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You have questions and A Moment of Science has answers. These two-minute audio podcasts provide the scientific story behind some of life's most perplexing mysteries. There's no need to be blinded by science. Explore it, have fun with it, but most of all l



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Drifter Bees

Fri, 28 Jul 2017 10:00:32 +0000

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http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/WfiuAMomentOfSciencePodcast/~5/KOBas3TOFxk/150.mp3




Killer Mice

Thu, 27 Jul 2017 10:00:39 +0000

Scientists have found a way to turn mice into fierce hunters.(image)


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http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/WfiuAMomentOfSciencePodcast/~5/rqYtT0jr_fI/149.mp3







Black Holes, Pulsars, Or Alien Spaceships?

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 10:00:40 +0000

Fast radio signals are being generated by a mysterious source located approximately 3 billion light years from Earth.(image)


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http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/WfiuAMomentOfSciencePodcast/~5/oxpn_s0s5E0/147.mp3




Human Brains Are Cartographers

Mon, 24 Jul 2017 10:00:54 +0000

Cognitive science may have an explanation for some people's preferences for print over digital books.(image)


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http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/WfiuAMomentOfSciencePodcast/~5/wZc7pjPnRGs/146.mp3




Water Surface Tension

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 10:00:51 +0000

The molecules at the surface of a body of water make a film under tension.(image)


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http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/WfiuAMomentOfSciencePodcast/~5/YmQ-Q4ky1KA/145.mp3




The Science of Rubber Bands

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 10:00:02 +0000

Rubber molecules have a peculiar structure and arrangement.(image)


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http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/WfiuAMomentOfSciencePodcast/~5/iqYmsmdbbY8/144.mp3




Light Takes Time

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 10:00:55 +0000

Learn how Ole Roemer learned that light does take time to travel.(image)


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http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/WfiuAMomentOfSciencePodcast/~5/XSrCr5sN_uI/012.mp3




Benjamin Franklin and the Swatches on the Snow

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 10:00:06 +0000

Benjamin Franklin used color swatches and snow to test which colors absorbed more energy from the sun.(image)


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http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/WfiuAMomentOfSciencePodcast/~5/12SFzJ3xJng/142.mp3




The New Continent

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 10:00:11 +0000

Zealandia, off the eastern coast of Australia, has existed for millions of years.(image)


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http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/WfiuAMomentOfSciencePodcast/~5/BsqiNSf52I8/141.mp3