Science Friday

A Science, Medicine and News podcast featuring Ira Flatow
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Brain fun for curious people.

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Last week, researchers announced they’d found the remains of a new species of ancient human on the island of Luzon in the Philippines. It was just a few teeth and bones from toes and hands, but they appeared to have a strange mix of ancient and mod…
Last week, President Trump announced a new initiative to push forward the implementation of 5G, the next generation of wireless connectivity for smartphones and other devices. How is this faster speed possible, and how quickly will it become access…
To find out what was happening to astronauts over longer periods of space flight, NASA put together a 10-team study of twin astronauts Scott and Mark Kelly. Scott spent a year on International Space Station, while his brother Mark lived a relativel…

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johnd reviewed this podcast on Jun 12th, 2017
"This is a great podcast end to end. The episodes are a manageable length, the structure of the podcast is well defined and entertaining ("good thing, bad thing" is my favorite segment), and the content is very technical. I would highly recommend this podcast. "

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Dec 2nd, 2016
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Apr 19th, 2019
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