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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.
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.

Link: www.twis.org


23 May, 2018 – Episode 672 – This Week in Science (TWIS) Podcast

May 24, 2018 1:58:38


Interstellar Headlines, Dose Of Sunshine, Could You Iceman?, Nanotubes For All, Octopus Stories, Loch Ness Science, Turdigrades, End Of The World, Regrowing Brains, Raccoon Lizard Cat, Let's Talk Worms, And Much More...

16 May, 2018 – Episode 671 – This Week in Science (TWIS) Podcast

May 18, 2018 1:57:55


Interview w/ Ron Naveen, Water Plumes, Under Pressure, Mini Neanderthal Brains?, Homo Naledi's Brain, Memory Transfer?, Turtle Sex, Birds Of Pay, Change Your Sheets, Ice Records, Cure The Cold?, And Much More...

02 May, 2018 – Episode 669 – This Week in Science (TWIS) Podcast

May 4, 2018 1:30:52


Native American History, Thirsty Skeeters, Jeepers Creepers!, Camo Works!, Meet The Dino-Bird, DNA Methods, Quiet Bats, Hawking Ideas, WORLD'S OLDEST SPIDER, And Much More...

25 April, 2018 – Episode 668 – This Week in Science (TWIS) Podcast

Apr 27, 2018 1:52:34


Interview w/ Sarita Menon, Uranus Stinks, Galaxies Old And New, Black holes Everywhere, Sweaty Trees, Male Moths Matter, Fruit Fly Rewards, Latrine Fly Bubbles, Telomerase Structure, Strong Kids, Warm Cells, And Much More...

11 April, 2018 – Episode 666 – This Week in Science (TWIS) Podcast

Apr 12, 2018 1:39:43


Fixing Alzheimer's, Finger Bone Finding, Birds Of A Feather, Wall Downfall?, Smart Lemurs, Of Bathrooms And Bacteria, Scrubbing Memzymes, Carbon XPrize, Bloodless Monitoring, Viral Rich History, Immunity Migrations, SlaveMakers, And Much More...

04 April, 2018 – Episode 665 – This Week in Science (TWIS) Podcast

Apr 5, 2018 1:57:20


Interview w/ Dr. Ayanna Howard, Cloud Life, Down The Drain, Dead People Problems, Anti-bacterial Enzyme, Turtle Table Manners, Hot Tub Monkeys, Fiery Death, Bird Vision, The Smoking Diet, And Much More...

21 March, 2018 – Episode 663 – This Week in Science (TWIS) Podcast

Mar 22, 2018 2:02:28


Scientist Doodles, Rogue Star, New Neander News, Double Denisovan, Batty Communication, Cane Toad Traps, The Sinkhole State, Plastic Everywhere, Gerrymandering Science, Graphene Hair, Fat Fries Taste, 5 Fantastic Frogs, And Much More...

07 March, 2018 – Episode 661 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Mar 10, 2018 1:53:43


Interview w/ Michael Shermer, African Flip Flop, Early Photosynthesis, That Sinking Feeling, Martens & Squirrels, Flying Pesticides, Earhart's Bones, Tattoo Persistence, Killer Animals: Exposed!, And Much More...

28 February, 2018 – Episode 660 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Mar 9, 2018 1:53:14


It's Alive!!!, Dry Life, Wet Life, Neanderthal Art, Flopper Ants, Dog Poo Eating, Ancient Smokers, Body Language, Seeing Thru Dust, Ciao Alcoholism!, Big Nose Monkeys, And Much More…

21 February, 2018 – Episode 659 – This Week in Science (TWIS) Podcast

Feb 22, 2018 2:09:20


Interview w/ Dr. Ryan Kobrick, Let's Talk Gender, Focus On Depression, Old DNA New News, Bacterial Bouncers, Snapping Shrimp Racket, Viral Hormones, Wine, And Much More...

14 February, 2018 – Episode 658 – This Week in Science (TWIS) Podcast

Feb 16, 2018 2:05:38


How Many Loves?, Predictions Of Infidelity, Moving Mammoths, Loving The Flow, Femme Fatale Fireflies, Memory Is Sexy, Bunnies Abound, Pup Pituitary, Can't Buy Love, Can Buy Happiness, And Much More...

07 February, 2018 – Episode 657 – This Week in Science (TWIS) Podcast

Feb 9, 2018 1:49:35


Falcon Launch Success, TRAPPIST-1 Planets, Outside The Galaxy, Dead Vikings, Blue Malaria Urine, Barter Rats, Woodpecker Brain Damage, India Antibiotic Trouble, Urine Isn't Sterile, Thermometers For Everyone, Naked Mole Bat, And Much More...

31 January, 2018 – Episode 656 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Feb 2, 2018 1:46:09


Naked Mole Rat Longevity, Genetic Jitters, Eureka!, Horse Toes, Rooster Roadies, Rolling The Dice, Muscle Memory, Cancer vaccine!, Genetic Nurture, Genome Sequencing, Plastics R Bad, Voynich AI Crack, And Much More...

24 January, 2018 – Episode 655 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Jan 27, 2018 1:52:40


Baby Clone Monkeys, Humanity Is In The Brain, Arctic Archaeology, Shrinking Birds, The Bee Buzz, Supplemental News, Smart Contact Lenses, BPA Won't Go, God Helmet Placebo, Curry FTW!, Space Disco, And Much More...

18 January, 2018 – Episode 654 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Jan 26, 2018 1:04:50


Syrup Futures, Dead Saiga, Does Climate Depress You?, But, Space Lasers..., Creative Brains, Blair's Bear Poop, Stabby Slammy Time, Chameleon Glow, Viral Memory, Something Shocking, And Much More...

Live from Entomology 2017! – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Jan 18, 2018 1:36:19


Live from the Entomology 2017 conference, insects, insects, insects, and much more!!!

10 January, 2018 – Episode 653 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Jan 12, 2018 1:54:06


2017 Predictions Review, Predictions for 2018, CRISPR Troubles, Pregnancy Or Infection, Anaesthetics Are Weird, Microbioroccoli, People Of Ice And Snow, Coldigators, Shrimp Defense, And Much More...

03 January, 2018 – Episode 652 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Jan 5, 2018 1:21:28


Native Migrations, Political Instability, White Nose Hope, Foxy Moth Friends, Solving Global Warming, Bacterial Ultrasound, Tinnitus Treatment, And Much More...

27 December, 2017 – Episode 651 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Dec 29, 2017 1:49:21


The Top 11 Science Stories of 2017!!!

20 December, 2017 – Episode 650 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Dec 24, 2017 1:58:19


NASA's Dark Matters, NASA Picks New Winners, Photosynthesis History, Life Is Old, A Savage Justice, Birds Conserving Mass, Poo Policy, Memory And Survival, Sperm for Women!, Not So Rainy Pain, Teach For Sharks!, Orwellian Science, And Much More...

13 December, 2017 – Episode 649 – This Week in Science (TWIS) Podcast

Dec 16, 2017 2:07:32


Interview with Greg Gage, Juno What?, Space Mystery Solved, Building Blocks, Sandy Metropolis, Microbial Moods, Change For Hummers, Bamboo Poo, Cats Or Dogs, Fusion Future?, Glowing Plants, And Much More...

06 December, 2017 – Episode 648 – This Week in Science (TWIS) Podcast

Dec 9, 2017 1:41:04


Interview w/ K. Arcand & M. Watzke On Magnitude, North South Links, Sea Turtle Lost Years, Missing Link!, Bronze Age Space Bling, Hereditary Mental Illness, Tongue Clusters, Uterus Ethics?, And Much More!!!

29 November, 2017 – Episode 647 – This Week in Science (TWIS) Podcast

Dec 1, 2017 1:43:13


Zombie Matter, China's DAMPE, 6 Letter Alphabet, Yeti Buzzkill, Dumb Lizards, Mars Worms, Buff Ladies, Heart Patch, Fuzzy Dino Bird, Origami Muscles, Rats Of NY, Bacterial Rush, Coffee Climate, And Much More...

22 November, 2017 – Episode 646 – This Week in Science (TWIS) Podcast

Nov 25, 2017 1:55:15


Interstellar Visitor, Kill Switches & A Driving Debate, Poo & You!, Dolphin Gifts, Sinister Loving Snails, Another Genome?, Gut Brain Effects, Prion Skinny, Turkey Trouble, Science Take Down!, And Much More...

15 November, 2017 – Episode 645 – This Week in Science (TWIS) Podcast

Nov 17, 2017 2:09:14


Interview w/ Kelly Weinersmith, Noisy Feathers, Smelly Feathers, Wine Time, Climatia Update, Neolithic Farmer Gatherers, Pulsar Pulse, Zinc Finger Treatment, Sex Attacks, And Much More...

08 November, 2017 – Episode 644 – This Week in Science (TWIS) Podcast

Nov 11, 2017 1:37:55


Transgenes For Skin, Renewed Explosions, Murdering of Cells, Clumsy Male Mammoths, Speedy Salmon Sperm, Human Height, Rejuvenation Of Cells, Artificially Sweet Septic, Helpful Bonobos, An Awful Death, Who's Baaaaaaaaaad?, Rod-Cones!, And Much More…

01 November, 2017 – Episode 643 – This Week in Science

Nov 3, 2017 1:56:25


Cooperating Chimps, Aging Is Inescapable, Peptide Life, Oceanic Kleptos, Vibrating Oysters, Speed Of Gravity, AI For Suicide, Aliens Like Us, Space Brain!, Attosecond X-ray, T-Rex Arms, Salty Saliva, And Much More...

25 October, 2017 – Episode 642 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Oct 27, 2017 1:56:12


Antimatter Matters, CRISPR Pigs!, Medieval Lepracy Squirrels, Shrunken Heads!, Once Upon A Spider Sex, Radioactive Zombie Plastic, Mass Biodiversity Boom?, Bacteria Evolve, Robotic Bees, Daydreaming..., Chury Pebbles, Gun Show Spillover, Spider Venom VR, Stem Cells For Vampires, And Much More...

18 October, 2017 – Episode 641 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Oct 20, 2017 1:38:33


Neutron Star Smash!!!, AIs Rule Go, Salty Science, Saltier Science, Smother Mothers, Venom Variation, Eruption And Famine, No Easter In Argentina, Reproductive Bacteria, Breast Cancer Awareness, Octopus Camouflage, Spider Labyrinths, And Much More...

11 October, 2017 – Episode 640 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Oct 13, 2017 1:46:48


What Matter?, Dark Matter, Marsigrades?, Bacteria For Youth, Good Neighbors, Noise Problems, Corn Futures, Memory At Altitude, Turbo Charged Brain, Museum Storage Finds, Schizophrenic Blood Vessels?, Rings Around Haumea, Bees For Coal, And Much More...

04 October, 2017 – Episode 639 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Oct 7, 2017 1:50:49


Nobel Intent 2017, Clone Editing!, Jumping Herpes, Old People, Aesop's Raccoons, Tsunami Stowaways, Woven Links, Brain Drain, Hydrogen From Sunlight, Tabby's Star Update, Universal Flu Vaccine Trial, And Much More...

27 September, 2017 – This Week in Science (TWIS) Podcast

Sep 29, 2017 1:53:48


The 17%, LIGO VIRGO GO!, Bird Beak Beginnings, Sleepy Jellies, Multitasking Pigeons, Growing Up Neanderthal, A Memory Molecule, Secrete Life Of Finger Tips, World Robot Domination, More Old Life, And Much More...

20 September, 2017 – Episode 101 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Sep 22, 2017 2:04:40


IgNobels 2017!!!, Bacteria And Cancer, Alzheimer's Progress, TWITEOTW, The Ultimate Sacrifice, All Hail Beelzebufo!, Easter Island People, Black Planet?, Blue Eggs, Why Blue?, No Sleep For Depression, DeColorizing Butterflies, Fake Skin!, Plastic Eating Problem?, VaJayJay Science, And Much More...

13 September, 2017 – Episode 636 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Sep 15, 2017 2:07:15


Interview w/ Emily Lakdawalla on Cassini Mission, Viking Warrior Wonderings, Voynich Not Much, To Sit Or Not?, Water Moon, Sleep-Deprived Sex Flies, Octo Origins, Squirrel Chunking, Stem Cell Conversion, Long Range Low power, And Much More...

06 September, 2017 – Episode 635 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Sep 9, 2017 1:45:38


CRISPR Debate, Zika For Cancer, Long Lived Evolution, Ancient Crete Feet, Ancient Americans, Keeping It Clean, Bird Nose Necessity, Vampires Are Real?, Finding Holes, Cultural Wife Swapping, And Much More...

30 August, 2017 – Episode 634 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Sep 1, 2017 1:44:32


Ancient Math, Human Variation, Mass Extinctions Suck, Probable Meteoroids, Whale Teeth Tales, Four Flippers Flipping, Bones For Brains, Microbial Messages, Moth Dating Games, Drink More Coffee, Promising Biomedicine, And Much More...

23 August, 2017 – Episode 633 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Aug 25, 2017 2:04:49


Interview w/ James S.A. Corey, Exxon Misled People, There Is Hope, Hydrothermal Activity on Mars, Raining Diamonds in Neptune, Dry Old Moon, Don't Take Vitamins?, Feeling Female Fish?, Holy Shrinking Mackerel!, Teeth Mussels!, Elite Bacteria, And Much More...

16 August, 2017 – Episode 632 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Aug 18, 2017 1:52:04


How We Started, Fish Jaws, Dino-stein Tree, Sulfur Breath, Jellied Teamwork, Eclipse Gone Wild, Immune Switch, Making Magic Mushrooms, E-Cig Quitters, Middle Sweet, Spider hunger, Spider Kevlar!, And Much More...

09 August, 2017 – Episode 631 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Aug 12, 2017 2:07:09


Interview & Stories with Tom Merritt, Bees Know Zero, Gardening Cockroaches, Neutrino Bumpin', Dark Matter Clumpin', Tiny Ear Bones, Learn In Your Sleep, Diet For Learning, Pay-ola-opioid-pah-demic, And Much More...

02 August, 2017 – Episode 630 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Aug 4, 2017 1:57:19


Interview w/ Jaya Iyer, Embryonic Editing, Hypnosis In The Brain, Echo Chambers Online, Ocean Body Snatchers, Itsy Bitsy Personality, Cheater Cleaners, Neuron Cooperation, And Much More...

26 July, 2017 – Episode 629 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Jul 28, 2017 1:48:38


Dead Football Brains, Measles Making Return?, Neanderthal Brain, Ant Life, Stop Smearing Snails, Nature's DJ, Speak Of Yourself, An Aging Target, On Geoengineering, Drinking For Memory, And Much More...

19 July, 2017 – Episode 628 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Jul 21, 2017 1:58:44


Interview w/ Jessica Hebert, Shadow Occult, Space Sounds, Movie Cells, Pushing It Back, Frak., Thin Watery Line, No Bird Crossing, Squirrels Never Forget, World Robot Domination, And Much More...

12 July, 2017 – Episode 627 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Jul 15, 2017 2:12:21


Interview w/ Dr. Jens Foell, Death On Mars, Red Spot Images, Photon To Earth, Savage Snail Shells, Spider Ant, Quarreling Scientists, Melting, Death, Fix It, And Much More...

05 July, 2017 – Episode 626 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Jul 7, 2017 1:46:42


A Case Against Placenta, Another Extinction!, Our Little Runaways, Neanderthals Get Back, Pretty Fairy Wrens, Praying Mantis Discovery, Ancient Potatoes of Utah, Copying Roman Concrete , Menstruation Brain, Killer Pregnancy, Scorpion-milking Robot, Marshmallows Redux, And Much More!!!

28 June, 2017 – Episode 625 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Jun 30, 2017 1:49:13


Planet 10?, Planet 9?, Warmer Oceans, Rising More Rapidly, Archaea On You!, Bird Beats, Hot Hungry Rats, Neander-dentistry, Chimp Strength, Sleepers For The Sleeping, Cancelling Chronic Pain, Family Beds, SpaceX Double Hitter, Butts For Birds, And Much More!!!

21 June, 2017 – Episode 624 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Jun 23, 2017 1:25:43


Games For Farmers, Ancient Prosthetics, Bad Medicine, Hot In Here, Monkey Wisdom, Old Learned Lady, Fishy Fossil, Carnivore People Problems, Eating Biofuel, Probiotics For Bees, And Much More...

14 June, 2017 – Episode 623 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Jun 16, 2017 1:57:45


Multi-Dimensional Brains, Solar Twins, Jupiter Is Old, Iced Out, Promiscuous Salamanders, Meerkat Paste, Human Transition, Wireless Energy, Deep Brain Stimulation, Two-Headed Space Worms, No-Spray Tan, Fungal Creeps, And Much More...

07 June, 2017 – Episode 622 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Jun 10, 2017 1:45:45


Interview w/ Adrienne Godschalx re: Plant Defenses, Confirming Einstein, Void Life, We're All Moroccan?, Old Rock... Paintings, CAR-T Therapy Win, Monkey Cat!!!, Climate's All Connected, Magic Of Mucus, And Much More...

31 May, 2017 – Episode 621 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Jun 2, 2017 2:12:12


Interview w/ Bill Schutt on Cannibals, Juno Science?, Off Kilter Enceladus, Groundwater On Mars, Massive Fail, Ancient Mummy DNA, Seed Spitting Goats, Pizza Fish, Kissing Macaques, The Methylome, Waste Not Water, Tasting Water, And Much More...

24 May, 2017 – Episode 620 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

May 26, 2017 2:01:08


Interview w/ Richard Prum, Synestia Is Biconcave!, Sperm In Space!!!, Huaca Prieta Find, Cockatools, Happy Friendly Snakes, Flamingo Legs, Whale Of A Tale, Fake Inch Worms, Volkswagen Code, Scary Viruses, And Much More...

17 May, 2017 – Episode 619 – This Week in Science (TWIS) Podcast

May 19, 2017 1:53:55


Our Earth Bubble, Historical Nuke News, Zeno's Quantum Phone, Genetic Origins, All The Dad Feels, Crazy Lady Flies, Be Random!, Microbial Regulation, Trees On The Move, Common Ideas, Big Old Bite, Salty Plastics, Stress Animals, Bees Love Detroit, And Much More...

10 May, 2017 – Episode 618 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

May 13, 2017 1:48:47


Fewer Insect Bodies, Size Matters, Weed For Aging?, New Naledi Find, "I'd rather die", Cuttlefish Love, Dirty Kitchens, Flies, Flies, Flies, Beavers And Oysters, World Robot Domination, Ghostbusters Dino, And Much, Much More...

03 May, 2017 – Episode 617 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

May 5, 2017 1:35:52


Science Budget, Cooperative Antibiotic, Cassini Dives, DNA From Dirt, Everybody Poops, Symbiotic Species, New Dino Discovery, Brain Communication, Wine Protection, Two Language Time, And Much More...

26 April, 2017 – Episode 616 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Apr 28, 2017 1:49:51


Science March Recap, Lamb Bags, Super Supernova Discovery!, Hobbit Origins, Hungry Hungry Caterpillars, Drunk Invertebrates, Buggy Bidding, No Air No Problem, Feet Hitting Pavement, Nutritional Issues, Phages Vs. Bacteria, Whispering Whales, And Much More…

19 April, 2017 – Episode 615 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Apr 21, 2017 1:57:23


Marching For Science, Dark Matter Filaments, Hydrogen Around Us, Snow Pack Predictions, Vanishing Rivers, Battery Bottles, Pigeon Society, Pigeon Sex Differences, Bacterial Cancer Diagnosis, Blood For Brains, Rub Weed On It, Frogs For Noses, Blind Cave Evolution, And Much More...

12 April, 2017 – Episode 614 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Apr 14, 2017 1:54:54


More Melting, Whence Came The Virus?, Early Dino Discovery, Elephant Smarts, Bee-ing Smart, Bacterial Protection?, Sperm Vs. Cancer!, Electromagnetic Shock, Young Poo For Old Fish, Editable Octopus, And Much More!!!

05 April, 2017 – Episode 613 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Apr 7, 2017 1:31:22


Real Replication Trouble, CRISPR Reveal, CRISPR Surprise, Scientific Strawberries, Fang Blennie Bennies, Fish Need Friends, Chemical Eye Regeneration, Microbial Harpoons!, 10,000 Years Native, Mouse Brains And Babies, Plastic Trash, Cow Burying Badgers, And Much More...

29 March, 2017 – Episode 612 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Mar 31, 2017 1:23:53


Body Signals, Citrus Clean, Exporting Ground Water, Weather Whiplash Woes, Spider Personalities, Chimps Don't Care, Survival Of Sex, Raven Cliques, Guppy Love, Plant Microbiome, Cannabis Wine, Arctic Plankton Bloom?, Bullies And Bulimia, Tazzie Tigers Alive???, And Much More...

22 March, 2017 – Episode 611 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Mar 24, 2017 1:36:59


Spanish Cannibals, Venom For Stroke, Spiders Got Personality!, Self-Sustaining Cell, Lab Animal Handling, Happy Lab Rats, Contagious Laughter, See Through Silver, Arctic Depletion, Bad For Bees?, Finding Dormant HIV, Blueberry Vigor?, Tardigrade Survival, Martian Ring Toss, And Much More...

15 March, 2017 – Episode 610 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Mar 17, 2017 1:44:12


50 Years A Model, Healthcare Science, CRISPR Update, Bad Stem Cell, Penguin Parenting, Lazy Ant Ethics, Food Say What?, Debunking The Old, Invasive American Icon, Airport Brain Scans?, Itchy Scratchy, Mars Potatoes, Spider Love, And Much More...

08 March, 2017 – Episode 609 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Mar 11, 2017 1:46:11


Women In Science, What They Ate, Troubling Sinks, Molecular Leaf, Panda's Technicolor Dreamcoat, Elephants Get Fitbit, Eyes Came First, DNA Storage, Time Crystals, Boney Appetite, Spider Nightmare Juice, Sex Talk, Ladies In Space, And Much More...

01 March, 2017 – Episode 608 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Mar 3, 2017 1:54:13


Interview re: March Mammal Madness with Dr. Katie Hinde, Reproduction Interruption, Gene Drive Resistance, One Neuron Rules, Oldest Life Evidence, The Anthropocene Epoch, Plastic Bee Nests, Bees Play Ball, Whoopsie Bee!, And Much More...

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

Feb 25, 2017 1:53:29


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…

15 February, 2017 – Episode 606 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Feb 17, 2017 1:40:41


Guiding Human Editing, CRISPR Patent Ruling, Real Live Malaria, Terrible Headed Lizard, Fly Wing Semaphore, Tough Kids Rule, Monkey In Mirror, Video Game Chemistry, Five Day Fast, Stress Is Good, Low Crime Immigrants, Ant Butt Beetles, And Much More...

08 February, 2017 – Episode 605 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Feb 11, 2017 1:38:44


USDA Problems, Fukushima Don't Worry, Another Zika Vaccine, Childhood Memes, Climate Science Sex, Sea Lamprey Sex, Empathetic Dogs, Monkey Contraception?, Jekyll Hyde Head, Carnivorous Plant Genes, And Much More…

01 February, 2017 – Episode 604 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Feb 3, 2017 1:30:25


Human-Pig Chimeras!, The Science Curious, Just Peoples, Pom Pom Crabs, Zombie Hamsters, Vanishing Peoples, Insect Love Hormone, Really Old Cow, Artificial Communication, Splendid Seeing Spiders, Bat-Bot, And Much More...

25 January, 2017 – Episode 603 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Jan 31, 2017 1:39:38


Political Science, Fresh Water Oceans, Fish Baby Babies, Ladies Know Stress, Interview w/ James Weatherall Author of 'Void', Canadian Fossil Jackpot, Get Your Sleep, Amber Alien, Fairy Rings, And Much More...

19 January, 2016 – Episode 602/21+ – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Jan 30, 2017 46:19


Live from SF Sketchfest! Predatory Mice, Ark Time!, Work Life Balance, Moth Parts, Clymatia, Mother Mary Shark!, And Much More...

18 January, 2017 – Episode 602 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Jan 24, 2017 1:37:15


Cultural Effects, Live Long Don't Eat, Earlier Americans, Parasites Lost, Teen Worm Drama, Prehistoric Pet Rock?, Killer Whale Menopause, Positive Persistant Infections, An Eel Story, Antibiotic Spider Silk?, And Much More...

11 January, 2017 – Episode 601 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Jan 17, 2017 1:36:04


New Life!, Spider Silk Spinning, Retro Virus Age, Avian Relations, Suburban Bird Divorce, Mouse Vision, Baboon Vowels, Glial Age, The Appendix, Predictions In Spaaaace!, Pitty Orchids, Superhero Side-effects, And Much More...

04 January, 2016 – Episode 600 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Jan 10, 2017 1:39:03


Interview w/ Futurist and Author, Amy Webb, Review of 2016 Predictions, Predictions for 2017, And Much More...

28 December, 2016 – Episode 599 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Jan 4, 2017 1:40:16


Dr. Kiki, Justin, and Blair wish you a Happy New Year with the Top 11 Science Stories of 2016!!! And, of course, much more!!!

21 December, 2016 – Episode 598 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Dec 25, 2016 2:01:27


Interview with Dr. Caren Cooper on Citizen Science, Crowdsourced Memory, Santa’s Climate Woes, Traffic Fatalities, Horizontal Boogie, Savage Chimps, Antler Fibers, Tabby’s Star Transition, Antimatter Matters, Vaccinations For Cows, And Much More…

14 December, 2016 – Episode 597 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Dec 16, 2016 1:54:01


Fearful Science, Climate Science, Run..., Sleep..., Big Headed Ladies, Sexy Stressors, Metaphorically Feeling, Disappearing Penis Bones, Testing Gravity, Glow Worm Pee, Talking Monkeys, And Much More...

07 December, 2016 – Episode 596 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Dec 16, 2016 1:42:39


Science Gets Policy, Dark Matter Distribution, Gut Feelings, Bird Laser Goggles, Fake News Memories?, Breathe In, Justin’s Habitat Corner, FDA Fast Tracks, Weed Scientists, Virtual Games, Sea Bees, And Much More…

30 November, 2016 – Episode 595 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Dec 2, 2016 1:31:02


Weird Quantum Space, Space Eyes, Lucy In The Sky, Not Dead Yet, Old Genes, What The Frack?, Skin You're In, We All Gots Bugs, CRISPR Cures Hemophilia, Boiling Water, Life Choices, And Much More!!!

23 November, 2016 – Episode 594 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Nov 30, 2016 1:58:46


Interview w/ Erik Vance - Author of Suggestible You, More EM Drive Madness, Hot Arctic Weather, Invasion of Earth, Manly Salt Frogs?, Split-Brained Ducks, Combing Your Hair, Sperm Health Benefits, Turkey!!!, And Much More!!!

16 November, 2016 – Episode 593 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Nov 18, 2016 1:39:07


CRISPR For Humans, CO2 You Know, Bacterial Control, Cockatools, Personality And Pigs, Underwater Archeology, Math And Coffee, Anti Bacterial Humans, Tickling Rats, Bird Poop Cooling, And Much More…

09 November, 2026 Episode 592 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Nov 11, 2016 1:37:37


Trump Picks, CRISPR For Humans, Zika Protection, Neanderthals!!!, Sneaky Assassin Bugs, Thorny Devil Sponges, A Chicken Question, Birds And Plastic, Early Land Life, Light Channeling Plants, Scary Snakes, No Connection, Algal Poops, And Much More!!!

04 November, 2016 – Episode 591 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Nov 8, 2016 1:37:46


Tilted Moon, Interview w/ National Aquarium Conservation Director, Cosmic Pasta, New NASA Nose, Interview w/ NASA Goddard Director of Office of Education, Climate Changes Prey, Underwater Nanotech, Whale Song Waves, Interview w/ beatboxer Shodekeh, And Much More...

26 October, 2016 – Episode 590 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Oct 28, 2016 1:38:05


Is It Aliens?, Patient Zero History, Creepy Crawly, Parasitic Plants, How To Poison Ants, Driving Animals Crazy, Flocking Dinos, Plasticity Abides, Bug Burgers, Advancing Prostheses, And Much More...

19 October, 2016 – Episode 589 – This Week in Science

Oct 21, 2016 1:45:56


Interview w/ The Director of the Maryland STEM Festival, Thinking Machines, Planet X Influence, Tool Making Monkeys?, Generous Magpies, Visual Fish, Higgs Bison, Soothing Lithium, Genes With Altitude, And Much More...

12 October, 2016 – Episode 588 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Oct 14, 2016 1:42:53


Interview on Libraries & STREAM, Nation-Space, Water On ProximaB, In Search Of, Space Brain, Hard-Working Ladies, Male Spider Martyrs, Supply And Demand, Mind-Reading Apes, Wild Wolbachia, And Much More...

05 October, 2016 – Episode 587 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Oct 7, 2016 2:13:00


An Interview w/ Volcanologists, 2016 Nobel Prizes, Bugs R'Us, Smart Bees, Buzzed Bees, Ancient Loot Tales, Politics Of Change, The Atlantic Conveyor, Zap And Tingle, Sideways Sharks, And Much More...

28 September, 2016 – Episode 586 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Sep 30, 2016 1:34:18


The 2016 IgNobels!, Three-Parent Baby, No Direction, Psycho Shrew Brains, Spider Nightmare Juice, Symbolic Horses, Musky Marstropolis, Biological Aging, Psychic Psychology?, Socialism Development, And Much More…

21 September, 2016 – Episode 585 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Sep 23, 2016 1:38:10


Tardigrade Protection Secret, Standard Model Spin, Tectonic Life, Island Murder Mystery, Can Pigeons Read?, Bite The Cow, Camouflaged Dinosaurs, Finish This Sentence, Out Of Africa, Ciliary Stroke, And Much More…

14 September, 2016 – Episode 584 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Sep 17, 2016 1:25:47


Gaia Mapping, Crustal Current, Semi-Synthetic Consequences, Space-Age Fabric, Ancient Jeans, Lots Of Giraffes, Roundworm Reproduction, Pluto Paints Charon, Virus Inside Us, Tiny Pterosaurs, Moon Stress, Sleepy Lemurs, Drunk People, And Much More…

07 September, 2016 – Episode 583 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Sep 9, 2016 1:53:19


Interview w/ Dr. James O'Donoghue, EmDrive Rumors, FDA Finally Bans, Magnets In Brains, Milky Pockets, Core Carbon Concerns, Conservation Balance, Social Neurons, Philae Found, Maya codex, Bad Early Spring, And Much More!!!

31 August, 2016 – Episode 582 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Sep 3, 2016 1:48:47


Interview w/ Carl Zimmer, A Signal, Solar System Bodies, Monkey Guts, Blood-Thirsty Brains, Tasmanian Evolution, Whisker Feels, counting Cuttlefish, Oldest European, Oldest Tree, Toxo V. Cancer, And Much More...

24 August, 2016 – Episode 581 – This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS)

Aug 27, 2016 1:37:46


Interview w/ NASA Scientist Walt Meier, Plan-et B!, Getting There, Cool Your Buffer Gas, Gay Termites, Acid Sperm, Patent Settlement, Possum Panic, Octobot!!, And Much More…