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This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS) - Episode 571

Do you have robot friends? We do on the This Week in Science Podcast (TWIS) Episode 571! RobotGrrl, Erin Kennedy joins us to talk Robot Missions!

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On the show this week, Dr. Kiki and Justin explore the world of science news with a few of the week's popular stories: 

(3:37) Interview with RobotGrrl Erin Kennedy about Robot Missions and how you can get involved!


(50:58) there is a new and promising MS Treatment using stem cells. (56:30) Researchers find more signs of Gravitational Waves!

(59:26) Justin has a fascinating Hobbit Update...

(1:20:45) Science says cow-milk should be LED free.

(1:28:28) CO2 + Volcanic Rocks = Awesome new way to store our emissions!

(1:15:13) A New Improved Meteorite was discovered by UC Davis scientists.

(1:32:10) We really see an Exoplanet for the first time!

Empathy can be rewarding to the empathic.

(1:23:55) Japan's Venus probe is sending back amazing pictures.

(1:37:22) Penis bones evolved many, many times.

(1:34:29) Birds are brainier than you.

And Much More…

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