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August 27th, 2015
Episode 640 of 1326 episodes
Why do we share news stories with our friends and networks? Is it to be a good citizens or to present a certain image of ourselves to the world? Do we share stories because they are funny or counterintuitive or because they bring us to tears? Finally there is some data on what makes us want to send a story out into the wider world.
From finding awe in Hubble images to visiting the doctor, science is everywhere in our lives. Whether we wear a white lab coat or haven't seen a test tube since eighth grade, science affects and changes us. We all have a story about science, and at The Story Collider, we want to hear those stories.