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Episodes

Title Duration Published Consumed
Mad Scientists Revive 100-Million-Year-Old Microbes 00:11:27 2020-08-05 12:12
These 4 Covid-19 Vaccines Are Closest to Becoming Reality 00:09:25 2020-08-04 12:12
The Sly Psychology Behind Magicians' Card Tricks 00:09:50 2020-08-03 12:12
How Quickly Can Atoms Slip, Ghostlike, Through Barriers? 00:10:04 2020-07-31 12:12
During Lockdowns, the Earth (Sort of) Stood Still 00:09:04 2020-07-30 12:12
A Billion More Tons of Plastic Could Blanket Earth by 2040 00:08:40 2020-07-29 12:12
How NASA Built a Self-Driving Car for Its Next Mars Mission 00:10:38 2020-07-28 12:12
Everything You Need to Know About the Oxford Covid-19 Vaccine 00:06:13 2020-07-27 12:12
What Happens After a ‘Million-Mile Battery’ Outlasts the Car? 00:09:57 2020-07-24 12:12
Llamas—Yes, Llamas—Could Help Us Fight Covid-19 00:08:20 2020-07-23 12:12
Your Car Is Spewing Microplastics That Blow Around the World 00:09:08 2020-07-22 12:12
Don't Talk About Covid-19's 'Waves'—This Isn't the Spanish Flu 00:07:40 2020-07-21 12:12
You Don't Need Single-Use Plastic Bags. You Need a Mask 00:09:40 2020-07-20 12:12
How to Trick Your Brain to Remember Almost Anything 00:06:31 2020-07-17 12:12
How a ‘Heat Dome’ Forms—and Why This One Is So Perilous 00:09:56 2020-07-16 12:12
Covid-19 Immunity May Rely on a Microscopic Helper: T Cells 00:10:37 2020-07-15 12:12
Covid Kills More Men Than Women. Experts Still Can’t Explain Why 00:23:18 2020-07-14 12:12
Will We Recognize Life on Mars When We See It? 00:12:30 2020-07-13 12:12
Astronomers Are Uncovering the Magnetic Soul of the Universe 00:17:39 2020-07-10 12:12
The Epic Siberian Journey to Solve a Mass Extinction Mystery 00:22:52 2020-07-08 12:12
Hummingbirds Can See Colors We Can’t Even Imagine 00:04:58 2020-07-07 12:12
Nuclear ‘Power Balls’ May Make Meltdowns a Thing of the Past 00:09:47 2020-07-06 12:12
'Carbon Farming' Could Make US Agriculture Truly Green 00:08:07 2020-07-03 12:12
NASA’s New Moon-Bound Space Suits Will Get a Boost From AI 00:07:02 2020-07-02 12:12
Stuck at Home, Scientists Discover 9 New Insect Species 00:07:01 2020-07-01 12:12
Who's to Blame for Plastic Microfiber Pollution? 00:13:32 2020-06-30 12:12
Why Massive Saharan Dust Plumes Are Blowing Into the US 00:09:08 2020-06-29 12:12
Why NASA Designed a New $23 Million Space Toilet 00:09:25 2020-06-26 12:12
The Trouble With Counting Aliens 00:12:38 2020-06-25 12:12
The Design and Science of Patio Dining During a Pandemic 00:12:50 2020-06-24 12:26
Covid-19 Is Bad. But It May Not Be the ‘Big One’ 00:10:44 2020-06-23 12:12
The FDA Revokes Its Emergency Use Authorization for Hydroxychloroquine 00:08:45 2020-06-22 12:12
You Can Now Buy Spot the Robot Dog—If You’ve Got $74,500 00:07:58 2020-06-19 12:12
In Alaska, Summer's Getting Too Hot for the Salmon Run 00:08:58 2020-06-18 12:15
Astronomers Track a Fast Radio Burst to Its Source—a Magnetar 00:10:40 2020-06-17 12:12
The Covid-19 Economic Slump Is Closing Down Coal Plants 00:10:10 2020-06-16 12:12
These Bacteria Ate Their Way Through a Really Tricky Maze 00:08:57 2020-06-15 12:12
What's Confusing About Calling Covid-19 Cases ‘Asymptomatic’ 00:08:56 2020-06-12 12:12
Archaeologists Discover the Largest, Oldest Maya Monument Yet 00:07:27 2020-06-11 12:12
Police Tactics Could Turn Protests Into Covid-19 Hot Spots 00:11:49 2020-06-10 12:12
When Health Care Moves Online, Many Patients Are Left Behind 00:10:46 2020-06-09 12:48
A Drop in Commercial Flights Is Bad for Hurricane Forecasts 00:07:24 2020-06-08 12:12
Trump’s New Space Force Missile Might Be Too ‘Super-Duper’ 00:08:52 2020-06-05 12:12
Rigorous Hand-Washing Will Be Part of Covid-19's New Normal 00:09:42 2020-06-04 12:12
In Minneapolis, Neighbors Are Mobilizing—Offline 00:12:08 2020-06-03 12:12
Turns Out 4 ‘Blank’ Dead Sea Scrolls Actually Have Text 00:06:28 2020-06-02 12:12
Whoooaaa Duuuuude: Why We Stretch Words in Tweets and Texts 00:08:48 2020-06-01 12:12
How Smart City Planning Could Slow Future Pandemics 00:07:57 2020-05-29 12:17
How to Sleep When the World Is Falling Apart 00:12:13 2020-05-28 12:12
What It’s Like to Be First to Fly a Brand New Spacecraft 00:09:14 2020-05-27 12:12
Will Wildfire Smoke Worsen the Pandemic? We're About to Find Out 00:07:51 2020-05-26 12:12
On the Moon, Astronaut Pee Will Be a Hot Commodity 00:08:19 2020-05-25 12:12
How School Shutdowns Have Longterm Effects on Children 00:13:26 2020-05-22 12:12
Carbon Dioxide Emissions Have Dropped 17 Percent During the Pandemic 00:06:30 2020-05-21 12:12
This Robot Can Guess How You're Feeling by the Way You Walk 00:06:03 2020-05-20 12:12
‘Milestone’ Evidence for Anyons, a Third Kingdom of Particles 00:06:09 2020-05-19 12:12
A Secret Space Plane is Carrying a Solar Experiment to Orbit 00:08:09 2020-05-18 12:12
Hungry City Rats Are Looking for a New Lunch Spot Near You 00:06:33 2020-05-15 12:12
How Albert Einstein's Son Tamed the Mississippi River 00:12:43 2020-05-14 12:12
Science Fairs Are Canceled. Maybe That’s Just as Well 00:07:27 2020-05-13 12:12
This Bizarre Insect Is Building Shelters Out of Microplastic 00:08:45 2020-05-12 12:12
NASA's EmDrive Leader Has a New Interstellar Project 00:12:50 2020-05-11 12:12
This Mental Health App Is Tailor-Made for Your Pandemic Woes 00:05:55 2020-05-08 12:23
The Neuroscience of Why You Could Really Use a Hug Right Now 00:10:48 2020-05-07 12:12
The Race to Get Convalescent Plasma to Covid-19 Patients 00:10:39 2020-05-06 12:12
Physicists Clear the Air With a Sweet Frickin' Laser Beam 00:09:21 2020-05-05 12:12
The World Is Still Producing More Oil Than It Needs. Why? 00:08:07 2020-05-04 12:27
Covid-19 Was Here Earlier Than Most Americans Thought. Now What? 00:09:57 2020-05-01 12:12
The Legacy of Math Luminary John Conway, Lost to Covid-19 00:09:31 2020-04-30 12:12
A Brain Implant Restored This Man's Motion and Sense of Touch 00:10:39 2020-04-29 12:12
Spot the Coronavirus Doctor Robot Dog Will See You Now 00:07:34 2020-04-28 12:12
The Deepwater Horizon Disaster Fueled a Gulf Science Bonanza 00:09:18 2020-04-27 12:12
The Real Reason Veterinarians Gave a Tiger a Covid-19 Test 00:12:55 2020-04-24 12:12
New Covid-19 Antibody Study Results Are In. Are They Right? 00:11:30 2020-04-23 12:12
The Cold, Hard Work of Delivering Oxygen to Ventilators 00:07:20 2020-04-22 12:12
Africa's Huge Locust Swarms Are Growing at the Worst Time 00:08:49 2020-04-21 12:12
‘Common Sense’ Is No Substitute for Science in a Pandemic 00:08:15 2020-04-20 14:09
What if Covid-19 Returns Every Year, Like the Common Cold? 00:09:02 2020-04-17 12:12
A New, Plastic-Busting Enzyme Can Break Down Water Bottles 00:08:35 2020-04-16 12:12
Death Cuts the Degree of Separation Between You and Covid-19 00:12:27 2020-04-15 12:12
Turns Out, Traffic Spreads Like the Coronavirus 00:08:09 2020-04-14 12:12
How a Real Dog Taught a Robot Dog to Walk 00:07:42 2020-04-13 16:20
The Political Promise of Carbon Taxes 00:06:01 2020-04-10 12:12
Solar Power Is Sustainable for the Economy, Too 00:09:10 2020-04-09 12:12
The Fishy Fix to a Methane-Spewing Crop 00:07:15 2020-04-08 12:12
Solar Panels Could Be the Best Fad Ever 00:07:43 2020-04-07 12:12
The Search for the Next Big Idea in Magnetic Field Mapping 00:09:58 2020-04-06 12:20
Why Stress-Baking and Cleaning Make You Less Anxious 00:09:32 2020-04-03 12:12
In Crowded Hospitals, Who Will Get Life-Saving Equipment? 00:12:44 2020-04-02 12:12
Researchers Push For Mass Blood Tests as a Covid-19 Strategy 00:14:29 2020-04-01 12:12
France's Virus Train Moves Patients to Less Hard-Hit Areas 00:04:07 2020-03-31 12:12
The Heady, Intricate Beauty of Watching Whiskey Evaporate 00:08:04 2020-03-30 12:12
If Robots Steal So Many Jobs, Why Aren't They Saving Us Now? 00:10:06 2020-03-27 11:12
An Old Source for Potential New Covid-19 Drugs: Blood Serum 00:17:13 2020-03-26 11:24
Telemedicine Is a Safety Valve for a Strained Health Care System 00:08:44 2020-03-25 11:12
The Doctor Who Helped Defeat Smallpox Explains What's Coming 00:14:27 2020-03-24 11:12
The ‘Surreal’ Frenzy Inside the US’ Biggest Mask Maker 00:08:03 2020-03-23 11:12
Mass Panic Is Unlikely, Even During a Pandemic 00:08:55 2020-03-20 11:12
How Long Does the Coronavirus Last on Surfaces? 00:07:04 2020-03-19 11:12
What's Social Distancing? Flattening the Curve? Your Covid-19 Questions, Answered. 00:06:13 2020-03-18 11:12
Scientists Chase Snowflakes During the Warmest Winter Ever 00:10:33 2020-03-17 11:12
The Sea Is Getting Warmer. Will the Shrimp Get Louder? 00:07:16 2020-03-16 11:12
How UFO Sightings Became an American Obsession 00:17:18 2020-03-13 11:12
Plane Contrails Have a Surprising Effect on Global Warming 00:05:38 2020-03-12 11:12
Hungry Animals Can Change How Badly a Landscape Burns 00:08:20 2020-03-11 11:12
Think Flash Floods Are Bad? Buckle Up for Flash Droughts 00:08:57 2020-03-10 11:12
Spit Kits, Sperm Donors, and the End of Family Secrets 00:09:35 2020-03-09 11:12
Did a Woman Get Coronavirus Twice? Scientists Are Skeptical 00:06:39 2020-03-06 12:12
This Clever Robotic Finger Feels With Light 00:07:43 2020-03-05 12:12
Katherine Johnson’s Math Will Steer NASA Back to the Moon 00:06:47 2020-03-04 12:12
So, Amphibians Glow. Humans Just Couldn't See It—Until Now 00:08:08 2020-03-03 12:12
Glowing Amphibians, Extreme Weather Satellites, and More News 00:02:54 2020-03-02 12:12
Australia's Bushfires Completely Blasted Through the Models 00:08:30 2020-02-28 12:12
Bezos’ Earth Fund Should Invest in These Green Technologies 00:09:41 2020-02-27 12:12
How a Princess Cruise Became a Coronavirus Catastrophe 00:11:05 2020-02-26 12:12
Want to Look Inside a Brain? With Transparent Organs, You Can 00:06:26 2020-02-25 12:12
The Atlantic Ocean's 'Conveyor Belt' Stirs Up a Science Fight 00:08:05 2020-02-24 12:12
'Baby Talk' Can Help Kids Learn Language (Oh Yes It Can!) 00:05:38 2020-02-21 12:12
Psychedelic Fiber Offers a New Twist on the Science of Knots 00:06:49 2020-02-20 12:12
A Car ‘Splatometer’ Study Finds Huge Insect Die-Off 00:06:27 2020-02-19 12:12
This Marsupial Dies After Marathon Mating. Now It's Got Bigger Worries 00:08:49 2020-02-18 12:12
NASA Puts a Price on a 2024 Moon Landing 00:05:09 2020-02-17 12:12
Europe’s Solar Orbiter Begins Its Journey to the Sun 00:06:04 2020-02-14 12:12
The Terrifying Science Behind the Locust Plagues of Africa 00:11:13 2020-02-13 12:12
The Secret to Blowing Massive Soap Bubbles 00:06:44 2020-02-12 12:12
A Promising Crispr Trial, Happy-ish Tesla Investors, and More News 00:02:12 2020-02-11 12:12
Crispr'd Cells Show Promise in First US Human Safety Trial 00:10:57 2020-02-10 12:12
Permafrost Is Thawing So Fast, It’s Gouging Holes in the Arctic 00:08:26 2020-02-07 12:12
A Bionic Jellyfish Swims With Manic Speed (for a Jellyfish) 00:06:21 2020-02-06 12:12
A Tiny Glass Bead Goes as Still as Nature Allows 00:07:14 2020-02-05 12:12
Coronavirus Research Is Moving at Top Speed—With a Catch 00:07:36 2020-02-04 12:12
A Spinning Rocket Slinger, a Bionic Jellyfish, and More News 00:02:49 2020-02-03 12:12
Would the Coronavirus Quarantine of Wuhan Even Work? 00:08:11 2020-01-31 12:12
Spot the Robot Dog Trots Into the Big, Bad World 00:07:41 2020-01-30 12:12
The Most Complete Brain Map Ever Is Here: A Fly's 'Connectome' 00:09:28 2020-01-29 12:12
A Robot Dog With a Job, a Noise-Canceling Car, and More News 00:02:44 2020-01-28 12:12
Athletic Authorities Must Reckon With Racing Tech Again 00:08:38 2020-01-27 12:12
The Science Behind Crafting a Perfect Espresso 00:10:51 2020-01-24 12:12
Could China's New Coronavirus Become a Global Epidemic? 00:06:58 2020-01-23 12:12
Pop Culture May Evolve at the Same Rate as Birds and Bugs 00:05:41 2020-01-22 12:12
Scientists Fight Back Against Toxic ‘Forever’ Chemicals 00:08:14 2020-01-21 12:12
Meet Xenobot, an Eerie New Kind of Programmable Organism 00:05:45 2020-01-20 12:12
A Feral Cat Infestation, Swarms of Snake Emoji, and More News 00:03:31 2020-01-17 12:51
Cats Are Making Australia's Bushfire Tragedy Even Worse 00:07:48 2020-01-16 12:12
Australia’s Wildfires Might Intensify Future Climate Crises 00:06:57 2020-01-15 12:12
Scientists Made a Nearly Invincible Lithium-Ion Battery 00:05:15 2020-01-14 12:47
The FDA Announces Two More Antacid Recalls Due to Cancer Risk 00:10:05 2020-01-13 12:34
Wildfires Are Obliterating Australia's Iconic Ecosystems 00:08:33 2020-01-10 12:12
Does Dark Energy Really Exist? Cosmologists Battle It Out 00:09:14 2020-01-09 12:12
Science Explains Why We Should All Work Shorter Hours in Winter 00:10:57 2020-01-08 12:12
How the Extreme Art of Dropping Stuff Could Upend Physics 00:06:42 2020-01-07 12:12
Whales Help Explain the Evolutionary Mystery of Menopause 00:05:29 2020-01-06 12:12
Now Entering Orbit: Tiny Lego-like Modular Satellites 00:09:09 2020-01-03 12:12
It's Not Just You—Wild Swings in Extreme Weather Are Rising 00:10:42 2020-01-02 12:12
This Cave Contains the Oldest Story Ever Recorded 00:05:18 2020-01-01 12:12
Giant Surveillance Balloons Are Lurking at the Edge of Space 00:08:43 2019-12-31 12:12
We Might Not Be Planting the Right Kinds of Forests 00:14:48 2019-12-30 12:12
WIRED's 7 Big Science Stories That Shaped 2019 00:12:00 2019-12-27 12:12
Got the Flu? These Doctors Really Want to See You—Virtually 00:05:20 2019-12-26 12:12
Acidifying Oceans Could Eat Away at Sharks' Skin and Teeth 00:05:39 2019-12-25 12:12
New Tests Use Epigenetics to Guess How Fast You're Aging 00:10:35 2019-12-24 12:12
What a 5,700-Year-Old Piece of Gum Reveals About Its Chewer 00:07:05 2019-12-23 12:12
Traveling for the Holidays? Here's How to Not Get Sick 00:06:38 2019-12-20 12:12
Mathematician Terence Tao Cracks a ‘Dangerous’ Problem 00:12:43 2019-12-19 12:12
Nature Deserves Legal Rights—and the Power to Fight Back 00:05:36 2019-12-18 12:12
Forget Earth: In Space, Libertarian Ideas Are Thriving 00:06:38 2019-12-17 12:12
The Next Nuclear Plants Will Be Small, Svelte, and Safer 00:07:39 2019-12-16 12:12
Scientists Find a Weak Spot in Some Superbugs' Defenses 00:05:53 2019-12-13 12:12
Melting Ski Resorts Have a Snow Machine Problem 00:09:06 2019-12-12 12:12
Physics Explains Why You Can’t Open a Plane Door in the Air 00:06:42 2019-12-11 12:12
The Arctic Is Warming Much Faster Than the Rest of Earth 00:06:28 2019-12-10 12:12
How to Get Solar Power on a Rainy Day? Beam It From Space 00:08:01 2019-12-09 12:12
SpaceX Will Bring the Science of Fire and Beer to the ISS 00:02:34 2019-12-06 12:12
A New Way to Make Comfy, Durable Smart Garments 00:05:11 2019-12-05 12:12
Stop Obsessing Over Sleep—Your Brain Will Thank You 00:05:41 2019-12-04 12:12
SUVs Are Worse for the Climate Than You Ever Imagined 00:09:42 2019-12-03 12:12
Our Planet May Be Barreling Toward a Tipping Point 00:07:27 2019-12-02 12:12
Climate Change Is Brutal for Everyone, But Worse for Women 00:06:19 2019-11-29 12:12
Why Robots Should Learn to Build Crappy Ikea Furniture 00:05:43 2019-11-28 12:12
Are Saturn’s Rings Really as Young as the Dinosaurs? 00:12:26 2019-11-27 13:12
What Makes an Element? The Frankenstein of Sodium Holds Clues 00:06:52 2019-11-26 13:34
A Solar 'Breakthrough' Won't Solve Cement's Carbon Problem 00:07:58 2019-11-25 13:12
Hey Surgeon, Is That a HoloLens on Your Head? 00:06:50 2019-11-22 15:42
Astronomers Detect Water Vapor Around Jupiter's Moon Europa 00:04:23 2019-11-21 13:12
Can Fake Horns Save the Rhino? That's … Extremely Thorny 00:06:18 2019-11-20 22:29
Pinterest Has a New Plan to Address Self-Harm 00:08:33 2019-11-20 11:33
How Wily Teens Outwit Bathroom Vape Detectors 00:07:06 2019-11-18 13:18
Alien Hunters Need the Far Side of the Moon to Stay Quiet 00:07:54 2019-11-15 22:29
The EPA's Anti-Science ‘Transparency’ Rule Has a Long History 00:06:01 2019-11-15 13:12
The Enduring Power of Asperger's, Even as a Non-Diagnosis 00:07:40 2019-11-14 22:29
A Scientist's Tiny Black Hole Brings the Cosmos Into the Lab 00:06:04 2019-11-14 13:12
Adam Savage on Juggling and How Obsession Makes You Smarter 00:03:37 2019-11-13 22:29
A Baby Fish Crisis, the Terrible Microsoft Surface Pro X, and More News 00:02:03 2019-11-13 18:28
Baby Fish Feast on Microplastics, and Then Get Eaten 00:05:06 2019-11-12 22:29
Aerial Scans Help Bust California's Worst Methane Leakers 00:07:05 2019-11-12 13:12
Icelandic Walruses May Have Been Early Victims of Human-Driven Extinction 00:04:45 2019-11-11 22:29
FDA Permits the Sale of a New Smoking Device. Is It Safe? 00:08:02 2019-11-11 13:12
This Martini Wants to Kill Climate Change One Sip at a Time 00:09:09 2019-11-08 22:29
SpaceX and Boeing Still Need a Parachute That Always Works 00:07:07 2019-11-08 13:12
Do We Need a Special Language to Talk to Aliens? 00:08:28 2019-11-07 22:29
If You Want a Robot to Learn Better, Be a Jerk to It 00:04:20 2019-11-07 13:12
The Delicate Art—and Evolving Science—of Wildfire Evacuations 00:07:04 2019-11-06 23:13
Trump Can Now Exit the Paris Accord. It's Still a Bad Idea 00:05:56 2019-11-06 13:12
Where Do Hippos Wander? An Aquatic Mystery, Solved 00:05:11 2019-11-05 22:29
Here’s What Happens When You Leave Weed Up Your Nose for 18 Years 00:02:57 2019-11-05 16:29
How the Measles Virus Induces ‘Immune Amnesia’ 00:09:16 2019-11-04 22:29
Bees, Please: Stop Dying in Your Martian Simulator 00:04:22 2019-11-04 13:12
Scientists Now Know How Sleep Cleans Toxins From the Brain 00:05:45 2019-11-01 21:29
NASA is Getting Serious About an Interstellar Mission 00:06:25 2019-11-01 12:12
Scientists Take Baby Steps Toward Extraterrestrial Babies 00:03:44 2019-10-31 21:29
Technology Will Keep Us From Running Out of Stuff 00:10:43 2019-10-31 12:12
California’s Wildfires Are the Doom of Our Own Making 00:08:09 2019-10-30 21:29
We Should Just Build Giant Telescopes ... in Space 00:05:08 2019-10-30 12:12
A Secret Space Plane Just Landed After a Record Stay in Orbit 00:03:35 2019-10-29 21:29
Ocean Cleanup’s New Plastic-Catcher … Kinda Already Exists? 00:05:52 2019-10-29 12:12
Kincade Fire: The Age of Flames Is Consuming California 00:05:47 2019-10-28 21:29
Can We Plant 20 Million Trees for 2020? The Math Says Yes 00:05:33 2019-10-28 12:12
The Most Diabolical Race and the Rise of Women Endurance Stars 00:13:35 2019-10-25 22:29
Why Did Oklahoma’s Sooner Schooner Tip Over? 00:08:22 2019-10-25 13:12
NASA Wants to Send a Probe to the Hellish Surface of Venus 00:05:45 2019-10-24 23:00
NASA's New Space Suits Will Fit Men and Women Alike (for Once) 00:06:25 2019-10-24 13:12
The Bizarre Aye-Aye Isn’t Giving Us the Finger After All 00:05:01 2019-10-24 03:17
Scientists Are Literally Spinning Up Lab-Grown Meat 00:05:28 2019-10-23 13:12
Andrew Yang Wants a Thorium Reactor by 2027. Good Luck, Buddy 00:07:48 2019-10-23 00:21
A New Crispr Technique Could Fix Almost All Genetic Diseases 00:06:52 2019-10-22 13:27
How Chaos Will Unfold if Trump Opens the Tongass to Logging 00:05:49 2019-10-21 23:45
All Hail the Blob, the Smart Slime Mold Confounding Science 00:05:51 2019-10-21 13:12
The NFL's Helmet Tests Are Brainless 00:05:51 2019-10-18 23:05
Ethnobotanists have a new theory on which plant the berserkers ingested. 00:06:43 2019-09-25 13:12
AI Could Reinvent Medicine—Or Become a Patient's Nightmare 00:08:11 2019-09-20 13:12
Why We Need Guidelines for Brain Scan Data 00:07:07 2019-09-19 13:12
Physicists Finally Nail the Proton’s Size, and Hope Dies 00:05:19 2019-09-18 13:12
Mass Graves in Russia Tell the Grim Story of Mongol Invasion 00:05:55 2019-09-16 13:12
Three Ways to Fix the Drug Industry's Rampant Dysfunction 00:09:19 2019-09-11 13:12
Unusual Fluids Flip, Twirl, and Redefine How Liquids Work 00:06:44 2019-09-10 13:12
India Is Ready to Touch Down Near the Moon’s South Pole 00:05:33 2019-09-09 13:12
This Huge Electric Dump Truck Never Needs to Plug In 00:07:09 2019-09-06 13:12
Scientists Avoid Bias When They Know They're Being Tested 00:07:12 2019-09-03 13:12
See How LA Belches Emissions, Block by Block 00:04:34 2019-08-29 13:12
Brazil's Plans for Gene-Edited Cows Got Scrapped—Here's Why 00:04:56 2019-08-28 22:39
A Single Math Model Explains Many Mysteries of Vision 00:11:33 2019-08-28 13:12
Vaping May Have Killed Someone, Health Officials Say 00:05:19 2019-08-27 23:43
The Horrifying Science of the Deforestation Fueling Amazon Fires 00:05:13 2019-08-27 13:12
Humans, More Than Drought, Are Fueling the Amazon's Flames 00:05:06 2019-08-26 13:12
Melting Glaciers Are Helping Capture Carbon 00:05:23 2019-08-23 13:12
Vaping May Harm Your Blood Flow—Even Without Nicotine 00:07:00 2019-08-22 13:12
A Strange Radioactive Cloud Likely Came From Russia 00:07:27 2019-08-19 13:12
3 Animals Hurt By the New Endangered Species Act 00:05:16 2019-08-15 13:12
The Biomechanical Perfection of Simone Biles in Flight 00:05:59 2019-08-14 22:31
Why Lightning Strikes in an Arctic Gone Bizarro 00:03:37 2019-08-14 13:12
Ebola Is Now Curable. Here’s How the New Treatments Work 00:06:01 2019-08-13 22:31
A Newfound Neuron Might Help Keep the Brain's Cells in Sync 00:06:12 2019-08-13 13:12
New IPCC Report Shows How Our Abuse of Land Drives Climate Change 00:10:28 2019-08-12 13:12
How to Reduce Gun Violence: Ask Some Scientists 00:09:40 2019-08-07 13:12
Americans Trust Scientists, Until Politics Gets in the Way 00:08:56 2019-08-06 17:24
Don't Ask How to Pay for Climate Change. Ask Who 00:04:53 2019-08-05 13:12
The Notre Dame Fire Spread Toxic Lead Dust Over Paris 00:06:06 2019-08-02 22:31
The World Health Organization Says No More Gene-Edited Babies 00:06:35 2019-08-01 22:31
The Bizarre, Peaty Science of Arctic Wildfires 00:06:06 2019-07-31 22:31
Physicists Made a Blazing Hot Plasma Doughnut to Study Solar Wind 00:05:39 2019-07-30 16:49
SpaceX Just Unleashed Its Starship Rocket for the First Time 00:04:58 2019-07-29 22:44
Why Big Banks Could Soon Jump on the Quantum Bandwagon 00:07:06 2019-07-29 13:12
Here’s How Elon Musk Plans to Stitch a Computer into Your Brain 00:12:13 2019-07-26 13:12
An Alien-Hunting Tech Mogul May Help Solve a Space Mystery 00:27:22 2019-07-24 22:31
The Sea Is Consuming Jakarta, and Its People Aren't Insured 00:05:19 2019-07-24 18:01
What Happens When Reproductive Tech Like IVF Goes Awry? 00:10:11 2019-07-22 23:18
Headed to Mars? Pack Some Aerogel—You Know, for Terraforming 00:06:35 2019-07-19 22:31
The Strange Saga of the Butt Plug Turned Research Device 00:05:21 2019-07-18 22:31
A Rocket-Launching Plane, Nintendo's New Switch, and More News 00:02:35 2019-07-18 13:12
Trees Emit a Surprisingly Large Amount of Methane 00:12:47 2019-07-17 13:12
Tropical Storm Barry Pits New Orleans Against Water—Again 00:07:14 2019-07-16 22:49
How Phone Taps and Swipes Train Us to Be Better Consumers 00:06:33 2019-07-16 13:12
Why Dogs Now Play a Big Role in Human Cancer Research 00:07:05 2019-07-15 22:31
Virgin Orbit Just Dropped a Rocket From a Boeing 747 00:04:22 2019-07-12 22:31
NASA Needs to Out-Crazy Elon Musk 00:09:33 2019-07-10 22:31
The Meat-Allergy Tick Also Carries a Mystery Killer Virus 00:11:06 2019-07-10 13:12
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NASA Will Send a Helicopter to Hunt for Life on Saturn's Biggest Moon 00:04:19 2019-07-02 13:12
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Lawyers in a Murder Trial Clash Over a DNA Forensics Method 00:06:04 2019-06-21 13:12
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The Physics of Actually Flying Around in an Iron Man Suit 00:08:08 2019-06-19 13:12
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A New Fuel for Satellites Is So Safe It Won’t Blow Up Humans 00:04:40 2019-06-18 13:12
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The Top Secret Cold War Project That Pulled Climate Science From the Ice 00:20:39 2019-06-13 22:31
Here’s What a $52 Million Ticket to the ISS Will Get You 00:05:55 2019-06-13 13:12
More Scientists Now Think Geoengineering May Be Essential 00:14:59 2019-06-12 22:31
New Space Telescopes Could Look Like Giant Beach Balls 00:07:30 2019-06-12 13:12
The First Murder Case to Use Family Tree Forensics Goes to Trial 00:09:42 2019-06-11 22:31
The Heady, Thorny Journey to Decriminalize Magic Mushrooms 00:08:08 2019-06-11 13:12
NASA Is Ready To Get Down To Space Business, and More News 00:02:28 2019-06-10 22:31
California’s Vaccination Rate Slips as Medical Exemptions Rise 00:08:45 2019-06-10 13:12
Monterey Bay Is a Natural Wonder—Poisoned With Microplastic 00:06:59 2019-06-07 22:31
What to Do About CO2? Try Stuffing It Into the Gulf of Mexico 00:06:21 2019-06-07 19:43
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A Mythical Form of Space Propulsion Finally Gets a Real Test 00:07:53 2019-06-06 13:12
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The Military Is Locked in a Power Struggle With Wind Farms 00:07:02 2019-06-04 22:31
A Study Exposes the Health Risks of Gene-Editing Human Embryos 00:06:37 2019-06-04 13:31
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Geothermal Energy Could Save the Climate—or Trigger Lots of Quakes 00:06:34 2019-05-31 13:12
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These Hidden Women Helped Invent Chaos Theory 00:17:50 2019-05-28 23:30
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Measles Had Been Eliminated. Now It’s Nearly a Daily Threat 00:08:33 2019-05-24 22:31
Scientists Go Back in Time to Find More Troubling News About Earth's Oceans 00:06:52 2019-05-24 15:41
A Rocket Built by Students Reached Space for the First Time 00:06:33 2019-05-23 22:31
Abortion Bans Create a Public Health Nightmare 00:11:54 2019-05-23 13:12
The Mystifying Case of the Missing Planets 00:07:30 2019-05-21 23:43
Inside Facebook's New Robotics Lab, Where AI and Machines Friend One Another 00:09:25 2019-05-21 22:31
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Now Ocean Plastics Could Be Killing Oxygen-Making Bacteria 00:06:33 2019-05-20 22:31
5G Networks Could Throw Weather Forecasting Into Chaos 00:04:18 2019-05-20 13:12
'Heartbeat' Bills Get the Science of Fetal Heartbeats All Wrong 00:08:14 2019-05-17 22:31
This Casino's Microgrid Might Be the Future of Energy 00:10:08 2019-05-17 13:12
NASA Needs $1.6 Billion More to Send a Human to the Moon 00:05:44 2019-05-16 22:31
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The Chernobyl Disaster Might Have Also Built a Paradise 00:10:12 2019-05-15 13:12
Only Two Democratic Presidential Hopefuls Have a Climate Plan 00:05:17 2019-05-14 22:31
Jeff Bezos Unveils Blue Origin's Prototype of a Lunar Lander 00:08:51 2019-05-14 13:12
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Seafloor Maps Reveal Underwater Caves, Slopes—and Fault Lines 00:06:16 2019-05-10 22:31
Scientists Save a Sick Teen, Hackers Steal $40 Million, and More News 00:02:44 2019-05-10 13:12
Genetically Tweaked Viruses Just Saved a Very Sick Teen 00:07:48 2019-05-10 04:11
China's Scientists Are the New Kids on the Arctic Block 00:07:10 2019-05-09 13:12
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Legendary Haight Street Gets a New, Legal King of Weed 00:08:24 2019-05-07 13:12
SpaceX Is Launching 'Organs on a Chip' to the ISS 00:06:32 2019-05-06 22:31
How to Build, and Keep Building, a Cathedral Like Notre Dame 00:07:46 2019-05-06 13:12
A Programmer Solved a 20-Year-Old Forgotten Crypto Puzzle 00:06:37 2019-05-03 22:31
Women May Soon Start Using AI to Tell Good Eggs From Bad 00:06:00 2019-05-02 22:31
These Super-Precise Clocks Help Weave Together Space And Time 00:08:43 2019-05-02 13:12
The Grid Might Survive an Electromagnetic Pulse Just Fine 00:05:27 2019-05-01 22:31
RIP, Anki: Yet Another Home Robotics Company Powers Down 00:05:47 2019-05-01 13:12
Meet the Pro-Vaxxers Helping to Stave Off the Next Pandemic 00:08:51 2019-04-30 22:31
Fighting Measles, LA Pulls a Classic Move: Quarantine 00:06:10 2019-04-30 13:12
The Plan to Grab the World's Carbon With Supercharged Plants 00:08:47 2019-04-29 22:31
The Meteoric Rise of Family Tree Forensics to Fight Crimes 00:14:23 2019-04-26 13:12
The Machine That Reads Your Mind (Kinda) and Talks (Sorta) 00:07:34 2019-04-25 22:31
What’s Known About the SpaceX Crew Dragon Accident 00:08:12 2019-04-25 20:41
In Automation, the Last Motion Will Come Before the Last Mile 00:06:37 2019-04-24 22:31
Offshore Wind Farms Are Spinning Up in the US—At Last 00:07:26 2019-04-24 13:12
Ancestry.com’s Racist Ad Tumbles Into a Cultural Minefield 00:07:20 2019-04-23 22:31
AI Could Predict Death. But What If the Algorithm Is Biased? 00:06:49 2019-04-23 13:12
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New York’s Aggressive Climate Law Takes Aim at Skyscrapers 00:06:59 2019-04-22 13:12
China Finds Phone-Wielding Tourists and Telescopes Don't Mesh 00:05:30 2019-04-19 22:31
Crispr Gene Editing Is Coming for the Womb 00:06:36 2019-04-18 22:31
A Shocking Find Shows Just How Far Wind Can Carry Microplastics 00:08:23 2019-04-18 13:12
The Notre Dame Fire and the Future of History 00:05:30 2019-04-17 13:12
First Big Survey of Births Finds Millions of Missing Women 00:05:27 2019-04-16 22:32
SpaceX Lands All 3 Boosters of the World's Most Powerful Rocket 00:04:21 2019-04-16 13:12
Researchers Want to Link Your Genes and Income—Should They? 00:12:25 2019-04-15 22:32
Lasers Highlight Ketamine's Depression-Fighting Secrets 00:07:38 2019-04-12 22:31
How the Boston Marathon Messes With Runners to Slow Them Down 00:10:11 2019-04-11 22:31
New York's Vaccine Order Shows How Health Laws Are Failing Us 00:07:26 2019-04-11 13:12
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The Plan to Save the Rhino With a Cervix-Navigating Robot 00:06:11 2019-04-09 22:33
Two Unusual Galaxies Shake Up the Dark Matter Debate, Again 00:09:48 2019-04-09 13:12
Machine Learning for March Madness Is a Competition In Itself 00:13:20 2019-04-08 22:32
This Tiny Guillotine Decapitates Mosquitoes to Fight Malaria 00:08:38 2019-04-08 13:12
AI Could Scan IVF Embryos to Help Make Babies More Quickly 00:07:34 2019-04-05 13:12
Scientists Need More Cat DNA, and Lil Bub Is Here to Help 00:06:29 2019-04-04 22:31
By 2080, Tropical Diseases Could Be Headed to Alaska 00:04:14 2019-04-03 22:32
Data Centers Gobble Energy. Could a ‘Fossil-Free’ Label Help? 00:06:38 2019-04-02 22:32
The Fungi Decimating Amphibians Is Worse Than We Thought 00:06:32 2019-04-02 13:12
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The Failure of NASA's Spacewalk Snafu? How Predictable It Was 00:11:27 2019-03-29 21:31
Why America Wants to Send Astronauts to the Moon's South Pole 00:05:09 2019-03-28 21:32
It's Either the Best Time or the Worst Time to Have a Baby 00:01:58 2019-03-27 21:34
Robot ‘Natural Selection’ Recombines Into Something Totally New 00:08:32 2019-03-27 12:12
We Might Be Reaching 'Peak Indifference' on Climate Change 00:05:00 2019-03-26 12:12
Those Midwestern Floods Are Expected to Get Much, Much Worse 00:03:54 2019-03-25 21:33
Costa Rica's Zero-Carbon Plan Could Be a Model for the World 00:06:06 2019-03-25 16:06
Scientists Reveal Ancient Social Networks Using AI—and X-Rays 00:08:23 2019-03-22 21:31
The First Gene-Edited Food Is Now Being Served 00:08:07 2019-03-22 12:12
The WIRED Guide to Cannabis 00:14:28 2019-03-21 21:31
Preparing to Unleash Crispr on an Unprepared World 00:05:24 2019-03-21 12:12
Women's Pain Is Different From Men's—the Drugs Could Be Too 00:07:11 2019-03-20 12:12
DNA Crime-Solving Is Still New, Yet It May Have Gone Too Far 00:07:53 2019-03-19 12:12
The Uncanny Valley Nobody's Talking About: Eerie Robot Voices 00:06:21 2019-03-18 21:31
The Arctic's ‘Carbon Bomb’ Could Screw the Climate Even More 00:04:21 2019-03-15 21:31
23andMe’s New Diabetes Test Has Experts Asking Who It’s For 00:10:02 2019-03-14 12:12
Trump's Budget Guts Science Agencies—But Favors the Moon 00:05:15 2019-03-13 21:32
A Teen Started a Global Climate Protest. What Are You Doing? 00:13:33 2019-03-13 12:12
The Genderless Digital Voice the World Needs Right Now 00:06:10 2019-03-12 21:31
Astronomers Think They Can Explain Mysterious Cosmic Bursts 00:10:26 2019-03-11 21:31
Inside the High-Stakes Race to Make Quantum Computers Work 00:24:33 2019-03-11 12:12
The Fish on Your Plate May Not Be What You Ordered 00:04:16 2019-03-08 22:34
Oceans Are 'Spiking a Fever' With Record Heat Waves 00:05:49 2019-03-08 13:12
The Gene Mutation That Could Cure HIV Has a Checkered Past 00:05:43 2019-03-07 22:33
A New Method of DNA Testing Could Solve More Shootings 00:09:40 2019-03-06 22:32
Post-Apocalyptic Insurers Try Out a New 'Make it Rain' Strategy 00:08:28 2019-03-06 13:12
SpaceX Is Sending Its First Crew-Ready Capsule to the ISS 00:06:35 2019-03-04 22:33
How I Became a Robot in London—From 5,000 Miles Away 00:07:44 2019-03-04 13:12
Gene Editing Is Trickier Than Expected—but Fixes Are in Sight 00:09:16 2019-03-01 22:33
Polio Is Nearly Wiped Out—Unless Some Lab Tech Screws Up 00:08:22 2019-02-28 22:33
This Viral Therapy Could Help Us Survive the Superbug Era 00:07:50 2019-02-26 22:32
Your Weather Tweets Are Showing Your Climate Amnesia 00:08:19 2019-02-26 13:12
Doubling Our DNA Building Blocks Could Lead to New Life Forms 00:07:11 2019-02-25 22:31
NASA’s Space Shuttle Rises From the Dead to Power New Vehicles 00:06:15 2019-02-22 22:32
The Triumphant Rediscovery of the Biggest Bee on Earth 00:08:40 2019-02-22 13:12
Boaty McBoatface Gears Up for Epic Swim Across the Arctic 00:05:52 2019-02-21 22:31
Our Ears Are Unlocking an Era of Aural Data 00:04:29 2019-02-20 22:32
The Confounding Climate Science of Lab-Grown Meat 00:08:08 2019-02-20 13:13
3 Smart Things: What You Might Not Know About Attention 00:01:29 2019-02-19 22:31
Why a Grape Turns Into a Fireball in a Microwave 00:06:23 2019-02-19 13:12
R.I.P., Opportunity Rover: the Hardest-Working Robot in the Solar System 00:05:12 2019-02-18 22:34
Darpa Wants to Solve Science's Replication Crisis With Robots 00:07:18 2019-02-18 13:12
Two Satellites Almost Crashed. Here’s How They Dodged It 00:06:39 2019-02-14 22:32
A 6-Legged Robot Stares at the Sky to Navigate Like a Desert Ant 00:06:33 2019-02-14 13:12
This Robot Debates and Cracks Jokes, but It's Still a Toaster 00:08:40 2019-02-13 22:31
A New Lab Is Brewing Microbes to Create Makeup and Medicines 00:06:23 2019-02-12 22:32
The Wretched, Climate-Killing Truth About American Sprawl 00:09:44 2019-02-12 13:12
Now You Can Join the Search for Killer Asteroids 00:11:09 2019-02-11 13:12
The Green New Deal Shows How Grand Climate Politics Can Be 00:07:15 2019-02-08 22:33
This Jagged Little Pill Could Make Diabetes Easier to Treat 00:07:26 2019-02-08 13:12
SpaceX's Starship, Meant for Mars, Prepares for a First Hop 00:05:40 2019-02-07 22:31
China’s Moon Lander Wakes Up From Its Long, Ultra-Cold Night 00:05:29 2019-02-07 13:12
January Was Unusually Warm—Yes, Warm!—Despite That Cold Snap 00:04:14 2019-02-05 22:31
Ditch the Super Bowl for a Who's Who of Superb Owls 00:04:52 2019-02-04 22:31
The Punishing Polar Vortex Is Ideal for Cassie the Robot 00:04:33 2019-02-04 13:13
Don't Save the Planet for the Planet. Do It for the Beer 00:07:45 2019-02-01 22:33
A Robot Teaches Itself to Play Jenga. But This Is No Game 00:06:36 2019-02-01 13:13
An Underwater Skin Sensor Lets Swimmers Track Their Sweat 00:04:55 2019-01-30 22:32
SpaceX Revs Its Engines as It Gets Closer to Crewed Flight 00:05:24 2019-01-30 13:12
And Now, the Weather: Mars-like, With a Chance of Apocalypse 00:07:13 2019-01-29 22:32
This App Lets Kenya's Farmers Monitor Crops From Eyes in the Sky 00:06:17 2019-01-29 13:13
The Excruciating, Impossible Science of Airport Delays 00:05:42 2019-01-28 22:33
We Need a Radical New Way to Understand Screen Use 00:07:08 2019-01-25 23:50
Drones Drop Poison Bombs to Fight One Island’s Rat Invasion 00:06:07 2019-01-25 13:12
One Scientist Hopes to Engineer the Climate With Antacid 00:02:57 2019-01-24 22:31
The Water in Your Toilet Could Fight Climate Change One Day 00:06:16 2019-01-24 13:12
We Can Still Avoid a Repeat of Last Year's Deadly Flu Season 00:06:27 2019-01-23 22:31
Exploding Stars May Have Killed Off Prehistoric Predators 00:05:02 2019-01-23 13:12
For Women Job Seekers, Networking Like a Man Isn't Enough 00:08:24 2019-01-22 22:46
3 Smart Things: The Hidden Lives of Liquids 00:01:31 2019-01-21 22:31
Space Billboards Are Just the Latest Orbital Stunt 00:11:32 2019-01-21 13:12
If Edible Insects Are the Future, We Should Talk About Poop 00:07:57 2019-01-18 22:33