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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!

Mar 28, 2019

We’re well into the 19th year of the 21st century and we still have people who don’t understand the reality of climate change, and the benefit of vaccines. Not to be outdone by the aforementioned, the Flat Earth Society is alive and well. Better yet, they’re planning a cruise to the edge of the Earth.

On This...

Mar 21, 2019

Spring has arrived! It’s been a cold, snowy, and wet winter in North America while the rest of hemisphere seemed much warmer than normal. But hope springs eternal with the new season. Flowers are blooming, birds are singing, and young people are on strike for climate action.

There’s something in the air, that’s...

Mar 14, 2019

On This Week’s Show

  • New study regarding the measles vaccine and autism
  • Green icebergs
  • Type D killer whales
  • Expert birders are full of crap

Science News with JD Goodwin and Chris MacAlister

More than 100 new insect species discovered on island

JD Goodwin

Did you ever think that whatever can been discovered has...

Mar 8, 2019

On This Week’s Show

  • Hoodwinker sunfish washes up on California beach
  • SpaceX launches Ripley to the ISS
  • Second Adult In The World To Be Considered Cleared Of HIV
  • You can’t make it up on the weekend (sleep)

Science News with Chris MacAlister and JD Goodwin

Hoodwinker sunfish washes up on California beach

Mar 1, 2019

On This Week’s Show

  • Bacteria living on insects could provide new antibiotics
  • New letters to the DNA alphabet
  • A story of interspecies communication
  • The latest buzz on a new species rediscovered
  • The Climate Lounge
  • Pub Quiz

Science News with Nevena Hristozova, and Sophie McManus

Bacteria living on insects could...