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Will Future Astronauts Need To Worry About Moonquakes?
This story is part of our celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission. View the rest of our special coverage ...
These Launchpads Took Humans To The Moon. Will Rising Tides Bring Them Down?
In the shadow of worsening flooding conditions and structural degradation, NASA is upgrading some of its historic ...
The Unlikely Origins Of A Space Archaeologist
In this excerpt from “Archaeology from Space,” Sarah Parcak recounts who inspired her to become a space archaeologist, from ...
How Noma Uses Fermentation
People have always associated our restaurant closely with wild food and foraging, but the truth is that the defining pillar ...
Can Robots Influence ‘The Fate Of Food’?
The following is an excerpt of The Fate of Food: What We’ll Eat in a Bigger, Hotter, Smarter World by Amanda Little. Jorge ...
Talk To Science Friday Using The VoxPop App
Your voice has always been part of Science Friday’s DNA. We’ve taken your questions live by phone from the very beginning to ...
Keeping The Nuclear Bomb Out Of Hitler’s Hands
During World War II, two French physicist’s assistants escape German occupation with a crucial nuclear weapon ingredient ...
Solving The Mystery Of Paternity, Once And For All
These days, a scientific paternity test is easily acquired, and its results are seen as almost indisputable. But what about ...
Puppy Eyes: Dogs’ Secret People Manipulation Weapon
IRA FLATOW: This is Science Friday. I’m Ira Flatow. If you’ve looked down while you’re eating and saw two big dog eyes ...
SciFri Extra: About Time
Ira talks with the head of the NIST’s Time and Frequency Division about time, and how to measure it better. The official U.S. ...
Turning Proteins Into Music
Proteins are the building blocks of life. They make up everything from cells and enzymes to skin, bones, and hair, to spider ...
A Tiny Training Partner In Your Gut?
Though the ads tell you it’s gotta be the shoes, a new study suggests that elite runners might get an extra performance boost ...