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Movie Science | SEGMENT 6 | #283

How sound is the science in movies like "The Martian"? Daniel Kraft, MD fills us in on the validity of the science in...

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Lisa Randall — Dark Matter and the Astounding Interconnectedness of Everything Krista Tippett Public Producti
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Lisa Randall — Dark Matter and the Astounding Interconnectedness of Everything

“Our world is rich,” Lisa Randall has written, “so rich that two of the most important questions particle physicists...

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[Unedited] Lisa Randall with Krista Tippett

Lisa Randall is the Frank B. Baird, Jr. Professor of Science at Harvard University. Her new book is Dark Matter and...

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Frontiers Lecture: What is Relativity and Why Should You Care?

The year 2015 marks the 100th anniversary of Einstein’s publication of his general theory of relativity—a theory...

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The PWA Show: Save Us Kevin Owens…..

Episode 44 comes at you this week with Chad & Keila talking in depth about recent events in the world of pro...

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Frontiers Lecture: Spooky Action at a Distance

Over the past few decades, physicists have discovered a phenomenon that operates outside the confines of space and...

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Episode 13 | Gift Tips and Gun Control

In this episode, Tripp and Tyler discuss their best tips for giving gifts this time of year (or any time really) and...

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Eyes On The Sky | FULL SHOW | #295

With movies like Star Wars, Star Trek, The Martian, and Interstellar cashing out at the box office, it seems we are...

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Tabby's Star Super Structure | SEGMENT 1 | #295

The Keppler Mission has found what could appear to be a large, alien super-structure around Tabby's Star, but could...

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Science in Sci-Fi | SEGMENT 2 | #295

The science in Sci-Fi movies often misses the mark, but every so often a movie gets it right. Dr. Ian O'Neill gives...

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Hello Pluto! | SEGMENT 3 | #295

While Star Wars: The Force Awakens and Star Trek Beyond promise to be entertaining blockbuster hits, Dr. Ian O'Neill...

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Open A.I. | SEGMENT 4 | #295

Elon Musk has spearheaded an initiative to insure artificial intelligence doesn't get out of control with Open A.I....

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Keeping A.I. in Check | SEGMENT 5 | #295

Artificial Intelligence can seem scary, but A.I. has a great deal of positive applications. John Ellis explains how...

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Star Wars and Relativity | SEGMENT 6 | #295

Movies like Star Wars, and books like Dr. Jeffrey Bennett's "I, Humanity," help fuel the next generation's interest...

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Carl Sagan: American Hero

Carl Sagan was the world's first mainstream media super scientist, capapble of breaking down complex ideas for the...

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Encore: Martian Allure | FULL SHOW | #283

"The Martian" has sparked much interest in the exploration of Mars recently. We discuss all the possibilities with...

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Encore: The Martian | SEGMENT 1 | #283

There is a resurgence in human interest in space from many different organizations. Silver Ships Trilogy Author,...

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Encore: It Goes Both Ways | SEGMENT 2 | #283

Science and science fiction have been driving each other since the day of H.G. Wells and his sci-fi idea for radar....

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Encore: Free Mars! | SEGMENT 3 | #283

One of the factors that lead to America breaking away from Britain was the distance between them. Would a Martian...

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Encore: Space, Time, Gravity | SEGMENT 4 | #283

What is the theory of relativity all about? Science Author, Dr. Jeffrey Bennett, gives us a crash course on...

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