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Science Friday


Hr1: Science Improv, Thing Explainer

Science students at Stony Brook University have an unusual offering on the class roster: JRN 503: Improvisation for Scientists. Plus, Randall Munroe o... Read more

November 27, 2015 | 49 min

Hr2:Somewhat Silly Science Earns Ig Nobel Prizes

The Ig Nobel Prizes honor scientific research that first makes you laugh, and then, makes you think.

November 27, 2015 | 50 min

Hr2:Encryption, Transit Maps, Science Club

What role does encryption play in surveillance, security and privacy? Plus, how psychology and cognitive science are shaping transit maps, and your in... Read more

November 20, 2015 | 48 min

Hr1: News Roundup, Why Machines Discriminate, Hard Cider Science

A roundup of the week in science, how big data sets can perpetuate the same biases present in our culture, and a look at the science and art of making... Read more

November 20, 2015 | 49 min

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