The AlmaMAC 171: Human Rights-Based Policy with Rida and Sawayra (170 next week)

LISTEN Hello everyone, and welcome to this week’s episode of the AlmaMAC. I’m Adam and I am your producer this week. This week’s episode is a very special one. For one thing, it’s the triumphant return of Sawayra Owais as host of the AlmaMAC. For another, she speaks to a guest who studies some very important, very timely issues. I’d probably label them as crises really. Rida is a Masters student at McMaster university. This week Sawayra talks to her about her research which includes assessing science policy decisions from a human rights perspective. For example: stay at home restrictions … Continue reading The AlmaMAC 171: Human Rights-Based Policy with Rida and Sawayra (170 next week)

The AlmaMAC Episode 167: Science Sucks podcast visits The AlmaMAC (the second half)

LISTEN Captioning available on YouTube The Science Sucks x AlmaMAC collab we’ve all been waiting for! Ive Velikova is a Science Communicator who did her undergrad at McMaster, started the Science Sucks radio show, and is juuuuust completing Canada’s only … Continue reading The AlmaMAC Episode 167: Science Sucks podcast visits The AlmaMAC (the second half)

The AlmaMAC Episode 166: Wine, Whiskey, Coffee, Beer, and the Maillard reaction w/ Hannah Charnock

WATCH // LISTEN The Maillard reaction what makes a lot of foods taste great. When sugars and proteins are heated, they created a cascade of delicious molecules that make toasted bread so nice, seared steaks so satisfying, and coffee drinkable. … Continue reading The AlmaMAC Episode 166: Wine, Whiskey, Coffee, Beer, and the Maillard reaction w/ Hannah Charnock