Distillations | Science History Institute

Each episode of Distillations podcast takes a deep-dive into a moment of science-related history in order to shed light on the present.

https://www.sciencehistory.org/distillations/podcast

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 12m. Bisher sind 260 Folge(n) erschienen. Dies ist ein zweiwöchentlich erscheinender Podcast
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Preview: Roe v. Wade v. Rubella


The virus that made America talk about abortion


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Promo: LIVE Halloween show!


Come see Distillations LIVE for our Halloween Spooktacular! The show is Wednesday, October 30th at 7pm at the Science History Institute in Old City Philadelphia.


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 2019-10-24  0m
 
 

The Alzheimer's Copernicus Problem, Part 1


Almost six million people in the United States have been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease. And with baby boomers getting older, those numbers are only expected to rise. This disease, despite being studied by scientists for more than 100 years, has...


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 2019-10-22  46m
 
 

The Alzheimer’s Copernicus Problem, Part 2


Almost six million people in the United States have been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease. And with baby boomers getting older, those numbers are only expected to rise. This disease, despite being studied by scientists for more than 100 years, has...


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 2019-10-22  42m
 
 

Preview: The Alzheimer's Copernicus Problem


Listen to The Alzheimer's Copernicus Problem on October 22nd. 


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 2019-10-08  3m
 
 

Science on TV


An Interview with Ingrid Ockert


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 2019-09-17  1h10m
 
 

Preview: Fall 2019


We're in the thick of producing episodes for our fall season! Here's a taste of what's coming.


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 2019-08-13  4m
 
 

Rare Earths: The Hidden Cost to Their Magic, Part 2


The 17 rare earth elements are often called the spices or vitamins of industry. While we don’t need much of them, they’re sprinkled in small amounts through our most powerful, futuristic, and dare we say it, magical tools. They power our iPhones...


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 2019-06-25  31m
 
 

Rare Earths: The Hidden Cost to Their Magic, Part 1


The 17 rare earth elements are often called the spices or vitamins of industry. While we don’t need much of them, they’re sprinkled in small amounts through our most powerful, futuristic, and dare we say it, magical tools. They power our iPhones...


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 2019-06-25  25m
 
 
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 2019-06-18  2m