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A Journey to The Arctic

Some say there’s no better place to understand the impact of climate change than Earth’s Northernmost region, The Arctic. Now a show called True North,  Launched by online news network The Young Turks takes viewers on a journey through this remote and rapidly changing region. Co-host of True North John Iadarola joins Hari Sreenivasan via […]

SciTech Now Episode 440

In this episode of SciTech Now, we take a look at how researchers are finding ways to safeguard Honey Bees; Joaquim Goes discusses invasive Algae Blooms; Co-Host of True North John Iadarola discusses his journey to the Arctic; and the race to find an Ebola Vaccine.

SciTech Now Episode 417

In this episode of SciTech Now, we get a look into why whales are showing up in NYC waterways; Professor Robin Bell speaks about her study on the melting polar caps; an annual international competition where students have fun while learning the principles of STEM; and community solutions to climate change.

The daring study of polar bears

For wildlife biologist Karyn Rode, tracking and tranquilizing polar bears from a helicopter are just the first thrilling steps in her research. In this episode of Science Friday’s series “Breakthrough: Portraits of Women in Science,” we learn what the data she collects reveals about how polar bear populations are adapting to the warming Arctic.