Science Friday® is produced by the Science Friday Initiative, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.
In this 1997 conversation, neurologist Oliver Sacks describes the island of the colorblind, then chats with a researcher searching for giant squid.
In less than a second, cephalopods can change the color, pattern and shape of their skin.
Biologist Sarah Zylinski studies how cuttlefish see the world by looking at their skin.
Could a stash of ancient bones be the work of a giant cephalopod?
In recent years, Humboldt squid have been spotted in increasing numbers off the coast of California. We'll talk about the invasion of the jumbo squid, and possible causes for the phenomenon.
Researchers say artificial sweeteners may alter the microbiome and the body’s ab...
Scientists are uncovering the importance of the plant microbiome for fighting of...
We'll learn about new studies that take a census of just what lives inside your ...
The microbes in your gut may help determine if you are thin or obese.
Sinuses, too, are healthier when populated by a diverse colony of bugs.
Researchers discuss how the microbiome might play a role in anxiety, depression, and autism.