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Short Wave

New discoveries, everyday mysteries, and the science behind the headlines — all in about 10 minutes, every weekday. It's science for everyone, using a lot of creativity and a little humor. Join host Maddie Sofia for science on a different wavelength.

New discoveries, everyday mysteries, and the science behind the headlines — all in about 10 minutes, every weekday. It's science for everyone, using a lot of creativity and a little humor. Join host Maddie Sofia for science on a different wavelength.

Episodes: 60

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Compost Your Loved Ones

Duration: 8 min

Happy New Year!

Duration: 1 min

Tennessine's Wild Ride To The Periodic Table

Duration: 10 min

The Decade In Science

Duration: 11 min

Sci-Fi Movies Of The Decade (Sort Of)

Duration: 12 min

One Of The Germiest Places In The Airport

Duration: 7 min

Happy Holidays!

Duration: 3 min

A Shortwave Christmas Carol

Duration: 10 min