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This Week in Science – The Kickass Science Podcast

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The kickass science and technology radio show that delivers an irreverent look at the week in science and technology.

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The kickass science and technology radio show that delivers an irreverent look at the week in science and technology.

iTunes Ratings

388 Ratings
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46

Justin enough said

By cornrobie - Jul 16 2019
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Two smart women and then there’s Justin.

Alberta Rose

By all things considered 24/7 - Apr 04 2019
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Blair, Kiki, and Justin are exceptional. Love Kiki

iTunes Ratings

388 Ratings
Average Ratings
270
35
16
21
46

Justin enough said

By cornrobie - Jul 16 2019
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Two smart women and then there’s Justin.

Alberta Rose

By all things considered 24/7 - Apr 04 2019
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Blair, Kiki, and Justin are exceptional. Love Kiki
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This Week in Science – The Kickass Science Podcast

Latest release on Jan 24, 2020

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The kickass science and technology radio show that delivers an irreverent look at the week in science and technology.

Rank #1: 20 November, 2019 – Episode 748 – The Science Awakens

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Half A Brain, Update On The Force, Skull Bonnet, Yeasty Bees, Peacock Disco, Swimming Bees, Milky Way Gazing, Brightest Burst, Science Broth, Non-Stick Toilets, Dino Bird, Moon Map, Social Health, AR Papers, Not Laughing Gas, And Much More...

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Nov 22 2019

1hr 48mins

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Rank #2: 23 October, 2019 – Episode 744 – Don’t Fear the AI

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Interview w/ Dr. Melanie Mitchell on AI, Prime Editing, Quantum Supremacy, Cosmological Crisis, Smarty Crabs, Fast Ants, Elbow Sex, Shark Buddies!!, Plants!, And Much More...

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Oct 25 2019

1hr 49mins

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Rank #3: 15 May, 2019 – Episode 721 – Understanding Antarctic Ice

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Interview on Antarctic Ice with Dr. Christina Hulbe, Moon Science, Good Whale Genes, Toothy Human History, Sticky Scandinavians, The STD Advantage, Learning Rewards, Artificial Number Sense, Plastic Proof, Faster Walker, Catapult Spiders, And Much More...

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May 16 2019

1hr 59mins

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Rank #4: 12 December, 2018 – Episode 699 – This Week in Science (TWIS) Podcast

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Uterine Influence, Deep Life, Dark Matter Evolution, Spider Milk, Junkie Finches, Midwest Climate Woes, Your Brain On Imagination, Information Mindset, Hexagonal Structures, Supernova Death, Toothless Whales, And Much More...

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Dec 13 2018

1hr 47mins

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Rank #5: 13 November, 2019 – Episode 747 – What Makes a Computer Super?

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Interview w/ Dr. Steve Scott from Cray Inc., AI Evading Detection, More DNA Possibilities?, Big Stalled Weather, Smarter Apes, Bat Guts, Orca Family Life, Shooting Star, A Little Hiccup, Tooth Tales, NO Emissions Up, Gut Phage, And Much More...

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Nov 15 2019

1hr 53mins

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Rank #6: 01 May, 2019 – Episode 719 – What Makes A Superhero?

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Wobbly Jets, Alzheimer's Prions, Dating Denisovans, Super Unhealthy?, Geomagnetic Jerks, Danish Unicorn Diversity, Space Water, Toxo Heart Drug, Ban The Bags, Snoot Booping Canines, And Much More...

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May 02 2019

1hr 47mins

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Rank #7: 06 November, 2019 – Episode 746 – Does Science Bug You?

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Interview w/ The Bug Chicks, Space Is Closed?, Age Reversal For Mice, Conservatives of Atlantis, Bat Friends, Tracing Ivory, Lost Thoughts, Brain Thoughts, Into The Beyond, Shark Protection, And Much More...

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Nov 07 2019

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Rank #8: 30 October, 2019 – Episode 745 – Who Needs a Microbiome Anyway???

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Interview w/ Dr. Tobin Hammer, AI Mastery, Brainssss!, Bacterial Gut Battle, Rat-Eating Monkeys, Creepy Primate, Funny Guys, Stressed Out Organoids, Two-Legged Robots, Rat Racers, Feely Spiders, And Much More...

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Nov 01 2019

2hr 15mins

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Rank #9: 05 December, 2018 – Episode 698 – This Week in Science (TWIS) Podcast

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CRISPR Babies Update, You, Me, Uterus!, Placenta In A Dish, Not Our Tools, Not A Dolphin, Uno Dos of Trace, New Species!, A Neuromorphic Synapse?, Galileo GPS Relativity, Going Greenland, No Heart Stem Cells, And Much More...

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Dec 07 2018

2hr 1min

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Rank #10: 19 June, 2019 – Episode 726 – Can Plants Sneeze?

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Light In The Dark, Earth Twins Activate!, Cool Zebra Stripes, Emotional Support Fish, Dog Expressions, Hyena Travel Plan, Information Gluttony, Sneezing Plants?, Mind Control, Heart Alexa, SMELLY DINOS, And Much More...

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Jun 20 2019

1hr 42mins

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Rank #11: 05 June, 2019 – Episode 724 – Mind the Gap, Science!

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Baby Planets!, Here Kitty!, Curious Viruses, Interview w/ Dr. Matthew Stanley on Einstein, Mole Rats Feel No Pain, Science Sponges, Elephant Footprints, Blood Guts And Autism, Lost Tribe Teeth, You Should Run, And Much More...

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Jun 06 2019

1hr 50mins

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Rank #12: 14 August, 2019 – Episode 734 – What’s that Noise?

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Free Will Falters?, First Cells Collaborated, Underwater Neanderthals, Monkey Worry Molecule, Big Frog Nests, Picking Baby Sex, Justin's Airship Future, Supernova Dust, Plastic Snow, Black Hole Rising, Daddy Longlegs Venom, Feeling Foreshocks, And Much More...

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Aug 15 2019

1hr 41mins

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Rank #13: 05 September, 2018 – Episode 686 – This Week in Science (TWIS) Podcast

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Chickens And Eggs, Sexy Brain Cells, Medical Gene Editing, Space Elevator, Color Hawk Eyes, Meals And Mating, Medieval DNA, Plant Promises, Old Cheese, Ladies Follow Ladies, Self-aware Fish, And Much More...

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Sep 06 2018

1hr 58mins

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Rank #14: 10 July, 2019 – Episode 729 – Science Freestyle!

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Interview w/ rap artist Baba Brinkman, Crab Power Rays, Molecule Storage, Toothy History, Ancient Human Skulls, Inherited Memory, Spider Aggression, Extinction Revival, Smells Like Love, Long live corn!, A Hot World, And Much More...

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Jul 11 2019

1hr 55mins

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Rank #15: 17 July, 2019 – Episode 730 – What is a Constant?

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Interview w/ Dr. Lukas Pasteka, Another Constant?, Neuralink Tech, Ancient Breastfeeding, Zombie Ant Fungus, Eat Bugs, Bugs In Pain, Rubik's AI, Antarctic Snow Blowers, Radioactive islands, Runner's Elbow, And Much More...

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Jul 18 2019

2hr 5mins

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Rank #16: 28 August, 2019 – Episode 736 – Hot Nudi Science!

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Interview w/ Dr. Richelle Tanner, Sleep Mutations, Fingerprint Earth, Toxoplasma Gondii Genes, Plane Noisy, Crows Like Puzzles!, Strict Fasting, Carbon Chips, How Hot Now?, Vacation Routines, And Much More...

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Aug 29 2019

1hr 57mins

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Rank #17: 19 December, 2018 – Episode 700 – This Week in Science (TWIS) Podcast

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Top 11 of 2005, Black Hole Loops?, Ring Rain, Momma Says Danger, Swimming With Danger, Guns Kill Kids, Space Fossils, Earth Fossils, Facebook Value?, CRISPR Mutants & Precision, Sounds Like Home, And Much More...

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Dec 21 2018

1hr 42mins

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Rank #18: 08 May, 2019 – Episode 720 – How to Stop the Extinctions

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Looming Extinctions, Black Hot Ice, The Modern Phage, Logical Wasps, Sexy Flies, Cambrian Fuel, Collapsar Stars, Human Origin Letdown, Heart Repair, Blood Brain Test, Pokemon Brain, Pandas And Bamboo, A Lost Stash, And Much More...

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May 09 2019

1hr 42mins

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Rank #19: 31 July, 2019 – Episode 732 – Are You Ready to Science?

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TESS Findings, Salty Battery, Probiotic Cures?, Hot Wings, Ant Protection, Old Parents, Baby Bacteria, Mosquito Love, Regeneration Paths, CRISPR Test, Cockroach Bot!, Cuttlefish Bugs, PE Tests, And Much More...

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Aug 01 2019

1hr 37mins

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Rank #20: 26 June, 2019 – Episode 726 – The Daily Animal News Show!

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Neanderthal Tech, Mammalian Radiation, Barefoot Walkers, Rolling Poop, We Make Mosquitoes, Robots Make Jobs!, Glia Glue, Big Bird Bones, Nar-what?, Cicada Hallucinations, Hot Europe, And Much More...

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Jun 28 2019

1hr 46mins

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22 January, 2019 – Episode 755 – Directing Space Traffic

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Interview w/ Dr. Moriba Jah, Cancer T Cells, Snakes And A Virus, Watery Mars Dirt, Wet Rattlesnakes, Helper Parrots, Psychoactive Mood Bump, Greying Hair?, Playful Wolf Pups, And Much More...

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Jan 24 2020

2hr 1min

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08 January, 2020 – Episode 753 – 2020 Science Vision!

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Predictions Past, Predictions Future, Localizing FRBs, Ancient Scientists, Brain Organoid Tumors, Insect Screens, Bear Necessities, Flying Guts, Cuttlefish In Glasses, Noodle News, Predated Brains, And Much More...

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Jan 10 2020

1hr 48mins

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23 December, 2019 – Episode 752 – A Decade in Review

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The Past Decade of Science in Review, And Much More... Merry TWISmas, and a happy New Year, everyone!

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Dec 27 2019

2hr 9mins

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18 December, 2019 – Episode 751 – The Top 11 Discoveries of 2019!

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The Top 11 Science Discoveries of 2019, And Much More... Merry TWISmas, everyone!

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Dec 20 2019

1hr 48mins

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11 December, 2019 – Episode 750 – How Fish Bones Tell Stories

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Interview w/ Dr. Virgina Butler on Digging Fish Bones, Pig-Monkey Mix, Lice Go Way Back, Extinction Complexity, Greenlandic Thaw, Baboon Sex, SF Sea Otters, Faking It, Little Drummer Brains, Fungus Trees, Lit Nets, And Much More...

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Dec 13 2019

2hr 5mins

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04 December, 2019 – Episode 749 – Did It Really Start With A Bang?

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Interview w/ Dr. Ethan Siegel, Shrinking Brains, Domesticated People, Questionable Domestication, Evasive Bacteria, Bird Breaks, Galapagos Finch Fear, Shrinking Birds, Listening Dogs, Frozen Pup, Foggy Findings, EPA Transparency Troubles, And Much More...

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Dec 05 2019

2hr 15mins

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20 November, 2019 – Episode 748 – The Science Awakens

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Half A Brain, Update On The Force, Skull Bonnet, Yeasty Bees, Peacock Disco, Swimming Bees, Milky Way Gazing, Brightest Burst, Science Broth, Non-Stick Toilets, Dino Bird, Moon Map, Social Health, AR Papers, Not Laughing Gas, And Much More...

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Nov 22 2019

1hr 48mins

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13 November, 2019 – Episode 747 – What Makes a Computer Super?

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Interview w/ Dr. Steve Scott from Cray Inc., AI Evading Detection, More DNA Possibilities?, Big Stalled Weather, Smarter Apes, Bat Guts, Orca Family Life, Shooting Star, A Little Hiccup, Tooth Tales, NO Emissions Up, Gut Phage, And Much More...

The post 13 November, 2019 – Episode 747 – What Makes a Computer Super? appeared first on This Week in Science - The Kickass Science Podcast.

Nov 15 2019

1hr 53mins

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06 November, 2019 – Episode 746 – Does Science Bug You?

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Interview w/ The Bug Chicks, Space Is Closed?, Age Reversal For Mice, Conservatives of Atlantis, Bat Friends, Tracing Ivory, Lost Thoughts, Brain Thoughts, Into The Beyond, Shark Protection, And Much More...

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Nov 07 2019

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30 October, 2019 – Episode 745 – Who Needs a Microbiome Anyway???

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Interview w/ Dr. Tobin Hammer, AI Mastery, Brainssss!, Bacterial Gut Battle, Rat-Eating Monkeys, Creepy Primate, Funny Guys, Stressed Out Organoids, Two-Legged Robots, Rat Racers, Feely Spiders, And Much More...

The post 30 October, 2019 – Episode 745 – Who Needs a Microbiome Anyway??? appeared first on This Week in Science - The Kickass Science Podcast.

Nov 01 2019

2hr 15mins

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23 October, 2019 – Episode 744 – Don’t Fear the AI

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Interview w/ Dr. Melanie Mitchell on AI, Prime Editing, Quantum Supremacy, Cosmological Crisis, Smarty Crabs, Fast Ants, Elbow Sex, Shark Buddies!!, Plants!, And Much More...

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Oct 25 2019

1hr 49mins

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16 October, 2019 – Episode 743 – Science on the Brain

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Good Energy News, Organoid Brain Development, Sea Captain Neanderthal?, Smarty Pigs, Nocturnal Sperm?, Brain Space!, Cool Dinosaurs, Bloody Concussions, Long Live The Brain, Brain Disruptions, Vaccine For Cats, Whispering Whales, Lineman Lessons, And Much More...

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Oct 18 2019

1hr 42mins

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09 October, 2019 – Episode 742 – Science Nobelity

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2020 Nobel Prizes, Funding Black Scientists, The Resistance, New Antibiotic?, Drone Whale Scale, Documentary Drive, Human Salamander, False Song Memories, Mold Pigs, Zebra Stripe Update, Solar Pressure, New Moons, Bird Pee, Can-O-Marrow, And Much More...

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Oct 11 2019

1hr 55mins

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02 October, 2019 – Episode 741 – Detecting Signals

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Tundra Blair & Polar Bears International, 2019 IgNobel Awards, Eat Meat?, Humans > Volcanoes, Ape Minds, Secrets Of The Tardigrade, Sneaky Bacteria, Color Change Asteroid, Cometary Visitor, Save The Sea Grass!, Baby Muscles, And Much More...

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Oct 03 2019

1hr 35mins

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25 September, 2019 – Episode 740 – Science & CheMystery!

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Interview w/ C.A. Preece on Science & Comics, Bad Climate News, Good Climate News, Old Bottles, Correction!, Rat Serial Killers, Robot Rodeo, Tea Time, Delicate Disaster, Crypt Keeper Wasps!, Cat Friends, And Much More...

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Sep 26 2019

1hr 56mins

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18 September, 2019 – Episode 739 – Unintended Consequences!

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Moon Dust, Unintended Mosquitoes, Weird Old Apes, Pain In The Asp, Hide & Seek Rats, Older Neanderthals, Cure For Colds, Everything Old Is, Asteroid Impacts, Scent Sacs, Big Neutron, And Much More...

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Sep 20 2019

1hr 52mins

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11 September, 2019 – Episode 738 – Palindromatic Science!

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Not Your Future Home, What Is Habitable?, Crater Lake, Age Reversing Drugs, Snake Skin Surprise, T Rex A/C!, Better Antibiotics?, CAR-T For Hearts, Bubble Blowing Black Hole, So Super Cool, Shocking News!, Robot Skin, And Much More...

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Sep 12 2019

1hr 35mins

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04 September, 2019 – Episode 737 – Ethics and the Brain

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Interview w/ Dr. Veljko Dubljevic, Ancient Magma Oceans, 8th Grade Smarty Computer, Ancient Lake, Adventures in Jellyfishing, Squirrel Busy Bodies, Crystalline Nets, Cornea Transplant, Long Beautiful Hair, Super Fast Snail, And Much More...

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Sep 05 2019

1hr 55mins

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28 August, 2019 – Episode 736 – Hot Nudi Science!

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Interview w/ Dr. Richelle Tanner, Sleep Mutations, Fingerprint Earth, Toxoplasma Gondii Genes, Plane Noisy, Crows Like Puzzles!, Strict Fasting, Carbon Chips, How Hot Now?, Vacation Routines, And Much More...

The post 28 August, 2019 – Episode 736 – Hot Nudi Science! appeared first on This Week in Science - The Kickass Science Podcast.

Aug 29 2019

1hr 57mins

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21 August, 2019 – Episode 735 – What’s In a Brain?

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Human Brain Evolution, Brain Lanes, Brain Maps, Toxoplasmystery Solved!, Lake Of Bones!, Koala Poo Pills, Locust Face Plants, Underwater Boat!, Beneficial Recklessness?, Mongolia!, Practice Or Perfect, Spider Storms, Memory Ripples?, Bioluminescent Schools!, And Much More...

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Aug 22 2019

1hr 42mins

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iTunes Ratings

388 Ratings
Average Ratings
270
35
16
21
46

Justin enough said

By cornrobie - Jul 16 2019
Read more
Two smart women and then there’s Justin.

Alberta Rose

By all things considered 24/7 - Apr 04 2019
Read more
Blair, Kiki, and Justin are exceptional. Love Kiki