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LATEST SHOW | Friday, April 24, 2015
Floating 200 miles above Earth, the International Space Station is the most unusual laboratory available to scientists. Hear about this, and more space-related stories in this weeks' show. 11 a.m. and 9 p.m. on the News Station.
Friday, April 17, 2015
Washington Post science writer Rachel Feltman tells us about a surprising insight gleaned from the Philae lander's bouncy arrival on comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko. 11 a.m. and 9 p.m. on the News Station.
Friday, April 10, 2015
We take a look at the second season of the Large Hadron Collider, along with more science in the news this week. Also, undersea cables; macroscope babies; the thawing permafrost; and more. 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. on the News Station.
Friday, April 03, 2015
This week on Science Friday learn how to boil the perfect easy-to-peel egg.
Friday, March 20, 2015
What will it take to land people on Mars? We explore this, along with a look at the technology in the Oval Office; water on Jupiter's largest moon; warming West Coast waters; and much more. 11 a.m. and 9 p.m. on the News Station.
Friday, March 13, 2015
In the Ordovician period, some 443–485 million years ago, life was different. Peter Van Roy describes a fossil found in Morocco dating back to that time—and it’s one of the largest arthropods ever discovered. 11 a.m. & 8 p.m. on the News Station.
Saturday, March 07, 2015
This week on Science Friday we look at the world 100 years after Einstein published his theory of general relativity. NASA's Dawn spacecraft slips into orbit around the dwarf planet Ceres this week and how to avoid the doctor.
Friday, February 27, 2015
This week on Science Friday we take a look at transporting bees on planes, Scientific ideas that just need to die and apps to help with food choices.
Friday, February 20, 2015
Rising Arctic temperatures are causing habitats to shift and seas to rise; the hazards of shopping on an empty stomach; bilingual babies; Alzheimer's risk for women; the future of maps. 11 a.m. and 9 p.m. on the News Channel.
Friday, February 13, 2015
Today on Science Friday, are we looking forward to more decades-long megadroughts? Also, tales of broken hearts and an in-depth survey of dogs reveal surprising insights about breed specific behaviors.