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Listen commercial free! StarTalk presents our new podcast, “Playing with Science,” where we explore the science behind some of the most iconic, memorable moments in sports. Our new show is hosted by professional British soccer player and sports broadcaster Gary O’Reilly and Chuck Nice, voted “Fan Favorite StarTalk co-host” for the past two years. Our guests will include top professional athletes, sports experts, coaches, and pundits, and even everyone’s personal astrophysicist, Neil deGrasse Tyson. In this special “Episode Zero” teaser, you’ll hear Chuck and Gary describe the show, and then you’ll hear a segment from our episode about 1972’s Immaculate Reception, arguably the most famous play in the history of NFL football, where Franco Harris caught a deflected pass by Terry Bradshaw to score a touchdown, win the playoff game, and begin the infamous rivalry between the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Oakland Raiders that persists to this day. The episode features Chuck, Gary, guest physicist Eric Goff, who is the author of “Gold Medal Physics: The Science of Sports”, sports writer Jim Brennan, Neil deGrasse Tyson and NY Jets quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick. Welcome to the show, and remember: “Playing with fire gets you burned, “Playing with Science” gets you learned.” New episodes will premiere Wednesday nights at 7 pm ET.

Listen commercial free! StarTalk presents our new podcast, “Playing with Science,” where we explore the science behind some of the most iconic, memorable moments in sports. Our new show is hosted by professional British soccer player and sports broadcaster Gary O’Reilly and Chuck Nice, voted “Fan Favorite StarTalk co-host” for the past two years. Our guests will include top professional athletes, sports experts, coaches, and pundits, and even everyone’s personal astrophysicist, Neil deGrasse Tyson. In this special “Episode Zero” teaser, you’ll hear Chuck and Gary describe the show, and then you’ll hear a segment from our episode about 1972’s Immaculate Reception, arguably the most famous play in the history of NFL football, where Franco Harris caught a deflected pass by Terry Bradshaw to score a touchdown, win the playoff game, and begin the infamous rivalry between the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Oakland Raiders that persists to this day. The episode features Chuck, Gary, guest physicist Eric Goff, who is the author of “Gold Medal Physics: The Science of Sports”, sports writer Jim Brennan, Neil deGrasse Tyson and NY Jets quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick. Welcome to the show, and remember: “Playing with fire gets you burned, “Playing with Science” gets you learned.” New episodes will premiere Wednesday nights at 7 pm ET.
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United States

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StarTalk

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Listen commercial free! StarTalk presents our new podcast, “Playing with Science,” where we explore the science behind some of the most iconic, memorable moments in sports. Our new show is hosted by professional British soccer player and sports broadcaster Gary O’Reilly and Chuck Nice, voted “Fan Favorite StarTalk co-host” for the past two years. Our guests will include top professional athletes, sports experts, coaches, and pundits, and even everyone’s personal astrophysicist, Neil deGrasse Tyson. In this special “Episode Zero” teaser, you’ll hear Chuck and Gary describe the show, and then you’ll hear a segment from our episode about 1972’s Immaculate Reception, arguably the most famous play in the history of NFL football, where Franco Harris caught a deflected pass by Terry Bradshaw to score a touchdown, win the playoff game, and begin the infamous rivalry between the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Oakland Raiders that persists to this day. The episode features Chuck, Gary, guest physicist Eric Goff, who is the author of “Gold Medal Physics: The Science of Sports”, sports writer Jim Brennan, Neil deGrasse Tyson and NY Jets quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick. Welcome to the show, and remember: “Playing with fire gets you burned, “Playing with Science” gets you learned.” New episodes will premiere Wednesday nights at 7 pm ET.

Language:

English


Episodes

Physics on Wheels, with Dr. Skateboard & Othello Clark (Repeat)
Physics on Wheels, with Dr. Skateboard & Othello Clark (Repeat)

8/15/2018

Surf’s Up – The Big Waves (Repeat)
Surf’s Up – The Big Waves (Repeat)

8/8/2018

The Electrifying World of Formula E
The Electrifying World of Formula E

8/1/2018

The Physics of the Tour de France (Repeat)
The Physics of the Tour de France (Repeat)

7/27/2018

Swimming Science and USRPT
Swimming Science and USRPT

7/18/2018

Swimming Science and USRPT
Swimming Science and USRPT

7/18/2018

Rugby – Physics and Grit, with Todd Clever
Rugby – Physics and Grit, with Todd Clever

7/11/2018

MLB Greatness and Trout 5 Design, with Mike Trout
MLB Greatness and Trout 5 Design, with Mike Trout

7/4/2018

Cosmic Queries: FIFA World Cup Edition
Cosmic Queries: FIFA World Cup Edition

6/27/2018

Hole-istic Golf, with Craig Davies and Sean Foley
Hole-istic Golf, with Craig Davies and Sean Foley

6/20/2018

Extended Classic: Planet Soccer, with Neil deGrasse Tyson
Extended Classic: Planet Soccer, with Neil deGrasse Tyson

6/13/2018

The Science of Romance, with Helen Fisher
The Science of Romance, with Helen Fisher

6/12/2018

Extended Classic: The Science of “The Catch”
Extended Classic: The Science of “The Catch”

12/20/2017

Extended Classic: The Immaculate Reception
Extended Classic: The Immaculate Reception

12/13/2017

Planet Soccer: Science and Technology
Planet Soccer: Science and Technology

12/6/2017

Snowboarding: Shreddin' the Gnar
Snowboarding: Shreddin' the Gnar

11/29/2017

Extended Classic: The Art of the Hail Mary
Extended Classic: The Art of the Hail Mary

11/15/2017

World Series Slugfest, with Neil deGrasse Tyson
World Series Slugfest, with Neil deGrasse Tyson

11/8/2017

Physics on Wheels, with Dr. Skateboard & Othello Clark
Physics on Wheels, with Dr. Skateboard & Othello Clark

11/1/2017

Baseball: The Perfect Game
Baseball: The Perfect Game

10/25/2017