What if world just like ours existed slightly out of phase with this one? How great would it be if we could travel between the worlds, and even meet our alternative selves? That is exactly what The Brain Trust tackles this week as they discuss the Multiverse Theory. They get into all sorts of stuff, including Into the Spiderverse, Rick and Morty, Fringe, Schrodinger’s Cat, String Theory and even Quantum Foam.
A podcast where a Physicist, a Rocket Scientist, a Microbiologist, & an Analytical Mastermind discuss fictional superhero/sci-fi technologies and how to make them a reality
At first glance, cheerleading can be mistaken for a trivial, vapid, activity that not only creates “mean girls” at the top of the social hierarchy, but it perpetuates the stereotype of women holding secondary roles to men, literally cheering them on. The reality is, nothing could be further from the truth.
Dr. Natalie Adams, the world’s foremost expert of cheerleading, explains how the sport went from being exclusively male to majority female, how cheerleading camps promote citizenship, social responsibility, and leadership, as well as how cheerleading was one of the first legitimate sports women were allowed to participate in.
*Bonus* Cheerleading’s Greatest Rivalry
In this episode, Natalie and I discuss the rivalry between Lawerence “Herkie” Herkimer and his protege Jeff Webb. Herkie is credited as the father of cheerleading, while Jeff is consider the modernizer of the sport. Not only that, but we get into the origin and correct spelling of the Pom Pons (not POM POM), the Spirit Stick, fake uniform curls, the importance of accessories, and the overuse of body glitter.
The Galaxy’s most trusted source for incredible people, places, things, and ideas.
This week, the spinach eating seaman Popeye the Sailor goes toe-to-toe with the steroid shooting supervillain Bane. It’s nature VS Science in this second season finale.
A webseries discussing who would win a fight between two superheroes/pop culture characters.
Malcolm Carnahan discusses how he came to the community, his tenure as President of The Stelle Group, and his first meeting with Richard.
Summarizing episodes 6-9, where the focus is sustainability and community.
Peg and Ed demonstrate all the sustainable disciplines discussed thus far, including permaculture, pickling, canning, community, and green technology.
In this milestone episode, I talk with Carole Gerardo, a Stelle resident who bravely brought to light the sexual misconduct perpetrated by Richard. This landmark event made people question who Richard was, and Stelle was going. It completely redefined the community. Before all the turmoil this revelation caused, Carole was just a regular Stelle resident, devoted to the cause. In this first episode, we learn how she acquired the TUF, the prophetic dream she had about Richard & Stelle, plus we finally learn about the reality of Richard’s mysterious tattoo.