Science Friday on KCCU

Friday at 1:00 PM
  • Hosted by Ira Flatow

Science Friday is a weekly talk show that has become a trusted source for news and entertaining stories about science. Each week, the show focuses on science topics that are in the news and tries to bring an educated, balanced discussion to bear on the scientific issues at hand. Panels of expert guests join host Ira Flatow to discuss science - and to take questions from listeners during the call-in portion of the program. "SciFri" is brain fun, for curious people.

Ira Flatow
Ira Flatow
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Science Friday Survives!!

Mar 25, 2014
Science Friday Initiative

Thanks to overwhelming member support during our Spring 2014 Fundraiser, KCCU will be able to carry sciFRI in FY 2015.  

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IRA FLATOW, HOST:

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IRA FLATOW, HOST:

This is SCIENCE FRIDAY. I'm Ira Flatow. If you tuned into "Jeopardy!" in 2011, you might have heard an exchange like this.

(SOUNDBITE OF TV SHOW, "JEOPARDY!")

ALEX TREBEK: Watson, start us, please.

WATSON: The European Union for $200.

Science Book Picks for 2013

Dec 13, 2013
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This Doc's Miracle Drug? Exercise

Dec 13, 2013

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You know the old adage, an apple a day keeps the doctor away? Well, my next guest might add to that. How about a jog a day keeps the doctor away, or a set of pull-ups? His new book is a prescription pad for a variety of ailments from anxiety and depression to heart disease, diabetes, low libido, arthritis, even cancer. But what's different about this medical book is that there are no drugs recommended, no trips to the pharmacy.

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