Episodes

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Broadcast Date Episode Title Episode # Release #
Jun 5, 2020 Cheap, Quick and Accurate Cancer Detection 706 163
May 29, 2020 More Space Problems 704 162
May 22, 2020 My Bugs Ate My Drug 705 162
May 15, 2020 Why Bats 703 162
May 8, 2020 What Inspired the Iditarod 702 162
May 1, 2020 Making Antivirals 701 162
Apr 24, 2020 Pandemics of Modern Times 700 161
Apr 17, 2020 The Granddaddy of All Pandemics 699 161
Apr 10, 2020 Hello-Can You Hear Me Now? 698 161
Apr 3, 2020 Get the HPV Vaccine and Avoid Cancer 697 161
Mar 27, 2020 Plague Outbreak in China 696 160
Mar 19, 2020 Predicting Death 695 160
Mar 13, 2020 A Blood Test for Brain Injury 694 160
Mar 6, 2020 Good News for Cystic Fibrosis 693 160
Feb 28, 2020 Vaping is Killing People 692 159
Feb 21, 2020 Global Warming on Mental Health 691 159
Feb 14, 2020 Another Reason to Fear Measles 690 159
Feb 7, 2020 A New Vaccine for TB 689 159
Jan 31, 2020 The Origins of Human Malaria 688 158
Jan 24, 2020 Play Chess to Lose Weight 687 158
Jan 17, 2020 Why Women Get More Autoimmune Diseases 686 158
Jan 10, 2020 Real Life Zombies 685 158
Jan 3, 2020 The Ultimate Prize: Nobel Prize 2019 684 158
Dec 27, 2019 The Gut, The Brain and Child Development 683 157
Dec 20, 2019 Say It Isn't So for Joe 682 157
Dec 13, 2019 Could the Brain Come Back from Death 681 157
Dec 6, 2019 The Guts of Parkinson's 680 157
Nov 29, 2019 A Prostate Test That's Not Fickle 679 156
Nov 22, 2019 Climate Change and Valley Fever 678 156
Nov 15, 2019 Autism: Beyond the Genes 677 156
Nov 8, 2019 What Happened to One Twin in Space 676 156
Nov 1, 2019 Heart Powered Pacemakers 675 156
Oct 25, 2019 There is No Tickling Yourself 674 155
Oct 18, 2019 The Limits of Human Endurance 673 155
Oct 11, 2019 What If Opioids Went Up in Smoke? 672 155
Oct 4, 2019 The Disappearing Reappearing Bone 671 155
Sep 27, 2019 Could an Answer to Autism Be found in Our Gut 670 154
Sep 20, 2019 A Better Cancer Treatment 669 154
Sep 13, 2019 Bacteria in the Pits 668 154
Sep 6, 2019 Why the Mona Lisa Remained Unfinished 667 154
Aug 30, 2019 New Polio Like Virus 666 153
Aug 23, 2019 Breast Implant Cancer 665 153
Aug 16, 2019 Not So Dirty Dogs 664 153
Aug 9, 2019 Flakka - A Dangerous High 663 153
Aug 2, 2019 Outrunning Alzheimer's 662 153
Jul 26, 2019 Predicting Heart Attacks 661 152
Jul 19, 2019 A Defective Gene in Juvenile Arthritis 660 152
Jul 12, 2019 Blessed Be The Soil 659 152
Jul 5, 2019 Alzheimer's and the Bacterium in Your Gums 658 152
Jun 28, 2019 How to Be Dense in Old Age 657 151
Jun 21, 2019 Testing Our Blood for Alzheimer's 656 151
Jun 14, 2019 A Virus Could Save an Eye 655 151
Jun 7, 2019 Rock a Bye Baby 654 151