Ep 405: On dragons, fire, and breathing

Ep 405: On dragons, fire, and breathing

On dragons, fire, and breathing For our last question on DND and fantasy fiction, could any animal ever be able to actually breathe fire? Join us on patreon.com/thelabwithbrad for extra special extra stuff!

Ep 404: Ouch!

Ep 404: Ouch!

Ouch! 13 types of damage in dungeons and dragons, let’s see how many of them we can find amongst actual living creatures. Join us on patreon.com/thelabwithbrad for extra special extra stuff!

Ep 403: To see in the dark

Ep 403: To see in the dark

To see in the dark In fantasy novels and roll playing games, some characters can see in the dark. What about in real life? Join us on patreon.com/thelabwithbrad for extra special extra stuff!

Ep 402: Whose mind is it anyway?

Ep 402: Whose mind is it anyway?

Whose mind is it anyway? Fantasy fiction and DND have charm spells and other ways to control one’s mind. We take a look at examples of mind control from nature. Join us on patreon.com/thelabwithbrad for extra special extra stuff!

Ep 401: Healing, magic, and science

Ep 401: Healing, magic, and science

Healing, magic, and science For our first episode on the science behind dnd and popular fantasy tropes, we search for healing magic in our actual factual world. Join us on patreon.com/thelabwithbrad for extra special extra stuff!

Ep 400: Things get dicey

Ep 400: Things get dicey

Things get dicey We celebrate our 400th episode with the math behind rolling at advantage and disadvantage in D and D. Join us on patreon.com/thelabwithbrad for extra special extra stuff!

Ep 399: Of birds and binary

Ep 399: Of birds and binary

Of birds and binary We examine the game of chicken, also called hawks and doves, plus a bit on bits and binary. Join us on patreon.com/thelabwithbrad for extra special extra stuff! Check out our latest attempt at Episode One. Take 151 of Episode One: How many chickens does it take to…?

Ep398: Phil plays anyway

Ep398: Phil plays anyway

Phil plays anyway This week, we hurt Phil’s brain with the game multi-heap nim. Join us on patreon.com/thelabwithbrad for extra special extra stuff!

Ep 397: Patrick plays anyway

Ep 397: Patrick plays anyway

Patrick plays anyway We take a quick look at combinatorial game theory by playing a nice simple game. Join us on patreon.com/thelabwithbrad for extra special extra stuff! Check out our latest attempt at Episode One. Take 149 of Episode One: Games, movies, and camel spiders

Ep 396: The unfortunate affair of the sacred chicken

Ep 396: The unfortunate affair of the sacred chicken

The unfortunate affair of the sacred chicken We get some backstory for Twibble and Fidget, as we examine the prisoners’ dilemma. Join us on patreon.com/thelabwithbrad for extra special extra stuff!