Psycomedia Episode 99 and a Red Luftballon – Frankenpodcast American Style

Psycomedia Episode 99 and a Red Luftballon – Frankenpodcast American Style


  • Bensafi, M., Brown, W. M., Khan, R., Levenson, B., & Sobel, N. (2004). Sniffing human sex-steroid derived compounds modulates mood, memory and autonomic nervous system function in specific behavioral contexts. Behavioural brain research, 152(1), 11-22.
  • Gerbasi, K. C., Paolone, N., Higner, J., Scaletta, L. L., Bernstein, P. L., Conway, S., & Privitera, A. (2008). Furries from A to Z (Anthropomorphism to Zoomorphism). Society and Animals, 16(3), 197-222.
  • Jung, K., Shavitt, S., Viswanathan, M., & Hilbe, J. M. (2014). Female hurricanes are deadlier than male hurricanes. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 201402786.
  • Probyn-Rapsey, F. (2011). Furries and the Limits of Species Identity Disorder: A Response to Gerbasi et al. Society and Animals, 19(3), 294-301.


Tim and Ben’s Star Wars Storytime

Tim and Max Learnt Everything They Know About Life From Popular Culture

Irrelevant Design

Psycomedia Non-Musical Singalong Blog

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Psycomedia Episode 6 – Frankenpodcast

Psycomedia Episode 6 – Frankenpodcast

RIP Ben’s Skype connection, 9/9/2011 – 14/10/2011
‘The last enemy to be destroyed is poor broadband’

The following are pictures of Tim constructing this podcast:

The studies involved were:

Romantic Mood Induction and Attraction to a Dissimilar Other : Is Love Blind? Joel A. Gold, Richard M. Ryckman and Norman R. Mosley. Pers Soc Psychol Bull 1984 10: 358

Love at First Fright: Partner Salience Moderates Roller-Coaster-Induced Excitation Transfer. Cindy M. Meston, Ph.D. and Penny F. Frohlich, M.A. Archives of Sexual Behavior, Vol. 32, No. 6, December 2003, pp. 537–544

Inking in Aplysia californica. I. Neural Circuit of an All-or-None Behavioral Response. THOMAS J. CAREW AND ERIC R. KANDEL, JOURNAL OF NEUROPHYSIOLOGY, Vol. 40, No. 3, May 1977.

A Simple Aplysia-Like Spiking Neural Network to Generate Adaptive Behavior in Autonomous Robots. Fady Alnajjar and Kazuyuki Murase. Adaptive Behavior 2008 16: 306

He throws like a girl (but only when he’s sad): Emotion affects sex-decoding of biological motion displays. Kerri L. Johnson,  Lawrie S. McKay, Frank E. Pollick. Cognition 119 (2011) 265–280