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This Week in Science – The Kickass Science Podcast

Dr. Kirsten Sanford Science Media
ScienceNewsNews CommentaryNatural Sciences

The kickass science and technology radio show that delivers an irreverent look at the week in science and technology.


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4.1 out of 5 stars from 627 ratings
  • Great diversity of content and love the long length

    One of the best science news podcasts around!

    Apple Podcasts
    Jon Kelling
    United States3 months ago
  • Greenhouse Gases in the sky

    Justin-you nailed it. Thanks for the cautionary song. “Ghost Riders in the Sky” is my favorite song of all time. I ain’t even mad. You done good. more

    Apple Podcasts
    United Statesa year ago
  • Please stop talking about spiders!🤮

    I hate spiders. But I enjoy other science topics. If every episode’s gonna include stuff about spiders, I’ll stop listening to this show. Can’t handle the UGH! the moment I hear that word.

    Apple Podcasts
    Japan2 years ago
  • Technical problem?

    This podcast has been a refreshing mix of interesting content and playful non-toxic silliness for decades. I love it! more

    Apple Podcasts
    United States2 years ago
  • Used to be a favorite

    The show used to be one of my favorites. A couple times recently, Justin was getting repeatedly cut off, interrupted, and “corrected” so much that it was starting to give me anxiety. I get the point the hosts were trying to make at the time, but they should’ve just let him finish, think it through, and then contribute something thoughtful afterward if they still had anything to say. As a listener, it seemed like they were trying to argue with a point he hadn’t even made yet. On top of that, noth... more

    Apple Podcasts
    Jon Kelling
    United States2 years ago

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