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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

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

10/12/2017
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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...

Duration: 01:46:49


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

10/6/2017
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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...

Duration: 01:50:50


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

9/28/2017
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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...

Duration: 01:53:49


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

9/21/2017
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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...

Duration: 02:04:41


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

9/14/2017
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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...

Duration: 02:07:17


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

9/8/2017
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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...

Duration: 01:45:40


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

8/31/2017
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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...

Duration: 01:44:33


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

8/24/2017
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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...

Duration: 02:04:50


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

8/17/2017
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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...

Duration: 01:52:05


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

8/11/2017
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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...

Duration: 02:07:10


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

8/3/2017
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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...

Duration: 01:57:21


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

7/27/2017
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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...

Duration: 01:48:39


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

7/20/2017
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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...

Duration: 01:58:45


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

7/14/2017
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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...

Duration: 02:12:23


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

7/6/2017
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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!!!

Duration: 01:46:44


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

6/29/2017
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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!!!

Duration: 01:49:15


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

6/22/2017
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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...

Duration: 01:25:44


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

6/15/2017
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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...

Duration: 01:57:46


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

6/9/2017
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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...

Duration: 01:45:46


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

6/1/2017
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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...

Duration: 02:12:13

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