Best Natural Sciences podcasts we could find (Updated November 2018)
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Uncivilize
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Uncivilize is a journalistic exploration of the human rewilding movement—bringing you the stories of pioneers who have “left” our modern industrialized world behind to forge radically alternative lives in the 21st century. Using the long lens of human history (read: evolutionary biology, anthropology, indigenous knowledge and cultural history), each episode examines a future existence that could not only restore balance to an imperiled planet, but reclaim humanity’s original, inborn connecti ...
 
Our lives are busier than ever, and yet the only way to prosper is by taking good care of yourself. Wellness Insider Network host, Lana Camiel, is a college professor, drug information pharmacist and herbalist. In this podcast, she will explore with you how to remove stress, anxiety and overwhelm, and make your life more balanced and vibrant with the right herbs, food and self-care techniques. You'll meet leading health experts in the field of nutrition, herbal medicine and fitness and will ...
 
Nature notes and inquiry from the Montana Natural History Center.
 
The BBC Natural History Unit produces a wide range of programmes that aim to immerse a listener in the wonder, surprise and importance that nature has to offer.
 
Discussing the Bizarre, Mysterious, & Unexplained
 
Pioneering Today focuses on inspiring your faith and pioneer roots with Melissa K. Norris and all aspects of old-fashioned living from heirloom gardening, preserving the harvest, cooking from scratch, raising livestock, traditional kitchen and skills, faith, family, frugal living, and modern homesteading.
 
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Mind Matters
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On the Mind Matters podcast, Discovery Institute’s Walter Bradley Center for Natural and Artificial Intelligence considers the implications and misconceptions, the opportunities and limitations, and the applications and challenges presented by intelligent agents and their algorithms.
 
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You're the Expert
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Three comedians try to guess what a leading expert does all day and learn why their research is important. You're the Expert brings academia out of the Ivory Tower and into your iPhone. Hosted by Chris Duffy. Produced by Pretty Good Friends.
 
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Creature Comforts
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Check out Creature Comforts on MPB Think Radio! Each week, Libby Hartfield, Retired Director of the Mississippi Museum of Natural Science, brings a specialist into the studio to answer your questions about various animals we see in Mississippi. And of course, Dr. Troy Majure, a veterinarian at the Animal Medical Center of Jackson answers your pet questions. Each week, you’ll learn more about the animals that live in our homes and the animals who live in the world around us. You’ll also find ...
 
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Nature Guys
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Nature Guys connects you to the exciting natural world right in your own neighborhood. These nature connections will help you be cool, calm, collected and ready to make a positive difference in the world.
 
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2Scientists
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Curious about the cosmos? Intrigued by evolution? Two scientists put their heads together to help answer your questions. You can show your love for science by supporting us on patreon.com/2scientists
 
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Digitalpodden
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En podcast om startup-scenen, riskkapitalet och de digitala affärsidéerna som skakar om näringslivet.
 
Recordings from the popular public lecture series on intellectual history in all its forms and across all ages. From 2014 held at the University of St Andrews, and between 2010 and 2013 held at the University of Sussex.
 
Nature notes and inquiry from the Montana Natural History Center.
 
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Hidden Brain
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Shankar Vedantam uses science and storytelling to reveal the unconscious patterns that drive human behavior, shape our choices and direct our relationships.
 
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Paracrypt
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We are 2 guys talking about the paranormal and cryptid topics and things that are unexplained. Luke is a pararnormal investigator and scott just really enjoys the topics. join us as we talk about the mysteries in our world
 
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Earthworms
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Host Jean Ponzi presents information, education and conversation with activists and experts on environmental issues and all things "green." Produced in the studios of KDHX Community Media in St. Louis, MO.
 
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Real Atheology
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Real Atheology is a conversational podcast focusing on contemporary philosophy of religion from an atheist perspective. The show features discussions, interviews, and debates for philosophy of religion nerds of all metaphysical stripes.
 
Dive into the Pacific Ocean. Hear the latest news about the Aquarium of the Pacific, its animals, and exhibits, and listen to a variety of scientists and guest speakers covering important issues facing our ocean and planet. To download video files of these podcasts, visit our website at http://www.aquariumofpacific.org/multimedia
 
Michigan Radio's "The Environment Report" hosted by Rebecca Williams explores the relationship between the natural world and the everyday lives of people in Michigan. New episodes every Tuesday and Thursday.
 
This World of Humans is a science podcast focusing on life and social science. Each episode features an exciting new finding with relevance to our shared human experience and explores that discovery with the principal scientist behind it, illuminating and probing the actual process of research and how science works in practice.
 
In-depth discussions on a wide range of topics in the alternative and natural medicine space. We bridge cutting edge science with ancient wisdom to bring you holistic health solutions by some of the worlds greatest visionaries, healers and activists
 
This podcast explores the natural and human history of the Canadian Rockies as well as its attractions and culture. We'll look at the ecology and wildlife, as well as the plants and birds that make the Canadian Rockies home. Looking back through our history, we'll share the stories behind the scenery. This is the place for all things Rockies.
 
Psyched for Space! Join Amanda and Jessica as they discuss psychology and outer space!
 
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Albedo One
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Albedo is the ratio of reflected to received light. A surface that reflects diffusely perfectly has what’s known as Lambertian reflectance. Host Paul Kogan will strive to achieve that property while exploring and discussing cool natural phenomena.
 
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Mongabay Newscast
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News and inspiration from nature’s frontline, featuring inspiring guests and deeper analysis of the global environmental issues explored every day by the Mongabay.com team. Airs every other Tuesday.
 
Learning From and Working With Nature- Podcasts about the natural world and solutions that benefit both people and planet. Interviews, news, and commentary about ecology, regenerative farming, permaculture, organic gardening, sustainability, green living, and ethnobotany. Visit us at www.sustainableworldradio.com
 
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Embedded
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Embedded is the show for people who love gadgets. Making them, breaking them, and everything in between. Weekly interviews with engineers, educators, and enthusiasts. Find the show, blog, and more at embedded.fm.
 
Knowledge Without Mileage is B.S.– everyone talks about it, be the one who is about it. Kris Gethin is a Pro Natural Bodybuilder, IRONMAN, Ultra-Marathon Runner, Author, Co-Founder of the Kris Gethin Gyms Franchise, CEO of KAGED MUSCLE Supplements and the host of many Daily Video Trainer Video Series that have transformed Millions. In this Podcast, Kris dissects myths of muscle building and endurance, bridges the gap between health and sports supplementation, expands upon the healing benefit ...
 
Aldo Leopold once said that environmentalists "live alone in a world of wounds." This doesn't make us pessimists, quite the opposite. Join me, Shawn Stone, for optimistic conversations with people working to restore and enhance the ecosystems of the American southwest.
 
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Collateral
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Collateral is a collection of new voices exploring every aspect of human life, from the details of our everyday lives to parts of the wider world we never properly consider.
 
Liquid Biological Fertiliser
 
A podcast about the different people, technologies, and organizations that are coming together to remove carbon dioxide from the atmosphere and reverse climate change. We also talk about blockchains.
 
Living Lab on WCAI is a forum for the stories behind science headlines — the people who do the research, the unexpected ways that science gets done, and how the results make their way into our everyday lives.
 
In this series, Jim Sollecito of Sollecito Landscaping Nursery in central New York provides a series of helpful talks to help navigate the seasonal shifts that impact plants, shrubs, trees, flower beds, and garden plots. Jim focuses on the use of natural products and cultivation methods specifically adapted to this region's climate, soil composition, geology, and native ecology. Sollecito Landscaping Nursery is the first Be Green garden center licensed by the New York State Department of Env ...
 
Why bother searching for the best blogs about health & fitness when it can be found and read for you? Think of Optimal Health Daily as an audioblog or blogcast.
 
Welcome to the Permaculture Princess Podcast! Here you will find a mixture of glamour & greens! Health is a multi-faceted journey that must be approached holistically. Therefore, as a personal trainer, health coach, homesteading wife, mother, lover of food and nature, and disciple of Christ, this podcast acts as a space for sharing all the physical, mental, spiritual, and environmental actions that lead to a more abundant landscape and lifestyle!
 
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Mongabay Newscast
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News and inspiration from nature’s frontline, featuring inspiring guests and deeper analysis of the global environmental issues explored every day by the Mongabay.com team. Airs every other Tuesday.
 
Derek Mooney and guests explore the natural world in all its forms.
 
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MonsterTalk
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MonsterTalk: The Science Show About Monsters is a free audio podcast that critically examines the science behind cryptozoological (and legendary) creatures, such as Bigfoot, the Loch Ness Monster, or werewolves.
 
From the ground breaking and life saving to the wacky and implausible, Dr Karl Kruszelnicki reveals some of the best moments in science.
 
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Embedded
Weekly
 
Embedded is the show for people who love gadgets. Making them, breaking them, and everything in between. Weekly interviews with engineers, educators, and enthusiasts. Find the show, blog, and more at embedded.fm.
 
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One World Science
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From small stories to the bigger picture, we explore the natural world and the many ways that humans connect with it.
 
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ExploreAStory
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A podcast about museums, science and storytelling, hosted by Emily Graslie. ExploreAStory is supported by the Field Museum in Chicago, Illinois.
 
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BioScience Talks
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BioScience Talks , published by the American Institute of Biological Sciences, is the monthly discussion podcast of the journal BioScience.
 
Space, Asteroid Hunting, and Astronomy, an insider view.The music is "Eternity" by John Lyell.Astronomy Asteroids Space NASA Comets Earth Impact
 
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undersampled radio
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A geo tech show with a lot of learning to do.
 
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Climate Scientists
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Informal conversations between climate-relevant scientists
 
The Naked Scientists flagship science show brings you a lighthearted look at the latest scientific breakthroughs, interviews with the world's top scientists, answers to your science questions and science experiments to try at home.
 
Our educational focus is on self-reliant living, permaculture, and happy husbandry. We are Master Gardeners, and Permaculturalists. website is mavisinstitute.xyz
 
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Ask Dr. Neal your question about health, nutrition, diet, fitness, and more here: http://OLDPodcast.com/ask or call: 614-568-3643 Episode 613: Are Tea, Honey, and Garlic Superfoods? And Benefits of Probiotics - Melanie Young Interviews Dr. Neal - Part 3 The original post is located here: https://www.iheart.com/podcast/209-fearless-fabulous-you- ...…
 
Don't count on the decrease in solar activity to save you from human produced global warming, however something potentially important to you is happening on the Sun.
 
Stories connect. And if we want to motivate people to engage in climate advocacy, authentic communication is key. Risalat Khan believes in the power of people to inspire each other, realize the urgency and join the global civic movement to reverse climate change. But for climate activism to facilitate real transformation, we must reach more and ...…
 
Are you one of those people who are easily offended and quick to protest any little thing? This show might not be for you. Kris decides to explore the topic of “softness” in this episode of the Knowledge and Mileage. He feels like the world we live in is more sensitive than ever before and he wants to know why? He asked Sunshine, his millennial ...…
 
Ask Dr. Neal your question about health, nutrition, diet, fitness, and more here: http://OLDPodcast.com/ask or call: 614-568-3643 Episode 612: Foods with Magical Properties - An Interview with Dr. Neal and Melanie Young of Fearless Fabulous You! - Part 2 The original post is located here: https://www.iheart.com/podcast/209-fearless-fabulous-you ...…
 
Episode 12 of Headspace the Podcast: Psyched for Space! In this episode, Amanda tells us about the Little Albert experiment and why no researcher could ever recreate this experiment. Jessica tells us about small bodies, and no we are not body shaming! Side note: Jessica knows that kuiper is pronounced ky-per (similar to hyper, but with a K), bu ...…
 
Astronomers have seen stars and superhot gas flying in orbits that bring them very close to the supermassive black hole in the middle of our galaxy — and this has taught us a huge amount about the nature of black holes.
 
This week - Humanity 2.0! Can we use genetics, drugs and technology to become superhuman? We speak to experts on the science that can push us to our extremes, and meet the world's first cyborg. Plus, in the news, do men and women really think differently, why what we call a "kilogram" is changing, and researchers uncover an animal that can talk ...…
 
Gender is one of the first things we notice about the people around us. But where do our ideas about gender come from? Can gender differences be explained by genes and chromosomes, or are they the result of upbringing, culture and the environment? In this encore episode from October 2017, we delve into debates over nature vs. nurture, and meet ...…
 
The Hallmark version of Thanksgiving involves friends and family gathered around a beautifully set table for a delicious holiday meal, maybe sharing a bite of pie.By elsa_partan@capeandislands.org (Elsa Partan).
 
When the now-debunked paper by Andrew Wakefield linking vaccines to autism was published in 1998, American vaccine developer Peter Hotez immediately questioned its findings. “The paper never made much sense to me,” he said. “We already knew that the changes in the brains of kids with autism are pretty pervasive. And I couldn't imagine a mechani ...…
 
You might want to consider adding a brisk walk to your Thanksgiving plans. The Department of Health and Human Services has released some guidelines for physical activity and finds that approximately 80 percent of teens and adults fail to get a healthy amount of exercise.By heather_goldstone@capeandislands.org (Heather Goldstone).
 
Mauna Kea is a dormant volcano that stands nearly 14,000 feet above sea level. The highest peak in Hawaii, it is a sacred place for native Hawaiians. It is also a sought-after location for astronomical observatories. There are currently 13 telescopes on the mountain, and there are plans for a fourteenth. The proposed telescope, called the " Thi ...…
 
Derek Mooney, zoologist Dr. Richard Collins, Niall Hatch (Development Officer with BirdWatch Ireland) and author Eric Dempsey (founder of BirdsIreland.com) head to Bull Island to meet Anthony McGeehan, author of 'To The Ends of the Earth', to learn about the fascinating world of bird migration! For more, visit www.rte.ie/mooney…
 
Dr. Neal is interviewed on Fearless Fabulous You! on iHeart with Melanie Young, Certified Health Coach and Author. Ask Dr. Neal your question about health, nutrition, diet, fitness, and more here: http://OLDPodcast.com/ask or call: 614-568-3643 Episode 611: The Science Behind Flu Vaccinations - An Interview with Dr. Neal on Fearless Fabulous Yo ...…
 
Atmospheric scientist Alison Ming on how volcanoes affect ozone, the dynamics of the stratosphere, and her pathway into science.
 
These 12 baking substitutions will save you time and money and are something every homestead kitchen needs to know. Learn how to easily swap out common baking and cooking ingredients with other items in your pantry without sacrificing results. Never forsake a recipe or run to the store because you're out of an ingredient with these easy baking ...…
 
Recently my Catalina Sky Survey teammate Richard Kowalski was asteroid hunting in the constellation of Pegasus with our Schmidt telescope on Mt. Bigelow, Arizona when he discovered a 2,000 foot diameter space rock streaking through the night sky. The extremely remote possibility that a big one might have our number on it keeps asteroid hunters ...…
 
Ask Dr. Neal your question about health, nutrition, diet, fitness, and more here: http://OLDPodcast.com/ask or call: 614-568-3643 Episode 610: Q&A - Full Reps vs. Partial Reps - Which Exercises are Best for Resistance Training & Full Body Workouts The original post is located here: https://oldpodcast.com/full-reps-partial-reps Please Rate & Rev ...…
 
Di Digital Startup Stories träffar Carl Silbersky som berättar om storaffären med Apple och varför Malmö är bäst i Europa på startups.
 
Adam Rohnke, wildlife biologist for Mississippi State University, is back on the program discussing how and why Mississippians feel about wildlife. Public feelings play a major part in the official management of wildlife. Also, Dr. Majure talks about protecting your pets during the cold season.By jason.klein@mpbonline.org (MPB Think Radio).
 
After many bouts of lightning round, we finally got our lightning questions answered by Eric Brunning (@deeplycloudy). Eric is a Professor of Atmospheric Sciences at Texas Tech University specializing in storm electrification and lightning . You can hear some of Eric’s field adventures by listening to his episode of the Don’t Panic Geocast show ...…
 
After many bouts of lightning round, we finally got our lightning questions answered by Eric Brunning (@deeplycloudy). Eric is a Professor of Atmospheric Sciences at Texas Tech University specializing in storm electrification and lightning . You can hear some of Eric’s field adventures by listening to his episode of the Don’t Panic Geocast show ...…
 
Will developing countries be positively impacted by AI and the newest technology? Not always, what is needed is appropriate technology. Today we explore the question, “What is appropriate technology?” (more…)
 
Chris discovers a new species of dinosaur with paleontologist Dr. Mike D'Emic. This is a special two part mini-series / experiment where we leave the theater and go into the field to see science as it's happening. Let us know what you think!
 
John Romaniello of Roman Fitness Systems shares the basics of training for size. Episode 609: The Basics of Training for Size, Part 1: The High Rep Approach by John Romaniello of Roman Fitness Systems RFS originally began as a personal training company servicing the NYC Metro area back in 2003. Through that company, Roman coached everyone from ...…
 
An appreciation of the crucial role of microbiomes, from those aboard the International Space Station to those living in the human gut, is quickly gaining traction among both scientists and members of the general public. Now, a similar appreciation of microbial communities' importance is growing among those who study and restore grasslands and ...…
 
Stjärnförvaltarna på Swedbank Robur Ny Teknik hoppar av för att starta något nytt och hemligt. Spelbolagen på Stockholmsbörsen håller andan.
 
In her mid-20s and a few years past her ecology studies at Columbia University, Ayana Young’s life had the makings of an off-the-grid fantasy. She lived with her partner in a cabin on an organic farm on an Oregon mountaintop. She studied herbalism. Then, Fukashima happened. The two, no longer feeling safe, set off on a journey to find “the prom ...…
 
Adda Bjarnadottir with Healthline shares how drinking more water can help you lose weight. Episode 608: How Drinking More Water Can Help You Lose Weight by Adda Bjarnadottir with Healthline How you feel affects every precious day of your life. Healthline understands that, which is why they’re committed to being your most trusted ally in your pu ...…
 
"Moodtopia means being in control of your moods so they don't control you." Sara Chana Silverstein Whether you've been feeling a bit off balance ​with your emotions, or like most of us just dealing with seasonal effects on your mood and well being, this episode is for you. ​My today's guest is ​Sara Chana Silverstein. Sara Chana is an Registere ...…
 
A cheetah crouches in the tall grass. Pronghorn graze warily in the cool summer breeze. After minutes of quiet patience the cheetah erupts into a burst of muscle and speed. A small herd of pronghorn sprint into action, their nimble legs churning ground. A race for life ensues as the cheetah and pronghorn tear across the prairie. But bad luck th ...…
 
A cheetah crouches in the tall grass. Pronghorn graze warily in the cool summer breeze. After minutes of quiet patience the cheetah erupts into a burst of muscle and speed. A small herd of pronghorn sprint into action, their nimble legs churning ground. A race for life ensues as the cheetah and pronghorn tear across the prairie. But bad luck th ...…
 
Meet Ryan DeLuca: He's the founder of Bodybuilding.com, reigning Idaho champion of Nintendo, and presently the co-founder of Black Box VR. Ryan was still in high school when he started selling fitness advice online. At 20 years old he founded Bodybuilding.com in his garage. He knew he was onto something big, but did he know he’d be leading the ...…
 
On this episode we share a progress report on the Half-Earth Project (an ambitious effort to set aside half the world for nature) direct from legendary conservation biologist E.O. Wilson. In this return visit to the podcast, Dr. Wilson discusses their effort to map the world's 6,000 bee species, his enthusiasm for the new science of understandi ...…
 
On this episode we share a progress report on the Half-Earth Project (an ambitious effort to set aside half the world for nature) direct from legendary conservation biologist E.O. Wilson. In this return visit to the podcast, Dr. Wilson discusses their effort to map the world's 6,000 bee species, his enthusiasm for the new science of understandi ...…
 
From Shock to Awe is the groundbreaking new documentary that covers war veterans’ recovery from PTSD. Mike and Brooke Cooley are featured in the documentary and join me today discuss their journey. From the war fields of Afghanistan to the doctors offices in the US – they speak candidly about the impact of pharmaceuticals on their PTSD. We also ...…
 
Recently my Catalina Sky Survey teammate Richard Kowalski was asteroid hunting in the constellation of Pegasus with our Schmidt telescope on Mt. Bigelow, Arizona when he discovered a 2,000 foot diameter space rock streaking through the night sky. The extremely remote possibility that a big one might have our number on it keeps asteroid hunters ...…
 
Like it or not, humans have become the dominant agent of change on the planet, and as we proceed further into the Anthropocene period, we have a responsibility to accept responsibility and find a way to gracefully integrate our presence. But what if we are not the only ones who have experienced this phenomenon? What if the process of inadverten ...…
 
The beaver is one of the largest rodents in North America. Tune in to find out how and why beavers actually took up parachuting! Our sources for this episode include: Parachuting beavers featured in 'Fur For the Future,' 1950s-era film https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4gNAjBPIyjQ Amazing Facts About the Beaver https://onekindplanet.org/animal/be ...…
 
JC Deen shares why clean eating is a scam and why you should abandon it. This is part 2 of 2. Episode 607: [Part 2] Clean Eating is a Scam and Why You Should Abandon It by JC Deen of JCD Fitness JC Deen is the owner and creator of JCD Fitness. He whips people into shape and helps them learn how to make fitness complement their lives, as opposed ...…
 
What does "Citizenship" mean - and how can we revive, revitalize and re-energize it in society today? Earthworms host Jean Ponzi explores Citizenship ideas and options with guests David Wilson - longtime regional sustainability professional who has led Citizenship Education Clearinghouse, MO Coalition for the Environment, and the OneSTL Regiona ...…
 
Black holes have no size, but have a huge mass — and there's an enormous one right in the middle of our galaxy.
 
This week, from posters to pancakes - how do the objects we see around us every day actually get made? We're uncovering the science of manufacturing - from the very big, to the very small and the very complex. Plus in the news, why being a morning lark could protect you from breast cancer, and the project using drones and AI to keep tabs on oce ...…
 
There's a core belief embedded in the story of the United States: the American Dream. The possibility of climbing the economic ladder is central to that dream. This week we speak with Raj Chetty, one of the most influential economists alive today, about the state of economic mobility in the U.S. and whether the notion of the American Dream is s ...…
 
Science fiction is typically viewed as a genre or maybe a sub-culture, but a new book makes the case that science fiction after World War II is one of the most important and most under recognized influences on contemporary pop culture.By heather_goldstone@capeandislands.org (Heather Goldstone).
 
We’re about a week from Thanksgiving and the mid-term election is still fresh on the mind. Heck, some races are still being decided . For many, the country's political divide has become intensely personal – dividing families and even breaking up Thanksgiving traditions.By heather_goldstone@capeandislands.org (Heather Goldstone).
 
Congress will have a lot more scientists in its ranks when it reconvenes. Several candidates with science background won their races this past week. The exact number depends on just how you define a science background. But the real question is what impact these science-savvy representatives might have. In at least one case, it could be big – wi ...…
 
The midterm elections have dominated the news for the past few months, but a string of racist, sexist, anti-semitic, and otherwise hate-motivated violence has been the other big story. With several attacks in such a short period of time, it can feel like a major uptick in hate crimes.By heather_goldstone@capeandislands.org (Heather Goldstone).
 
This episode of TWOH explores the incredibly complicated research on taurine, the amino acid supplement commonly found in energy drinks. Dr. Kaliris Salas-Ramirez explores the many affects of taurine on the central nervous system of rodents and has made surprising discoveries when it comes to addiction, memory, and other cognitive functions. Th ...…
 
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