12/28/2012

Book Challenges Kids With Science-Based Mysteries

Move over CSI and NCIS, there’s a new game in town. Authors Eric and Natalie Yoder share some of their ‘One Minute Mysteries’ that can be solved with logic and knowledge of science—and without the aid of a magically fast DNA lab or improbable photo enhancement software.

Segment Guests

Eric Yoder

Eric Yoder is the co-author of One Minute Mysteries: 65 More Short Mysteries You Solve With Science! (Science, Naturally, 2013). He is based in Washington, D.C.

Natalie Yoder

Natalie Yoder is the co-author of One Minute Mysteries: 65 More Short Mysteries You Solve With Science! (Science, Naturally, 2013). She is based in Washington, D.C.

Meet the Producer

About Charles Bergquist

As Science Friday’s director, Charles Bergquist channels the chaos of a live production studio into something sounding like a radio program. Favorite topics include planetary sciences, chemistry, materials, and shiny things with blinking lights.