Ep. 2 – Hearts & Parts

This week, Vic talks about transgender women as protesters, anarchist rockers, and servicewomen.

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Ep. 2 – She Blinded Me With Science

Join Mikayla Santoro and Gretchen Marlow for a discussion about birth control science, the weird world of quantum computing, fossil hunter Mary Anning, and an interview with Brooke Harrison, a senior biology and psychology major.

Sources:
https://medlineplus.gov/ency/article/007460.htm
https://youngwomenshealth.org/2011/10/18/medical-uses-of-the-birth-control-pill/
https://money.usnews.com/money/blogs/alpha-consumer/2012/03/05/the-real-cost-of-birth-control
https://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/nhsr/nhsr060.pdf
https://www.nytimes.com/2017/10/06/us/politics/trump-contraception-birth-control.html/
http://www.wbur.org/news/2017/11/14/senate-passes-birth-control-bill
https://billypenn.com/2017/10/11/pa-to-sue-trump-administration-over-birth-control-mandate-rollback/

https://www.cnet.com/news/ibm-quantum-computers-business-moores-law-qubit/
https://www.technologyreview.com/s/609451/ibm-raises-the-bar-with-a-50-qubit-quantum-computer/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Quantum_computing

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/ten-historic-female-scientists-you-should-know-84028788/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mary_Anning

Ep. 1 – The Hart Files: A Woman’s Tuition

Chicago, 1984, where it’s always cloudy and the streets overrun with crime. Valerie Hart, a private detective, along with her trusted companion, Anita Johnson, are there to stop this crime wave and keep these streets safe. When the Dean of a local woman’s college requests her help, Val is thrust into a missing persons case that will boggle the mind. Can she solve this mystery? Find out in The Hart Files: A Woman’s Tuition.

Music:
Owner Of A Lonely Heart – Yes
Total Eclipse of the Heart – Bonnie Tyler

Voice Actors:
Val Hart – Emily Corley
Anita Johnson – Jordan Johnson
Dean Kane Dean – Dr. Keith Jones
Cassidy Lopez – Hope Seo
Winnie Wheaton – Isobel Wilkes
Janet Macintosh – Joella Dunn
Ronald Fine – Katie Edge
Liz Prowers – Emily Hardy
Nancy Blue – Erin Drake
Brick Mason – Sam Scott
Piero Torelli – Dr. Scott Robbins

Sound effect credits:
freesound.org users – DBKEEBLER, renatofarabeuf, kwahmah_02, Motion_S, dobroide, paulmessier, InspectorJ, michaelkoehler, bulbastre, rivernile7

Ep. 1 – She Blinded Me With Science

Join Mikayla Santoro and Gretchen Marlow for a discussion about the science of hurricanes, the weirdness of human tears generating electricity, Rosalind Franklin, and an interview with Jessica Morgan, a senior biochemistry major.

Sources:

http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2017/09/12/550188154/hurricane-irma-blasts-into-the-record-books-with-lasting-intensity

http://news.nationalgeographic.com/2017/09/hurricane-irma-harvey-season-climate-change-weather/

https://spaceplace.nasa.gov/hurricanes/en/

https://www.livescience.com/60599-electricity-generated-from-tears.html

http://www.dnaftb.org/19/bio-3.html