A Computer Chip That Brings Back The Sense Of Touch (Cool Weird Awesome 287)

Physical distancing has hopefully made us all appreciate the sense of touch a little more. Scientists in Ohio may have found a way to bring that sense back to people with spinal cord injuries. Plus: an octopus may have brought back a family heirloom to a woman in British Columbia, which is a pretty nice thing for an octopus to do.

By |2020-04-29T07:50:22-04:00April 29th, 2020|Categories: Cool Weird Awesome, Podcasts|Tags: , , , |

The Loudest Thing Anybody Ever Heard (Cool Weird Awesome 237)

Some sounds are pleasing, others not so much. And a few can actually be destructive, like the sound ZME Science identified is probably the loudest sound humans have ever heard. Plus: how about some loud applause for an octopus who managed to escape four octopus escape rooms?

By |2020-02-14T09:26:09-05:00February 13th, 2020|Categories: Cool Weird Awesome, Podcasts|Tags: , , , |
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