12: Getting drunk, getting full, and attracting mosquitos

This week we learn about getting drunk on diet soda, getting full on imaginary food, and attracting mosquitos with your genes.

Hosts: 

Jaime Devine

Jaime K Devine has a Ph.D. in Neuroscience from Brandeis University. Her research focuses on how human behavior interacts with biological functioning, particularly between sleep and the endocrine system. When she is not doing science, Jaime enjoys wrestling, wife carrying and acting in horror movies.

Kevin Neibert

Kevin graduated from McGill with a PhD in Pharmacology and Therapeutics, specializing in Nanotechnology. In his spare time he reads & writes about science in society. He also works with video game developers as a science media consultant at Thwacke! to help to make games smarter.

Lindsey Ogston

Lindsey graduated from the University of Toronto with a Master of Science in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology and from Simon Fraser University with an undergraduate in Biology. She enjoys crafting, craft beer and Kraftwerk.

Cameron Spencer

Cameron is a designer and web developer. He is the founder of Lab 43.