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Science In Action

BBC World Service

The BBC brings you all the week's science news.


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4.4 out of 5 stars from 942 ratings
  • R H Darling

    Excellent programme as always. more

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    bobski 123
    United Kingdoma month ago
  • 2142 Tuesday

    I agree. No gas advertising.

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    Australiaa month ago
  • Australia

    Advertising gas is not appropriate!

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    Al Ben 99
    Australia2 months ago
  • Proper science

    How refreshing to hear proper empirical analysis. Well worth listening to. I have recently listened again to back episodes as it gives perspective on what is happening today. Pity decision makers aren’t listening.

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    United Kingdom2 months ago
  • Excellent podcast and great host

    This is an excellent podcast with great topics and well hosted. It’s nice when the host covers the topic with enough knowledge to ask intelligent and insightful questions that allows the key elements to be covered. Keep up the good work!

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    United States4 months ago

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