Pete and Charlie absorb memory, Narnia, zombies, factories, Chris Matthews, blog arguments, Pete's atheist church thing, competent criticism, and Bob's Country Bunker.

Direct download: CWPACEpisode044.mp3
Category:episode -- posted at: 12:30am EDT

Pete and Charlie ingest practical science, eggnog, stargazing, happiness, death, the single blank, changing the world, and raw milk.

Direct download: CWPACEpisode043.mp3
Category:episode -- posted at: 12:30am EDT

Pete and Charlie pick at Neti Pots, food culture, vaccine hysteria, lipds, home ownership, tobacco, and kosher Coca-Cola.

Direct download: CWPACEpisode042.mp3
Category:episode -- posted at: 12:30am EDT

Pete and Charlie confront Nabokov, sleep-deprivation, technophobes, music as language, and the sublime.

Direct download: CWPACEpisode041.mp3
Category:episode -- posted at: 12:30am EDT

Pete and Charlie pound on Star Wars, Disneyland, 70s movies, superhero comic books, Shaft, narrative structure, healthcare, and Byzantine art.

Direct download: CWPACEpisode040.mp3
Category:episode -- posted at: 12:30am EDT

Pete and Charlie burn through morality, reality television, Christian living, lowest common denominators, Nature's God, the Veritas Forum, and Pete's problem.

Direct download: CWPACEpisode039.mp3
Category:episode -- posted at: 12:30am EDT

Pete and Charlie paw through GT-1000, student engagement, open-ended assignments, photographic language, for-profit education, and finding the big money.

Direct download: CWPACEpisode038.mp3
Category:episode -- posted at: 12:30am EDT

Pete and Charlie pound on poetry, protective language, popular culture, PV=nRT, punctuated equilibriums, and previous podcasts.

Direct download: CWPACEpisode037.mp3
Category:episode -- posted at: 12:30am EDT

Pete and Charlie examine the Woodward-Hoffmann rules, useful mistakes, Theoretical Chemistry Day, GT 2803, erudition, Eloi and Morlocks, and selling out. 

Direct download: CWPACEpisode036.mp3
Category:episode -- posted at: 12:30am EDT

Pete and Charlie delve into privilege, dead chairs, teaching Shakespeare, Roald Hoffmann, roman a clefs, Bret Easton Ellis, predictive models, and uncomfortable race talk. 

Direct download: CWPACEpisode035.mp3
Category:episode -- posted at: 12:30am EDT

Pete and Charlie stir up house buying, one-man shows, intellectual busking, reactants, catalysis, cooking meth, design heuristics, and Hawai'i.

Direct download: CWPACEpisode034.mp3
Category:episode -- posted at: 12:30am EDT

Pete and Charlie reflect on medical examinations, bedside manners, aging, invasive procedures, metaphorical responses, and Jello.

Direct download: CWPACEpisode033.mp3
Category:episode -- posted at: 12:30am EDT

Pete and Charlie should read more about Living With Complexity, better books, the Georgia Tech Drug and Alcohol policy, crowd work, the First-Year Reading program, freshmen, extra credit, and academic community.

Direct download: CWPACEpisode032.mp3
Category:episode -- posted at: 12:30am EDT

Pete and Charlie chatter about teaching design, studios, labs, lipids, Anne Bancroft, pumps, salmon, multidisciplinary teams, and plastics.

Direct download: CWPACEpisode031.mp3
Category:episode -- posted at: 12:30am EDT

Pete and Charlie continue with iterative design, simulations, M*A*S*H, octopuses, Breaking Bad, invention, molecular dynamics, architecture, and a no-hitter from 43 years ago. 

Direct download: CWPACEpisode030.mp3
Category:episode -- posted at: 12:30am EDT

Pete and Charlie battle bad sound, the honor code, student-faculty interaction, small audiences, test-taking, snakes, dogs, and fear itself. 

Direct download: CWPACEpisode029.mp3
Category:episode -- posted at: 12:30am EDT

Pete and Charlie attack cooking, Tic Tacs, iterative design, Houdini, wrestling, Uri Geller, hinges, taste and aesthetics, Dragon Con, shanty drinking, and bitterness.

Direct download: CWPACEpisode028.mp3
Category:episode -- posted at: 12:30am EDT

Pete and Charlie make short work of Stephen Pinker, Atlanta traffic, trolling, trawling, the intersection of science and the humanities, Harry Kroto, and lack of structure.

Direct download: CWPACEpisode027.mp3
Category:episode -- posted at: 12:30am EDT

Pete and Charlie mess with honesty, Tom Clancy, lectures, Jimmy Carter, administrators, radio shows, MOOCs, the University of Virginia, physics classes, and GT-1000.

Direct download: CWPACEpisode026.mp3
Category:episode -- posted at: 12:30am EDT

Pete and Charlie choke on carcinogens, kitchen science, This Is 40, creative work, Diet Coke, and country music.

Direct download: CWPACEpisode025.mp3
Category:episode -- posted at: 12:30am EDT

Pete and Charlie handle GT-1000, scaffolding, class design, more freshman issues, the Office of the Vice-Provost of Undergraduate Education, the point of the podcast, learning outcomes, and recycled jokes.

Direct download: CWPACEpisode024.mp3
Category:episode -- posted at: 12:30am EDT

Pete and Charlie experiment with live recording, RFID, brownies, audience participation, water, student engagement, freshmen and their issues, and FASET. 

Direct download: ConsilienceLive0725.mp3
Category:episode -- posted at: 12:30am EDT

Pete and Charlie mix preparation, statistics, narrative, Studs Terkel, Solo cups, differential equations, scaling theory, whale skeletons, oil baths, and BLEVEs.

Direct download: CWPACEpisoce022.mp3
Category:episode -- posted at: 12:30am EDT

Pete and Charlie dance around Taco Bell, research institutions, Richard Feynman, transcendent acts, free jazz, teaching freshmen, GT-1000, administrators, junkie artists, and the material oomph.

Direct download: CWPACEpisode021.mp3
Category:episode -- posted at: 12:30am EDT

Pete and Charlie float through baldness, comedy, personas, podcasts, artistic processes, John Cage, rules for students and teachers, and enjoying your learning environment.

Direct download: CWPACEpisode020.mp3
Category:episode -- posted at: 12:30am EDT

Pete and Charlie won't stop talking about Jesus, cancelled shows, miracles, cultural activism, movie science, Avogadro's number, the periodic table, Glenn T. Seaborg, science communication, artistic connection, and abstinence-only programs.

Direct download: CWPACEpisode019.mp3
Category:episode -- posted at: 12:30am EDT

Pete and Charlie bounce around chronotopes, bitterness, cough syrup, Powerpoint, inventions, idea spaces, Eddie Izzard, obfuscation, and the best pi joke Pete ever heard.

Direct download: CWPACEpisode018.mp3
Category:episode -- posted at: 12:30am EDT

Pete and Charlie tussle with Boston, dating, agnostic circles, the Pope's retirement, religious denominations, the origin of life, hypocrisy, ghosts, and library late fees.

Direct download: CWPACEpisode017.mp3
Category:episode -- posted at: 12:30am EDT

Pete and Charlie take on back pain, flag girls, seminarians, more Penn Jillette, more Happy Days, jumping the shark, to-do lists, research, power, Ronald Reagan, Margaret Thatcher, and immortality.

Direct download: CWPACEpisode016.mp3
Category:episode -- posted at: 12:30am EDT

Pete and Charlie sift through classification systems, atoms, pre- and post-scientific religions, atheists, Penn Jillette, tracking neutrinos, City of Angels, instrumental science, existentialism, the Boy Scouts, and moral compasses.

Direct download: CWPACEpisode015.mp3
Category:episode -- posted at: 12:30am EDT

Pete and Charlie digest podcasts, food choices, self-promotion, radio shows, Morgan Spurlock, Nikki Glaser, The Laughing Skull Lounge, Neil Degrasse Tyson, and stardust.

Direct download: CWPACEpsidode014.mp3
Category:episode -- posted at: 12:30am EDT

Pete and Charlie serve up Linus Pauling, cartoons, Batman, cafeteria Catholicism, urine, cantilevers, getting engaged, celibacy, and the Standard Model.

Direct download: CWPACEpisode013.mp3
Category:episode -- posted at: 12:30am EDT

Pete and Charlie flicker through painters, poets, The Big Bang Theory, simulations, Tom Clancy, losers, apocalyptic narratives, Blue Thunder, and Die Hard.

Direct download: CWPACEpisode012.mp3
Category:episode -- posted at: 12:30am EDT

Pete and Charlie pursue class creation, the GaTech/UGA rivalry, studio teaching, Vulcans, artists, design, problem-based learning, Z-racks, PVC pipe, cyanide salts, BPA, homasote, pretzel bread, and chicken wire.

Direct download: CWPACEpisode011.mp3
Category:episode -- posted at: 12:30am EDT

Pete and Charlie dabble in opera, catalysts, holiday staffing, WOVEN, car maintenance, fail-safes, floor coverings, witches, science fiction, vegetarianism, jazz, and questioning doctors.

Direct download: CWPACEpisode010.mp3
Category:episode -- posted at: 12:30am EDT

Pete and Charlie struggle with urchins, The Sixth Sense, transport, baldness, driving forces, coffee, unit conversion errors, and fracking.

Direct download: CWPACepisode009.mp3
Category:episode -- posted at: 12:30am EDT

Pete and Charlie toss around Moneyball, parenthood, STEM, The Trouble With The Curve, jargon, Hokies, and biodegradable packaging.

Direct download: CWPACEpisode008.mp3
Category:episode -- posted at: 12:30am EDT

Pete and Charlie sort out Happy Days, cynicism, rainy days, cold opens, digital natives, gratuitous sex, cross-products, cornstarch, product integration, and Jolly Ranchers.

Direct download: CWPACEpisode007.mp3
Category:episode -- posted at: 12:30am EDT

Pete and Charlie take a few minutes to tell you how to get in touch and ask a favor.

Direct download: CWPACExtra01.wav
Category:extra -- posted at: 9:25am EDT

Pete and Charlie tackle Bloom's Taxonomy of Learning Domains along with carbohydrates, the Flat Earth Society, mnemonics, multiplication, titration, smoking, scaffolding, being on fire, and turkey bacon.

Direct download: CWPACEpisode006.mp3
Category:episode -- posted at: 12:30am EDT

Pete and Charlie chew on test-taking, grading, Scantron, marketing STEM, sports in their youth, Rudolph the Red-nosed Reindeer, assessment plans, Back To School, teaching vs. research, and weed-out courses.

Direct download: CWPACEpisode005.mp3
Category:episode -- posted at: 12:30am EDT

Pete and Charlie circle lecture styles, classroom behavior, science narratives old and new, Lord of the Flies, the Higgs-Boson blues, student engagement, Facebook, and James Joyce.

Mentioned during the show: The Greatest Show on Earth: The Evidence for Evolution (Amazon link).

Direct download: 01_CWPACEpisode004.mp3
Category:episode -- posted at: 12:30am EDT

Pete and Charlie chase after teleology, gravity, Wikipedia, fact-checking, refutation, and the platypus.

Direct download: CWPACepisode003.mp3
Category:episode -- posted at: 12:30am EDT

Pete and Charlie wrestle with religious narratives, economics, innovation, failure, safe spaces, and aloha shirts.

The books mentioned during the show: D'Aulaires' Book of Greek Myths, D'Aulaires' Book of Norse Myths, and The Republican Brain: The Science of Why They Deny Science- and Reality (Amazon links).

Direct download: CWPACepisode002.mp3
Category:episode -- posted at: 12:30am EDT

To launch this new podcast, Pete and Charlie grapple with the ivory tower vs. the real world, along with bacon, John Mayer, Randy Olson, narrative in science education, online degrees, higher education, jargon spin, and the definition of "consilience."

Direct download: CWPACepisode001.mp3
Category:episode -- posted at: 8:00pm EDT

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