Science Friday is a source for entertaining and educational stories about science, technology, and other cool stuff. Science Friday airs live on nearly 400 public radio stations throughout the United States and you can visit the site for the podcast and many more interesting videos and articles.
The articles and videos throughout site are thorough and interesting – striking a nice balance between a deep dive and skimming the surface. You can listen online and there are videos on many subjects that can be downloaded or viewed at the site or on YouTube. If you’re looking for a particular subject, these are the main subjects at Science Friday:
- Physics + Chemistry
- Earth Science
- Food + Garden
- Arts, Culture + History
- Technology + Engineering
The site description wraps up what they do quite nicely “Covering the outer reaches of space to the tiniest microbes in our bodies, Science Friday is the source for entertaining and educational stories about science, technology, and other cool stuff. We’re more than just a radio show. We produce award-winning digital videos, original web articles, and educational resources for teachers and informal educators. We like to say we’re brain fun, for curious people. All of our work is independently produced by the Science Friday Initiative, a non-profit organization dedicated to increasing the public’s access to science and scientific information”.
Curious minds will find much that’s entertaining and interesting at this site.
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