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Science

  • There's a new podcast out from NPR, something the network has never done before - a children's program. It's called "Wow in the World" and it targets…
  • Science, and religion. Are they mutually exclusive? Former North Carolina governor Jim Martin doesn't think so. "It's a new interpretation that science…
  • Charlotte Talks
    Carl Zimmer has written thirteen books on a plethora of science topics, writes a column for the NY Times, an award-winning blog for National Geographic,…
  • Charlotte Talks
    Artificial Intelligence - machines that work like the human brain - computers that can think. It's the stuff of science fiction, but it's also very real…
  • Charlotte Talks
    Part One: Ron Rash. Poet, short story writer and novelist Ron Rash is having a busy year - his latest book of short stories Nothing Gold Can Stay, set in…
  • Charlotte Talks
    We have discussed climate change many times on Charlotte Talks but there is a new science emerging in the study of our changing climate. Social scientists…
  • Charlotte Talks
    Physicist Sean Carroll spends a lot of time researching theoretical aspects of cosmology, field theory, and gravitation. Recently, he’s been speaking out…
  • Charlotte Talks
    Earlier this month, the Centers for Disease Control warned us about the spread of a deadly, antibiotic-resistant "nightmare bacteria." The strain called…
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    We have long wondered if we were alone in the universe. We’ve sent probes far out into space, landed on the moon and are now exploring Mars in detail. We…
  • Charlotte Talks
    We all have a story about a trip to the Emergency Room or know someone who does, but how much do we really know about emergency medicine? There is a…