EarthSky 22: Has science found a fountain of youth?

How age reversals in mice might help scientists turn back the clock – on this week’s EarthSky 22 – your 22 minutes of science and music. Plus new music by Maneja Beto. Share the love!

Host: Jorge Salazar
Lead Producer: Mike Brennan

Image Credit: mape_s

ES 22 Producers: Deborah Byrd, Beth Lebwohl, Ryan Britton, Emily Howard

This week’s lineup:

Turning Back the Clock. Jorge speaks with Dr. Ronald DePinho on his study of age reversal in mice.

Polar Bears! Beth Lebwohl speaks with Kieran Mulvaney about his new book The Great White Bear: A Natural & Unnatural History of the Polar Bear

The Apex of the Sun’s Way: Deborah Byrd explains our journey through the Milky Way galaxy.

The Clausius-Clapeyron Equation. Frank Wentz on using the NASA Aqua Satellite to measure water vapor in the atmosphere. He explains why measuring water vapor is more effective than measuring temperature.

This week’s musical contributors:

Maneja Beto

The Black and White Years

One Hundred Flowers

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