Science Minutes

Science Minutes are created by Atlantic Public Media as part of an ongoing effort to represent the community in the WCAI listening area. Woods Hole is surrounded by science labs and institutions and the Science Minutes try to capture what scientists are doing and thinking about in their labs. Like Sonic IDs, these short portraits and stories are woven into the broadcast day.

Clam Insights Clam Insights

Biologist Roger Hanlon on groundbreaking discoveries made with the same clams we eat in chowder. Podcast: Download

Fantastic Voyage Fantastic Voyage

Biologist Hazel Sive imagines traveling inside an embryo. Podcast: Download

Attic Skulls Attic Skulls

Evolutionary biologist Hopi Hoekstra gives a tour of the attic at Harvard’s Museum of Comparative Zoology. Podcast: Download

Horseshoe Crabs Horseshoe Crabs

Biologist Roger Hanlon on the unique properties of horseshoe crab blood. Podcast: Download

Ant Defenses Ant Defenses

Biologist Adam Lazarus describes ants’ arsenal of defenses. Podcast: Download