Author Archives

Emily V. Driscoll

March 19, 2008

How sled dogs can teach us about mercury contamination.

November 14, 2007

Pets as invasive species: Listen to a discussion about how domestic animals can disrupt ecosystems.

October 19, 2007

Geothermal wells increase in popularity as a fossil fuel alternative.

October 17, 2007

Listen to a discussion about resilient stowaways that are riding in spaceships.

September 19, 2007

Can one drug treat both HIV and malaria?

September 18, 2007

Technician Jean Nonon grows mosquitoes for a living. Emily Driscoll and Ben Leach show you how he does it.

September 12, 2007

Listen to a round table discussion about the ethics of robot warfare.

July 30, 2007

Listen to a round table discussion about the ethics of lie detector tests.

July 2, 2007

What is causing dengue fever to spread? How scientists hope to develop an HIV vaccine. Why a 'goldilocks' planet is not 'just right' for life.

June 20, 2007

How a remote ‘doomsday’ vault is preserving the planet’s seeds.

May 28, 2007

What is salt pollution? Highlights from a recent stem cell meeting. New findings show the importance of bees.

April 22, 2007

How is the tracking technology in passports used in other ways? Science is letting kids play with snow all year round. Ancient viruses lie dormant in frozen lakes.

April 11, 2007

Organizers prepare for the first National Day of Climate Action.

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