EarthSky 22: DNA like a wire for life
Science news of the week:
Walking through doorways may cause memory lapses
A new map of the moon’s surface
Silicon wafer fashioned after butterfly wings
Meditating, daydreaming and psychiatric disorders
Song of the week:
Mother Falcon’s song “Serpent Tongues” from their album “Alhambra”.
This week’s featured stories:
DNA Wire for Life Jorge Salazar speaks with Dr. Jacqueline Barton of CalTech on her award winning research on DNA.
Global Night Sky: Constellation Orion Deborah Byrd on the sky’s most famous constellation, Orion the Hunter. How you can see it.
Weird Science: Mini-turbines in Blood Ryan Britton on generating electricity from mini-turbines in your bloodstream! (!?)
Thanks for listening in. We’ll catch ya next week!
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