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This Week in Science (TWIS) is a weekly, hour-long web and radio show presenting an humorous, often opinionated, and irreverent look at the week in science and technology. In each episode, TWIS discusses the latest in cutting-edge science news on topics such as genetic engineering, stem cells, cybernetics, epigenetics, space exploration, neuroscience, microbiology, the end of the world, and a show favorite – Countdown to World Robot Domination.

This Week in Science (TWIS) is a weekly, hour-long web and radio show presenting an humorous, often opinionated, and irreverent look at the week in science and technology. In each episode, TWIS discusses the latest in cutting-edge science news on topics such as genetic engineering, stem cells, cybernetics, epigenetics, space exploration, neuroscience, microbiology, the end of the world, and a show favorite – Countdown to World Robot Domination.
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This Week in Science (TWIS) is a weekly, hour-long web and radio show presenting an humorous, often opinionated, and irreverent look at the week in science and technology. In each episode, TWIS discusses the latest in cutting-edge science news on topics such as genetic engineering, stem cells, cybernetics, epigenetics, space exploration, neuroscience, microbiology, the end of the world, and a show favorite – Countdown to World Robot Domination.

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Episodes

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

4/26/2018
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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...

Duration:01:52:35

18 April, 2018 – Episode 667 – This Week in Science (TWIS) Podcast

4/19/2018
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Space Diamonds, Brains In Brains, Ebola Vaccine Hope, MoOOOoles, Famous Animal Victims, Ant Rewards, Neander Noses, Plastic Eating Enzyme, Fog Harvest, Face Palm Science, Diseases And Drinking, And Much More...

Duration:01:37:40

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

4/12/2018
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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...

Duration:01:39:45

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

4/5/2018
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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...

Duration:01:57:21

28 March, 2018 – Episode 664 – This Week in Science (TWIS) Podcast

4/3/2018
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No Dark Matter, Too Much Water, Humans In Canada!, People Everywhere, Mama Bears, Shark Poop Factories, Buried Controversy, Worms For Weightloss, Superbug Battle, Brain Mapping Revolution, Not Really New Organ, Fish Lunch Lag, And Much More...

Duration:01:39:36

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

3/22/2018
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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...

Duration:02:02:29

14 March, 2018 – Episode 662 – This Week in Science (TWIS) Podcast

3/15/2018
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No New Neurons, Different Signals, Nursemaid Neanderthals, Barn Mouse Domesticity, Team Termite!, A Hermit's Bones, Bt Benefits, Detecting The Undetectable, Flying Fossil, Raven Ravings, Spider Gifts, And Much More...

Duration:01:55:52

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

3/10/2018
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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...

Duration:01:53:44

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

3/8/2018
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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…

Duration:01:53:15

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

2/22/2018
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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...

Duration:02:09:21

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

2/15/2018
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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...

Duration:02:05:39

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

2/8/2018
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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...

Duration:01:49:37

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

2/1/2018
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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...

Duration:01:46:10

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

1/26/2018
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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...

Duration:01:52:41

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

1/25/2018
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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...

Duration:01:04:51

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

1/17/2018
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Live from the Entomology 2017 conference, insects, insects, insects, and much more!!!

Duration:01:36:21

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

1/11/2018
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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...

Duration:01:54:07

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

1/4/2018
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Native Migrations, Political Instability, White Nose Hope, Foxy Moth Friends, Solving Global Warming, Bacterial Ultrasound, Tinnitus Treatment, And Much More...

Duration:01:21:30

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

12/28/2017
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The Top 11 Science Stories of 2017!!!

Duration:01:49:23

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

12/24/2017
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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...

Duration:01:58:20

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