Drunk Science Presents: Primates

Funny people, smart people, a theme (PRIMATES) and lots of drinks create the foundation for this recurring show of wit and wisdom.

Watch as three intoxicated comedians compete to present the best scientific dissertation to a panel of real scientists.


Eva Victor

Taylor Ortega

Tim Platt

with guest scientist Dr. Jenna Lawrence

Dr. Jenna Lawrence is a behavioral ecologist and conservation biologist. Her research has focused on the reproductive strategies of titi monkeys in Amazonia. She teaches at Columbia University, New York University, and the American Museum of Natural History.

Drunk Science is a live show hosted by comedians Joanna Rothkopf (writer, Last Week Tonight), Shannon Odell (neuroscience PhD candidate at Weill Cornell) and Jordan Mendoza (Comedy Central)