Summer books and summer science

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Heard On The Larry Meiller Show
Woman reading book outside.
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Summer is a great time to relax with a good book. Daniel Goldin is back with his list of books from around the world. And then at 12:30 Bassam Shakhashiri is with us to talk about fireworks, democracy and science.

Featured in this Episode

  • Travel the world through reading

    Summer is a great time for a vacation – but if you can’t get away you can always travel by reading a great book. Daniel Goldin, owner of Boswell Book Co. is back with 20 summer reads that will take you from New Zealand to China and back to the US.

    Daniel’s list

  • How do they make different colored fireworks?

    UW-Madison emeritus professor of chemistry Bassam Shakhashiri is back to talk about the science behind fireworks and, in this election year, how science is part of the political process.

Episode Credits

  • Larry Meiller Host
  • Daniel Goldin Guest
  • Bassam Shakhashiri Guest
  • Jill Nadeau Executive Producer
  • Jeff Robbins Technical Director

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