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Great Moments In Science - with Dr Karl Kruszelnicki

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Rank #94 in Natural Sciences category

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Natural Sciences
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From the ground breaking and life saving to the wacky and implausible, Dr Karl Kruszelnicki reveals some of the best moments in science.

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From the ground breaking and life saving to the wacky and implausible, Dr Karl Kruszelnicki reveals some of the best moments in science.

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Good information in a fun format

By KayakOtter - Sep 12 2019
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I like this podcast and look forward to each new episode. Good audio quality. Fascinating host. Try it :-)

Outstanding!

By clint wolf - May 23 2017
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Terrific, very interesting podcast.

iTunes Ratings

20 Ratings
Average Ratings
18
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1
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Good information in a fun format

By KayakOtter - Sep 12 2019
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I like this podcast and look forward to each new episode. Good audio quality. Fascinating host. Try it :-)

Outstanding!

By clint wolf - May 23 2017
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Terrific, very interesting podcast.
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Great Moments In Science - with Dr Karl Kruszelnicki

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From the ground breaking and life saving to the wacky and implausible, Dr Karl Kruszelnicki reveals some of the best moments in science.

Rank #1: Our solar system is weird

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With our planets spread far and wide - and no super-sized Earths - we're nothing like the other solar systems we've found.

Jun 18 2019

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Rank #2: Rogue planets: part two

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Planets going rogue and abandoning their star to wander the galactic hood could actually be pretty common.

Apr 02 2019

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Rank #3: Dodging rocks

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We're all just one small rock away from extinction.

Feb 12 2019

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Rank #4: And the Ig Nobel prizes go to ...

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A new year, and a new crop of research to make us laugh and then make us think.

Sep 24 2019

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Rank #5: Dead brains revived!

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Tabloids love using 'Frankenstein' in headlines about science research. But this time, they weren't completely wrong.

Aug 20 2019

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Rank #6: Where gold comes from: part two

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When it comes to making gold, alchemists never stood a chance. For that magic you need cataclysmic collisions, dying megastars and black holes.

May 28 2019

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Rank #7: The end of the internal combustion engine?

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Combustion engines are marvels of engineering and power, but will they feature in the cars of the future?

Oct 08 2019

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Rank #8: Our planetary neighbourhood

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Everybody needs good planetary neighbours. But who is our closest?

Feb 05 2019

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Rank #9: Marco Polo and spaghetti: part two

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There's plenty of evidence that Marco Polo didn't introduce pasta from China. So where did that myth start?

Jul 16 2019

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Rank #10: Mass of a proton: part one

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The Universe is made of atoms — but what are atoms made of?

Dec 11 2018

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Rank #11: The not-so-boring billion

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We all go through slow patches - but the Earth went through a famous boring phase that lasted one billion years. Or did it ...

Oct 01 2019

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Rank #12: Balloon popping

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When a balloon pops, sometimes it leaves lots of small fragments of rubber, and sometimes it leaves just a couple of larger pieces. What's going on?

May 14 2019

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Rank #13: Mass of a proton: part two

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How can relativity and quantum mechanics create mass in a tiny particle?

Dec 18 2018

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Rank #14: Hiccups cure: part one

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Why exactly do we hiccup? Is there a cure!?

Dec 25 2018

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Rank #15: Holy Hole Phobia!

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If that image is creeping you out, you could have trypophobia.

Mar 05 2019

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Rank #16: Easter and the Equinox

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Easter Sunday can fall in March or April, but the date is definitely not random.

Apr 30 2019

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Rank #17: Seashell Ocean Sound

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When you pick up a seashell and hold it to your ear, why can you hear the sound of the ocean?

Feb 26 2019

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Rank #18: Barcode invention: part one

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The story of the barcode has everything - from gangsters to newborns and a whole lot of sand.

Mar 12 2019

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Rank #19: Jargon moving forwards

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Jargon has way more uses than just playing Buzzword Bingo. It's a popular item in the propaganda and social toolkits.

Sep 10 2019

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