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Science Friday is a weekly science talk show, broadcast live over public radio stations nationwide. Each week is focused on science topics that are in the news. The show is dedicated to bringing an educated, balanced discussion to bear on the scientific issues at hand. Call 1-800-989-8255 to join the conversation.
Thursday, August 14, 2014 2:00pmThe European Space Agency’s Rosetta spacecraft is the first probe to orbit a comet.
Thursday, August 14, 2014 2:00pmIn her book The Soil Will Save Us, writer Kristin Ohlson concludes that the low-cost, low-tech solution to climate change may be directly underfoot—in healthy soil.
Thursday, August 14, 2014 2:00pmA new study in Science says that certain parasitic plants spy on their hosts through RNA exchanges.
Thursday, August 14, 2014 2:00pmA growing number of apps allow users to post ephemeral or anonymous messages—and they're catching on quickly with millennials.
Thursday, August 14, 2014 2:00pmCulinary scientist Ali Bouzari dips into the chemistry behind condiments, from hot sauce to mustard.