Past Episodes

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047: COP22, Dinosaur-killing asteroids, Pub Quiz and so much more!

The atmosphere during COP22 was decidedly gloomy after the result of the US election. One would expect the mood to only get worse as the realization that the United States elected a President who considers climate change to be a worldwide conspiracy created by the Chinese, and promised to pull out of the Paris climate…

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046: Standing With You for Science

After the shocking events of last week it has become imperative that we stand together as strong, forceful defenders and champions for science. Blue Streak Science is committed to being a powerful voice for science and scientists on the issues that have been threatened by recent events. Those issues include, but aren’t limited to science policy,…

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045: A World War Against Science Has Begun

The war against science just got very real. But please don’t despair. We now have a common mission and our goal is crystal clear. To be sure, this a major setback to science and portends some dark days ahead, but we will overcome this if we re-double our efforts to communicate science through this and…

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044: Who volunteers to milk the Tasmanian Devil? Hello? Anyone?

In this installment of the Blue Streak Science Podcast we have expanded the Science Roundup from three to six topics. It’s so much fun talking about the latest science that even the expanded version seems to end way too soon. How can one not like it? We talked about newly discovered antibiotic properties of Tasmanian…