John Hawks

Sep. 27, 2013

Modern Humans Still Evolving, and Faster Than Ever

Recent evolution has given humans the ability to break down starch and digest cheese. Bon appetit!

human evolution, skin, cheese, digestion, enzymes, evolve, evolving, evolution, john hawks, paleoanthropology, paleontology, anthropology

Feb. 01, 2013

Preserving Science News in an Online World

Experts discuss how the internet impacts public perception of science.

communicating science, science news, online communities, discussion, social media, science online


Michael Pollan Talks Plants and Food

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Happy Thanksgiving!


Mystery Box

Meet The Balloonatics

\tIt's crunch time for the 'balloonatics' at Macy's Parade Studio. The balloons themselves, which are designed and fabricated in a warehouse in New Jersey, are getting their final checkup before the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. John Piper and Jim Artle take us around the studio and spill the secrets of inflation, explain how to calculate whether your balloon will float, and explain why the balloons look better after a little time in the sun.


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