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Fridays 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Covering the outer reaches of space to the tiniest microbes in our bodies, Science Friday is the trusted source for news about science, technology, and other cool stuff. Each week host Ira Flatow mixes it up with people in the know and those who want to be. It's brain fun, for curious people. For over 22 years, Science Friday has brought the top stories in science to radio listeners and given them a chance to join in the discussion by asking questions and making comments during the live broadcast. http://www.sciencefriday.com/

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Science Goes to the Movies: 'Gravity'

Oct 25, 2013

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Craig Venter: Life at the Speed of Light

Oct 25, 2013

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Up next, it's time for our video pick of the week. And making his debut on SCIENCE FRIDAY is our new video producer, Luke Groskin. Hey, Luke.

LUKE GROSKIN, BYLINE: Hi, Ira.

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GROSKIN: It's nice and comfy.

Making Sense of Science Infographics

Oct 18, 2013

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Vines Choking Out Trees in the Tropics

Oct 18, 2013

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This is SCIENCE FRIDAY. I'm John Dankosky.

'Brave Genius': A Tale of Two Nobelists

Oct 11, 2013

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This is SCIENCE FRIDAY. I'm John Dankosky. Ira Flatow is away. This week, a handful of scientists got the wake up call of a lifetime, a phone call from Stockholm informing them that they'd won a Nobel Prize. Here's a taste of how it felt to a few of them.

Baseball Postseason Predictions

Oct 11, 2013

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Radio Rewind: Leon Lederman

Oct 4, 2013

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DIY Halloween Hacks

Oct 4, 2013

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With Government Shut Down, Science Idles

Oct 4, 2013

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Les Paul: Inventor and Innovator

Sep 27, 2013

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This is SCIENCE FRIDAY. I'm Ira Flatow, broadcasting today from Madison, Wisconsin, with a question for our audience, Wisconsinites, Wisconsinians(ph), whatever you prefer.

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