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  • 01:01

    Alan Boyle & Marc Abrahams • Ig Nobel's & Annals of Improbable Research

    in Science

    Marc Abrahams, creator of the Ig Nobel Prize ceremony and editor of the Annals of Improbable Research returns to talk with Cosmic Log's Alan Boyle.


    B0yle on strange science.


    "Last, but not least, there are the Ig Nobel awards. These come with little cash, but much cachet, and reward those research projects that 'first make people laugh, and then make them think'" — Nature


    Follow @MarcAbrahams @B0yle 

  • Episode 1031: Research to Tactics

    in Training

    This radio show will discuss all of the research conducted with the fire service by the UL Firefighter Safety Research Institute.  Guests from fire departments that have served on the technical panels of the research will share their perspectives and how they have incorporated the results into their departments.

    Host Steve Kerber is the Director of the UL Firefighter Safety Research Institute. He has led fire service research and education in the areas of ventilation, structural collapse, and fire dynamics. A 13-year veteran of the fire service, with most of his service at the College Park Fire Department in Prince George's County Maryland where he served at ranks up through Deputy Chief.  He currently serves on the Advisory Board of Fire Engineering and the Fire Department Instructors Conference.  Steve has also been appointed to the rank of Honorary Battalion Chief by the FDNY.

  • 00:38

    On-Farm Research

    in Science

    In today's episode we take a look at What's Up in the World of Ag, check in with two of our Dynamite Growers, and our main segment is on conducting GOOD research on YOUR farm.

  • 01:04

    Sparty Talk: Improbable Final Four edition

    in Sports

    Satchmo and DB discuss Michigan State's improbable run to the Final Four of the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament, inlcuding their wins over Oklahoma and Louisville, the Tom Izzo-Coach K rivalry, whether it's OK for Spartan fans to like Wisconsin coach Bo Ryan now, the relationship between Izzo and Spartan football coach Mark Dantonio, Izzo's relationship with Nick Saban and their Final Four predictions. They also preview the final episodes of Mad Men.

  • 00:52

    The Latest In Cancer Research & Treatment

    in Health

    Your national award-winning family radio talk show Let's Talk America with Host Shana Thornton will present a timely news segment on the latest in cancer research on Tuesday, May 19, 2015 at 7:30 pm EST. Leading oncologist and best-selling author Dr. Mitchell Gaynor talks exclusively to Shana about genetic testing options and cancer diagnoses. Clinical oncologist and President of Science and Medicine at Cancer Treatment Centers of America’s Eastern Regional Medical Center, Dr. Maurie Markman, joins the show to discuss precision medicine and cancer treatment. This entire show will inform, inspire, and encourage. 


     


    *Please support our national sponsors by visiting www.letstalkamericawithshanathornton.com. Thank you!


     

  • 01:00

    FFAF: Josh Duggar Molested Sisters & Resigns from Family Research Council

    in Christianity

    The breaking news all over the internet is that Josh Duggar has resigned from The Family Research Council after someone dug up dirt on his life when he was a teenager.  Josh admitted to molesting a few of his sisters as well as a non-family member.  Josh committed these crimes when he was 14 years old and his parents turned him in and got him counseling.


    We'll discuss this and the issue of judgment beginning with the house of God and other news today on Free for All Friday. 

  • 01:03

    What is Schizophrenia- Causes Symptoms and Research

    in Health

    Anissa Abi-Dagham, M.D. is Director of Clinical and Imaging Research and is an expert on schizophrenia


    There are three phases of schizophrenia — prodromal (or beginning), active, and residual. They tend to occur in sequence and appear in cycles throughout the course of the illness.


    We will be speaking today on


    How does schizophrenia begin, and what is its course, What are the symptoms of schizophrenia, What causes this illness


     


    To particpate in a research trial please call 212 568-6850 or go to  


    http://columbiapsychiatry.org/researchclinics/lieber-schizophrenia-research-clinic

  • 00:59

    Problem Solving in Genealogical Research with Mary M.Tedesco

    in History

     


    Problem Solving in Genealogical Research
    (Strategies / ideas for breaking through your genealogy brick walls.)


    MARY M. TEDESCO is a professional genealogist, speaker, and author. She is a Host / Genealogist on the PBS TV series Genealogy Roadshow (season 2) and the Founder of ORIGINS ITALY. Mary speaks Italian and travels often to Italy to conduct client genealogical research and visit family. Mary is the co-author of Tracing Your Italian Ancestors an 84-page Italian research guide published by Moorshead Magazines. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics from Boston University and a Certificate in Genealogical Research from Boston University’s Center for Professional Education. In addition to her Italian ancestry (Calabria, Trentino-Alto Adige, and Tuscany) on her father’s side, she also has deep American roots (German, Irish, Danish & English) on her mother’s side and is proud member of the Daughters of the American Revolution. Mary is a member of a number of local and national genealogical societies and serves on the Board of Directors of the Massachusetts Genealogical Council. She can be contacted at www.originsitaly.com


     

  • 01:12

    Episode 996: Research to Tactics

    in Training

    This radio show will discuss all of the research conducted with the fire service by the UL Firefighter Safety Research Institute.  Guests from fire departments that have served on the technical panels of the research will share their perspectives and how they have incorporated the results into their departments.

    Host Steve Kerber is the Director of the UL Firefighter Safety Research Institute. He has led fire service research and education in the areas of ventilation, structural collapse, and fire dynamics. A 13-year veteran of the fire service, with most of his service at the College Park Fire Department in Prince George's County Maryland where he served at ranks up through Deputy Chief.  He currently serves on the Advisory Board of Fire Engineering and the Fire Department Instructors Conference.  Steve has also been appointed to the rank of Honorary Battalion Chief by the FDNY.

  • 01:00

    Groundbreaking diabetes research and reduce the risk of other metabolic risks

    in Health

    Dana Laake and her special guest Dr. Neal Barnard will discuss groundbreaking diabetes research and how following a high-fiber, plant-based diet can reduce the risk of other metabolic risk factors, including high blood pressure.


    Neal Barnard, MD, is an Adjunct Associate Professor of Medicine at the George Washington University School of Medicine in Washington, DC, and President of the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine. He has led numerous research studies investigating the effects of diet on diabetes, body weight, chronic pain, and dietary interventions in type 2 diabetes. Dr. Barnard has authored more than 70 scientific publications, 15 books, and has hosted three PBS specials on nutrition and health. As president of the Physicians Committee, Dr. Barnard leads programs advocating for preventive medicine, good nutrition, and higher ethical standards in research.

  • 00:31

    Daniel Mollino Victory Ride TBI Rehabilitation Research at Kessler Foundation

    in Motivation

    Celebrate Dan's Victory Ride


     Support TBI Rehabilitation Research at Kessler Foundation


    After his injury, Dan relearned the basics that most of us take for granted—walking, talking, and reading at Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation. He worked hard to regain his ability to think, learn, and remember. His therapists at Kessler Institute used intensive therapies, many developed by the scientists at Kessler Foundation.
     


    With the support of our donors, we at Kessler Foundation make a direct and profound impact on the lives of people like Dan—people disabled by diseases and injuries of the brain and spinal cord. Our breakthrough research improves cognition, mobility, and long-term outcomes. Our funding of disability employment initiatives provide access to job opportunities, education, transportation and job training.


    Dan's story is just one example of how your support can improve the lives of people with disabilities. Celebrate Dan's victory ride by making a gift today—a gift that will help others gain independence. Every dollar of your donation directly supports our misson to change the lives of people with disabilities.


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    Daniel Mollino
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