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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 29, 2018

Seriously, an empathy expert under fire for bullying? | Mama is a Neanderthal and Daddy is a Denisovan | Earth's Quick Flippin' Magnetic Field | Ancient Turtle Had No Shell | A****** of the Month: Tokyo Medical University | Pub Quiz


Science News with Amrita Sule and Sophie McManus

Empathy Researcher Accused of...


Aug 23, 2018

  • We talk with crow researcher Kaeli Swift about a really interesting aspect of crow behavior
  • Science News
  • The Climate Lounge with Tom Di Liberto
  • The Pub Quiz

Science News with Sophie McManus and Chris MacAlister

Cancer drugs may help the liver recover from common painkiller overdoses

Painkiller overdoses can be...


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...