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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.

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Justin enough said

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Two smart women and then there’s Justin.

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Blair, Kiki, and Justin are exceptional. Love Kiki

iTunes Ratings

391 Ratings
Average Ratings
272
35
16
21
47

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 Feb 13, 2020

The Best Episodes Ranked Using User Listens

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Rank #1: 01 August, 2018 – Episode 681 – This Week in Science (TWIS) Podcast

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Stress Monkeys, Smashing Atoms, Science Says, Pyramid Power?, Biome Battlefield, Great Self-Control, Father's Influence, Bioengineered Lungs, Bones About It, Opioid Increases, Drugged Cicada Butts, And Much More...

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Aug 02 2018

1hr 51mins

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Rank #2: 25 July, 2018 – Episode 680 – This Week in Science (TWIS) Podcast

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Water On Mars, Overcoming CRISPR, Bacteria Can Talk, Uncontroversial Conservation, Bigger Climate Spiders, Brainy Discovery, Finding A Fungus, Better Beer, Candida Confusion, Manga-Bey Behavior, Adaptive Anoles, And Much More...

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Jul 26 2018

2hr 1min

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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 September, 2018 – Episode 687 – This Week in Science (TWIS) Podcast

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Interview w/ David Quammen, Sugar Maker, New Neurons Discovered, Human Egg Marks, Beer Before Farming!, Old Art, Shrimp Shields, Beetle Baby Branding, Shark Encounters, Plastic Dolphin Pee, AI For Radio, Finding Ordinary Matter, Hot Drops Move, Wolverine Me, And Much More!!!

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Sep 13 2018

2hr 9mins

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Rank #5: 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 #6: 21 November, 2018 – Episode 696 – This Week in Science (TWIS) Podcast

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Interview w/ Dr. Andrew Maynard, Artificial Pseudocells, Active Mini-Brains, Strong Old Mice, Pouring Rain, Poop Cubes, Vitamins For Babies, Spider Silk Strong, New Old Life, Tooth Rings, And Much More...

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Nov 24 2018

1hr 58mins

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Rank #7: 23 January, 2019 – Episode 705 – This Week in Science (TWIS) Podcast

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Is Planet 9 Real?, Cloned Edited Monkeys, Listening Leaves, Crow Considerations, Budgie Boyfriends, Can Cure Cancer?, Check Your Gums, Reversing Alzheimer's, Sediba Stories, Neander News, Little Dead Frozen Things, Go Go Gadget Gene Drive, Exercise Is Mental, Jesus Geckos, And Much More...

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Jan 24 2019

1hr 49mins

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Rank #8: 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 #9: 08 August, 2018 – Episode 682 – This Week in Science (TWIS) Podcast

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Interview on Crows w/ Kaeli Swift, Star Light Explosion, Safety In Numbers, Koala Junk, Blinded By Blues, Viking Walrus Ivory, Prozac Nature, Bee Youthful, Little Dog Complex, Exercise And Cocaine, 44 New Planets, And Much More...

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Aug 09 2018

1hr 56mins

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Rank #10: 27 February, 2019 – Episode 710 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

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Interview w/ Drs. Konstantin Batygin & Mike Brown About Planet 9, Thank The Clouds, CO2 Into Coal?, CBD From Yeast, Repellent Stripes, BIRDS ARE SMART, "Flying Bulldog" Rediscovered, Sweet And Sour, Abundant Life, And Much More...

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Mar 01 2019

2hr 1min

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Rank #11: 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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Rank #12: 17 April, 2019 – Episode 717 – Keeping Science Alive!

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First Heart?, Only Mostly Dead!, CBD Cures, Microbial Bowels, Fire Ant Soap Opera, Sea Spider Legs, Coral Reef Screens, Exoplanet Life, Baby Molecule, Deep AI, Bio Machines, Pond Life, Ancient Pee, And Much More...

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Apr 18 2019

1hr 40mins

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Rank #13: 12 June, 2019 – Episode 725 – Are We Kidding About Science?

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Worm Behavior, Ancestor Cells, Mass in the Moon, Smart Bees, Elephant Nose, Twins No More, Making Universal Blood, Artery Hardening, Feather Lice Lives, Research Ban, Contagious Yawning, Sleep Schedules, And Much More...

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Jun 13 2019

1hr 43mins

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Rank #14: 13 February, 2019 – Episode 708 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

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Interview w/ Dr. Brian Keating, Bug-pocalypse, Heart-Shaped Tail, Sandy Footprints, Slimy Rocks, Love is for Losers, Emotional Alterations, Valentine's Drinking Plans, Ultima Pancake, Mars Of Lost Loves, And Much More...

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Feb 15 2019

2hr 2mins

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Rank #15: 30 January, 2019 – Episode 706 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

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Interview w/ Dr. Rebecca Helm On Jellyfish, Eyes From Skies, Think And Say, Dating Old Man, Rising Tides, Artsy Bees, Mice-olation, Baby Talk, Sequencing Axolotl, Church Science, and Much More...

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Jan 31 2019

1hr 55mins

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Rank #16: 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 #17: 27 March, 2019 – Episode 714 – What is the End?

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Interview w/ Dr. Katie Mack On Astrophysics, Brain Cells For Bob?, Exercise Factors, 5-Year Plan, Babysitter Benefits, Scuba Diving Lizards, Big Ol T Rex, Lamb Bag Update, Over-Interpretation Hallucination, Evolution Constraints, Cancer Trees, And Much More...

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Mar 29 2019

2hr 4mins

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Rank #18: 26 September, 2018 – Episode 689 – This Week in Science (TWIS) Podcast

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Genie In The Lab, The Sixth Sense, Not So Brutal, Sickness Smells, Vegetarian Sharks, Mantis Fishers, Nasal Influence, Retroviral Addiction, Microbial Trash Cans, Synthetic Cellular Circuits, And Much More...

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Sep 29 2018

1hr 59mins

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Rank #19: 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 #20: 10 October, 2018 – Episode 691 – This Week in Science (TWIS) Podcast

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The Bad News, Cassini's Last Word, Galactic Archaeology, Smelly Fruit, Disturbing Mouse Calls, Neandertals Now & Then, Brains & Nerves & Things, New Vesuvius View, Fish Hook Ethics, Is Hubble Safe?, And Much More...

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Oct 12 2018

1hr 44mins

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