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New discoveries, everyday mysteries, and the science behind the headlines — all in about 10 minutes, every weekday. It's science for everyone, using a lot of creativity and a little humor. Join host Maddie Sofia for science on a different wavelength.

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New discoveries, everyday mysteries, and the science behind the headlines — all in about 10 minutes, every weekday. It's science for everyone, using a lot of creativity and a little humor. Join host Maddie Sofia for science on a different wavelength.

Customer Reviews

C Drysdale ,

If you love science...

Welcome to the best version of a news cast ever thought of! Every day, we get 10 glorious minutes of pure science in the most entertaining and imagination enriching way. We get to hear about stories of science saving lives, weather forecasting in Africa, and the why some people love to be sared.

HighlandCrew ,

Walk and learn!

I’ve really enjoyed this podcast as I walk before work. The Team is engaging and funny, they can certainly communicate science and technology to the masses. I recommend for all ages, add this to your daily routine.

nomitaylor6 ,

1/20/20

Is it just me or is Monday’s new episode not populating?!

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