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 313 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint wöchentlich
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episode 770: 29 April, 2020 – Episode 771 – How to Read Tree Rings


Interview w/ Dr. Valerie Trouet on Tree Story, COVID-19 Update, Matriarchal Neanderthals?, Viral Bee Behavior, Spider Combs!, Underwater Bones, Core Conundrum, Dope Shrews, Toothy Teenagers, Swimming Spinosaurus, City Found, Danger Place, And Much More...


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 2020-05-01  2h0m
 
 

episode 770: 22 April, 2020 – Episode 770 – Is there life beyond Earth?


Interview w/ Kevin Peter Hand on Alien Oceans, Life Value, FOX Experiment, Toxo Zoos, Evolution Stinks, Cool Bird Beaks, Indoor CO2, Hungry Robots, Two Comfort Bugs, Spider Pain Venom, Amazonian Agriculture, Food Waste, And Much More...


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 2020-04-28  2h10m
 
 

episode 769: Going Crazy for Science!


Interview w/ Crazy Aunt Lindsey of The Fab Lab, COVID Science, Potential For Violation, Alien Breakup, Turtle Sex, Rhino Guards, Carbon Cutting, Evolving AI, Space Brain, Flamingo friends!, Breakfast Chocolate, And Much More…


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 2020-04-17  1h54m
 
 

episode 768: 08 April, 2020 – Episode 768 – Her Brain is SO Crafty!


Interview w/ Vanessa Hill of BrainCraft, Quick COVID Update, Better Brain Implants, Heart Off The Shelf, Mouse Looks, Charismatic Invasives, Healthy Horseshoe Crabs, Toilet Scans, Interstellar Dropoff?, Panda Mating, And Much More...


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 2020-04-11  2h5m
 
 

episode 767: 01 April, 2020 – Episode 767 – April Fools Is Cancelled


COVID-19 Update, Magic Brain Decoder Ring, Antarctic Rainforest, Orchestral Squid in the Dark, Ant Traffic, Bacterial Photosynthesis, Fishy Calusa, Matchy Microbiomes, Nuclear Reprogramming 4Eva, Musical Creativity, Mantis Mimic, And Much More...


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 2020-04-04  1h41m
 
 

episode 766: 25 March, 2020 – Episode 766 – What is the Wonder Chicken?


Treatment Truths, Cellular Waves, WonderChicken, Animal Ancestor, Snake Venom Virtue, Horny Narwhals, Life Finds A Way, COVID Myths, Musical Brains, Long-lived Ladies, Apelopithecus, And Much More...


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 2020-03-31  1h35m
 
 

episode 765: 18 March, 2020 – Episode 765 – Who Has the Mars Maps?


Interview with JPL Mars Geologist Fred Calef III, Virus Viability, New Reality, COVID-19 Vaccine Trial, Lighten Up Trauma!, Croc Moms Rock, Donation Acceptance, Human Magnetoreception, Anxious Kids?, Legos Live Forever, Some Good COVID News,


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 2020-03-20  1h54m
 
 

episode 764: 11 March, 2020 – Episode 764 – What Does Pandemic Mean?


COVID QUIZ TIME!!!, Arctic Chlamydia, Old Flu, Glowing Amphibians, Scorpion Glow, Crabs Can't Camo, Dark Genes, Solar Sytem Minor Leagues, Violent Farmers, Tiny Old Bird, Pillow Talk, Follow The Worker, Don't Feed The Monkeys, And Much More...


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 2020-03-13  1h43m
 
 

episode 763: 04 March, 2020 – Episode 763 – March Fourth With Science!


Science News With Dr. Kiki AND Guest Hosts: Ethan Seigel & Jessica Hebert! COVID-19 Update, Chinese Air, Air Death, Biggest Bang, Mitochondrial Membrane Motion, Baby Whale Birth, Death By Gamete, Merging Holes, BPA Not So Free, Water Planet Earth?,


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 2020-03-06  1h53m
 
 

episode 762: 26 February, 2020 – Episode 762 – To MicroBE or Not To Be?


Interview w/ Jonathan Eisen, Mini-Moon, Moondust, Old Algae, Old People, Who Needs Oxygen?, Gull Bait, Mantis Punches, Polar Cannibals, Academic Losses, Robo-Poets, Robo-Fingers, And Much More...


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 2020-02-27  2h6m