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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!

    Planetary Radio: Amateur Astronomers Saving the World

    Planetary Radio: Amateur Astronomers Saving the World

    Science Rules! Presents is a series of science-focused episodes from some of our favorite shows. This week we’re featuring Planetary Radio from the Planetary Society.

    The Planetary Society has awarded more than 60 Shoemaker near-Earth object grants to astronomers around the world, enabling them to discover, track, and characterize thousands of asteroids. We’ll hear from two of these dedicated observers. The Society’s Rae Paoletta takes us to Venus where three new spacecraft will help answer big questions. Senior space policy adviser Casey Dreier helps us think about UFO claims. Chief scientist Bruce Betts offers a new What’s Up space trivia contest. Discover more at https://www.planetary.org/planetary-radio/shoemaker-neo-awardees-venus missions

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    Coronavirus: What Do the CDC and a Garden of Fake Flowers Have in Common?

    Coronavirus: What Do the CDC and a Garden of Fake Flowers Have in Common?

    The author of Moneyball, The Blind Side, and The Big Short explains why a country with so many experts was so unprepared for this pandemic.

    (This interview was recorded May 24.)

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    • 29 min
    This Podcast Will Kill You: Coccidioidomycosis

    This Podcast Will Kill You: Coccidioidomycosis

    Science Rules! Presents is a series of science-focused episodes from some of our favorite shows. This week we’re featuring This Podcast Might Kill You’s episode on Coccidioidomycosis, also known as Valley fever.

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    Flash Forward: What If You Could Be Immune to Everything?

    Flash Forward: What If You Could Be Immune to Everything?

    Science Rules! Presents is a series of science-focused episodes from some of our favorite shows. Today Flash Forward takes us to a future where we become immune to every poison, venom, and toxin in the world. What happens next?

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    • 54 min
    Coronavirus: Using Science to Fight Vaccine Hesitancy

    Coronavirus: Using Science to Fight Vaccine Hesitancy

    Behavioral scientist Katy Milkman explains how simple nudges can make people want to get vaccinated. Also: is this the biggest “fresh start” of all time?

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    • 30 min
    Hidden Brain: Humor Us

    Hidden Brain: Humor Us

    Science Rules! Presents is a series of science-focused episodes from some of our favorite shows. This week we’re featuring Hidden Brain's “Humor Us.”

    Hahaha! The average four-year-old child laughs 300 times a day. By contrast, it takes more than two months for the average 40-year-old adult to laugh that many times. This week, we talk with behavioral scientist Jennifer Aaker of Stanford University about why so many of us fall off a “humor cliff” as we become adults. Plus, how we can inject more laughter into our lives, even during the most difficult of times.

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    • 53 min

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Kitty cat Claire ,

I love this

I love this and I only have heard one of them!😀
Bill Nye is AMAZING 🤩!!!,

vee dub nut ,

Where’s bill?

Ever go to a movie and after you sit down they decide to play a different movie?
Ya, me neither. That’s kinda how I feel right now lol

megbundynobody ,

Dang

Grew up with bill nye but he became a payed off agenda driven shill

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