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Each Friday, journalist Ira Flatow is joined by listeners and studio guests to explore science-related topics -- from subatomic particles and the human genome to the Internet and earthquakes. Flatow offers in-depth discussion with scientists and others from all walks of life, giving listeners the chance to hear from the people whose work influences their daily lives.
Thursday, March 13, 2014 2:00pmThree out of the six reactors at the Fukushima Daichii nuclear power plant suffered a meltdown.
Thursday, March 13, 2014 2:00pmWe celebrate the web’s 25th birthday with an archival clip of Tim Berners-Lee, the web’s inventor, and take a look ahead with Lee Rainie of the Pew Research Center.
Thursday, March 13, 2014 2:00pmRutgers University entomologists unravel clues to identify a new invasive roach species in New York City.
Thursday, March 13, 2014 2:00pmIn a preliminary study, researchers identified 10 lipids in the blood that correlated with an increased risk for Alzheimer’s.
Thursday, March 13, 2014 2:00pmAs we celebrate Pi Day, mathematician Steven Strogatz talks about how the ancients calculated pi—and how you can do it at home.