Richard Martin

May. 04, 2012

Is Thorium a Magic Bullet for Our Energy Problems?

A panel debates the potential of thorium reactors as a clean and safe source of energy.

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Michael Pollan Talks Plants and Food

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Medical Oddities from the Bowels of the Mütter

\t"Disturbingly informative," is how museum director Robert Hicks describes Philadelphia's Mütter Museum--items of interest include a gangrenous hand, wax models of extinct diseases, deformed bones and body parts. Now imagine what's in the basement. Science Friday got a behind-the-scenes tour.

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