February 24, 2017

Hey everyone! In between putting together our own epiodes and things, I got a chance to sit down and talk to Zack of the Ghoulish Fancies on their show "Nightmare on Fear Street". Their podcast is all about R. L. Stine's amazing series of children's horror books known as Goosebumps. This week I sit down to talk about the weird science or scientific ideas behind some of the books! 

Episode 15: TV Doctors and Magical Berries

February 15, 2017

What is up with magical fruits and stuff, that supposedly cure everything you can possibly become sick with? Why do people believe this stuff, is there any science behind some of it, and who thought a thing called Noni berries would ever sell? Find out in this episode!


Mad Scientist Roundtable 1: Science Today, Metal Hydrogen, and Bigfoot

January 31, 2017

This is the very first in a new series of content from the Mad Scientist Podcast, featuring Marie Mayhew as co-host! These episodes will be much less formal, and more open to wide ranging discussions, than the more serious full episodes. Expect Roundtables in future in the 2nd and 4th weeks of the month, with full episodes in the main series coming on the 1st and 3rd weeks!


Big updates and an Interview on the Trivial Terrors Podcast!

January 25, 2017

Hey listeners! This past week I had the privelage to be interviewed on the Trivial Terror Podcast, found here:

We are getting bigger over here at the Mad Scientist Podcast, with my first official research helper, Marie Mayhew coming on board! With her joining the team we will be publishing podcasts more often (potentially once a week) and continuing to grow. 

If you enjoy the show, and want to help support our growth please consider donating to the Patreon Page! It is here:


Episode 14: The Science Machine

January 18, 2017

What does a scientist do every day? How does one become a scientist? How does science happen? Find out in this weeks episode, kicking off the multi part feature on fake diseases, weird cures, and medical quackery!


Episode 13: Crap My Mom Believes

December 30, 2016

Happy Holidays! What kinds of weird stuff does the Mad Scientist hear around the dinner table? Find out on this weeks episode!


Patreon page!

December 18, 2016

Hello listeners! I hope you are having a happy holiday and enjoying the recent episodes. I am hoping to start making merchandise, move into publishing youtube videos on specific listener questions, and overall becoming more interactive with the fans if at all possible. To help this I have set up a Patreon page. If you enjoy the show, and feel compelled to donate to help things ramp up, I will be forever greatful! The Patreon page can be found here:


Episode 12: Alchemy

December 12, 2016

What is Alchemy, what did the ancient Alchemists believe, and how does Alchemy still mess with our world today? Find out this week on the Mad Scientist Podcast!


Surviving the World

November 30, 2016

I was recently a guest lecturer for the wonderful Surviving the World webcomic, published by my friend Dante Shephard. The comic can be found here:

Check it out!