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Weekly science radio program hosted by Dr. Charles Lee and Dr. Frank Ling. Each show features interviews with scientists and technical innovators, humorous commentary on recent discoveries, plus the Grokotron 5000 and the World Famous Question of the Week! Tune in every week and rediscover the world as you think you know it.

Groks Science Radio Show and Podcas‪t‬ Charles Lee and Frank Ling

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Weekly science radio program hosted by Dr. Charles Lee and Dr. Frank Ling. Each show features interviews with scientists and technical innovators, humorous commentary on recent discoveries, plus the Grokotron 5000 and the World Famous Question of the Week! Tune in every week and rediscover the world as you think you know it.

    Princess Spy -— Groks Science Show 2021-03-03

    Princess Spy -— Groks Science Show 2021-03-03

    The world of espionage is filled with individuals that one may not think would be a spy. On this episode, Larry Loftis discussed the story of Aline Griffith in his book, The Princess Spy.

    • 28 min
    Bad Medicine -— Groks Science Show 2021-02-24

    Bad Medicine -— Groks Science Show 2021-02-24

    The opioid epidemic continues to have severe repercussions in society, enabled by both giant pharmaceutical companies and unscrupulous physicians who profited from these drugs. On this episode, Charlotte Bismuth discussed her book, Bad Medicine.

    • 28 min
    Enduring Change -— Groks Science Show 2021-02-17

    Enduring Change -— Groks Science Show 2021-02-17

    How can enduring change be implemented through psychotherapeutic practices? How can the neuroscience of memory inform these clinical approached? On this episode, Dr. Richard Lane discussed his book, The Neuroscience of Enduring Change.

    • 28 min
    Doctors Blackwell -— Groks Science Show 2021-02-10

    Doctors Blackwell -— Groks Science Show 2021-02-10

    The history of women would be quite different were it not for the pioneering work of Elizabeth and Emily Blackwell. On this episode, Janice Nimura discussed their story and her new book, The Doctors Blackwell.

    • 28 min
    Wiser -— Groks Science Show 2021-02-03

    Wiser -— Groks Science Show 2021-02-03

    Wisdom is a trait that appears to increase with age, but what are the scientific roots of these changes and can they be facilitated? On this episode, Dr. Dilip Jeste discussed his new book, Wiser.

    • 28 min
    Wild Rituals -— Groks Science Show 2021-01-27

    Wild Rituals -— Groks Science Show 2021-01-27

    Ritualistic behaviors are not limited to humans, but abound in the animal kingdom. What can we learn from these ritualistic animal behaviors? On this episode, Dr. Caitlin O'Connell discussed her new book, Wild Rituals.

    • 28 min

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