Tag: Biology

  • Savants

    This week on "Learn Me Something," Aaron and Rich delve into savants. What Makes an autistic person a savant? A savant is a person who is diagnosable with savant syndrome— a condition once referred to by the outdated term "idiot savant."

  • The Great Wild Indoors

    This week on "Learn Me Something," Rich is missing in action, but Aaron and producer Alex Knight are here to talk about indoor biomes, an area that few biologists have studied.

  • What Is Sleep?

    How does science define sleep and what are all of the components that make it up? Why are some people unable to get regular restful sleep? Listen to the latest episode to understand the science.