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Spanning the globe to bring you the constant variety of science... the thrill of discovery... and the agony of failed experiments... the human drama of scientific advancement... This is the Blue Streak Science Podcast!

Jun 27, 2015

We romanticize childhood in so many ways. For example, we look at our children and see little scientists. After all, they’re naturally curious and they even conduct basic experiments that help them to understand their surroundings.

Most of us can remember our own childhoods and how the novelty of almost everything...


Jun 20, 2015

On the day of his inauguration in 1961 President John F. Kennedy proclaimed that the torch of American idealism had been passed to a new generation. He called on Americans of all walks of life to come together in self-sacrifice to fight tyranny, poverty, disease, and even war itself.

And growing up I...


Jun 13, 2015

Opening Prattle

  • Because Science

Blue Streak Science News

MERS

  • Paleontologist announces discovery of dinosaur and proposes marriage in same paper
  • New blood test reveals your lifetime viral exposure, and you thought what happened in Vegas stayed in Vegas
  • Global warming hiatus goes up in a puff of CO2
  • Box jellyfish go...


Jun 6, 2015

Opening Prattle

  • The Poetry of Science

We have a new co-host! Sophie McManus!!!

  • Ph.D. candidate/Research Associate in a diabetes and cell signaling group in Sydney, Australia
  • Cofounded the fantastic science blog called biodetectives.co.uk, “Tracking life science stories from Down Under to Up North”