Date(s) - 04/22/2020 - 06/17/2020
THE LOH DOWN ON SCIENCE is launching a limited radio/podcast series called THE LOH DOWN ON SCIENCE: SPECIAL PANDEMIC EDITION on April 22 for eight weeks. The series, presented by the Loh Down On Science (LDOS) Media Lab (and supported by the Fuhs Family Foundation), will offer five new pieces per week, available on PRX/Exchange, Stitcher, and soon to be on Apple iTunes, Spotify, and all standard podcast platforms. These are three-minute family friendly radio/podcast/audio modules covering a range of pandemic science. The podcast will explore: The science of herd immunity. The wonders of soap. The curious story of Lady Montagu, English aristocrat and early vaccine adopter. Could a mad scientist create a virus in a lab? Why are our house cats going nuts? The surprising healing powers of copper. Can you harness your home computer, when you’re sleeping, to join an army of computers crunching data to find COVID-19’s Achilles Heel? Hint: Yes! It’s been done to solve Ebola!