Episode 8: Cognitive Benefits and Practical Strategies of Language Learning

Julian interviews JP, a polyglot and language professor, about practical language learning strategies as well as the cognitive benefits of …

Episode 7: Adrenaline and Nicotine- The Autonomic Nervous System

Connor and Julian break down the Autonomic Nervous System (ANS).  They discuss what it means to them, and how the …

Episode 6: Inflammation Roundtable- Practical Strategies

What is inflammation?  Is it all bad? Why is it linked to virtually all chronic diseases?  Answers and practical strategies …

SFS04: Serotonin and Adult Neurogenesis with Andrew Crowther and Connor Wander

In this podcast, Connor Wander interviews Andrew Crowther, a fellow graduate student in the Song Lab at UNC Chapel Hill …

SFS03: The Microbiome – How does the gut affect your mood?

Connor and Julian sit down for the first Roundtable episode of the podcast on the microbiome. We break down the …

SFS02: Pathways into Science and GABA in Alzheimer’s Disease

Jake Knight sits down with Connor Wander, a graduate student at UNC Chapel Hill’s pharmacology program, and a co-founder of …

SFS01: Genetic Testing and Diagnostics

In this podcast we interview Nidal, a longtime friend of Connor Wander and a fellow Virginia Tech alumn.  Nidal is …

The Epigenetics of Cuddling

How Personal Contact Could Alter the Genome A study by the McGill Program for the Study of Behavior looked at the …

Improving Science Literacy: How to Read Scientific Papers

Science literacy is the ability to read English words in a new language- the language of science.  You might measure …