Friday, August 29, 2014, 2:00pm
SciFri is on the road this week, in Hollywood. We hear from writers and producers about how they portray scientists on the screen. Plus, the future of movie magic: can believable digital humans really be created? And, a peek into the writers rooms at The Big Bang Theory and Greys Anatomy.
Friday, August 29, 2014, 1:00pm
You've heard of wind, solar, geothermal . . . how about bacterial energy? Join us for a look at harvesting electricity from microbes. Plus, did you know Los Angeles was once as balmy as Washington D.C.? Reconstructing climate . . . from fossils. And, black holes bending X-ray light.
Friday, August 22, 2014, 2:00pm
Why did the Neanderthals disappear? War with humans? Bad luck? Or both? New research on how--and when--our ancient relatives met their demise.
Friday, August 22, 2014, 1:00pm
Feeling a little anxious? Depressed? The bacteria in your gut might be sending you a message. A look at how your biome may bully your brain.