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Molly – Scary Drug or Promising Therapy?

Molly, Ecstasy, MDMA… whatever you want to call it, it’s all the same thing. This week, we’re turning up the bass and checking out what does it do to your brain. Is it bad for you? Could it be a potential medicine? To find out, we talk to public health researcher Prof. Joseph Palamar, DEA…

November 16, 2017

Balding – What Actually Works?

So… you’re losing your hair. Is there anything that can be done about it? And are the treatments dangerous — for your or your penis? We talk to geneticist Prof. Stefanie Heilmann-Heimbach  and dermatologists Dr. Wilma Bergfeld and Dr. Robert Bernstein. Check out the full transcript here. Extra reading: A review of balding treatments Stefanie’s…

November 9, 2017

The Bee-pocalypse

What is killing the bees? And will we have enough food to eat if the bee-pocalypse becomes worse?

November 2, 2017

Vitamins & Supplements – Are They Worth It?

Americans spend billions of dollars on vitamins and supplements, but should they?

October 19, 2017


All over the world people report sightings of big, hairy, human-like beasts, so could Bigfoot really be out there… somewhere?

October 12, 2017

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Wendy Zukerman

Wendy is the creator and host of Science Vs. She is a science journalist, who previously worked at the Australian Broadcasting Corporation and New Scientist Magazine.


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