This Week in Science – The Kickass Science Podcast

The kickass weekly science and technology radio show presenting a humorous and irreverent look at the week in science and tech. Each show TWIS discusses the latest in cutting edge science news on topics such as genetic engineering, cybernetics, space exploration, neuro science, and a show favorite Countdown to World Robot Domination. The show is hosted by Dr. Kirsten Sanford, a PhD in neuroscience, Justin Jackson, a wisecracking professional car salesman and armchair physicist, and Blair Bazdarich, a zoologist. Consistently voted one of the top science radio shows on the web - check it out and hear a science news program like no other.

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Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 1h44m. Bisher sind 307 Folge(n) erschienen. Jede Woche gibt es eine neue Folge dieses Podcasts
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episode 785: 05 August, 2020 – Episode 785 – Why Are Lemurs???


Martian Ice Sheets, Athletic Potential, Happier Cows, Sperm Spins, Juno Sparks, Toxic Spider Webs, INTERVIEW w/ Dr. Lydia Greene about Lemurs, COVID Update, Reversing Alzheimer's, MS Holy Grail, Brain Limits, Bad Pandas, Beetle Butts, And Much More...


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   1h59m
 
 

episode 784: 29 July, 2020 – Episode 784 – How To Know A Narcissist


NASA Perseveres, Bacterial Survivalists, Anxiety Animals, Alzheimer's Blood, Death Star Magnatar, AI For Bird ID, Narcissists Know Best, COVID Update, Poop Problem, Lighting Up Hearing, Dream Manipulation, Viking Virus, Stunting Growth,


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   1h39m
 
 

episode 783: 22 July, 2020 – Episode 783 – Why the Earth Isn’t Flat


Batting 1000, Nanostars!!!, Pig Vs. Dog, Hot In Here, Gonzalo Breaks Record, Creature Connectivity Correlation, Baby Picture!, COVID Update, Human Arrival, Good Plants, Brain Benefits, Feelings, Voice Matters, Outfox The Ferrets, Cube Earth,


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   1h54m
 
 

episode 782: 15 July, 2020 – Episode 782 – Why Friendliness is Fabulous


Cosmological Agreement, CAR-T Cure?, Daddy Mommas, Getting Gassy, Pigs Save Lungs, Interview w/ Dr. Brian Hare on The Survival of the Friendliest, COVID Update, Pickled Brains, Seeing Eye To Eye, Placental DNA Twist, Rat Rescuers, Lucky Handedness,


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   2h4m
 
 

episode 781: 08 July, 2020 – Episode 781 – How to Test for COVID


Neandertal Gene, Perky Ears, Coconut Killer, Carbon Source, Dog Years, Date Whoever, Mitochondrial Editing, Interview re: CRISPR + COVID w/ Dr. Enrique Lin Shiao, COVID Update, Missing Monster, Hummingbird Counters?, Caecilian Fangs, ALAN!,


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   2h10m
 
 

episode 780: 01 July, 2020 – Episode 780 – We’re Halfway There, and Living on Science


New Flu?, Down Under Water, North American Penguinish, Absentee Voters, Bad Recycling News, Jello Jellyfish, Chicken Source, COVID Update, Got Stress?, Clearing Out The Old, Old Australian Plant, Long-tailed Tit Life, Flying Snakes, And Much More...


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 2020-07-03  1h41m
 
 

episode 779: 24 June, 2020 – Episode 779 – No Sleep, Just Science


COVID Update, Viral Combat, Bipedal Crocs, Fashionable Parasites, Australia Canada Connection, NOT Neandertal Brains, Fungi Biofilm, Follow Your Nose, Migratory Poop, Aqua-fi, Imbalanced Merger, VIral Hijack, Avocado Gate, And Much More...


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 2020-06-26  1h40m
 
 

episode 778: 17 June, 2020 – Episode 778 – How to Catch a Lizard


COVID Update, Interview w/ Earyn McGee about #FindThatLizard, Bubble Bees, Lizard Fears, Santa Stories, Animal Beliefs, Earth Can Haz Friends?, Science Tweets?, And Much More...


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 2020-06-19  1h48m
 
 

episode 777: 10 June, 2020 – Episode 777 – Science Takes Flight


COVID Update, Sea Cucumber Hormones, Pink Means Business, Butterfly Armor, Bird Brains!, Parasite For Water, Artificial Sleep, Cancer-Fighting Fungi, Mate Choice, We Are The World, Great White Diet, And Much More...


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 2020-06-12  1h38m
 
 

episode 776: 03 June, 2020 – Episode 776 – It’s Time For A Change


Protest Psychology, Fox Life, COVID Self Care, Hemorrhagic Microbiome, Not So Royal Jelly, Misery Loves Company, Lab Grown Livers, Dead Sea Puzzle, Triple Negative, Fleeing Pole-Ward, Geo-engineered Problems?, Feral Cat Death, Rescue Dogs,


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 2020-06-06  1h40m