C0PgkMQDTla_nT2CLy74Ig Join expert Christina Niavi and guests Alex Barrett and David Latchman to learn what happens to our immune cells during chronic infections and cancer, and how we can harness our understanding of the immune system to develop better treatments for these diseases. If you liked this episode, be sure to follow Christina Niavi on… Continue reading Season 2, Episode 2: Exhausted Immune Cells: the Weary Veterans of Chronic Infection
https://open.spotify.com/episode/1cYIWnyWLBoqJkv7PPH6me?si=SFZMz6upS3WbKlBW6AthAg Join expert Vera Thornton and guests Doris Meinerding and Hannah Waterhouse for Part 2 of a thought-provoking look "behind the scenes" of scientific research, to answer the question "Why are research findings sometimes wrong?" Click here to listen to Part 1. Remember to follow In Plain English on Facebook , Twitter, and Instagram to keep up with the latest… Continue reading Episode 13: When Research Gets it Wrong, Part 2
https://open.spotify.com/episode/1w3zWD9vbIdEjpvltLJa0l?si=1D55w2snST2H6JMntynOXw Join expert Vera Thornton and guests Doris Meinerding and Hannah Waterhouse for Part 1 of a thought-provoking look "behind the scenes" of scientific research, to answer the question "Why are research findings sometimes wrong?" Part 2 will air on the first Tuesday of September. Remember to follow In Plain English on Facebook , Twitter, and Instagram to keep up… Continue reading Episode 12: When Research Gets it Wrong, Part 1
https://open.spotify.com/episode/5b8HASK2YZDiBDWrp5308c?si=Y96pMAU8Qdyx4-walbM_9A In the 9th episode of In Plain English, expert Kelly-Anne Moffa and guests Leenah Abugisisa and Alexander Albury delve into the ups and downs of California's cap-and-trade policy and its impact on climate change. Remember to follow In Plain English on Facebook , Twitter, and Instagram to keep up with the latest announcements! And check out our Discord server to… Continue reading Episode 9: Climate Change, Corporations, and Cap-and-Trade
https://open.spotify.com/episode/6bgsJM1hQeWtjRX8gN5aSJ?si=a2yTocRxSmOvjD-CsshHXw In the 7th episode of In Plain English, expert Grace Ward and guests Caitlin Murphy and Marc Blanc discuss why the history of domestication we think we know is wrong, and what that says about our world today. If you want to learn more about this topic, check out the book The Dawn of Everything by… Continue reading Episode 7: Is the Standard History of Domestication Wrong?
https://open.spotify.com/episode/23xHZZkVeUbRqSaOFnnFGG?si=Y6AEYVIJSEqFnfpzm_zWUQ In the 6th episode of In Plain English, expert Teodora Stoica and guests Emma Sward and Abby Kimball explore what we know about how the brain changes with age, how we study the aging brain, and how we can promote healthy cognitive aging. If you liked this episode, be sure to check out Teodora's… Continue reading Episode 6: The Aging Brain: the Good, the Bad, and the Unknown
https://open.spotify.com/episode/4ztWGCil9hzJB7fMcyualN In the fifth episode of In Plain English, expert Ralph White III and guests Maura Lydon and Alexa Ruel explore the unexpected ways in which estrogen can affect the growth and spread of prostate cancer. If you liked this episode, check out Ralph's podcast Scientifically Sound on Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/podcast/id1549609843 and follow Scientifically Sound… Continue reading Episode 5: How Estrogen Affects Prostate Cancer