Brian Malow

Mar. 30, 2012

No Joke: Science Is A Laughing Matter

Ira Flatow and guests share science funnies and discover an element of humor (pun intended).

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Apr. 01, 2011

Video Pick: Springtime Bug Out

How do bees know when to emerge from hibernation? And what do they do all winter?

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Apr. 01, 2011

Two Scientists Walk Into A Bar

Do 'science' and 'comedy' go together?

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\tIn 2011, comet Lovejoy traveled through the sun’s corona and lived to tell the tale. But its tail was the most telling. Reporting in the journal Science, Cooper Downs, an astrophysicist at Predictive Science Inc. in San Diego, Calif., says that the wiggly path of the comet’s tail helps explain the sun’s magnetic field. \t 

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