Author: Emily V. Driscoll
How sled dogs can teach us about mercury contamination.
Pets as invasive species: Listen to a discussion about how domestic animals can disrupt ecosystems.
Geothermal wells increase in popularity as a fossil fuel alternative.
Listen to a discussion about resilient stowaways that are riding in spaceships.
Playoff season is upon us. Who will win the World Series? Mathmatician Bruce Bukiet developed a statistical model to decide just that.
Can one drug treat both HIV and malaria?
Technician Jean Nonon grows mosquitoes for a living. Emily Driscoll and Ben Leach show you how he does it.
Listen to a round table discussion about the ethics of robot warfare.
Listen to a round table discussion about the ethics of lie detector tests.
How a remote ‘doomsday’ vault is preserving the planet’s seeds.
- asks Anonymous
Organizers prepare for the first National Day of Climate Action.
- asks Molly from Ohio
Scientists turn to tree rings to learn more about our climate’s history.
In episode one of The Sound of Science, find out how air bags relate to video games, which predator might dethrone polar bears as the top of the food chain in the Arctic, and how a dust cloud circumnavigates the globe.
Climate change may be affecting the bears’ habitat.
Getting to know Frances Beinecke, the new president of Natural Resource Defense Council.
Shoddy bathroom plumbing provides an easy route for viruses to spread.
– asks David from Internetland