Aug. 22, 2021

The joy of sweat w/ Sarah Everts & Jamie Allerton


This is a downright hilarious and often surprising chat about sweat. That's right smelly, wet, sweat. We discuss why it happens, why it sucks, some of the weird (and occasionally scary) things it can do and some of the amazing things it can tell us.

Expert guest: 
Sarah Everts is an award-winning science journalist and speaker from Ottawa, Canada. Her most recent project is the taboo-busting romp through the shame, stink and science of sweat in her new book 'The Joy of Sweat: The Strange Science of Perspiration'. You can learn more about her work and the book at http://saraheverts.com/

Comedy guest:
One of the funniest men around town, Jamie Allerton's career creds include. 
2016 Liverpool Echo New Comedian Finalist 
2017 So You Think You're Funny semi-Finalist 
2018 Max Turner Finalist 
“Where the other stand up sets held the stage, he owned it. A flurry of energy with a clever routine” – Broadway Baby 

Jamie is now 1/4 of WTD Comedy, focusing on comedy events around the country, including regular live comedy at The Stags Head in Hoxton. You can learn more about what he's up to on Instagram at @allertonjamie