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Science and U: Was There a Big Bang?

Dr. Weiping Yu, the chief science officer of A Neighbor’s Choice, joins David Gornoski for another exciting segment of Science and U. The physicist comments on the claim that scientists have discovered the secret of wireless charging and whether the universe was really created through a big bang. Listen to the full segment for all […]

THINGS HIDDEN 44: Why We Want with Luke Burgis

THINGS HIDDEN! David Gornoski sits down with Luke Burgis, the author of Wanting, for a conversation on the anthropology of desire. Luke and David talk about the introduction to the work of Rene Girard; rivalry in relationships; mimesis in social media; the untold story about Ferrari and Lamborghini; the physics aspect of mimesis and its […]

Science and U: Is Low-Temperature Nuclear Energy Possible?

It’s Science and U and Dr. Weiping Yu brings us some fresh perspectives on the latest science news from around the world. Is nuclear fusion the holy grail of clean energy? Is low-temperature nuclear energy possible? How can there be unstable particles in our bodies? Scientists have discovered crystal exhibiting exotic spiral magnetism. What do […]

Science and U: Ancient Magnetism Secret

Dr. Weiping Yu, the chief science advisor of A Neighbor’s Choice, returns with more Science and U. Dr. Yu comments on the claim of a latest breakthrough in nuclear fusion technology; whether we are approaching fusion technology in the correct way; the claim of a neolithic stone revealing ancient magnetism secret; and more.

Science and U: Does the Moon Have a Magnetic Field?

The chief science officer of A Neighbor’s Choice is back with Science and U. Dr. Weiping Yu comments on the news that a research team may have created the world’s first time crystal; the claim that the moon lacked a magnetic field for much of its history; the claim that scientists have spotted light behind […]

Science and U: Water Vapor Found on Jupiter’s Moon

A woman’s hard-to-treat depression was improved with magnetic field treatment. NASA’s Hubble telescope finds evidence of water vapor in Jupiter’s moon. A new study by Yale researchers suggests that mammals dream about the world they are about to experience before they are even born. Join Dr. Weiping Yu as he provides some brilliant insights on […]

Science and U: Magnetism and Pain

Science and U! Dr. Weiping Yu, the chief science advisor of A Neighbor’s Choice, is back with more scientific analysis. The renowned physician comments on using functional magnetic resonance imaging to assess the modulation of sensory and affective responses during empathy for pain. Why do people benefit from hypnotherapy? What is the difference between a […]

Science and U: Brain Waves to Computer Text

The chief science advisor of A Neighbor’s Choice, Dr. Weiping Yu, returns with a brand new segment of Science and U. A paralyzed man’s brain waves have been turned into sentences by a computer! This news sparks a conversation between David and Dr. Yu on whether a person’s mimetic relationships are based in the world […]

Science and U: Magnetism and Mercury

Dr. Weiping Yu returns with another refreshing segment of Science and U. The physicist talks about cellphone radiation causing cancer and how we can take steps to mitigate the risks. Dr. Yu also comments on the startling claim that magnetism, not cataclysm, may be the cause of Mercury’s giant iron core. What does this mean […]

Science and U: Do Antibiotics Have Special Magnetic Properties?

Dr. Weiping Yu, the chief science advisor of A Neighbor’s Choice, returns with more Science and U. The physicist comments on the latest science news such as a new study claiming that the Earth tipped over on its side 84 million years ago and then righted itself; the discovery that Herbivore gut fungi produce unique […]