Episodes

Episode 774 - Eco-friendly Biofuel from Poop Plant  

May 17, 2017 - Researchers mix poop with invasive plant to create eco-friendly biofuel.

Episode 773 -  Better self-healing materials from Snake Skin  

May 15, 2017 - Scientists develop self-healing material based on snake skin.

Episode 775 -  Ideas for Dissertation Poster  

May 18, 2017 - Wrestling with ideas for a dissertation poster? Check out this student’s effort.

Episode 772 -  Super Sticky Geckos Glue  

May 11, 2017 - Lizard inspires the creation of adhesive.

Episode 771 - The Secret Ingredient to ‘life-saving’ Blood  

May 10, 2017 - Scientists develop alternative to vital blood component.

Episode 770 -  New approach to Reducing E-waste Pile-up  

May 08, 2017 - New biodegradable substance could help reduce E-waste pile-up.

Episode 769 -  'Artificial Leaf' of the Future  

May 04, 2017 - ‘Artificial leaf’ could lead to better harvests in the future.

Episode 768 - Scientists and Sunscreen  

May 03, 2017 - Scientists answer a burning question about sunscreens.

Episode 767 -  Sewer Stench Removal  

May 01, 2017 - Researchers close in on ways to banish odors from sewage.

Episode 766 -  Helping Smokers to Quit  

April 27, 2017 - Compounds found in addictive nut could help smokers quit the habit.

Episode 765 - Countering Birth Defects in Zika Virus  

April 26, 2017 - Scientists take steps to prevent birth defects caused by Zika virus.

Episode 764 - 'Super' Metallic Laser Detector  

April 24, 2017 - New laser technique detects metallic structural defects.

Episode 763 -  Bacteria Can Be Beaten by Maple Syrup  

April 20, 2017 - Maple syrup ingredient could bolster effectiveness of antibiotics.

Episode 762 - A Stunning Way to Reverse Paralysis  

April 19, 2017 - Scientists seek to reverse paralyzing effects of autoimmune disorders.

Episode 761 -   High-Tech Biosensors in Contact Lens  

April 17, 2017 - Contact lens biosensors help monitor bodily functions in real time.

Episode 760 - Future Sea Creatures in Savage Oceans  

March 30, 2017 - Some sea creatures could survive in the harsher oceans predicted in the future.

Episode 759 - Zika Mosquito Threat May Still Exists!  

March 29, 2017 - Scientist seek ways to corral mosquito responsible for Zika.

Episode 758 -   The ‘Chemistry’ Crime-solving Device  

March 27, 2017 - New powerful ‘glow stick’ could help solve crime, diagnostic testing.

Episode 757 -  'Super' Vanilla Flavor  

March 23, 2017 - Scientists develop ‘greener’ way to synthesize vanilla flavorings.

Episode 756 -  New 'Easy Breezy' Fabric Softeners  

March 22, 2017 - Innovative technique could lead to more eco-friendly fabric softeners.

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