Roboism is a fortnightly show mostly about robots. We care about how robots, artificial intelligence, and machine learning are affecting our culture. Come explore the humanity behind the bots that are quickly becoming a part of every day life.

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Latest Episodes

#9: A Cushier Butt, with Maria Ranahan of the Science Ambassador Scholarship

November 1st, 2017 · 25 minutes

This week, Alex and Savannah talk to guest Maria Ranahan of Cards Against Humanity about the women's Science Ambassador Scholarship.

#8: The Maroon 5 of Robots

September 14th, 2017 · 43 minutes

This week, Alex and Savannah discuss robots in the news, corporate bionic implants, and the downfall of Charles Entertainment Cheese.

#7: Fart Button

August 17th, 2017 · 33 minutes

This week, Alex and Savannah try not to make this episode a total bummer.

#6: An Expensive Fidget Spinner

August 3rd, 2017 · 33 minutes

This week, Alex introduces Savannah to a new robot friend after mourning the loss of a glorified Roomba.

#5: The Stupidest Smart TV

July 11th, 2017 · 40 minutes

This week, Alex and Savannah try out therapy chat bots and discuss our theoretic volcanic emotions. Also: Smart TVs.

#4: A Single Piece of Toast

June 27th, 2017 · 31 minutes

This week, Alex and Savannah talk about the ethical implications of creating the perfect piece of toast.

#3: You Have to Be Invited In

June 16th, 2017 · 40 minutes

Alex lets Savannah know about all the boring Apple news from WWDC.

#2: The Bees Are Getting Angrier

May 30th, 2017 · 26 minutes

This week, Savannah and Alex play with drones.

#1: A Beautiful Smoosh Bot

May 15th, 2017 · 26 minutes

This week, Savannah and Alex introduce themselves and talk about their newest robot obsessions.