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Popular Science Radio
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POPULAR SCIENCE RADIO brings you all the newest discoveries and emerging technologies, cutting-edge innovations in science and technology each week. Presented in an interactive, entertaining and easy to understand forum with host, Alan Taylor.
 
Hosted by Popular Science associate editor Breanna Draxler and former assistant editor Lindsey Kratochwill, Futuropolis is a new podcast about everyday life in the future. We’ve always wondered what it will be like to grab dinner on Mars, pilot a flying car, or walk a robot dog. So to find out, we talk to the scientists, engineers, and innovators who are shaping the world of tomorrow. Plus we dig into Popular Science’s archives to revisit past predictions.
 
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Join the PopSci tech team and guests as we discuss the most important tech news of the week, and share a few laughs along the way.
 
Monthly podcast from Chemistry World, the magazine of the Royal Society of Chemistry.
 
Join us to discuss the latest in popular science books. We interview authors and dissect the issues raised by each book. It's a book review with a difference.
 
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Producers of the most popular science programme on #Spreaker and #Veetle
 
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Science Times
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Want to know more about black holes? Or progress in the cure for cancer? Learn about the latest news and trends in science, medicine and the environment from the reporters and editors of the popular Science Times section of The New York Times. David Corcoran is your host.
 
Producers of the most popular science programme on #Spreaker and #Veetle
 
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English Programme
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Producers of the most popular science programme on #Spreaker and #Veetle
 
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Producers of the most popular science programme on #Spreaker and #Veetle
 
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Meet Associate Professor Thore Husfeldt from IT University as host while he talks to other researchers about the fundations of IT. The podcast is a popular science program about foundational issues of IT hosted at IT University of Copenhagen.
 
Producers of the most popular science programme on #Spreaker and #Veetle
 
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BookLab
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From neurons to nanotech and from quarks to the cosmos, BookLab is the podcast that puts science books under the microscope! Join hosts Dan Falk and Amanda Gefter for a look at the latest in popular science writing: what’s new, what’s hot, and what you ought to be reading right now.
 
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Meet Associate Professor Thore Husfeldt from IT University as host while he talks to other researchers about the fundations of IT. The podcast is a popular science program about foundational issues of IT hosted at IT University of Copenhagen.
 
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Meet Associate Professor Thore Husfeldt from IT University as host while he talks to other researchers about the fundations of IT. The podcast is a popular science program about foundational issues of IT hosted at IT University of Copenhagen.
 
One dark and stormy night, a stranger arrives in West Sussex at a village inn. He is heavily clad in an overcoat and his face is wrapped in bandages. He takes a room at the inn, but refuses to socialize with anyone. He stays cooped up in his room all day and night, working with strange chemicals and apparatus. Suddenly, strange events begin to happen in the village. Mysterious burglaries and fires break out, culminating in a destructive rampage across the peaceful countryside. The stranger i ...
 
Astrobiology Magazine is a NASA-sponsored online popular science magazine. Our stories profile the latest and most exciting news across the wide and interdisciplinary field of astrobiology — the study of life in the universe. In addition to original content, Astrobiology Magazine also runs content from non-NASA sources in order to provide our readers with a broad knowledge of developments in astrobiology, and from institutions both nationally and internationally. Publication of press-release ...
 
A Star Trek rewatch podcast, with occasional larger-scale discussions about the popular science fiction show. We will cover every episode, film, and more from 1966 to the present day. Yes, we know that will take many years. Hosted by a rotating group with varied backgrounds, join us as we go on a journey... A universe journey.
 
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Experimental
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Podcasting on popular science topics, Experimental brings you regular, short reports on new science.NEW PODCASTS MOST TUESDAYS!Are you a Science Communicator? Want to podcast with us? Here’s how:Instructions to Podcast with Experimental
 
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Writing & Money
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I'm Nicole Dieker. I've been a full-time freelance writer since 2012, and I published my first novel, The Biographies of Ordinary People, in 2017. You might be familiar with my work at The Billfold, The Write Life, or Lifehacker. I've also written for Reviews.com, Popular Science, Wing World Magazine, and more. (So many more.)I know a lot about earning money as a writer. I earned over $87,000 from my writing in 2016—that's gross, so I didn't get to keep all of it, but we'll talk about taxes ...
 
Is there intelligent life on Mars? Why are there starless gaps in the Milky Way? What creates the Aurora Borealis or the Northern Lights? These and more are the interesting questions that are asked and sought to be answered in the 1909 book, Curiosities of the Sky by Garrett P. Serviss. Garrett Putnam Serviss was an American astronomer and popular sci-fi writer. He believed that science should be understood and enjoyed by everyone, not just by scientists. Though he was trained as a lawyer, h ...
 
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Dr. Heckle
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Dr Heckle is a science communication/ comedy podcast produced by The OAM Network in Memphis, TN, that is designed at teaching a guest of note the details of a complex scientific paper in a 30-35 minute episode. Hosted by a scientist from University College London, England, the aim is to take the guest and audience further down the rabbit hole of a particular subject than conventional popular science shows. No prior knowledge of science is required by the guest, the challenge lies in the adap ...
 
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Science Restaurants could save a lot of dough by letting sick employees stay home A single outbreak of norovirusor any foodborne illnesscan cost quite a lot.
 
Animals Frog skin secretions offer the first ray of hope in a deadly fungal epidemic A few amphibians in Panama are suddenly showing signs of resistance.
 
Technology DJI's commercial drones can now carry more sensors into dangerous situations The Payload SDK allows tech companies to make gadgets that integrate into DJI's drones.
 
Popular Science Blogs Nexus Media News One day your sweaty workout clothes could power electronic devices Scientists have developed a fabric that generates electricity when stretchedand works better wet.
 
Science Some of your favorite products have absurd medicinal histories When men were men and sodas were cocaine-laced nerve tonics.
 
Science The ultimate guide to hitting a home run Let's nerd out about the physics of hitting a baseball as hard as you possibly can.
 
Do voice interfaces encourage sexism? Welcome to Law Zero: a podcast about the implications (intended or otherwise) of emerging technology.In honor of International Women’s Day, this week’s episode is about some of the women we have the most frequent contact with: our voice assistants. This show will cover everything from the difference between ...…
 
Harvard cognitive psychologist, linguist and popular science author Steven Pinker (The Language Instinct, The Blank Slate, The Better Angels of Our Nature) gave his very first public talk about his new book, Enlightenment Now, at FFRF's 40th annual convention in Madison, Wisconsin. His optimistic talk is replayed in full on this week's show whi ...…
 
Listen to this audiobook free with a 30-day trial. Go to http://hotaudiobook.com/free Title: AntarcticaSubtitle: An Intimate Portrait of the World's Most Myserious ContinentAuthor: Gabrielle WalkerNarrator: Bernadette DunneFormat: UnabridgedLength: 12 hrs and 8 minsLanguage: EnglishRelease date: 03-05-13Publisher: Audible Studios for Bloomsbury ...…
 
Science You can thank the Madden-Julian Oscillation for this wild winter Swings in temperature are what the MJO does best.
 
Science People used to drill holes in their skulls, and we're still not sure why Myths about migraines have been greatly exaggerated.
 
‘If you are a hard-core environmentalist, be a hard-core industrialist. Figure out technology that can outcompete the things that are making the environment bad, and then you can move at scale.’ Mark Herrema is the Co-Founder and CEO of Newlight Technologies, an advanced biotechnology company using carbon capture to produce high-performance pol ...…
 
Is your phone the first thing you reach for in the morning and the last thing you touch before bed? (YES!) Do you frequently pick it up “just to check,” only to look up forty-five minutes later wondering where the time has gone? (Uh, yes!) Do you say you want to spend less time on your phone—but have no idea how to do so without giving it up co ...…
 
​My guest this week is Becky Ferreira. Becky is a Canadian writer based in New York. She is a regular contributor to Motherboard/VICE, and has also written for Wired, Popular Science, New Scientist, Bike Radar, and Sparknotes, among other publications. She has also appeared on the Science Channel series NASA's Unexplained Files. In this episode ...…
 
Listen to this audiobook free with a 30-day trial. Go to http://hotaudiobook.com/free Title: A Fortunate UniverseSubtitle: Life in a Finely Tuned CosmosAuthor: Geraint F. Lewis, Luke A. BarnesNarrator: Luke A. Barnes, Geraint F. LewisFormat: UnabridgedLength: 10 hrs and 13 minsLanguage: EnglishRelease date: 01-19-18Publisher: Author's RepublicR ...…
 
For the debut episode of our new hour-long Blue Dot format, Dave talks to David Alvarado and Jason Sussberg, the filmmakers behind Bill Nye: Science Guy . The film ambitiously follows Nye over the course of a year as he debates creationist Ken Ham and takes on climate change denier Joe Bastardi. The film takes us on a journey from the persona t ...…
 
Amanda and Jenn discuss Hallmark movie read-alikes, gift recommendations, kids' London reads, and more in this week's episode of Get Booked. This episode is sponsored by Libby and Bookaxe. Questions 1. Hello Book Riot goddesses! We're getting dangerously close to the holiday season, which is why it hit me I have less than two months to finish t ...…
 
December 10, 2017 Ezekiel 37:1-14 Jordan Clegg I love science fiction. It is easily my favorite genre of both literature and film. Some of my best and oldest friendships are rooted in a mutual love of Star Wars and other nerdy things like that. I believe that the best science fiction has a way of being prophetic showing us possible futures or r ...…
 
December 10, 2017 Ezekiel 37:1-14 Jordan Clegg I love science fiction. It is easily my favorite genre of both literature and film. Some of my best and oldest friendships are rooted in a mutual love of Star Wars and other nerdy things like that. I believe that the best science fiction has a way of being prophetic showing us possible futures or r ...…
 
Listen to this audiobook free with a 30-day trial. Go to http://hotaudiobook.com/free Title: Summary, Analysis, and Review of Kathryn Miles' QuakelandSubtitle: On the Road to America's Next Devastating EarthquakeAuthor: Start Publishing NotesNarrator: Michael GilboeFormat: UnabridgedLength: 27 minsLanguage: EnglishRelease date: 12-12-17Publishe ...…
 
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