Science Friday

Science Friday with host Ira Flatow discusses the latest in science, technology, health, and the environment. It's brain fun, for curious people.

Recent Episodes

Keeping an Eye on Wayward Studies

Ivan Oransky, co-founder of the Retraction Watch blog, discusses what happens when scientific studies go bad.

Ben Franklin: Sonic Explorer

Ben Franklin’s sonic experiments included inventing a new musical instrument and testing the limits of the human voice.

Do Your Patriotic Duty: Learn Math

Mathematician Edward Frenkel says a well-educated public is essential to democracy—and that includes being knowledgeable about math.