The Current Science & Technology Podcast
By Museum of Science, Boston
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Join us for interviews with a variety of experts taking a closer look at the latest advances in science, technology, engineering, art, and math.
||CleanFinding More Exoplanets with TESS||Dr. Chelsea Huang, and exoplanet scientist from MIT, describes the search for new exoplanets with the TESS mission.||9/7/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanReturning Function After Paralysis||Dr. Parag Gad from UCLA describes a non-invasive electrical stimulation technique to return bodily functions to paralyzed individuals.||7/11/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanNanoDays 2018: Pink Diamonds||Dr. Ron Walsworth, physicist at Harvard University, discusses quantum science and how pink diamonds are being used to revolutionize today's technology.||5/3/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA New Way to Treat (and Prevent) HIV||men's Hospital, is developing a once a week pill to treat (and possibly even prevent) HIV infections.||4/27/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTop 10 Science Stories of 2017||From fossil discoveries to space exploration, learn what science stories made our Top 10 list.||12/21/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Future of Robotics||Daniel Theobald, co-founder of Mass Robotics and Chief Innovation Officer for Vecna Robotics in Cambridge, MA, discusses how robots will affect our daily lives over the coming years.||12/14/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPerspectives: Are Species Real?||What can we learn when we place our modern scientific knowledge in a historical context? In this new type of segment, we explore speciation research. Featuring The Caterpillar Lab’s Sam Jaffe, biographer Anthony Crawforth, and geneticist James Mallet||11/21/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSolar Sailing with the Planetary Society||How do you propel a spacecraft without fuel? Hear about LightSail, the Planetary Society’s solar sailing spacecraft set to launch in 2018.||11/8/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTackling the Future of CTE||Dr. Ann McKee, Chief of Neuropathology at VA Boston and Director of the CTE Center at BU, highlights her current CTE research and imparts her vision for the future.||10/3/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhy Do Archaeologists Love Outhouses?||Joe Bagley, City Archaeologist of Boston, takes us on an exploration of the Pierce-Hichborn site in Boston's North End.||9/14/2017||Free||View in iTunes|