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Groks Science Radio Show

Series produced by Charles Lee

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Groks Science Radio Show 

Weekly science radio program hosted by Dr. Charles Lee, Dr. Frank Ling, Dr. Joanna Rowell, Samantha Thomas, Tom Stewart, and Chenan Zhang. Each show features interviews with scientists and technical innovators, humorous commentary on recent discoveries, plus the Grokotron 5000 and the World Famous Question of the Week! Tune in every week and rediscover the world as you think you know it. For more information, visit the website at: WWW.GROKS.NET

The Groks Science Show is a weekly science radio program and podcast produced in Chicago, IL and Tokyo, Japan. The show broadcasts on radio stations across the country, internationally, and can also be heard as a podcast. Each week, the hosts, Dr. Charles Lee, Dr. Frank Ling, Forrest Gulden, and Joanna Rowell take an in-depth look at recent events in the world of science and technology, and examine the effects of recent discoveries on our daily lives. Each episode features an interview with a leading scientist, researcher, author, or industrialist discussing stimulating work in their field. The show often includes a humorous and entertaining segment, plus the world famous question of the week! For more information, visit the website at WWW.GROKS.NET


290 Pieces

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Dr. Robert Crease discusses how terms from quantum mechanics have found their way into everyday discourse.

  • Added: Jan 22, 2015
  • Length: 32:16
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David Victor discusses how experience affects negotiation tactics.

Bought by KPVL


  • Added: Jan 15, 2015
  • Length: 21:32
  • Purchases: 1
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Dr. Benjamin Krinsky discusses scientific policy.

Bought by WYAP


  • Added: Jan 08, 2015
  • Length: 27:32
  • Purchases: 1
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Mitzi Weinman discussed strategies for personal management.

  • Added: Jan 08, 2015
  • Length: 21:31
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Tasneem Zehra Husain discussed the exciting threads weaving through the history of physics.

Bought by KKWE Niijii Radio


  • Added: Dec 23, 2014
  • Length: 16:50
  • Purchases: 1
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Jaclyn Wong discussed the beauty premium.

Bought by KKWE Niijii Radio and KPVL


  • Added: Dec 18, 2014
  • Length: 29:58
  • Purchases: 2
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Dr. Jason Gallicchio discusses the physics of particle entanglement.

Bought by KKWE Niijii Radio, CHSR-FM 97.9, WRNC-LP, WYAP, and KPVL


  • Added: Dec 03, 2014
  • Length: 32:08
  • Purchases: 5
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Sophia McClennen discussed how satire is saving the nation.

Bought by KKWE Niijii Radio, WRNC-LP, and WYAP


  • Added: Nov 26, 2014
  • Length: 18:54
  • Purchases: 3
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Dr. Barry Cooper discusses the life and work of Alan Turing.

Bought by KKWE Niijii Radio, WRNC-LP, and KPVL


  • Added: Nov 20, 2014
  • Length: 32:48
  • Purchases: 3
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Baruch Fischoff discusses how to communicate scientific risks and uncertainties.

Bought by KKWE Niijii Radio, WRNC-LP, and KPVL


  • Added: Nov 14, 2014
  • Length: 26:11
  • Purchases: 3
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Rob Manning discusses the challenges of constructing the Mars rover Curiosity.

Bought by KKWE Niijii Radio, WYAP, WRNC-LP, and KPVL


  • Added: Nov 05, 2014
  • Length: 27:12
  • Purchases: 4
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Dr. Laurence Steinberg discussed the neuroscience of adolescence.

Bought by KKWE Niijii Radio, KPVL, WRNC-LP, and WYAP


  • Added: Oct 29, 2014
  • Length: 31:37
  • Purchases: 4
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Andreas Wagner discussed the arrival of the fittest.

Bought by KKWE Niijii Radio, WYAP, KPVL, and WRNC-LP


  • Added: Oct 22, 2014
  • Length: 24:25
  • Purchases: 4
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David Kern discusses how the loss of smell can predict impending death.

Bought by KKWE Niijii Radio and WRNC-LP


  • Added: Oct 15, 2014
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Gillian Foulger discusses intra-plate volcano sites.

Bought by KKWE Niijii Radio and KPVL


  • Added: Oct 13, 2014
  • Length: 24:54
  • Purchases: 2
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Dr. Gillen D’Arcy Wood discusses the eruption of Mount Tambora.

Bought by WYAP, KPVL, and KKWE Niijii Radio


  • Added: Oct 01, 2014
  • Length: 35:00
  • Purchases: 3
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Dr. Bessel van der Kolk discussed new methods for healing mental trauma.

Bought by KKWE Niijii Radio, KPVL, and WYAP


  • Added: Sep 24, 2014
  • Length: 20:56
  • Purchases: 3
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Dr. Brenda Wilson discusses the science and politics of the Ebola virus.

Bought by KKWE Niijii Radio, KMUD, and WYAP


  • Added: Sep 19, 2014
  • Length: 34:05
  • Purchases: 3
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Hari Manoharan talks about nanostructures of carbon.

Bought by KPVL and KKWE Niijii Radio


  • Added: Sep 19, 2014
  • Length: 26:22
  • Purchases: 2
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Michael Harris discusses what the impact of constant connectedness means for the well being of future generations.

Bought by KKWE Niijii Radio, KMUD, KPVL, and WYAP


  • Added: Sep 03, 2014
  • Length: 27:41
  • Purchases: 4