Podcasts & RSS Feeds
Most Active Stories
Science Friday - NPR's midday news-talk show - an exchange of ideas and opinions on the issues that dominate science news. Explore science-related topics -- from subatomic particles and the human genome to the Internet and earthquakes. Listen to in-depth discussion with scientists and others from all walks of life whose work influences our daily lives.
Thursday, May 23, 2013 2:00pmHouses with dogs had more types of bacteria, say researchers who surveyed surfaces in 40 homes.
Thursday, May 23, 2013 2:00pmHow, and why, have some older people overcome the challenges of learning new technology?
Thursday, May 23, 2013 2:00pmThe massive tornado that struck Oklahoma this week was the product of specific atmospheric conditions—and bad luck.
Thursday, May 23, 2013 2:00pmA skin cancer drug shown to lessen Alzheimer's symptoms in mice may not work as originally claimed.
Thursday, May 23, 2013 2:00pmClimate change may increase pests and turn dry soil to dust. Farmers are already on the offensive.