Posted by: grokscience | August 2, 2017

Solar Eclipse

isonpeach-andy_zps992f64c9The next solar eclipse in America will occur on August 21, 2017. What is the best way to prepare to observe it? On this episode, Dr. Andrew Fraknoi discussed the Great American Eclipse.

Keep looking up… 😉

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Posted by: grokscience | July 26, 2017

Aging Code

joshua.mitteldorfWhy do our bodies age? Is it due to natural wear and tear or are our bodies programmed to age on a schedule? On this episode, Dr. Josh Mitteldorf discussed the science of aging.

Do not go gently… 😉

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Posted by: grokscience | July 12, 2017

Artificial Eves

wosk_photo_for_art-680The creation of artificial female robots traces back to the Pygmalion myth. On this episode, Prof. Julie Wosk discussed the history of female robots.

i/o… 😉

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Posted by: grokscience | June 21, 2017

Cardiovascular Disease

show-image.phpAlthough diet and exercise are important factors in heart disease, genetics may play a bigger role. On this program, Dr. Jay N. Cohn discussed early detection of cardiovascular disease.

Be still my heart… 😉

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Posted by: grokscience | June 7, 2017

Solar System Vacation

imagesThe solar system is full of many wondrous sights, perfect for any vacation and you can already start planning you next trip.  On this episode, Jana Grcevich and Olivia Koski discussed their vacation guide to the solar system.

Don’t forget your towel… 😉

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Posted by: grokscience | May 31, 2017

Not Always Happy

kari-wagner-peckEvery parenting journey may be unique, but some may be unusual. On this episode, Kari Wagner-Peck discussed raising a child with Down’s Syndrome.

It takes a village… 😉

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Posted by: grokscience | May 17, 2017

Bullying

indexBullying has become a national issue, even more so with advances in technology.  On this episode, Clete Bulach discussed dealing with bullying.

What, me worry? 😉

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Posted by: grokscience | May 3, 2017

Canadaland

7SF47px2Oh, Canada! But, what do we know about our mysterious neighbor to the north?  On this episode, Jesse Brown discussed the Canadaland Guide to Canada.

Eh? 😉

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Posted by: grokscience | April 26, 2017

Robot Management

donmazellapicCan robotics completely dominate the workforce?  Are any jobs immune from automation and artificial intelligence?  On this episode, Don Mazella discussed automation in the workforce.

Reset button… 😉

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Posted by: grokscience | April 12, 2017

The Hardware Hacker

bunnie_jamecoWhat does it take to make great hardware? Is conventional manufacturing the only way to go? On this episode, Bunnie Huang discusses hardware hacking, the open source movement, and STEAM education.

I know kung fu… 😉

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