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StarTalk Radio

Neil deGrasse Tyson

Science & Medicine, Natural Sciences

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Science & Medicine 5
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Science meets comedy and pop culture on StarTalk Radio! Astrophysicist and Hayden Planetarium director Neil deGrasse Tyson, his comic co-hosts, guest celebrities and scientists discuss astronomy, physics, and everything else about life in the universe. But wait... there's more! Our new show, StarTalk All-Stars, features a revolving slate of all-star scientists and science educators including Bill Nye the Science Guy, backed up by your favorite comic co-hosts. Catch new episodes of StarTalk Radio on Fridays at 7pm ET, and StarTalk All-Stars on Tuesdays at 7pm ET. Keep Looking Up!

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StarTalk SoundBite: The Hunt For A Real Medical Tricorder

September 30th, 2014

Episode 169 of 311 episodes

Would you want to build a real life medical Tricorder for 10 million dollars? StarTalk Radio host Neil deGrasse Tyson explores the reasons why X-Prize founder Peter Diamandis has teams competing to build a working Star Trek medical tricorder and how it could change the world. If you enjoyed this SoundBite, be sure to check out the full episode here: https://soundcloud.com/startalk/x-prize-beyond-space-part-2

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