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The Loh Down on Science

American Public Media

The Loh Down on Science is the fun way to get your daily dose of science in less than two minutes. The program explains the world of science with a dash of humor. Hosted by writer/performer and Caltech alumna Sandra Tsing Loh, it's a program for those who love science as well as for those who avoid it!

The Loh Down on Science is the fun way to get your daily dose of science in less than two minutes. The program explains the world of science with a dash of humor. Hosted by writer/performer and Caltech alumna Sandra Tsing Loh, it's a program for those who love science as well as for those who avoid it!

Location:

Pasadena, CA

Description:

The Loh Down on Science is the fun way to get your daily dose of science in less than two minutes. The program explains the world of science with a dash of humor. Hosted by writer/performer and Caltech alumna Sandra Tsing Loh, it's a program for those who love science as well as for those who avoid it!

Language:

English

Contact:

474 South Raymond Avenue Pasadena, CA 91105 (626) 583-5100


Episodes

Seeing Eye to Eye

2/28/2020
How animals view each other’s worlds. #Eyes #SpiderWeb #Vision

Duration:00:01:29

Get in Line

2/27/2020
This line for pumpkin spice latte is killing me. Hey, no cuts! #fossils #trilobites #lines @UniversiteLyon

Duration:00:01:29

Heart of a Whale

2/26/2020
When whales go low, hearts beat slow! #marinebiology #cardiology #heartrate #whales #animals @GoldbogenLab @HopkinsMarine

Duration:00:01:29

Fearless Gut

2/25/2020
What’s in your gut? It could affect your brain! @CChu1989 @Cornell @nature

Duration:00:01:31

Spider Stitches

2/24/2020
Surgery without needles and stitches? Sign me up! @MITMechE @ProfZhaoMIT @Nature

Duration:00:01:29

Tongue-Tied T-Rex

2/21/2020
Dinosaurs open wide, but they don’t stick out their tongues! @UTAustin #paleontology #dinos #evolution

Duration:00:01:29

Ant-Nihilate Traffic

2/20/2020
Ants – the ideal commuters! #ants #traffic @Docteur_Drey @UT3PaulSabatier

Duration:00:01:30

Salamander Limbs

2/19/2020
New hope for your needy knees! #regeneration #salamanders #humans @dukemedicine @DukeU

Duration:00:01:29

Veggie Tales

2/18/2020
Can we help boost our veggies’ immune systems? #Science #EatYourVeggies #plants #viruses #immunology LeibnizWGL

Duration:00:01:31

Stopwatch or Tattoo

2/17/2020
It glows! It tells time! On your skin!! Wait, is it a stopwatch or a tattoo? #WearableElectronics #stretchable #displays #stopwatch #technology @NanjingUnivers1

Duration:00:01:29

Blind Date

2/14/2020
Learning about the birds and the bees – especially the bees! @UCRiverside #bees #survival #insects #reproduction #entymology

Duration:00:01:29

Feel the Burn

2/13/2020
Mole-rat + Wasabi = better #pain management? #neuroscience @MDC_Berlin @ChariteBerlin @UPTuks @UIC_BioS @UniofDar

Duration:00:01:29

Diamonds in the Deep

2/12/2020
What can #diamonds tell us about the #Earth’s interior? #JourneyToTheCenterOfTheEarth #DiamondsAreForever #Geology #EarthScience #Science

Duration:00:01:29

Ancient Brew

2/11/2020
Old-school beer – I mean, REALLY old school! @CairoUniv #brewmasters #beer #fermentation #egypt

Duration:00:01:29

Heart on My Sleeve

2/10/2020
Your heart might be in the right place, but is your fashion? #medicaldevices #bluetooth #signals #radio #wearabletech #smartclothing @NUSingapore

Duration:00:01:29

Sleigh Bells and Seaweed

2/7/2020
Are reindeer salty about climate change? @NTNU @BrageBH @UNISvalbard #populationecology #adaptation #SvalbardReindeer #arctic #seaweedsnacks #poopanel

Duration:00:01:29

Seeing the Blues

2/6/2020
Keep the phone down. Keep the blue light away. #Blue-light #Ageing #Neurodegeneration #Disease #Health @OregonState @UniWarszawski

Duration:00:01:29

Rat Race

2/5/2020
Honk honk! Rats take to the open road…wind in their ears! #rats #learning #cars @URichmond

Duration:00:01:29

No Ice Ice Baby

2/4/2020
Post gym ice baths. Friend or foe for gym rats? #resistancetraining #buildmuscle #proteinintake #hydrotherapy #icewaterbath #postworkout #coldwaterimmersion @MaastrichtUMC

Duration:00:01:29

Armored Fish

2/3/2020
Piranha-proof swimsuits? This fish has got one! @UCBerkeley #biteproof #fish #scales

Duration:00:01:29