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Science is a tricky thing to explain to the general public. The concepts get bogged down in technical details and theory, and the takeaways are difficult to summarize in bite-sized nuggets -- meaning, it’s hard to make non-scientists care about science because it’s almost un-tweetable. Thankfully, there are science communicators out there who are making it work. The most famous was Carl Sagan, an enormously influential science advocate. In honor of his birthday on November 9, we Read more...

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9
2015

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CREDIT: STARTALK RADIO Physics isn’t the easiest scientific discipline to understand, but all of the things that make it complex - abstract concepts, tricky terminology, and constantly-changing facts – also make it fascinating. And all of those things are also perfect for podcasting. While harder to find than general science podcasts, there are podcasts devoted to covering all things physics – often in ways that are more fun than you’d expect. Whether Read more...

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Chair of the Education and Public Outreach Committee, LIGO and Associate Professor of Physics, Columbia University
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