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This Week in Science – The Kickass Science Podcast

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

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How Metal is Science?

This Week: Wildfire Smoke, 3D Printed Future, Interview w/ Dr. Michael D.L. Johnson re: Metal & Microbes, Moth Manipulations, Seahorse Placentas, Salt For Cancer, Old Dark Energy, Autistic Identity, Hot BioFuel, Tiny Robots, Memory Formation, And Much More... The post 22 September, 2021 – Episode 843 – How Metal is Science? appeared first on This Week in Science - The Kickass Science Podcast.

1hr 53mins

24 Sep 2021

Rank #1

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Science For Inspiration

This Week: IgNobel Awards!, Martian Rocks, Pulse Connection, Under Pressure, Mammoth Solution?, COVID-19 Update, Toilet-Trained Cows, Cannibal Butterflies, Tiny Anchors, Protein Aging, Hearing Hope, KidneyX Prize, And Much More... The post 15 September, 2021 – Episode 842 – Science For Inspiration appeared first on This Week in Science - The Kickass Science Podcast.

1hr 44mins

17 Sep 2021

Rank #2

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Will Nuclear Fusion Ever Work?

This Week: Fusion Magnets, Justin's Good News, Transplant Sniffer, Shape Shifters, Perseverance Payoff, Duck Talk, COVID Update, Gecko Bot!, Dog Knowledge, Bad Police Behavior, Cellular Mimic, Danger Smellers, Cat Stripes, And Much More... The post 08 September, 2021 – Episode 841 – Will Nuclear Fusion Ever Work? appeared first on This Week in Science - The Kickass Science Podcast.

1hr 41mins

10 Sep 2021

Rank #3

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What's Up With Science NOW?

This Week: Disappearing Debris, Just Good News, Pay What?, Step On It, Old Chinese Beer, Muscular Microbes, INTERVIEW W/ Dr. Alok Patel RE: COVID & NOVA NOW, Octopus Ladies, Cockatoo Tools, CRIBS For Coral, Microbial Rain, Genetic Friends, Personality Faces, And Much More... The post 01 September, 2021 – Episode 840 – What’s Up With Science NOW? appeared first on This Week in Science - The Kickass Science Podcast.

1hr 44mins

3 Sep 2021

Rank #4

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Digging in the Science Dirt

This Week: Space Vs Health, Evolution Education, Isolated Flies, Eat For Life, INTERVIEW W/ Dr. Noah Fierer RE: Antarctic Microbes, Babbling Baby Bats, Choking Under Pressure, Preventing Plant Pests, Caribbean Cannibals?, Political Prison Profit, Brainy Organoids, Social Tourette's Tics, And Much More... The post 25 August, 2021 – Episode 839 – Digging in the Science Soil appeared first on This Week in Science - The Kickass Science Podcast.

1hr 49mins

27 Aug 2021

Rank #5

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Maybe it Could Have Been Worse?

This Week: Fusion Breakthrough, Children Are Different, Targeting Cancer, COVID Update, Polygamous Woodpeckers, Big City Mammals, CFC's & Climate Change, Contact Tracing?, Camo Chameleons, And Much More... The post 18 August, 2021 – Episode 838 – Maybe it Could Have Been Worse? appeared first on This Week in Science - The Kickass Science Podcast.

1hr 11mins

27 Aug 2021

Rank #6

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Do You Have Climate Concerns?

This Week: Climate Alarm, Power Plant Potential, Hydrogen Hype?, Missing Mars Rock, Maniac Robots, Age-Reversing Microbes, Free Loading Cats, COVID Update, Bargain-Shopping Bats, Poisonous Frog Sponge, Mast Cell Advance?, Matrix AI, Social Signals, Lady Learnings, And Much More... The post 11 August, 2021 – Episode 837 – Do You Have Climate Concerns? appeared first on This Week in Science - The Kickass Science Podcast.

1hr 40mins

13 Aug 2021

Rank #7

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04 August, 2021 – Episode 836 – Do You Give a Hoot About Science?

This Week: Competitive Microbes, Pollinating Microbes, Daddy Legs, Red Asteroid Bodies, All You can Eat, Life Death Trade-off, Garbage Cockatoos, Animal Art, Parental Birbs, Sleep Sabotage, Oxygen Extinction?, Melting Russia, And Much More... The post 04 August, 2021 – Episode 836 – Do You Give a Hoot About Science? appeared first on This Week in Science - The Kickass Science Podcast.

1hr 28mins

6 Aug 2021

Rank #8

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Want a CRISPR Mosquito?

This Week: CRISPR Mosquito Cages, Neanderthal Blood, Doggy Lie Detector, Open Alpha Folding, Caffeine Buzz, Genome Completion, CRISPR Update, Baby Pterodactyls, Baboon FitBits, Microbial Mouths, IPCC warnings, Human Vision Streaks, Baby Mouse Dreams, And Much More... The post 28 July, 2021 – Episode 835 – Want Some CRISPR Mosquitoes? appeared first on This Week in Science - The Kickass Science Podcast.

1hr 34mins

30 Jul 2021

Rank #9

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Fly Me to the Moon, Mr. Bezos!

This Week: You Will Assimilate, Viruses On Ice, Twisty Shark Intestines, AI Protein Puzzler, Not Spider Silk, COVID Update, Poo-Eating Pikas, Fish Friends, Butterfly Blues, Oceans Are Full, Song Rules, Rat Empathy, And Much More... The post 21 July, 2021 – Episode 834 – Fly Me to the Moon, Mr. Bezos! appeared first on This Week in Science - The Kickass Science Podcast.

1hr 35mins

23 Jul 2021

Rank #10