Science Friday with host Ira Flatow discusses the latest in science, technology, health, and the environment. It's brain fun, for curious people.
Ivan Oransky, co-founder of the Retraction Watch blog, discusses what happens when scientific studies go bad.
Neonicotinoid pesticides have been banned in the E.U. but are still approved for use in the U.S. while the EPA reviews them.
In a procedure called “Emergency Preservation and Resuscitation,” doctors would replace the blood of patients with cold saline to help buy valuable operating time.
A study finds that many people would rather shock themselves than be alone with their thoughts.
Ben Franklin’s sonic experiments included inventing a new musical instrument and testing the limits of the human voice.
Mathematician Edward Frenkel says a well-educated public is essential to democracy—and that includes being knowledgeable about math.