Science Friday

Fridays 11am - 1pm
  • Hosted by Ira Flatow

For hundreds of thousands of national listeners, Science Friday is the weekly source  for news and entertaining stories about science. It started as a radio show, created in 1991 by host and executive producer Ira Flatow. Since then, it's grown into much more, including award-winning digital videos and original web content covering everything from octopus camouflage to cooking on Mars. SciFri is brain fun, for curious people.

Panels of expert guests join Science Friday's host Flatow, a veteran science journalist, to discuss science -- and to take questions from listeners during the call-in portion of the program.

The radio show is broadcast on KUNR Fridays 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. You can join the conversation by calling 1-844-724-8255 or tweeting your questions @scifri.
 KUNR Local Host: Duncan Stewart, Tom Strekal

Ways to Connect

Locked-In Man

Jan 8, 2015

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So from NPR News, this is INVISIBILIA. I am Lulu Miller.


And I am Alix Spiegel.

MILLER: And today, we are discussing thoughts.

SPIEGEL: How to think about your thoughts. What we should think about our thoughts that we think.

Dark Thoughts

Jan 8, 2015

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So we're going to start with a very simple question - what were you just thinking?

UNIDENTIFIED MAN #1: Who the hell are you? (Laughter) I mean, that's what I was just thinking.

UNIDENTIFIED GIRL #1: A cheeseburger (laughter). I wanted a cheeseburger.

Invisibilia Preview

Dec 19, 2014

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