Vox Republica: Podcast of The Cardboard Republic
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Vox Republica 141: Science Is Your Friend
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Episode 141: Science Is Your Friend Length: 1:06:45 Show Links: RSS | iTunes | Stitcher | Download Episode Welcome back to Vox Republica, the Cardboard Republic Podcast! We post new episodes every other Thursday, with each episode being about 45 minutes long. Vox Republica is proudly supported by our Patreon. Consider contributing today! DESCRIPTION: Science is your friend! With Earth Day and the unprecedented March For Science taking place recently, this week Erin and Ryan talk about science in gaming and recommend some titles that do an excellent job conveying real world scientific concepts. GUESTS: None RECENTLY PLAYED GAMES - (01:05): Ursa Miner (Coming Soon!) The Big Book of Madness by IELLO (BGG Link) QUICK TOPICS - (07:42): When is the best time of the year for gaming? As New Englanders our snap reaction almost always is winter time, what with it being cold and snowy outside. But...is it really the best time of the year? We discuss. FEATURED TOPIC - (13:38): Science! It's fun! It's informative! And it's essential to understanding more about how the world works, from the cells in our bodies to the molecules in a distant star, as well as pretty much everything in between. Like many, we've noticed in recent years the odd rise of science dismissal (and even denial) on the rise, cul