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LATEST SHOW | Friday, December 19, 2014
This week we look at what it takes to support life on Mars; the science of beer foam; defending attacks on science; and the "good carb, bad carb" debate. 11 a.m. and 10 p.m. on the News Station.
Friday, December 12, 2014
This week on Science Friday we look at the mounting evidence of liquid water on Mars and Alan Alda challenges scientists to answer: what is sleep?
Friday, November 21, 2014
Chinese adoptees living in Canada, who now speak only French, still process Chinese sounds as native speakers do, even if they have no conscious recall of word meaning. This and more on Science Friday!
Friday, November 14, 2014
The European Space Agency’s Philae lander was deployed from the Rosetta spacecraft and touched down on the Comet 67P/C-G. We'll take you through the bumpy ride and landing, 11 a.m. and 10 p.m. on the News Station.
Friday, November 07, 2014
A mix of technology, biology and biography, with a dive into high-speed Internet in the U.S.; apple science; insect evolution; George Washington Carver; synthetic biology; and decreased diversity in our guts. 11 a.m. and 10 p.m. on the News Station.
Friday, October 31, 2014
A mixed bag of fresh science, including Ebola vaccines being fast-tracked, and a Halloween-inspired second hour with a look at mummies, creature features, monsters and a haunted house. 11 a.m and 10 p.m. on the News Station.
Friday, October 24, 2014
See how a nerve transplant has a paralyzed man walking; the connection between Neanderthals and humans; meet the innovators of the digital age; see how hand sanitizer and BPAs get along; hear from the Science Club; and seawater nutrition. 11am & 10pm
Friday, October 17, 2014
The importance of plant microbiomes; other inventions from the Kellogg brothers; environmental detectives; the "first" battle of gas versus electric; forensic entomologists; and detecting fake masterpieces. 11 a.m. and 10 p.m. on the News Station.
Friday, October 10, 2014
The race to contain, rather than cure, Ebola; how the violin got its shape, what it means to be mortal, taking the temperature of the rising seas, and more. 11 a.m. and 10 p.m. on the News Station.
Friday, October 03, 2014
This week on Science Friday we'll look into the social learning of wild chimps, consider mining the internet for clues to chinese censorship, and talk about a dance inspired by physics.