Jesse breaks down if a drug can make you more intelligent and Lucas answers what happens when you put six people in a dome for a year.
Lucas looks into early links between antibiotics and type-2 diabetes, Jesse asks what a magnetic wormhole is and how it works!
We're taking this week off as Lucas is on a westward journey though space and a forward journey thorough time. See you next week!
Jesse explores the mysteries of Serotonin, one of the most important neurotransmitters that we're just beginning to understand. Lucas delves into a study that seems to show that eating spicy food will prevent you from dying prematurely. Could we grow serotonin neurons in the lab? Do chili peppers really stave off early death? Find out on this week's Double Blind.
Lucas explains why Pluto’s atmosphere is puzzling and Jesse explains how yeast can produce opioids.
Jesse tries to unravel some of the quantum properties of the (probably) newly synthesized material Stanene, while Lucas takes a peek at the efficacy of using sex and violence to sell products.
Lucas reports on research that peers inside oysters and Jesse sifts through the results of a 22 year study examining the health effects of marijuana.
Sorry, no new episode this week, Jesse is busy testing the fundamental nature of reality as we know it. See you next Friday!