Mary Roach, author of Grunt: The Curious Science of Humans in War, talks about ear cuffs, a new military-grade technology that will help soldiers preserve their hearing and minimize deafness and hearing disability...
If you can't break through a wall, you climb over it. Janna Levin, Professor of Physics and Astronomy at Barnard College, points to three genius scientists who embraced limitations.
This week, Bill Nye the Science Guy weighs in on the reality of the timeless superhero wish, how not to break your legs while trying comic book moves, and the human virtues of Bruce Wayne and Peter Parker.
Henry Rollins talks about how fear of winding up starting in The America drove his to his remarkable career.
Michio Kaku tells the story of one super-scary mistake in physics and reminds us how hard it is to get science right.
Neil deGrasse Tyson proposes an ideal form of government called Rationalia and causes a viral debate.