Lead Producer and Host: Mike Brennan
Science News of the Week:
Plans are in place for robot spacecraft to mine near-Earth asteroids
Computer data successfully stored on a strand of DNA
Researchers map brain’s emotional intelligence
New study links lightning to headaches and migraines
Song of the Week:
Phosphorescent’s “Song for Zula”
Featured This Week:
Dinosaur Tracks Michael Brennan speaks with Anthony Romilio about his study of the dinosaur tracks in the Lark Quarry Conservation Park in Australia, once thought to be the only known site of a dinosaur stampede. His new research changes the story.
Full Moon Deborah Byrd discusses this week’s full moon, what causes the phases of the moon, and when to see the star Regulus and planet Saturn this week.
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