New discoveries, everyday mysteries, and the science behind the headlines — all in about 10 minutes, every weekday. It's science for everyone, using a lot of creativity and a little humor. Join host Emily Kwong for science on a different wavelength.If you're hooked, try Short Wave Plus. Your subscription supports the show and unlocks a sponsor-free feed. Learn more at plus.npr.org/shortwave
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All this concern about delta 8 and pot but everyone run out and get a vaxx that has hardly been tested. pot has been around forever I’ll tell you delta 8 is great for pain.. especially since the government makes it tougher to get pain meds, but we can give disadvantaged people free crack pipes and kits. The FDA is a joke
Love all the topics on here, especially about Covid. Thank you Short Wave and NPR.
Love the intro with Emily Kwong the little tiny music soothes me and I actually look forward to it. Aaron Scott came in and removed the intro? Why oh why Aaron Scott. I'll listen to an old episode instead 😝
Love I’ve the format of just giving a quick take and enough science fact to wet the appetite
Very little science… like they we’re told to do a science podcast, but are not interested in science. So 60% or more of the episodes, or more, are only marginally related to science. Even the science episodes have only one or two science facts. Anything that cannot be explained in a single sentence is just avoided. Exception: they might use multiple sentences to explain something, if it was taught already in middle school.
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Short Wave launched 3 years ago and published 696 episodes to date. You can find more information about this podcast including rankings, audience demographics and engagement in our podcast database.
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