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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!

Aug 17, 2018

  • Dr. Amber Stuver of the Laser Interferometer Gravitational Wave Observatory
  • Blue Streak Science News
  • The Climate Lounge
  • Pub Quiz

Science News with Chris MacAlister and Nevena Hristozova

New Horizons Sees Glow at Edge of Solar System

It’s time for another update from my favourite little space probe; New Horizons. The...

Aug 9, 2018

  • Hurricane Maria’s death toll in Puerto Rico over 1,100
  • The Trump Administration Proposes to Scrap Automobile Fuel Efficiency Standards
  • Also, Donald Trump picks a White House science officer
  • The US state of California Hits Its Emissions Target Years Early!
  • Interview with Dr. Grant Ballard, Chief Science Officer...

Aug 1, 2018

  • General Relativity passes the black hole test
  • A day by the lake...on Mars
  • The Climate Lounge
  • And more!

Science News with Amrita Sule and JD Goodwin

Animals Frozen for 42,000 Years Wriggle to Life

Not a lot of us are excited when we hear the phrase, "blast from the past”. But this time we do have news that goes...

Jul 26, 2018

  • Our first political endorsement!
  • The Blue Streak Science News
  • The Climate Lounge
  • The Asshole of the Month
  • Pub Quiz

Political Endorsement

Dr. Shannon Hader, Democrat for the 8th Congressional District in Washington

We’re coming up on that silly season again, but this time around it seems so much more urgent because...

Jul 19, 2018

  • Conversation with Michael MacFerrin, Research Glaciologist
  • Science News
  • The Climate Lounge
  • Pub Quiz

Science News with Nevena Hristozova and Chris MacAlister

An Origin of Cosmic Rays Discovered

In a galaxy far far away…

For real though - it’s really far - 4 billion light-years away. My calculations show that with...