Best science podcasts we could find (Updated October 2017)
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Science Friday
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Covering everything about science and technology -- from the outer reaches of space to the tiniest microbes in our bodies -- Science Friday is your source for entertaining and educational stories and activities. Each week, host Ira Flatow interviews scientists and inventors like Sylvia Earle, Elon Musk, Neil deGrasse Tyson, and more.
 
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Science Vs
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There are a lot of fads, blogs and strong opinions, but then there’s SCIENCE. Science Vs is the show from Gimlet Media that finds out what’s fact, what’s not, and what’s somewhere in between. We do the hard work of sifting through all the science so you don't have to. This season we tackle immigration, climate change, true love and artificial sweeteners.
 
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The Science Hour
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Science news and highlights of the week
 
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Science Vs
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Science journalist Wendy Zukerman dissects the latest fad framing itself as scientific fact, wading through the mass of information so you don't have to.
 
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BBC Inside Science
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Dr Adam Rutherford and guests illuminate the mysteries and challenge the controversies behind the science that's changing our world.
 
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Science Podcast
Daily+
 
This podcast is closing. We really love having you listen to RN but we need to let you know that we’ll be closing our subject based podcasts (don’t worry—we aren’t cancelling any shows). To keep hearing stories and interviews from RN, search for your favourite shows in the ABC Radio App or subscribe in your preferred podcasting app. If you’re looking for something new to wrap your ears around, visit the RN website where there’s plenty for you to discover.
 
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Science Magazine Podcast
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Weekly podcasts from Science Magazine, the world's leading journal of original scientific research, global news, and commentary.
 
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Science : NPR
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The latest health and science news. Updates on medicine, healthy living, nutrition, drugs, diet, and advances in science and technology. Subscribe to the Health & Science podcast.
 
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Diet Science
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Diet Science is a fun 7 to 8 minute weekly program with insights and straight scoops on today's health and diet issues from Dee McCaffrey, CDC. Dee is an Organic Chemist who lost 100 pounds, nearly half her body weight, and has kept it off for 20 years by staying away from processed foods. She's the author of The Science of Skinny, released by Perseus June 2012, and The Science of Skinny Cookbook, which was released December 2014.
 
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Probably Science
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Three professional comedians and incompetent scientists take you through this week in science. Incompetently. Featuring Matt Kirshen, Andy Wood, Jesse Case and a rotating cast of special guests.
 
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Shredded by Science Radio
Weekly
 
SBS Radio - Fitness that takes itself (not so) seriously. We interview awesome people, geek out over science, and tackle real-world fitness issues with our... "unique" sense of humour. Warning - please do not listen whilst operating heavy machinery or if you have anything electronic in front of you that could be damaged by you laugh-snorting your protein shake over it.
 
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This Week in Science – The Kickass Science Podcast
 
The kickass science and technology radio show that delivers an irreverent look at the week in science and technology.
 
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The Guardian's Science Weekly
Weekly
 
The award winning Science Weekly is the best place to learn about the big discoveries and debates in biology, chemistry, physics, and sometimes even maths. From the Guardian science desk Ian Sample, Hannah Devlin & Nicola Davis meet the great thinkers and doers in science and technology. Science has never sounded so good! We'd love to hear what you think, so get in touch via @guardianaudio or podcasts@theguardian.com
 
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Science in Action
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The BBC brings you all the week's science news.
 
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5 live Science Podcast
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5 live's science podcast, featuring Dr Karl, plus Dr Chris and Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney with the hottest science news stories and analysis.
 
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Science
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Science news
 
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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.
 
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Physics World Science Podcast
 
Editors from Physics World magazine and its sister website physicsworld.com talk to leading scientists and science commentators about cutting-edge physics research, science education and the cultural and political issues shaping the international scientific community.
 
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Social Science Bites
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Social Science Bites is a podcast series interviewing major figures in social science, made in association with SAGE
 
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WIRED Science – Spoken Edition
 
Get in-depth science coverage at WIRED including news, the latest research and discoveries and how technology is shaping the world of science. A SpokenEdition transforms written content into human-read audio you can listen to anywhere. It's perfect for times when you can't read - while driving, at the gym, doing chores, etc. Find more at www.spokenedition.com
 
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60-Second Science
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Leading science journalists provide a daily minute commentary on some of the most interesting developments in the world of science. For a full-length, weekly podcast you can subscribe to Science Talk: The Podcast of Scientific American . To view all of our archived podcasts please go to www.scientificamerican.com/podcast
 
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In Our Time: Science
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Scientific principles, theory, and the role of key figures in the advancement of science.
 
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Big Picture Science
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Big Picture Science weaves together a universe of big ideas – from robots to memory to antimatter to dinosaurs. Tune in and make contact with science. We broadcast and podcast every week. bigpicturescience.org
 
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Science Pie (English) - Science Pie
 
Science Pie is a new independent podcast about physics, history, literature and engineering, exploring one fascinating topic per 15-minute episode. Manufactured in-house by Annika Brockschmidt and Dennis Schulz.
 
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Science Vs
Weekly
 
Are women’s and men’s brains different? Is porn changing the way we have sex? Is sugar really that bad? Everyone has an opinion, but then there’s Science.
 
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PNAS Science Sessions
Monthly
 
Listen to brief, 5-minute, nontechnical conversations with cutting-edge researchers, Academy members, and policy makers as they discuss topics relevant to today's scientific community. Learn the behind-the-scenes story of work published in PNAS, plus a broad range of scientific news about discoveries that affect the world around us.
 
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Science Fiction Film Podcast
Weekly
 
The Science Fiction Film Podcast is what you listen to if you are tired of the high-brow drivel that sounds like it comes right out of the film critic handbook. The hosts have a go at films with reckless abandon and routinely lay waste to your favorites while at the same time propping up some less-than-loved classics. They are off-beat, politically incorrect, and completely self-aware of their lack of expertise. At least they don't pretend. This is less criticism and more commentary and come ...
 
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New Books in Political Science
Weekly
 
Interviews with Political Scientists about their New Books
 
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Ask Science Mike
Monthly+
 
A weekly podcast where Mike McHargue answers questions about science, faith, and life.
 
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Fun Kids Science Weekly
Weekly
 
Uncovering the coolest things in science, from terrifying animals to gigantic planets. As well as interviews about the science stories making the news, we journey to the school in space - Deep Space High, catch up with the underwater adventurer Marina Ventura and Techno Mum tells us how everyday things work. It's the perfect science podcast for kids of all ages, from the UK for everyone! "Interesting whether you’re seven or 47" - The Guardian.If you like this, you can listen to Fun Kids on D ...
 
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Tumble Science Podcast for Kids
Monthly
 
Exploring stories of science discovery. Tumble is a science podcast created to be enjoyed by the entire family.Hosted & produced by Lindsay Patterson (science journalist) & Marshall Escamilla (teacher). Visit www.tumblepodcast.com for more information and educational content.
 
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Science Hour
Weekly
 
Science news and highlights of the week from BBC World Service.The Science Hour is a weekly digest of our science programmes Discovery, Click, Health Check and Science in Action.
 
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People Behind the Science Podcast - Stories from Scientists about Science, Life, Research, and Science Careers
 
Are you searching for stories to ignite your curiosity, teach you to perform better in life and career, inspire your mind, and make you laugh along the way? In this science podcast, Dr. Marie McNeely introduces you to the brilliant researchers behind the latest discoveries in science. Join us as they share their greatest failures, most staggering successes, candid career advice, and what drives them forward in life and science.
 
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A Moment of Science » Podcasts
 
You have questions and A Moment of Science has answers. Short science videos and audio science podcasts provide the scientific story behind some of life\'s most perplexing mysteries. There\'s no need to be blinded by science. Explore it, have fun with it, but most of all learn from it. A Moment of Science is a production of WFIU Public Media from Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana.
 
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Brains On! Science podcast for kids
 
Brains On!® is a science podcast for curious kids and adults from American Public Media. Co-hosted each week by kid scientists and reporters from public radio, we ask questions ranging from the science behind sneezing to how to translate the purr of cats, and go wherever the answers take us. @Brains_On
 
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Science Fiction Theater
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Science Fiction Theater presents the best of Scifi, horror,fantasy from early days radio. Each show will take you into the world of the unknown, a place that is as strange as the unknown can be, it is only limited by you imagination. Enter the fantasy world of Science Fiction.
 
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The Science Show - Full program podcast
 
RN's science flagship: your essential source of what's making news in the complex world of scientific research, scandal and discovery. The Science Show with Robyn Williams is one of the longest running programs on Australian radio. One single audio file of each program - good for continuous listening.
 
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Science... sort of
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Conversations about things that are science, things that are sort of science, and things that wish they were science. A member of the Brachiolope Media Network.
 
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The Science of Everything Podcast
 
In this podcast I discuss a variety of topics in both the natural and social sciences, exploring the many fascinating insights that the scientific method yields about the world around us.
 
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Science for the People
Weekly
 
Science for the People is a weekly syndicated radio show and podcast. We are a long-format interview show that explores the connections between science, popular culture, history, and public policy, to help listeners understand the evidence and arguments behind what's in the news and on the shelves. Every week, our hosts sit down with science researchers, writers, authors, journalists, and experts to discuss science from the past, the science that affects our lives today, and how science migh ...
 
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Science Update » Weekly Show
 
Quirky, entertaining and informative, the weekly Science Update Podcast bundles five of Science Update’s award-winning 60-second radio shows together with insightful commentary from one of our producers. Since 1988, Science Update has covered the latest discoveries in science, technology, and medicine and has answered listeners’ science questions. Phone your question in to our toll-free answer line, 1-800-WHY-ISIT (949-4748) or submit it via our website, scienceupdate.com. Science Update is ...
 
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KQED Science News
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KQED’s award-winning team of science reporters explores climate change, water, energy, toxics, biomedicine, digital health, astronomy and other topics that shape our lives in the San Francisco Bay Area. As a trusted news source, KQED Science tackles tough questions facing humanity in our time with thoughtful and engaging storytelling.
 
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Science and Creativity from Studio 360
 
Science and Creativity from Studio 360: the art of innovation. A sculpture unlocks a secret of cell structure, a tornado forms in a can, and a child's toy gets sent into orbit. Exploring science as a creative act since 2005. Produced by PRI and WNYC, and supported in part by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation.
 
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Science Elements
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Science Elements Podcasts
 
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TEDTalks Science and Medicine
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Some of the world's greatest scientists, doctors and medical researchers share their discoveries and visions onstage at the TED conference, TEDx events and partner events around the world. You can also download these and many other videos free on TED.com, with an interactive English transcript and subtitles in up to 80 languages. TED is a nonprofit devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading.
 
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Useful Science
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Science is useful, but its usefulness isn't always obvious. In this podcast we dive deep into scientific research to figure out how the science was done, what was discovered, and how you can use it to improve your life.
 
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Science News Flash
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A unique Christian perspective on headline-grabbing discoveries.
 
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Data Science at Home
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Mosaic Science Podcast
Weekly
 
The Mosaic Science Podcast - audio documentaries and audio versions of our weekly longread. Mosaic is a digital magazine that publishes compelling stories exploring the science of life. Produced by the Wellcome Trust. More at mosaicscience.com.
 
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The Science of Social Media
Weekly
 
The Science of Social Media is your weekly sandbox for social media stories, insights, experimentation, and inspiration. Every Monday (and sometimes more) we share the most cutting-edge social media marketing strategies from brands and influencers in every industry. If you're a social media team of one, business owner, marketer, or someone simply interested in social media marketing, you're sure to find something useful in each episode. It's our hope that you'll join our 11,000+ listeners ea ...
 
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On today's Inside #bcpoli Shane Woodford is joined by Global BC's Keith Baldrey and the Vancouver Sun's Vaughn Palmer to discuss the province invoking UNDRIP with fish farms, a ride sharing promise broken, and the first BC Liberals leadership debate. Later in the show University of the Fraser Valley political science professor Hamish Telford jo ...…
 
In this episode, Angie interview's complexity scientist, professor, and founding president of the New England Complex Systems Institute (NECSI), Yaneer Bar-Yam. Professor Bar-Yam shares the details of new research out of NECSI entitled, Preliminary Steps Toward a Universal Economic Dynamics for Monetary and Fiscal Policy. His research, which wa ...…
 
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Clock Shelves Entertainment Presents
 
GUESTS: Andrew Haywood, Arthur Cornforth, and Andy Cornforth In the premiere episode of season 2, host Paul welcomes back fan favorites and returning guests Andrew Haywood and Andy Cornforth while also being joined by yet another Cornforth brother, Arthur. It's yet another British invasion as the guys get together to discuss the beloved episode ...…
 
Dr. Zhana and Joe talk to a doctor who's been called "The Vagina Scientist." Dr. James Pfaus and his team published an article attempting to resolve the controversy surrounding clitoral versus vaginal orgasms and we break it down in this episode of "The Science of Sex."Also on the show, Zhana and Joe talk about the skyrocketing STI rates in sen ...…
 
We conclude the Election 2016 candidate interviews with our current representative in the NC House! Blackwell has served us in state government for the past eight years, and has fought for cool things like the loop trail around Lake James and the inclusion of the NC School of Science and Math in the latest bond initiative. We cover same topics ...…
 
The shadow minister for industry, innovation and science, Senator Kim Carr says Labor would have kept the car industry open. He also says neo liberalism has failed and a future Labor government will put taxpayers money into supporting manufacturing.
 
In this episode I talk with Pamela Windle, who introduces herself by talking about how she became so interested in got into working with women especially around perimenopause, menopause, and post menopause We go onto to discuss Hormones and how they affect womens lives At what age women start going into perimenopause and what affects our hormon ...…
 
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PodcastOne
 
Author, public speaker and rocket scientist Olympia LePoint talks about how she overcame several obstacles (including a major earthquake) to become the modern Hidden Figure of rocket science and STEM.By info@podcastone.com.
 
Alex from The Big Smoke discusses another hot topic with Rach, Jacq & Dene – How does science explain someones supposed psychic ability? Yale researches have actually found it is a brain quirk that results in the ability for some people to predict an event. Yet, there is a fine line between delusion and reality; and researchers believe it is si ...…
 
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Cinema Faith
 
Blade Runner is a classic. That’s undisputed. The 1982 film, directed by Ridley Scott, is a breathtaking blend of noir and science-fiction that offers us a glimpse of the future we desire and dread. Harrison Ford shines as Rick Deckard, a “Blade Runner” tasked with hunting down and killing a group of rogue replicants. Replicants are bio-enginee ...…
 
This one is our official 2017 Halloween special! CW shows are back and we couldn't resist impressions on the season openers. But the fun starts as we begin to dismantle a top 25 horror video games of all time list. Knowledge is dropped when it turns into an all out trivia challenge... and Adam brings it! Happy Halloween everyone! Our host says ...…
 
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WP Innovator - WordPress podcast for designers
 
Pricing projects is both rocket science and a difficult as rolling jelly up a hill! Lee and Pete share their experiences of pricing and projects in agency life. They unpack a range of thought processes about pricing including the controversial "essence of a true deal" concept. "The essence of a true deal is when neither party is truly satisfied ...…
 
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Zombie Take-Out: The b-movie and cult movie podcast
 
Scotto and Uncle John discuss an incredibly sad movie that was supposedly filmed guerrilla style at the happiest place on Earth. A film that's part horror, part science fiction, part fantasy and all nonsense. This week on Zombie Take-Out, from 2013, Escape From Tomorrow. Is it supposed to be a horror film? What was it trying to say? Did it need ...…
 
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Africa News Tonight - Voice of America
 
Africa News Tonight is a lively news magazine show featuring VOA correspondent reports, interviews with African officials, opposition leaders, NGOs and human rights activists. News feature stories look at science and technology, environmental issues, humanitarian topics, the African diaspora, business, arts and culture. Music and the popular sp ...…
 
A deft and searching exploration of genre theory through science fiction, and science fiction through genre theory, John Rieder‘s Science Fiction and the Mass Cultural Genre System (Wesleyan University Press, 2017) makes a significant contribution to the efforts to…
 
Dave Balzer and Pat Toner had the privilage of sitting down with Guy Royse at DogFoodCon 2017 in Columbus, Ohio. Guy works for Nexosis in Columbus, Ohio as a Developer Evangelist. Combining his decades of experience in building software with a history of sharing what he has learned, Guy goes out into developer communities and teaches others how ...…
 
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Africa News Tonight - Voice of America
 
Africa News Tonight is a lively news magazine show featuring VOA correspondent reports, interviews with African officials, opposition leaders, NGOs and human rights activists. News feature stories look at science and technology, environmental issues, humanitarian topics, the African diaspora, business, arts and culture.…
 
How many Hostess cupcakes fit into a Ford Focus hatchback? No, seriously. #BuckleYourSweetBelt #Hostess #cupcakes #Ford #cars #automakers #snacks #snackcakes #contests #winning #news #health #weightloss #math #calculations #odds #science #twinkies #chocolate
 
In this session I have the opportunity to chat with Anthony Jamal, Milwaukee native. Anthony is a relationship coach, coaching many man to successful relationships. He shares why he decided to move into the direction of being a relationship coach, trying to figure out the science behind women. Go tune in and let me know what you think? Do you f ...…
 
Guest: Prof Shaheed Hartley - Director of the Science Learning Centre for Africa at UWC.
 
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Stand Up For The Truth
 
The liberal, utopian mindset is an interesting thing. No matter the facts that might get in the way of their arguments, they charge forward convinced that they are the enlightened geniuses who have everything figured out. If for some reason stupid, backwards thinking conservatives would just get with the program and blindly follow them; then we ...…
 
Episode #11: Apollo Part 1. Recorded on 10.5.2017. The Science Knights have finished the legwork and get to move into the interesting and the specifics, so what do they choose? A two-part series on the historic Apollo missions! This week Josh, Adam, and Peter discuss the first few missions of Apollo, the records broke, and the tragedy of Apollo ...…
 
The first crop harvested from the International Space Station's garden was romaine lettuce.
 
A teacher at the Wagner Creek School, Willis J. Dean, believed children should be taught science, health and practical skills, but never religion. He was also a spiritualist. Dean taught at the school, located at present-day Talent, Ore., from 1884 until he retired.By raymond@jeffnet.org (rscully).
 
Reality check! Machine Learning and the world of artificial intelligence (AI) are no longer the stuff of science fiction. They’re here – now – and many businesses and industries are taking advantage.
 
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Java Crew Coffee Science 1
 
A man stopped a laptop theft at a coffee shop. A lieutenant was sat down but will not reveal the details.
 
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Java Crew Coffee Science 1
 
Research was performed As to why you can outperform others in a coffee shop
 
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Too Many Words
 
Too Many Words returns with the prolific Oli Jacobs! He is the author of several horror and science fiction novels. Oli gets into his latest horror novel Deep Down There. Jayme and Oli talk the brilliance of H.P. Lovecraft, leaning into voice, the power of walking away, and how every writer needs a dog.…
 
Jim Vicar The Right Stuff October 19, 2017 This week we give tips for new dads and talk about the Boy Scouts / Soy Scouts situation. Questions for the Mannerbund can be sent directly to us by emailing: askthemannerbund@thefatherland.mailclark.ai Host: Jim The Mannerbund: EP Bradan O’Fahey, Telecaster Joe, Ryan Nation of One Mobile Snake: Borzoi ...…
 
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Blacklisted Podcast
 
This is Blacklisted Cinema, where you are encouraged to talk during the movie. The movie this episode is Humanoids from the Deep, a 1980 American science fiction monster movie starring Doug McClure, Ann Turkel and Vic Morrow. Roger CormanScientific experiments backfire and produce horrific mutations: half man, half fish, which terrorize a small ...…
 
Dominique Bukasa is the CEO and founder of Bridgeline Academy which organizes educational events to encourage students from disadvantaged backgrounds to consider a career in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math (STEM). For Dominique, opening doors to STEM for disadvantaged children is a way to ensure that the economic prosperity brought on ...…
 
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Classics At Josey's Cafe
 
Bob brings us his favorite movie ¨THE FLY¨. Jose goes on a soap box about technology, while Nate fuels the fire, eventually roped back in thanks to Bob.Tune in as the guys talk about what may happens when science goes awry!Stay tuned!Liks us on facebook.com/classicsatjoseyscafecheck out the blunderbuss special on youtube!…
 
On this episode of 'Inbound & Down,' co-hosts Jon Sasala and Danielle Esposito continue their miniseries discussion about key takeaways from inbound marketing and sales platform HubSpot's 'Inbound 2017' conference, focusing on account-based marketing (ABM).
 
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The Academic Citizen
 
53: Decolonizing Science by The Academic Citizen
 
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Hangin with Old Lew *the podcast
 
We talk about Balki Bartokomous, homeless minimum wage, rolling into town on a Greyhound, Boys Toys, our stickers, Lit Quake, hurricane ravaged Caribbean cruises, the Grateful Dead, killing it, Kirk Gibson, California Wildfires, phubbing; we blame Hillary for Weinstein, hate on poi and take a shot of whiskey (who knew!) Balki: https://en.wikipe ...…
 
International Edition delivers insight into world news through eye-witnesses, correspondent reports and analysis from experts and news makers. We also keep you in touch with social media, science and entertainment trends.
 
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