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Bill Nye is on a mission to change the world — one voicemail at a time. Bill and science writer Corey S. Powell take your burning questions and put them to the world's leading experts on just about every topic in the universe. Should you stop eating cheeseburgers to combat climate change? Could alien life be swimming inside the moons of Jupiter and Saturn? Does your pet parakeet learn to sing the way that you learned to speak? Bill, Corey, and their special guests will answer those questions and convince you that... science rules!

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Bill Nye is on a mission to change the world — one voicemail at a time. Bill and science writer Corey S. Powell take your burning questions and put them to the world's leading experts on just about every topic in the universe. Should you stop eating cheeseburgers to combat climate change? Could alien life be swimming inside the moons of Jupiter and Saturn? Does your pet parakeet learn to sing the way that you learned to speak? Bill, Corey, and their special guests will answer those questions and convince you that... science rules!

    A Visit to Camp Skyhook With Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

    A Visit to Camp Skyhook With Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

    The basketball legend talks about discovering the fun of physics in college and working with Los Angeles’s school system to foster a love of STEM in the city’s kids.

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    • 35 min
    Coronavirus: Do Cry Over Spillovers

    Coronavirus: Do Cry Over Spillovers

    The head veterinarian of the Wildlife Conservation Society explains how animals infect humans — and vice versa.

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    • 25 min
    “Meat” the Man Who Wants to Destroy the Beef Industry

    “Meat” the Man Who Wants to Destroy the Beef Industry

    The food industry is a wasteland for innovation, or so says Pat Brown. The founder of Impossible Foods explains how animal agriculture wrecks our environment, how chemistry can trick our taste buds, and when we might see Impossible Bacon on our breakfast tables.

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    • 47 min
    What Do You Need to Hunt for Life on Mars? Perseverance!

    What Do You Need to Hunt for Life on Mars? Perseverance!

    A leader of NASA's Mars Perseverance rover team explains what we've learned about the red planet since the rover landed and lays out the mission to find — and return — evidence of life. Plus, acronyms galore!

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    • 43 min
    Coronavirus: Piercing the “Brain Fog” of Long-Haul Covid

    Coronavirus: Piercing the “Brain Fog” of Long-Haul Covid

    Dr. Igor Koralnik explains his research on the neurological impacts of Covid-19, especially with non-severe cases.

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    • 27 min
    The Science of Smell: New Cars, Old People, and the Stink of the Moon

    The Science of Smell: New Cars, Old People, and the Stink of the Moon

    Harold McGee changed the culinary world in the ’80s with his book on the science of cooking. His new book moves up the face to the nose, breaking down the molecules that make up all the smells around us. He explains why some scents echo each other, how dogs can sniff out cancer, and what happens when a coronavirus takes away your sense of smell.

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    • 47 min

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69 Ratings

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