Sweating The Small Stuff

Explore the unexpected science, stories, and misconceptions behind the movies, moments, and figures you thought you knew.

Hosted ByCameron Boozarjomehri

All Episodes

049 – The Imitation Game, Chris Klesges, and the real Alan Turing

The movie tries its best, but barely scratches the surface of Mr Turing’s Incredible achievements

048 – Jesse Buonanno: Card Games, Crypto Currencies, and the Future of Digital Assets

What can we learn when we add Blockchain to Loot Boxes?

047 – Scott Holmdahl and the Future of Music

Synthetic Sounds, Engineers, and AI

046 – Stranger Things: How To Make Iconic Sounds

The Origin of the Constructed Sounds Behind Your Favorite Moments

044 The Mandalorian – Adventures In Immersive Storytelling

Using new stories to enrich old content

043 – iRobot and the Future of Autonomous Vehicles

Demolition Man did it first, Minority Report did it better

042 – Inception: The Power Of Dreams With Sleep Expert Tucker Peck

Sleep Expert Tucker Peck And The Importance Of Drug Free Sleep

041 – Pacific Rim vs Neon Genesis Evangelion: How To Build A Better Titan

It turns out giant robots make less sense than giant people