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Oct 25, 2021
Ellen Shumaker talks about fall food safety - from trick-or-treating to fairs, fire pits and fall potlucks.
Sep 22, 2021
Shweta Trivedi talks about giving pre-veterinary students hands-on experiences through VetPAC.
Aug 13, 2021
Vanessa Volpe explains how systemic racism can affect healthcare quality and availability for Black populations.
Jul 8, 2021
Stacy Wood talks vaccine apathy: what it is and how to address it.
Jun 11, 2021
Casey Theriot talks about how C. diff does what it does and what researchers are doing to stop it.
May 12, 2021
Clyde Sorenson talks cicadas.
Apr 12, 2021
Volcanologist Arianna Soldati talks about how volcanoes operate and what it's like to get up close and personal with lava.
Mar 15, 2021
Heather Patisaul talks about compounds in plastics that can affect your health.
Feb 15, 2021
Delisia Matthews and Qiana Cryer-Coupet talk about sneakerheads, hypebeasts, and what it means to be a part of the community.
Jan 21, 2021
A hive is only as healthy as its queen. Alison McAfee discusses queen failure.
Dec 18, 2020
Greg Lewbart, a professor of aquatic medicine here at NC State's College of Veterinary Medicine, knows that when treating turtles and fish, innovative solutions are part of the process.
Oct 7, 2020
Skylar Hopkins explains why some parasites need protecting.
Sep 22, 2020
Computer scientist Brad Reaves talks about robocalls - how they work and what happens when you answer one.
Aug 26, 2020
Mathematical biologist Alun Lloyd talks about the spread of mosquito-borne illnesses in the US and the methods we can use to stop them.
Aug 4, 2020
How will the universe end? Katie Mack talks about universe-ending scenarios.