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SciTech Now: Episode 306

Science on the slopes.  A pair of Pennsylvania inventors turned a failed middle school science project into a growing business.  See how they are using geometry and physics to build what they call the most advanced boards on the planet.

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Posted on July 13, 2017

In this episode, learn about a science contest that’s helping scientists better communicate the complexity of their work. Also, discover what scientists are doing to search for life on the distant moon Europa, developing aspirin of the future, and more!

 

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Posted on January 18, 2017

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