Science Friday with host Ira Flatow discusses the latest in science, technology, health, and the environment. It's brain fun, for curious people.
NASA’s “Mohawk Man,” Bobak Ferdowsi, talks public and private space exploration, plans for Europa, and whether or not we’ll be putting a human on Mars.
The flashing of lightning bugs is a favorite part of a lazy summer evening, but there’s a lot of hidden nighttime drama.
Author Charles Seife spots the falsehoods and fakes that make their way onto the information super highway.
After Superstorm Sandy, there was a lot of talk of a more distributed smart grid—a more resilient system. But how far have we come?
How does sunscreen protect our skin from harmful radiation, and what is the meaning behind SPFs?
Marinade myths, charcoal chemistry, and the elusive “smoke ring”—the science behind barbecue and grilling.