Science Friday

Science Friday

Science Friday and WNYC Studios

Brain fun for curious people.

Categories: Science & Medicine

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Researchers are learning that placebos might be more effective when patients are told they’re receiving them. Plus, a new book argues that cutting-edge technology is not always a needed solution. And a food scientist explains how an invasive insect is turning oranges sour.

Previous episodes

  • 1024 - Placebo Effect, Technoableism, Florida Citrus, Neuroscience Music. Sept 29, 2023, Part 2 
    Fri, 29 Sep 2023
  • 1023 - Vision and the Brain, Jellypalooza. Sept 29, 2023, Part 1 
    Fri, 29 Sep 2023
  • 1022 - Ocean Climate Solutions, Florida Corals, Climate Video Games. Sept 22, 2023, Part 2 
    Fri, 22 Sep 2023
  • 1021 - Our Fragile Moment, Climate Comedy. Sept 22, 2023, Part 1 
    Fri, 22 Sep 2023
  • 1020 - New Covid Vaccine, Moroccan Earthquake, Native Bees. Sept 15, 2023, Part 2 
    Fri, 15 Sep 2023
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