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What is the climate innovation gap?

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Are we investing enough resources in science and climate research? Over the last decade, federal spending on research and development as a percentage of our country’s GDP has been declining. Peter deMenocal, director of Columbia University’s Center for Climate and Life, argues that the shortfall is creating an innovation gap that could impact the security of our food, water, and shelter.

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SciTech Now Episode 334

Military Medicine, soft robotics; the uncharted Amazon; and tech-savvy students

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SciTech Now Episode 334

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SciTech Now Episode 333

The perfect cup of joe, a snapshot of a solar eclipse; colorful tires; and scanning fish.

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SciTech Now Episode 333

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SciTech Now Episode 332

Roaches, the story of a retired astronaut, VR and the sustainability of guitar making.

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SciTech Now Episode 332

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SciTech Now Episode 331

A preschool class connects with nature, wildlife trade, robots and saving the planet.

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A look at soft robotics

A new trend in robotics to create durable and malleable robots using soft materials.

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A look at soft robotics

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Equipping students with technical skills to thrive in today'

Equipping students with technical skills to thrive in today's workforce.

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Equipping students with technical skills to thrive in today'

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Exploring the uncharted Amazon

Candice Millard describes Roosevelt's trip down an unmapped part of the Amazon River.

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Exploring the uncharted Amazon

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Military Medicine takes us inside an unique engineering and

Military Medicine takes a look at unique engineering and research center in Pittsburgh

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Military Medicine takes us inside an unique engineering and

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A scientist’s mission to scan every known fish species

A scientist’s fishing mission to scan every known fish species in the world.

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A scientist’s mission to scan every known fish species

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A stunning snapshot of a total solar eclipse

A stunning snapshot of a total solar eclipse.

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A stunning snapshot of a total solar eclipse

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Science on the road to a more colorful tire

A new food waste technology may have you seeing more colorful tires in the future.

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Science on the road to a more colorful tire

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The science behind brewing the perfect cup of joe

Is there a science to brewing the perfect cup of joe?

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The science behind brewing the perfect cup of joe

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Scientists use a new method for tracking fish populations.

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SciTech Now captures the latest breakthroughs in science, technology and innovation.

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