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In his new book, Paul Raeburn writes of the surprising biological and genetic connections fathers have with their children.
Ira Flatow and a panel of editors and bloggers discuss the year’s biggest science stories.
Four journalists join Ira Flatow to discuss the top science stories of 2011.
From the Gulf oil spill to the creation of synthetic life, a look at the science that made headlines in 2010.
With newspapers and cable news slashing budgets for science reporting, where can you go to get accurate, unbiased science news? We'll look at how science news is changing.
We'll look back on the year's top science stories, and talk about some that may have received more attention than they deserved.
What were the biggest science stories of 2008 - and which flew under the radar? Ira and a panel of journalists look back on the year in science.
A look at the science of sunscreen: how it intercepts the sun's rays, whether it...
Think caffeine dehydrates you? Or that you can't get too much water on a hot day...
Mayo myth-busters, a ketchup jar that never jams, and a salute to the pickle.
Plan a scientific summer getaway around Grand Canyon geology, tidepools or volca...
Thousands of lightning strikes occur each minute on Earth. We'll talk about the ...
Photographer Alan Friedman documents the sun’s many faces using telescopes, filters, cameras, and computer software.