30 episodes

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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    • Life Sciences
    • 4.8, 1.5K Ratings

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

4.8 out of 5
1.5K Ratings

1.5K Ratings

serra tonin ,

Perfect for Science Teachers

This is perfect to stay up-to-date with science and to share with the entire class. The stories are funny and filled with facts.. This is Science in the real world!

Dr.Dan51 ,

Great new podcast

Short, interesting and to the point. A fun podcast that is part of my regular repertoire.

PenguinSquire ,

Amazing

I listen to this podcast every day going to work and I love it! They cover such a diverse number of subjects, but they are always so interesting. I would definitely recommend this podcast.

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