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Episode 171: Backpacks Optional

Scott and Natalie are joined by science communicator Dr。 Meenakshi Prabhune, who runs the blog Backpack Full of Questions。 They discuss two stories from her blog about birds navigating and birds using tools, as well as her journey from PhD student to full-time science journalist!

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Episode 170: Consciousness on Earth, Life in Space

This week, Nora tells us what a gigantic neuron might have to do with consciousness, Scott talks 7 new exoplanets and the search for extraterrestrial life, and Chelsea shares some quick thoughts on an exceptional scientist, Dr. Mildred Dresselhaus.