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Covering everything about science and technology -- from the outer reaches of space to the tiniest microbes in our bodies -- Science Friday is your source for entertaining and educational stories and activities. Each week, host Ira Flatow interviews scientists and inventors like Sylvia Earle, Elon Musk, Neil deGrasse Tyson, and more.
|1||CleanVideoShedding Light On The New Zealand Glow Worm||Biochemists Miriam Sharpe and Kurt Krause hope to discover the molecular basis for the New Zealand glow worms bioluminescence.||14 9 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
|2||CleanVideoIt’s A Bird! It’s A Plane! It’s Snarge!||Every day, the Smithsonian Institutions Feather Identification Lab receives dozens of envelopes filled with the remains of birds scraped off the sides of airplanes.||20 7 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
|3||CleanVideoDesktop Diaries: Michael Pollan||In the latest installment of our Desktop Diaries video series, well take you into the home office (and garden) of the famous food and nature author Michael Pollan.||13 7 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
|4||CleanVideoThe Giant Squid’s Biggest Mystery||Estimating how many giant squid are lurking in the deep ocean seemed unfathomable...until now!||16 6 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
|5||CleanVideoLove, Octopus-ly||Full-time biologist—part-time cephalopod matchmaker, Richard Ross invites us into his secret home lab where he studies the mating rituals of the lesser Pacific striped Octopus.||15 6 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
|6||CleanVideoThe Wisdom Of Teeth||Hidden inside each set of ancient teeth are clues about their owners behavior, ancestry and hints about what really made up the paleo diet.||8 6 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
|7||CleanVideoBear In Mind The Muskox||Conservation scientist Joel Berger dresses up as a grizzly bear near musk oxen herds, to find out if male oxen make them safer from bears.||17 5 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
|8||CleanVideoHow To Save The World’s Rarest Sea Lion Pups||After being hunted off of the mainland of New Zealand centuries ago, a new generation of the earths rarest sea lions species has miraculously returned to the Otago Peninsula.||9 5 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
|9||CleanVideoBreakthrough: Polar Bear Witness||For USGS wildlife biologist Karyn Rode, tracking and tranquilizing polar bears from a helicopter are the just the first thrilling steps in her research.||1 1 1970||Free||View in iTunes|
|10||CleanVideoCreating The Never-Ending Bloom||Using meticulously crafted platforms, patterns, and layers, Edmarks art explores the seemingly magical properties that are present in spiral geometries.||1 1 1970||Free||View in iTunes|