Archive for December, 2006

World mayor of the year, 2006

Thursday, December 21st, 2006

Back in Episode 10 I mentioned the winner of the World Mayor of the Year – well, I don’t know if he heard the episode or was told about it, or if it was a total coincidence (most likely), but I met him today. He’s a lovely chap, and has some great ideas for the […]

011 – Scientific theory, and space travel

Thursday, December 21st, 2006

Scientific definition of theory, muscles, space travel, pin of the week and some news. The last podcast of the year! Music on todays show comes courtesy of Pod Safe Audio: Punam Verma – One Day Spacemission – Dont you follow the light Ocean Alexander – Mad World mjc – Blue Segment Download MP3 of Ep11 […]


Thursday, December 14th, 2006

Thanks to Michael in Australia for pointing this out to me: Brains Matter is listed as #1 in the “What’s Hot” category at the Triyo web site. Thank you to everyone who has voted! And keep voting! It’s much appreciated!

010 – Strange Weather

Thursday, December 14th, 2006

Strange weather, World mayor of the year, the Doppler Effect, Pin of the Week, water on Mars, climate, theraputic cloning, schizophrenia prediction, the Sun, a submitted joke and Quote of the Week. Music on todays show comes courtesy of Pod Safe Audio: DJ R-Qubed – In a funk DJ Topshelf – Falus Lejeune – In […]

009 – Brains Matter – Gregorian Calendar

Wednesday, December 6th, 2006

The Gregorian Calendar, Einstein equations, Stephen Hawking, and Chinese Solar Power. Music on todays show comes courtesy of Pod Safe Audio. Intro to Psyche – Ocean Alexander Your History – Proxymo The songs Mission and Survive by Van She courtesy of Glen from Modular Music. Download MP3 of Ep9 Please vote for this podcast this […]

008 – Brains Matter – Interview with Michael Feller

Monday, December 4th, 2006

In this episode, I talk to Michael Feller, who wrote a thesis entitled The Aryan Connection, which discusses how the Nazis misappropriated the Swastika symbol from the subcontinent – and the rise of neo-nazis in the most unexpected places. Download MP3 of Ep8 Please vote for this podcast at digg this And feel free to […]

iTunes and other comments

Monday, December 4th, 2006

I’ve just had a look at iTunes while planning out some future topics for the show, and noticed the following: Yes, Brains Matter has been listed as a “New and Notable” podcast within the iTunes Music Store. And even better – something I didn’t expect at all: Believe it or not, within the Science category, […]