BONUS: Science did what?? (Extended Edition)

Summary

BONUS Episode: Extended Edition of Science did what??

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FEATURED NEWS STORIES

 – https://www.nasa.gov/feature/new-horizons-spacecraft-answers-question-how-dark-is-space 

 – https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2021/01/shocking-discovery-electric-eels-hunt-packs-amazon-rivers

 – https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2021/01/05/mars-canyon-larger-than-grand-canyon-biggest-solar-system-nasa/4141377001/

 – https://medicalxpress.com/news/2021-01-nanoparticle-drug-delivery-brain-disorders.html

 – https://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap201227.html 

Script Notes: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/wordsbyfifi/latest-science-discoveries-blinded-science

“Cosmic Latte”
Source: NASA.gov

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05. The 4,000 year old invention that can help slow a global pandemic

Summary

This week on Blinded by Science we appreciate virus annihilating and bacteria busting ability of soap. Thanks for listening. Don’t forget to like, comment, and subscribe for more episodes. 

NOTES

 – Vox’s video: “How soap kills the coronavirus” https://youtu.be/-LKVUarhtvE

 – “Video reveals why woodpeckers don’t get stuck to trees” https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2021/01/video-reveals-why-woodpeckers-don-t-get-stuck-trees 

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SOURCES

 – https://www.nytimes.com/2020/03/13/health/soap-coronavirus-handwashing-germs.html

 – How soaps work: https://youtu.be/6WunMIp9huM

 – http://www.soaphistory.net/ 

 – https://www.britannica.com/animal/woodpecker 

 – https://www.thespruce.com/fun-facts-about-woodpeckers-387095 

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02. DNA

Summary

This week on Blinded by Science we appreciate DNA. 

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Source: genome.gov

SOURCES

 – How to pronounce deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) https://youtu.be/6zt9WLR41V8 

 – What is DNA? https://medlineplus.gov/genetics/understanding/basics/dna/ 

 – Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA) https://www.genome.gov/genetics-glossary/Deoxyribonucleic-Acid 

 – “Metal-Breathing Bacteria Synthesize High-Tech Material” by Karen Kwon, Scientific American,

https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/metal-breathing-bacteria-synthesize-high-tech-material/ 

 – Research Paper: “Synthesis and characterization of molybdenum disulfide nanoparticles in Shewanella oneidensis MR-1 biofilms” https://avs.scitation.org/doi/10.1116/6.0000199 

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