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We take your questions about life, Earth and the universe to researchers hunting for answers at the frontiers of knowledge.
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Ratings & Reviews
4.8 stars from 1,104 ratings
Very informative, but please ditch the senseless chatter. It sounds very juvenile.
Phyllo98 via Apple Podcasts · South Africa · 06/25/20
Super interesting bits of science and easy to understand the deep knowledge behind
Cristina ina via Apple Podcasts · Mexico · 05/30/20
Crowd science
Terrific program, well paced and researched
jpc233 via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 05/27/20
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