Podcast Episodes featuring Cara Santa Maria

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JOKER w/ Cara Santa Maria and Danny Palumbo

The Good, the Bad, and the Science - February 04, 2020 11:00 - 54 minutes ★★★★★ - 319 ratings
A superhero movie about the villain?! We're discussing JOKER with Cara Santa Maria from National Geographic's Brain Games and Danny Palumbo! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

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Ep 209 | Fat Pile Friday - Most Sinful State Edition | Guest: Cara Santa Maria

Chewing the Fat with Jeff Fisher - September 27, 2019 20:00 - 55 minutes ★★★★★ - 2K ratings
Jeffy uncovers a Match.com scamming technique and he wants his money back! Animals Gone Wild?!?! A list of the most sinful states.    Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

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Ep. 27: Cara Santa Maria & Glen Weldon

Go Fact Yourself - January 04, 2019 23:23 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 755 ratings
Happy National Trivia Day! Let’s celebrate with a collision of journalists who also host podcasts! Cara Santa Maria is the host of the podcast Talk Nerdy with Cara Santa Maria. She’s also a science communicator and there’s a chance that her proficiency in STEM will lead her to victory in this ...

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Think Like a Skeptic, with Cara Santa Maria and Dr. Steven Novella

StarTalk All-Stars - November 06, 2018 21:27 - 47 minutes ★★★★★ - 447 ratings
Trust no one! StarTalk All-Stars host neuroscientist Heather Berlin investigates skeptical thinking with Cara Santa Maria and Dr. Steven Novella of "The Skeptics Guide to the Universe" and new comic co-host and skeptic Ari Shaffir. Don’t miss an episode of StarTalk All-Stars. Subscribe on: Tu...

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Ep. 29 | Animals and National Geographic's Almanac 2019 w/Cara Santa Maria

Chewing the Fat with Jeff Fisher - November 03, 2018 17:06 - 27 minutes ★★★★★ - 2K ratings
Cara is talking about the brand new National Geographic’s Almanac 2019. While they’ve published a kids almanac for years, this is the first for readers 12-112!  It has tons of facts, amazing photos, great graphics and cool maps that present the world as only NatGeo can. Cara Talks About: Fun fa...

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OA139: Cara Santa Maria & Why Two Dudes Named Iqbal and Twombly Are Hanging Out On Yodel Mountain

Opening Arguments - January 16, 2018 05:00 - 1 hour ★★★★ - 3.4K ratings
Today's episode features a full-length interview with the one and only Cara Santa Maria! First, though, we pore through the Fusion GPS testimony that was leaked by Sen. Dianne Feinstein and we look at a companion defamation lawsuit filed by one of Trump's lawyers, Michael Cohen, against Fusion GP...

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David C. Smalley - March 17, 2017 10:01 - 2 hours ★★★★ - 734 ratings
David & Cara have fun with redneck audio, fact check a vision from God, discuss homelessness, and pull the curtain back on podcasting.

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SpEdEp 37 – Getting Nerdy with Cara Santa Maria

Naked Mormonism Podcast - January 12, 2017 20:03 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 648 ratings
On this episode, we jump into a conversation with awesome Science Communicator, Cara Santa Maria. We talk about her path through Mormonism and how long it took her to call bullshit. After that we discuss just what it is that a science communicator does and I ask her the two questions. If you’re ...

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Episode 330: Post Truth with Cara Santa Maria

Cognitive Dissonance - December 08, 2016 10:00 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 3.9K ratings
Tom and Cecil have Talk Nerdy host Cara Santa Maria on the show. They talk about the rise of “fake-news” and how personal biases can influence how we consume media.   About Cara:  Cara Santa Maria is a Los Angeles Area Emmy and Knight Foundation Award-winning journalist, science communicator, tel...

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Irreligiosophy - July 30, 2016 09:00 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 801 ratings
A podcast about the wisdom of irreligion, and all that entails.

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Slumber Party With Alie and Georgia - April 14, 2016 06:49 - 57 minutes ★★★★★ - 1K ratings
Host of Talk Nerdy, Cara Santa Maria hops into the pillow fort for some slumber party games that get dark pretty fast!

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CD109: Know Your GMO with Cara Santa Maria

Congressional Dish - November 29, 2015 12:45 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 1.1K ratings
joins Jen to discuss a House of Representatives passed bill which creates a national system for labeling genetically modified organisms (GMOs) and prohibits states from enacting their own GMO labeling laws.   Follow Cara on Twitter: Like Cara on Facebook: Please support Congressional Dish: ...

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Extended Classic: “Are You Out of Your Mind?” with Oliver Sacks

StarTalk Radio - September 06, 2015 22:55 - 55 minutes ★★★★★ - 12.9K ratings
Join us for Neil deGrasse Tyson’s original interview with his recently departed friend Oliver Sacks, now extended with exclusive, never-before-heard content. Also featuring guest Cara Santa Maria and co-host Chuck Nice.

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Talk Nerdy with Cara Santa Maria

TheThinkingAtheist - December 10, 2014 00:00 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 2.7K ratings
SUPPORT OUR SPONSOR:  http://www.harrys.com (coupon code: thinkingatheist) Cara Santa Maria has dedicated her life to improving science literacy by communicating scientific principles across media platforms. A North Texas native, she currently lives in Los Angeles. Prior to moving to the west co...

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Talking Nerdy (And Ethically) with Cara Santa Maria

Point of Inquiry - May 05, 2014 21:04 - 38 minutes ★★★★★ - 758 ratings
Our guest this week is Cara Santa Maria, contributor to Al Jazeera America's science show TechKnow, and the host of the podcast Talk Nerdy. This neuroscientist, science educator, producer, writer, and television personality has brought her intelligence and insights to the Huffington Post as its ...

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Episode 111 - Cara Santa Maria

Probably Science - April 14, 2014 04:05 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 609 ratings
Science communicator, teacher and podcaster Cara Santa Maria (twitter.com/CaraSantaMaria) lends her actual science pedigree to the proceedings this week, discussing: The Cosmos reboot! The unlikely funder of Karen Gillan's Oculus! Comparing goofy holidays! A listener's complaint about on-air eat...

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Cara Santa Maria - Talk Nerdy to Us

Point of Inquiry - June 12, 2012 02:12 - 40 minutes ★★★★★ - 758 ratings
Host: Chris Mooney Our guest this week is Cara Santa Maria, the senior science correspondent for the Huffington Post and the personage behind its "Talk Nerdy to Me" video series. Recent topics range from cannibalism, to the non-power of positive thinking, to the strange sex lives of animals, to...