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Alan Alda blends passions for science and communication

Alan Alda blends passions for science and communicationAcclaimed actor, writer, and director Alan Alda continues his lifelong passion to probe the nexus between art and science.  He'll likely touch on that topic among others when he kicks off the Philadelphia Speakers Series
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Kids get hands dirty digging for fossils from the age of dinosaurs

Kids get hands dirty digging for fossils from the age of dinosaursMore than 1,000 people, many of them under 10 years old, descended into a mining pit in southern New Jersey on Saturday for a once-a-year chance to dig up some fossils from the age of the dinosaurs.

Philly council reviewing consultant's report on PGW sale

Philly council reviewing consultant's report on PGW saleThe long saga of trying to sell Philadelphia Gas Works,  the largest city-owned gas utility in the country, could be moving forward next month. 

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Photo leaks and privacy threats — not just for celebrities any more

The celebrity nude photo leak in August raised some uncomfortable questions about the security of private data — and about what, if anything, we can do about it. Being threatened online is pretty appalling — and scary.

8 favorite cookie recipes inspired by science (sort of)

This week's edition of The Pulse features a segment with Dr. Bethany Brookshire demonstrating the scientific method with cookies. Science is fun, but we love cookies, too. Here are some of our favorites from teh WHYY

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Alan Alda blends passions for science and communication

Alan Alda blends passions for science and communication

Acclaimed actor, writer, and director Alan Alda continues his lifelong passion to probe the nexus between art and science.  He'll likely touch on that topic among others when he kicks off the Philadelphia Speakers Series
Fridays at 9 a.m. on WHYY 90.9 FM
8 favorite cookie recipes inspired by science (sort of)

8 favorite cookie recipes inspired by science (sort of)

This week's edition of The Pulse features a segment with Dr. Bethany Brookshire demonstrating the scientific method with cookies. Science is fun, but we love cookies, too. Here are some of our favorites from teh WHYY
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