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Episode 120: From Car Mufflers to Human Voice Tracts

Mar 1, 2018 Using mathematical models to help understand human speech.

Episode 119: There is No Such Thing as Big Data

Feb 22, 2018 We preview the final lecture in the 2018 UA College of Science lecture series which deals with modern day computers, AI, machine learning and big data.

Episode 118: Machine Influencers and Decision Makers

Feb 15, 2018 We preview the fifth lecture in the 2018 UA College of Science lecture series which deals with modern day computers, AI, machine learning and big data.

Episode 117: What Humans Do that Machines Cannot

Feb 8, 2018 We preview the fourth lecture in the 2018 UA College of Science lecture series which deals with modern day computers, AI, machine learning and big data.

Episode 116: Working Alongside Thinking Machines

Feb 1, 2018 We preview the third lecture in the 2018 UA College of Science lecture series which deals with modern day computers, AI, machine learning and big data

Episode 115: The Minds of Machines

Jan 25, 2018 We preview the second lecture in the 2018 UA College of Science lecture series which deals with modern day computers, AI, machine learning and big data

Episode 114: Problem Solving With Algorithms

Jan 18, 2018 We preview the first lecture in the 2018 UA College of Science lecture series which deals with modern day computers, AI, machine learning and big data

Episode 113: Human Brains Prefer Short Sentence Construction

Jan 11, 2018 When it comes to language, your brain prefers efficiency.

Episode 112: Studying the Shapes and Colors of Distant Galaxies

Jan 4, 2018 NIRCam will study infrared light and help astronomers learn the age of stars in nearby galaxies

Episode 111: How Astronomy and the Arts Interact

Dec 22, 2017 REPEAT. The role of astronomical themes in the arts.

Episode 110: The Complex Orchestration of Nerves and Muscles for Even Seemingly Simple Movements

Dec 14, 2017 How the brain controls muscles to produce movement

Episode 109: The Origins of Life

Dec 7, 2017 Experimental tools are helping astrobiologist Betul Kacar unravel mysteries about the origins of life

Episode 108: Making the Most of Alternative Energy Sources

Nov 30, 2017 Algae and new opportunities for alternative energy.

Episode 107: The Widespread Effects of Tiny Aerosol Particles on Climate and Health

Nov 22, 2017 REPEAT. Of all environmental threats, particles are responsible for the most deaths globally.

Episode 106: Chasing Down an Asteroid

Nov 20, 2017 The OSIRIS-REx teams prepares for the spacecraft's arrival at Bennu in November 2018.

Episode 105: The UA Home of Millions of Insect Specimens

Nov 9, 2017 REPEAT. The UA insect collection is helping researchers understand more about our world.

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