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What can the love songs of South African frogs tell us about communication and the brain?
There's research on whales singing and birds dancing, but what about monkeys and apes? In this segment, we'll look at the musical abilities of our fellow primates.
Psychologist Diana Reiss discusses communication and cognition in dolphins.
We'll talk with two winners of this year's Siemens Competition in Math, Science & Technology. The high school students developed computer software that tries to guess emotions by listening to speech.
Researchers create a computer program that learns parts of language in a way similar to the way infants learn.
Science museums aren't just dioramas and dusty skeletons anymore.
The money will be used to turn Nikola Tesla’s final laboratory into a museum.
In natural history museums around the world, art and science intersect in the de...
Philadelphia’s Mütter Museum has a lot of heart, and other organs too.
How do museums protect and preserve artistic and historic artifacts for the ages...
\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.