Minnesota’s Morning Podcast

Up and at ’Em

Minnesota’s Morning Podcast


Mike Carpenter‚ Ph.D.

  • Up and at ’Em

    Episode 683

    Dimensions of a Graham Cracker

    Minneapolis may outlaw drive-through windows.

    Guest: Mike Carpenter‚ Ph.D.

    Wed May 15 2019Wednesday, May 15, 2019

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    Episode 679

    Foot-Long Thermometers

    Everything you ever wanted to know about the toxic protein ricin

    Guests: Frank Pafko and Mike Carpenter‚ Ph.D.

    Thu May 9 2019Thursday, May 9, 2019

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    Episode 673

    Big Emotions

    The Minnesota school district trying something new for student’s mental health

    Guests: Kate Hulse, Sandra Lewandowski, and Mike Carpenter‚ Ph.D.

    Wed May 1 2019Wednesday, May 1, 2019

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    Episode 670

    Heiß und Kalt

    Black bears, highway spiders, and bubble diseases.

    Guest: Mike Carpenter‚ Ph.D.

    Fri Apr 26 2019Friday, April 26, 2019

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    Episode 659

    Safe Thingy

    Ben reports a pothole to the city of Minneapolis.

    Guest: Mike Carpenter‚ Ph.D.

    Wed Apr 10 2019Wednesday, April 10, 2019

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    Episode 649

    Tired and Full of Bourbon

    Guest: Mike Carpenter‚ Ph.D.

    Wed Mar 27 2019Wednesday, March 27, 2019

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    Episode 636

    Less-Than-Lethal Weapon III

    Congress passes bad-things-are-bad resolution.

    Guest: Mike Carpenter‚ Ph.D.

    Fri Mar 8 2019Friday, March 8, 2019

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    Episode 624

    Stop Calling Him Governor Dayton

    Breaking down Governor Walz’ $49.5B budget proposal.

    Guests: John Spry‚ Ph.D. and Mike Carpenter‚ Ph.D.

    Wed Feb 20 2019Wednesday, February 20, 2019

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    Episode 618

    The Classiest Guy at Arby’s

    Amy Klobuchar pledges to fight everyday Americans

    Guests: Michelle Benson, John Spry‚ Ph.D., and Mike Carpenter‚ Ph.D.

    Tue Feb 12 2019Tuesday, February 12, 2019

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    Episode 596

    How to Electrocute Shrimp

    Tru Shrimp finds itself back in the news.

    Guest: Mike Carpenter‚ Ph.D.

    Fri Jan 11 2019Friday, January 11, 2019

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    Episode 585

    Chemical Doorknobs

    China and CRISPR babies.

    Guests: Brad Carlson and Mike Carpenter‚ Ph.D.

    Thu Dec 13 2018Thursday, December 13, 2018

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    Episode 559

    Doin’ the Moose Thing Now

    When Ben‘s away, the “Cat” will play.

    Guests: Brad Johnson, Jeff Johnson, and Mike Carpenter‚ Ph.D.

    Mon Nov 5 2018Monday, November 5, 2018