By URL
By Username
By MRSS
Enter a URL of an MRSS feed
 
or

NPR People: Hmmm.... Krulwich on Science Podcast

NPR People: Hmmm.... Krulwich On Science Podcast

NPR Science Correspondent Robert Krulwich demystifies what's dense and difficult -- even if you feel lost when it comes to science. ...
0
Viewers

Wanna Live Forever? Become A Noun

09/28/11
Joseph Guillotin, Henry Shrapnel and Jules Leotard became immortal by entering the English language. But when your entire life is reduced ...

Lucretius, Man Of Modern Mystery

09/19/11
In his new book, author and Harvard literature professor Stephen Greenblatt explores the 2,000 year-old writings of Lucretius and his ...

Cuddling With 9, Smooching With 8, Winking At 7

08/21/11
Most people have a favorite number. But why do people choose the numbers they do

When Does A Person Start To Boil?

07/25/11
Have you ever wondered how much heat you can take 232 years ago, three men decided to find out.

Nature's Secret: Why Honey Bees Are Better Politicians Than Humans

05/25/11
Democracy in the human world can be a messy and acrimonious business, but in the bee world, a little waggle dance can help you get all the ...

Cosmonaut Crashed Into Earth 'Crying In Rage'

03/18/11
Everyone knew the mission would fail the technicians, the pilot and the friend who would replace him if he deserted the mission. But ...

Flamingos Drop From Siberian Sky: Locals Mystified

03/08/11
Deep in the middle of a Siberian winter, a frozen bird fell from the sky. Then another. Not what you expect while ice fishing in the ...

Tools Never Die. Waddaya mean, Never?

02/01/11
Krulwich makes a bet he can find tools that have gone extinct but it turns out old technology doesn't disappear like you'd think. Tools ...

New Language Discovered: Prairiedogese

01/21/11
Deep in the Arizona desert, one man has been deciphering the chatter between rodents, hoping to prove that communication among highly ...

A Mystery: Why Can't We Walk Straight?

11/22/10
Try as you might, you can't walk in a straight line without a visible guide point, like the sun or a star. You might think you're walking ...

My Grandson The Rock

11/11/10
In this story, we explain why someday you might have a rock for a grandson.