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22 EpisodesProduced by FOOLYBOOWebsite

The science podcast that'll eat your brain. Shabam! is a new type of science show that blends fictional stories with real science. If you love science but hate those awkward scientist interviews that involve graphs and confusing metaphors, you’re in luck. First off, Shabam! is an audio program - so … read more

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Connections - Episode 5

August 1st, 2019


It’s time for another BIG connection..and this one involves all of us. Well, not literally that would be crazy (we can’t include 7.7 billion people …

Connections - Episode 4

April 3rd, 2019


In this episode of connections we’re using the month of April as a reminder of the important connection shared by Ben Franklin and George Washington Carver. Hint: it’s not the glasses (Carver didn’t wear glasses so that …

Bonus 3 - Rat Hunt

February 19th, 2019


Whether you're looking for flying humanoids or orange tree-dwelling rats, the scientific steps that lead you to the truth are the same. In this bonus episode we'll take a little trip with Dr. Lavery, our mammalogist …

Connections - Episode 3

January 18th, 2019


In this episode of Shabam Connections, we go down a rabbit hole; Roman symbols, talking omelettes, french suitcases, and sporks - if you’re gonna …

Connections - Episode 2

November 21st, 2018


We go from turkeys to smuggling poop to New Zealand!

Connections - Episode 1

November 5th, 2018


In this episode of Shabam Connections, we take you on a journey of tangents and non-sequiturs (actually that's what every episode of Connections is, since that's kind of the point). It's like 6 degrees of Kevin Bacon …

Bonus 2 - School's Out! But This Episode Will Make You Love Homework

May 25th, 2018


So, schools out and summer is here and no doubt there are a lot of listeners who are excited that they’re not sitting in a classroom or doing …

S1:E10 - Part 2 - The Truth About The End

February 26th, 2018


The last piece of the puzzle falls into place as Nadine searches for answers. In this episode you’ll get more tips on how to hunt for monsters and seek out the truth. We turn our attention to the skies above Chicago and …

S1:E10 - Part 1 - The Truth About The End

February 26th, 2018


The kids finally arrive at Vandenberg but the journey’s not over. In this episode we’ll show you how to sort out fake truths from real fakes, and “truthier trues” from less “truthier trues” (to start, stop using the …

S1:E9 - Part 2 - Killing Zombies

August 14th, 2017


The kids run into a problem. We explore the physiology of the zombie body.

S1:E9 - Part 1 - Killing Zombies

August 14th, 2017


The kids continue their journey. We explore the zombie brain.

S1:E8 - Part 2 - On The Road

March 31st, 2017


The bike journey continues. We explore navigation.

S1:E8 - Part 1 - On The Road

March 31st, 2017


The kids begin their journey to Vandenberg on bikes. We find out about transportation.

S1:E7 - Starving Time

November 16th, 2016


The kids decide to hit the road in search of food and safety. We find out how crazy our food supply is.

S1:E6 - Drying Out

August 26th, 2016


The kids lose water. We find out why water is the key to survival.

S1:E5 - Going Dark

June 30th, 2016


The kids are without power. We find out why we need electricity.

S1:E4 - Getting The Message

May 16th, 2016


The Nox Virus spreads. We find out how much we rely on digital communication. 

S1:E3 - The Epidemic

April 5th, 2016


The Nox Virus gets released. We find out how an epidemic starts.

S1:E2 - The Pathogen

March 1st, 2016


If you like having a brain but don't really care about having skin, please listen to this episode.

S1:E1 - Brain Traps

March 1st, 2016


Your brain is a wonderfully complex piece of organic equipment that's supposed to tell you the truth about the world around you.

Season 1 Teaser

February 22nd, 2016


We’ll follow three kids separated from their families during a zombie apocalypse. Throughout the journey, hosts and creators Josh Kurz, Wendy …

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