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The kickass weekly science and technology radio show presenting a humorous and irreverent look at the week in science and tech. Each show TWIS discusses the latest in cutting edge science news on topics such as genetic engineering, cybernetics, space exploration, neuro science, and a show favorite Countdown to World Robot Domination. The show is hosted by Dr. Kirsten Sanford, a PhD in neuroscience, Justin Jackson, a wisecracking professional car salesman and armchair physicist, and Blair Bazdarich, a zoologist. Consistently voted one of the top science radio shows on the web - check it out and hear a science news program like no other.

The kickass weekly science and technology radio show presenting a humorous and irreverent look at the week in science and tech. Each show TWIS discusses the latest in cutting edge science news on topics such as genetic engineering, cybernetics, space exploration, neuro science, and a show favorite Countdown to World Robot Domination. The show is hosted by Dr. Kirsten Sanford, a PhD in neuroscience, Justin Jackson, a wisecracking professional car salesman and armchair physicist, and Blair Bazdarich, a zoologist. Consistently voted one of the top science radio shows on the web - check it out and hear a science news program like no other.
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The kickass weekly science and technology radio show presenting a humorous and irreverent look at the week in science and tech. Each show TWIS discusses the latest in cutting edge science news on topics such as genetic engineering, cybernetics, space exploration, neuro science, and a show favorite Countdown to World Robot Domination. The show is hosted by Dr. Kirsten Sanford, a PhD in neuroscience, Justin Jackson, a wisecracking professional car salesman and armchair physicist, and Blair Bazdarich, a zoologist. Consistently voted one of the top science radio shows on the web - check it out and hear a science news program like no other.

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English


Episodes

09 January, 2019 – Episode 703 – This Week in Science (TWIS) Podcast

1/10/2019
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Magnetic Movement, Crystal Stars, Repeating FRB FTW!, Human Desire, Ebola Cure, Primate Disease, Whale DJs, Immune Systems, Early Autism Changes, Anger Stimulation, Cricket Culprits, Freaking Eye Beams, And Much More…

Duration:01:59:50

02 January, 2019 – Episode 702 – This Week in Science (TWIS) Podcast

1/3/2019
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2018 Predictions Review, 2019 Predictions, Drinkable Brain Juice, Dating Africa, Dinosaur Noses, Cuteness Aggression, Dimensional Bubble, New Horizons Snowman, Asimov Predicts, And Much More...

Duration:01:37:27

26 December, 2018 – Episode 701 – This Week in Science (TWIS) Podcast

12/27/2018
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Top 11 of 2018!!!, And Much More...

Duration:01:47:08

19 December, 2018 – Episode 700 – This Week in Science (TWIS) Podcast

12/20/2018
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Top 11 of 2005, Black Hole Loops?, Ring Rain, Momma Says Danger, Swimming With Danger, Guns Kill Kids, Space Fossils, Earth Fossils, Facebook Value?, CRISPR Mutants & Precision, Sounds Like Home, And Much More...

Duration:01:42:07

12 December, 2018 – Episode 699 – This Week in Science (TWIS) Podcast

12/13/2018
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Uterine Influence, Deep Life, Dark Matter Evolution, Spider Milk, Junkie Finches, Midwest Climate Woes, Your Brain On Imagination, Information Mindset, Hexagonal Structures, Supernova Death, Toothless Whales, And Much More...

Duration:01:47:03

05 December, 2018 – Episode 698 – This Week in Science (TWIS) Podcast

12/6/2018
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CRISPR Babies Update, You, Me, Uterus!, Placenta In A Dish, Not Our Tools, Not A Dolphin, Uno Dos of Trace, New Species!, A Neuromorphic Synapse?, Galileo GPS Relativity, Going Greenland, No Heart Stem Cells, And Much More...

Duration:02:01:22

28 November, 2018 – Episode 697 – This Week in Science (TWIS) Podcast

11/29/2018
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Interview w/ Dr. Alex Himmel from FermiLab,CRISPR Babies, Climate Bugs, Star People, Whale Wax, Zombie Spiders, Climate Assessment, InSight, Ion Wind Power, Passing Legos, And Much More...

Duration:02:03:32

21 November, 2018 – Episode 696 – This Week in Science (TWIS) Podcast

11/23/2018
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Interview w/ Dr. Andrew Maynard, Artificial Pseudocells, Active Mini-Brains, Strong Old Mice, Pouring Rain, Poop Cubes, Vitamins For Babies, Spider Silk Strong, New Old Life, Tooth Rings, And Much More...

Duration:01:58:25

14 November, 2018 – Episode 695 – This Week in Science (TWIS) Podcast

11/15/2018
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Bad Desert Rain, Climate Change Sperm, Slow Your Roll, Primates Of The Caribbean, Neander-Lungs, Insect Pollution Punch, Plastic Poop, Reap And Soy, Scorpion Tales, Greenland Space Landing, Air Filter For Health, And Much More...

Duration:01:35:48

07 November, 2018 – Episode 694 – This Week in Science (TWIS) Podcast

11/8/2018
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No More Denial, Bionic Mushrooms!, Whales From SPACE!, Piranha Barks, Frogs Legs Forever, Wasting Diversity?, Milky Way's Black Hole, Speaking of Holes, Blind Big Bird, Llama Bodies, Sliver Of Truth, And Much More...

Duration:01:35:30

24 October, 2018 – Episode 693 – This Week in Science (TWIS)

10/25/2018
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Interview w/ Dr. Daniel Holz, Brainy Birds, Liquid Land, Extra-Fast Internet, Momma Chimp Knows, Better Beetle Babies, Moss Medicine, Stressful Stink, Do Lizards Dream?, And Much More...

Duration:02:06:12

17 October, 2018 – Episode 692 – This Week in Science (TWIS) Podcast

10/18/2018
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My Two Dads, Life Questions, Nervous Stem Cells, Goo For Growth, Blind As A Bat?, Tornado Hurricane, Nicotine Noodles, Dead Rats, Preserve Life Now, Snow Song, And Much More...

Duration:01:43:21

10 October, 2018 – Episode 691 – This Week in Science (TWIS) Podcast

10/11/2018
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The Bad News, Cassini's Last Word, Galactic Archaeology, Smelly Fruit, Disturbing Mouse Calls, Neandertals Now & Then, Brains & Nerves & Things, New Vesuvius View, Fish Hook Ethics, Is Hubble Safe?, And Much More...

Duration:01:44:33

03 October, 2018 – Episode 690 – This Week in Science (TWIS) Podcast

10/6/2018
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Interview w/ Dr. Susanne Brander from OSU, Nobel Prize Time!, Change Is Coming, Standard Model Challenge?, Neanderteeth, Bird PDA, Cats And Rats, Is That A Moon?, Goblin Planet, Very Old Dishes, And Much More...

Duration:02:17:23

26 September, 2018 – Episode 689 – This Week in Science (TWIS) Podcast

9/28/2018
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Genie In The Lab, The Sixth Sense, Not So Brutal, Sickness Smells, Vegetarian Sharks, Mantis Fishers, Nasal Influence, Retroviral Addiction, Microbial Trash Cans, Synthetic Cellular Circuits, And Much More...

Duration:01:59:29

19 September, 2018 – Episode 688 – This Week in Science (TWIS) Podcast

9/20/2018
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Interview w/ Dr. Kathryn Matthews from Oceana, 2018 IgNobel Awards, Alzheimer's Discovery, Touchy Sea Otters, Love Hate Relations, Early Birds, Cold Case Ivory, Star Trek Exoplanet, Sandalwood For Hair, Antidepressants And Antibacterials, Robotic Skins, And Much More...

Duration:02:10:57

12 September, 2018 – Episode 687 – This Week in Science (TWIS) Podcast

9/13/2018
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Interview w/ David Quammen, Sugar Maker, New Neurons Discovered, Human Egg Marks, Beer Before Farming!, Old Art, Shrimp Shields, Beetle Baby Branding, Shark Encounters, Plastic Dolphin Pee, AI For Radio, Finding Ordinary Matter, Hot Drops Move, Wolverine Me, And Much More!!!

Duration:02:09:40

05 September, 2018 – Episode 686 – This Week in Science (TWIS) Podcast

9/6/2018
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Chickens And Eggs, Sexy Brain Cells, Medical Gene Editing, Space Elevator, Color Hawk Eyes, Meals And Mating, Medieval DNA, Plant Promises, Old Cheese, Ladies Follow Ladies, Self-aware Fish, And Much More...

Duration:01:58:46

29 August, 2018 – Episode 685 – This Week in Science (TWIS) Podcast

8/30/2018
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Interview w/ Anil Ananthaswamy, Less Nutritious Air, AWAKE And Surfing, Ultima Thule Targeted, Service Shrimp, Turtle Trees, Poop Mom, Secret Head Tunnels, The Microbe Fog, Bionic Eye Alert!, And Much More...

Duration:01:56:24

22 August, 2018 – Episode 684 – This Week in Science (TWIS) Podcast

8/23/2018
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Neander-sovans, We're Melting, Water On Moon, CRISPR Edits, Lazy Efficiency, Pointy Eggs, Life Is Older, Out There Ideas, Marijuana Worms, Bacterial Blood, Nerve Agent Nanobots, Steve Sky Glow, And Much More...

Duration:02:00:11