Philip Shane

WTiF NASA Asked YOU For Help?

What the IF... Big ol' NASA asked little ol' YOU for HELP? Could you do it? What would you do? #NASAsocial At KSC & The Planetary Society's DAY OF ACTION in Washington, DC!

Philip Shane
WTiF NASA Asked YOU For Help?
Philip Shane

Planet Of The Identical TWINS!

Maya and Zoe are TWINS, and that's only the beginning of what makes them exceptionally qualified to take us to a planet where EVERYONE shares the same... FACE.

Philip Shane
Planet Of The Identical TWINS!
Philip Shane

COLD Blooded People

LIZARDS are cold blooded creatures. What the IF... YOU were too?

Philip Shane
COLD Blooded People
Philip Shane

CETACEAN INVASION! WTiF Whales Take Back The Land?

WTiF Whales Take Back The Land?

Philip Shane
CETACEAN INVASION! WTiF Whales Take Back The Land?
Philip Shane

Love Thy MOON

Would Earth be a real loser without it's heavenly partner... the MOON?

Philip Shane
Love Thy MOON
Philip Shane

HAGFISH - Champion Of The Super SLIMER Bowl!

This slimy little fish can SPIT out a slimy blob that BLOWS UP real big. WTiF WE could defend ourselves like that? In celebration of the SUPER BOWL, we present: The Super SLIMER Bowl!

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Philip Shane
HAGFISH - Champion Of The Super SLIMER Bowl!
Philip Shane

The Notorious BIG... BANG!

Special Guest ASTRONOMER Brian Keating asks, What The IF… there was MORE than one BIG BANG?

Philip Shane
The Notorious BIG... BANG!
Philip Shane

Pigeon Vision!

The MYSTERY behind the EYES that watch over our cities.

Philip Shane
Pigeon Vision!

Let's Pretend We're WHALES!

We swap our brains for the singing, smiling, super smart brains of whales!

Let's Pretend We're WHALES!
Philip Shane

Now We Know How Many BRAINS It Takes To Fill The Albert Hall

The INFINITE probabilities that surround us in our INFINITE universe

Philip Shane
Now We Know How Many BRAINS It Takes To Fill The Albert Hall
Philip Shane

WTiF You Could See EARTH RISE... With Your Own Eyes?

Happy New Year! A joyous episode: Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of "Earthrise," and Virgin Galactic’s breakthrough flight... Philip wonders WTF is wrong with all these people on the plane who close their windowshades???

Philip Shane
WTiF You Could See EARTH RISE... With Your Own Eyes?
Philip Shane

Bubbling Brew Of PARALLEL UNIVERSE Stew

PARALLEL UNIVERSES might be exploding all around you! Should we fear the ones where we are wearing a beard?

Philip Shane
Bubbling Brew Of PARALLEL UNIVERSE Stew

It's An ARTHUR C. CLARKE Christmas!

Our Christmas Special, inspired by the ARTHUR C. CLARKE short story "The Star," in which an ASTRONOMER ponders the source of the STAR OF BETHLEHEM.

It's An ARTHUR C. CLARKE Christmas!
Philip Shane

How To Tell People EARTH IS MELTING Without Killing The Party

How can you talk about CLIMATE CHANGE at the party without causing everyone to yawn? Learn how to SAVE THE PLANET while making friends and influencing people!

Philip Shane
How To Tell People EARTH IS MELTING Without Killing The Party
Philip Shane

Does A Watched PLANET Ever BOIL?

WTiF HUMANS ARE DESTROYING THEIR OWN PLANET? HOW did all the scientists of WORLD come to agree that THE END IS NIGH? And who can stop it?

Philip Shane
Does A Watched PLANET Ever BOIL?
Philip Shane

KEPLER'S Planets & EGOMANIACAL Mathematicians!

This week the NASA telescope, Kepler, got arthritis and slipped into retirement. Wait until you hear all the classes clinking and whips cracking and bottles popping that went on in the REAL HISTORY of KEPLER's namesake... and his crowd of rowdy astronomers!

Philip Shane
KEPLER'S Planets & EGOMANIACAL Mathematicians!
Philip Shane

Danger, SLOW BRAIN Ahead! TIME DILATION From Head To Toe

Our BRAIN SIGNALS slowed down so much that they couldn't keep up with our dancin' feet!

Philip Shane
Danger, SLOW BRAIN Ahead! TIME DILATION From Head To Toe
Philip Shane

Can You Trust Your Family ROBOT?

Will Robots really CARE for us? Or will they be faking it?

Philip Shane
Can You Trust Your Family ROBOT?
Philip Shane

Physicist CLIFFORD JOHNSON Peers Deep Into A BLACK HOLE And Finds...?

WTiF our entire solar system drifted TOO CLOSE (!!!) to a BLACK HOLE?

Philip Shane
Physicist CLIFFORD JOHNSON Peers Deep Into A BLACK HOLE And Finds...?
Philip Shane

Astronomy SMELLS - The Art & Science Of Data Visualization

On Feb 22, 2017, astronomers announced four additional exoplanets around TRAPPIST-1. Inspired by the incredible BLIND ASTRONOMER, Kent Cullers, we ask... WTiF we could SMELL THE STARS?

Philip Shane
Astronomy SMELLS - The Art & Science Of Data Visualization
Philip Shane

GHOSTS!

What the IF... We could get scientific evidence of GHOSTS?

Philip Shane
GHOSTS!