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2015 : Episodes 27 through 35

Posted by jnshaumeyer on 12 May 2015

2015 : Read Science! Episodes 27 through 35

  • Episode 27 : “Undeniable Science” edition
    Streamed live on 17 February 2015
    Guest: Corey S. Powell, editor of Undeniable : Evolution and the Science of Creation, by Bill Nye.
    video | audio
  • Episode 28 : “Animal Conservation” edition
    Streamed live on 10 March 2015
    Guests: David Mrazek, producer, and Joel Greenberg, author, of From Billions to None : The Passenger Pigeon’s Flight to Extinction; and
    Dr. Laurie Marker, researcher, and Suzi Eszterhas, photographer, of A Future for Cheetahs.
    video | audio
  • Episode 29 : “Future in Space” edition
    Streamed live on 14 April 2015
    Guest: Chris Impey, author of Beyond : Our Future in Space.
    video | audio
  • Episode 30 : “Cancer” edition
    Streamed live on 30 April 2015
    Guests: George Johnson, author of The Cancer Chronicles : Unlocking Medecine’s Deepest Mystery; and
    Sue Armstrong, author of p53 : The Gene that Cracked the Cancer Code.
    video | audio
  • Episode 31 : “Evolving Ourselves” edition
    Streamed live on 14 May 2015
    Guest: Steve Gullens, co-author with Juan Enriquez of the book Evolving Ourselves : How Unnatural Selection and Nonrandom Mutation are Changing Life on Earth.
    video | audio
  • Episode 32 : “Tiny Creatures” edition
    Streamed live on 9 June 2015
    Guest: Nicola Davies, author of Tiny Creatures : The World of Microbes, illustrated by Emily Sutton.
    video | audio
  • Episode 33 : “Water and Rain” edition
    Streamed live on 25 June 2015
    Guests: Cynthia Barnett, author of Rain : A Natural and Cultural History; and
    Alok Jha, author of The Water Book : The Extraordinary Story of our Most Ordinary Substance.
    video | audio
  • Episode 34 : “NeuroTribes” edition
    Streamed live on 17 September 2015
    Guest: Steve Silberman, author of NeuroTribes : The Legacy of Autism and the Furute of Neurodiversity.
    video | audio
  • Episode 35 : “Mars” edition
    Streamed live on 14 Oct 2015
    Guests: Bruce Jakosky, MAVEN Mission Principal Investigator and author of Science, Society, and the Search for Life in the Universe; and
    James Green, Director of NASA’s Planetary Sciences Division, and consultant for Ridley Scott’s “The Martian”.
    video | audio