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Benjamin Franklin pushed innovations that set the groundwork for the political and intellectual revolution in America.
Physicist Lawrence Krauss writes about the life and science of Richard Feynman.
In Brilliant Blunders, Mario Livio explores colossal errors by science's greatest minds.
Ira talks with Richard Holmes, author of 'The Age of Wonder: How the Romantic Generation Discovered the Beauty and Terror of Science.'
Einstein is best known for relativity, but was his quantum theory more revolutionary?
Doctor Jordan Metzl says specific cardio and strength training regimens can trea...
Exercise scientists Tamara Hew-Butler and Greg Whyte talk about how the body cha...
Can regular mental exercise help slow down the progress of dementia?
Can exercise help keep aging brains healthy?
New York Times science writer William Broad’s book investigates popular health c...
Think caffeine dehydrates you? Or that you can't get too much water on a hot day? Douglas Casa, of the Korey Stringer Institute, sets the record straight.