Tuesday March 9, 2021 – 6:33 p.m.
Sophie Frankenmolen gives a six-part ode to unexpected and accidental moments in science. You can know Sophie from NOSop3, RAMBAM and the University of the Netherlands.
What do LSD, Viagra, penicillin, microwave, and post-it have in common? It was the bycatch of science that changed the world forever. In the new 3FM podcast, Sophie Frankenmolen searches for stories about coincidence in science.
What are the funniest and most exciting stories about bycatch today? This six-part narrative series is an ode to the unexpected, talented crusaders and bizarre coincidences. How the best things cannot be planned, like in life. This podcast shows that success isn’t always achievable. For example, sometimes coincidence happens when you least expect it.
Sophie Frankenmolen: “Science experiments and above all fails very often. But sometimes you have an unexpected bite. The researcher pulls his scientific dip net, bends down and there he is! In his accidental glory: bycatch! In this podcast I speak every week . A scientist who had an unexpected bite. “
She continues: “So you hear the story of the absurd discovery of a chemist and a rock star who made a discovery that changed the world, of an archaeologist who accidentally changed the history books forever. , and many more stories. “
Listen to the podcast below or check it out through your favorite podcast app.