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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 4, 2019

On This Week’s Show

  • Scientist who can’t agree
  • Were humans really in Europe 210,000 years ago? Really?
  • And if you think that’s bananas then you’ll love the first story
  • World experienced hottest June on record in 2019, says US agency
  • Massive, Human-Size Jellyfish Stuns Divers Off the Coast of England
  • Ebola...

Jul 31, 2019

Fifty years since Apollo 11 first brought humankind to the Moon? No, it doesn't seem like yesterday. It's been way too long since we've left the comfort and safety of Earth orbit. Let's go back to the Moon and beyond!

On This Week’s Show

  • A recent visit to an asteroid
  • Why catching a cold may not be such a bad thing...

Jul 11, 2019

Do we love our pets, or what? Today’s episode is sure to please many of our canine family members. It may also annoy more than a few felines in the audience, though I suspect their reactions will be more toward haughty indifference. 

On This Week’s Show

  • Why people seem to match up so well with their pets
  • How we can...

Jul 6, 2019

On This Week’s Show

  • A weird star just rapidly dimmed and we don't know why
  • Trump administration doubles down on anti-science
  • Study of marathon runners reveals a ‘hard limit’ to human endurance

Science News with Chris MacAlister, and JD Goodwin

Crazy Star

Chris MacAlister

  • Little green men were being given the...

Jun 6, 2019

Summer is here. The pool is finally warm enough, and the barbecue grill is doing its magic. Time for some grillin’ and chillin’!

Plug in your earpods as you flip those shrimp on the barbecue, drink that ice cold beer, and listen to this awesome episode of Blue Streak Science!

On This Week’s Show

  • Lessons learned...