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No Bad Chemicals Just Bad Chemical Names
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2013-02-13)
Today’s title of from one of Pete’s bits he did in front of a bunch of MIT alumni last weekend, but it underscores the difficulty in assessing the complexities of chemical safety. We’ll chat about chemical safety and why ...
What I Did on My Summer Vacation
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-08-05)
After a long break due to Summer travel Pete is back, and he and Trent catch up on Science in the News and what they did during their summer travels. Topics include engineering education in Europe and the Middle East, LED ...
Hackers, Crackers and Slackers, Oh My
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-08-12)
Our own Chief Engineer, Trent Altman joins us to discuss software security.
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011-08-10)
We'll chat about statistics, why it is important to understand them in our data-driven World and why people hate them so much.
PVC and other scary chemicals
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-08-19)
Pete & Bill will look at dangers associated with Poly(vinyl chloride) and chemical safety in general after this topic was suggested by Paul, one of our regular listeners. We will look at the Greenpeace campaign to rid us ...
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-09-22)
Despite Bill's switching to a new deodorant, we are having a hard time scheduling guests, so today's show will be based on listener's questions and comments.
Looking Back on 2010
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-12-29)
We revisit all the guests and stories we covered during the 2010 year on Inside the Black Box.
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-01-20)
Our nanotechnology guest had to reschedule so we did a pot pourri show. The Science in the News article was on medical marijuana research which generated lots of discussion regarding how lots of policy decisions are made ...
High Tech Voyeurism
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-11-24)
On the eve of one of the year's busiest travel days we will be talking about the technology behind the airport scanners that have everyone in a tizzy. We will also be taking calls about any other topic in science and technology.
Pete's Listener Calls
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-11-17)
Pete, our engineer Trent Altman and Georgia Tech student Pete Macaluso take listener calls and discuss everything from the California Condor and Carbon nanotubes to food containers and teleportation. Pete had a cold and ...