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Leading science journalists provide a daily minute commentary on some of the most interesting developments in the world of astronomy and space exploration. For a full-length, weekly podcast you can subscribe to Science Talk: The Podcast of Scientific...Show More


02:13 | Feb 23rd, 2015

New evidence points to the evolution of the ability for bacteria to grab nitrogen from the atmosphere some 3.2 billion years ago, about 1.2 billion years earlier than thought—with implications for fin...Show More

01:22 | Feb 17th, 2015

A dwarf galaxy near the Milky Way may consist of more dark matter than regular matter.* Clara Moskowitz reports
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01:42 | Feb 10th, 2015

NASA has to deal with the unexpected financial consequences of robotic missions that just keep going. Lee Billings reports

01:40 | Feb 2nd, 2015

The oldest group of terrestrial worlds now known formed some 11.2 billion years ago, more than six billion years before our sun and planets. Clara Moskowitz reports  

01:37 | Jan 26th, 2015

New images from a NASA orbiter reveal Beagle 2’s final resting place. Lee Billings reports
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