Scientific American Podcast

The Skinny on Fat

Dodany: 12 grudnia 2017

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Biochemist Sylvia Tara talks about her book The Secret Life of Fat: The Science behind the Body's Least-Understood Organ and What It Means for You. -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

The Skinny on Fat

Dodany: 12 grudnia 2017

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Biochemist Sylvia Tara talks about her book The Secret Life of Fat: The Science Behind the Body's Least Understood Organ and What It Means For You. -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

Your Brain Is So Easily Fooled

Dodany: 27 listopada 2017

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Journalist Erik Vance talks about his first book, Suggestible You: The Curious Science of Your Brain’s Ability to Deceive, Transform and Heal. -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

Your Brain Is So Easily Fooled

Dodany: 27 listopada 2017

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Journalist Erik Vance talks about his first book, Suggestible You: The Curious Science of Your Brain’s Ability to Deceive, Transform and Heal. -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

Come On and Zoom (through the Universe)

Dodany: 12 listopada 2017

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Caleb Scharf, director of Columbia University’s Astrobiology Center talks about his latest book, The Zoomable Universe: An Epic Tour through Cosmic Scale, from Almost Everything to Almost... --...

Come On And Zoom (Through the Universe)

Dodany: 12 listopada 2017

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Caleb Scharf, director of Columbia University’s Astrobiology Center talks about his latest book, The Zoomable Universe: An Epic Tour Through Cosmic Scale, From Almost Everything to Almost... --...

Monsters: Not Just for Halloween

Dodany: 25 października 2017

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Stephen Asma, professor of philosophy at Columbia College Chicago and author of On Monsters: An Unnatural History of Our Worst Fears, talks about our enduring fascination with monsters. -- Read...

Monsters: Not Just for Halloween

Dodany: 25 października 2017

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Stephen Asma, professor of philosophy at Columbia College Chicago and author of On Monsters: An Unnatural History of Our Worst Fears, talks about our enduring fascination with monsters. -- Read...

Maryn McKenna's <i>Big Chicken,</i> Part 2

Dodany: 18 października 2017

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Award-winning journalist Maryn McKenna talks about her latest book, Big Chicken: The Incredible Story of How Antibiotics Created Modern Agriculture and Changed the Way the World Eats. (Part 2 of......

Maryn McKenna's Big Chicken, Part Two

Dodany: 18 października 2017

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Award-winning journalist Maryn McKenna talks about her latest book Big Chicken: The Incredible Story of How Antibiotics Created Modern Agriculture and Changed the Way the World Eats. (Part 2 of... ...

Maryn McKenna's <i>Big Chicken,</i> Part 1

Dodany: 18 października 2017

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Award-winning journalist Maryn McKenna talks about her latest book, Big Chicken: The Incredible Story of How Antibiotics Created Modern Agriculture and Changed the Way the World Eats. (Part 1 of......

Maryn McKenna's Big Chicken, Part One

Dodany: 18 października 2017

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Award-winning journalist Maryn McKenna talks about her latest book Big Chicken: The Incredible Story of How Antibiotics Created Modern Agriculture and Changed the Way the World Eats. (Part 1 of... ...

Nobel Prize Explainer: Catching Proteins in the Act

Dodany: 4 października 2017

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The 2017 Nobel Prize in Chemistry was awarded jointly to Jacques Dubochet, Joachim Frank and Richard Henderson for developing cryo-electron microscopy that can determine high-resolution structures...

Nobel Prize Explainer: Catching Proteins in the Act

Dodany: 4 października 2017

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The 2017 Nobel Prize in Chemistry was awarded jointly to Jacques Dubochet, Joachim Frank and Richard Henderson for developing cryo-electron microscopy that can determine high-resolution structures...

Nobel Prize Explainer: Gravitational Waves and the LIGO Detector

Dodany: 3 października 2017

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The Nobel Prize in Physics was awarded today to Rainer Weiss, Barry Barish and Kip Thorne for their contributions to the LIGO detector and the observation of gravitational waves. -- Read more on...

Nobel Prize Explainer: Gravitational Waves and the LIGO Detector

Dodany: 3 października 2017

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The Nobel Prize in Physics was awarded today to Rainer Weiss, Barry C. Barish and Kip S. Thorne for their contributions to the LIGO detector and the observation of gravitational waves. -- Read...

Nobel Prize Explainer: Circadian Rhythm's Oscillatory Control Mechanism

Dodany: 2 października 2017

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The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine was awarded today to Jeffrey Hall, Michael Rosbash and Michael Young for discoveries of molecular mechanisms controlling circadian rhythms. -- Read more...

Nobel Prize Explainer: Circadian Rhythm's Oscillatory Control Mechanism

Dodany: 2 października 2017

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The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine was awarded today to Jeffrey C. Hall, Michael Rosbash and Michael W. Young for discoveries of molecular mechanisms controlling circadian rhythms. --...

Does Evolution Repeat Itself?

Dodany: 28 września 2017

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Jonathan Losos, biology professor at Harvard and curator of herpetology at the university’s Museum of Comparative Zoology, talks about his latest book, Improbable Destinies: Fate, Chance and... --...

Does Evolution Repeat Itself?

Dodany: 28 września 2017

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Jonathan Losos, biology professor at Harvard and curator of herpetology at the university’s Museum of Comparative Zoology, talks about his latest book Improbable Destinies: Fate, Chance, and... --...