David J. Brenner

Mar. 18, 2011

Update On Japan's Malfunctioning Nuclear Reactors

Nuclear experts discuss events at the Fukushima Daiichi facility.

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Nov. 19, 2010

Airport Scanners

Public outcry continues to build over use of advanced scanners in airport security screening. We'll talk about the system, how it works, and what you need to know about the technology.

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Michael Pollan Talks Plants and Food

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Medical Oddities from the Bowels of the Mütter

\t"Disturbingly informative," is how museum director Robert Hicks describes Philadelphia's Mütter Museum--items of interest include a gangrenous hand, wax models of extinct diseases, deformed bones and body parts. Now imagine what's in the basement. Science Friday got a behind-the-scenes tour.

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