Brandon Baker

Brandon Baker

Brandon Baker is a graduate of Temple University's Lew Klein College of Media and Communication and native of Waynesboro, Pennsylvania. When he's not burying himself in geek culture or re-binging all six seasons of "The West Wing," you can catch him hobnobbing with a Manhattan -- up, extra bitters -- in hand.

November 22, 2017

Food

What are the origins of the deviled egg?

Food historian Megan Elias details the cultural history of the deviled egg.

November 15, 2017

Psychology

Does sports betting hurt traditional 'fandom?'

A professor of sports management explains.

November 8, 2017

Wellness

Am I harming my airways by running outside in the cold?

On whether breathing cold air during a run does damage to your lungs or airways.

November 1, 2017

Science

Why are wildfires concentrated in the west?

A Drexel University Pine Barrens environmental researcher explains.

October 25, 2017

Wellness

Why do hangovers get worse with age?

A Jefferson Health doctor explains what causes hangovers to get worse with age--and teases out a theory on why some alcohols cause worse hangovers than others.

October 18, 2017

Business

Do you annoy your customers by posting too much?

A Temple University Fox School of Business study looks at unfollow trends to explore social media's effect on sales growth.

October 11, 2017

Technology

Why are file sizes only getting bigger, not smaller?

A Drexel University College of Computing and Informatics professor talks data storage solutions.

October 4, 2017

Food

Are some apple varieties better for you than others?

A Jefferson Health dietician explains whether there's a difference between Red Delicious, Golden Delicious and other varieties.

September 27, 2017

Technology

What's the difference between .com, .net and others?

Drexel's Gaurav Naik explains internet domains and subdomains.

September 20, 2017

Food

What is a locavore?

Drexel University professor of food science talks local diets.

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