This Week in Science
This Week in Science

22 February, 2017 – Episode 607 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Februrary 24, 2017113 min
Interview w/ Dr. Greg Cunningham RE: Olfaction in Penguins, The TRAPPIST-1 System, Left Vs Right, Cute Lemur Faces, Mosquito ID Tech, Guts Need Nerves, Hair Cell Breakthrough!, Ancient Cave Bacteria!, Cat Apologies, And Much More… Take our audience survey!!! DISCLAIMER, DISCLAIMER, DISCLAIMER!!! Just this week, in a solar system not so far away As far far as other solar systems go… 7 planets, rocky in nature and all within the zone of habitability Sparked the imagination of NASA. Imagine a solar system so tightly wound that from the surface of any planet You can see the others with the naked eye… So close that if it were ours, we could colonize them all… As they may all be wet with water… Yes, an astronomer's wet dream, an unconstrained cornucopia of science fiction scenarios. And what better way to begin the day than with the knowledge that There are 7 more planets in our galaxy that may hold the potential for life to flourish. But before you pack your bags and hitch your wagon to thi

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