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The Dangers of Nanotech

Dodany: 27 stycznia 2011

In the growing field of nanotechnology, engineers are creating countless new microscopic materials. They're used in thousands of consumer goods, from cell phones to cosmetics and sunscreen. But how...

Suspended Animation

Dodany: 25 stycznia 2011

Stopping signs of life and starting them again might seem like pure sci-fi—but cell biologist Mark Roth says it's very possible. In this podcast, he explains why. Podcast produced by David Levin....

NOVA Minute: Global Earthquakes

Dodany: 13 stycznia 2011

NOVA Minutes are a regular radio features that air three times per week on 89.7 WGBH-FM in Boston. In this episode, geologist Chris Goldfinger describes why earthquakes in one part of the globe...

Pearl Harbor Sub Discovered

Dodany: 3 stycznia 2011

In this podcast hear how a newly identified wreck found outside of the harbor may rewrite the history of the Japanese attack. Produced by David Levin. Original interviews by Kirk Wolfinger. NOVA is...

NOVA Minute: The 2012 Hoax

Dodany: 29 grudnia 2010

NOVA Minutes are a regular radio features that air three times per week on 89.7 WGBH-FM in Boston. In this episode, astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson explains that despite all the doomsday claims...

NOVA Minute: The Language of Science

Dodany: 22 grudnia 2010

NOVA Minutes are a regular radio features that air three times per week on 89.7 WGBH-FM in Boston. In this episode, African-American chemistry pioneer Percy Julian gives his take on scientific...

NOVA Minute: Stewards of the Earth

Dodany: 16 grudnia 2010

NOVA Minutes are a regular radio features that air three times per week on 89.7 WGBH-FM in Boston. In this episode, Native American geologist Alexandrea Bowman describes her path to science, which...

Ethics of Erasing Memory

Dodany: 14 grudnia 2010

If you could take a drug that could erase your memories, would you do it? It's not such a hypothetical question—neuroscientists have identified a drug that can wipe out memory in rats. It's not...

NOVA Minute: Whiz Kid

Dodany: 9 grudnia 2010

NOVA Minutes are a regular radio features that air three times per week on 89.7 WGBH-FM in Boston. In this episode, biochemist Erika Ebbel describes how a mentor helped her transform into a...

The Psychology of Spaceflight

Dodany: 6 grudnia 2010

In this podcast, NASA psychologist Al Holland discusses some of the the mental challenges astronauts might face during a mission to Mars. Podcast produced by David Levin. NOVA is produced by WGBH...

NOVA Minute: The Enormity of Things

Dodany: 1 grudnia 2010

NOVA Minutes are a regular radio features that air three times per week on 89.7 WGBH-FM in Boston. In this episode, geologist Adrienne Block explains how she investigates mountains that lie beneath...

NOVA Minute: When I Look Up

Dodany: 24 listopada 2010

NOVA Minutes are a regular radio features that air three times per week on 89.7 WGBH-FM in Boston. In this episode, astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson describes how the universe called him when he...

NOVA Minute: Doctor's Orders

Dodany: 18 listopada 2010

NOVA Minutes are a regular radio features that air three times per week on 89.7 WGBH-FM in Boston. In this episode, climate scientist Gavin Schmidt explains why the Earth needs to see a doctor…...

Astronomy at Stonehenge?

Dodany: 12 listopada 2010

In the 1960s, a new theory surfaced that claimed Stonehenge was the work of ancient astronomers, and that its giant stone pillars were used to predict eclipses of the moon and sun. But was there...

NOVA Minute: Big Inventions

Dodany: 10 listopada 2010

NOVA Minutes are a regular radio features that air three times per week on 89.7 WGBH-FM in Boston. In this episode hear from engineer Colin Angle, cofounder of iRobot, the company that makes the...

The Origin of Dogs

Dodany: 8 listopada 2010

New DNA evidence shows that dogs were probably domesticated from wolves in the Middle East about eight thousand years ago. But wolves are generally fierce animals that travel in packs, and they're...

NOVA Minute: Monkey Psychology

Dodany: 4 listopada 2010

NOVA Minutes are a regular radio features that air three times per week on 89.7 WGBH-FM in Boston. In this episode, experimental psychologist Laurie Santos explains how she studies monkeys in order...

Got Elevator Stories?

Dodany: 1 listopada 2010

In this podcast, radio producer Nick Van der Kolk describes how he ran into Al Gore on an elevator in Chicago. Do you have an elevator story of your own? Have you ever been stuck in one? Did you...

How the Elevator Changed New York

Dodany: 30 października 2010

In this podcast, Paul Goldberger, an architecture critic for The New Yorker, describes how the elevator changed the face of New York City. Produced by David Levin. Interview by Joe Seaman. NOVA is...

NOVA Minute: To Boldly Go

Dodany: 28 października 2010

NOVA Minutes are a regular radio features that air three times per week on 89.7 WGBH-FM in Boston. In this episode, ethnobotanist Ina Vandebroek explains why her job is like Star Trek. Listen in....