First, we hear Online News Editor David Grimm and host Sarah Crespi focus on viewers favorites and workers picks from this year’s online stories, from mysterious pelvises to quantum engines.
Megan Cantwell talks with News Editor Tim Appenzeller in regards to the 2018 Breakthrough of the Year, a number of of the runners-up, and some breakdowns. See the entire breakthrough bundle here, together with all of the runners-up and breakdowns.
And in her ultimate phase for the Science Podcast, host Jen Golbeck talks withScience books editor Valerie Thompson in regards to the yr in books. Both additionally counsel some last-minute additions to your vacation purchasing checklist.
This week’s episode was edited by Podigy.
[Image: NASA Scientific Visualization Studio; Music: Jeffrey Cook]