Talk of the Nation Science Friday from NPR

Fri 2PM-4PM
  • Hosted by Ira Flatow

Science, technology, environment and health news and discussion from the makers of the NPR public radio program Science Friday with host Ira Flatow.

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To the listener who last week said she didn’t like to hear criticisms on Feedback – quick, tune out while you still can! By now many listeners will have heard that NPR has decided to cease production of Talk of the Nation , with the last show being next Thursday the 27th. Many of us will miss that show. Science Friday will continue, however. Beginning Monday July 1, we will air another program produced by NPR and WBUR...

NPR's award-winning TV and radio journalist, Ira Flatow, recently visited WHQR! Last week, Flatow spoke at WHQR's sold out fundraiser luncheon at the Hilton Riverside Grand Ballroom. Thank you to all who attended and supported WHQR so generously...more pictures soon. Thanks also to our terrific sponsors AAIPharma Services , Port City Neurosurgery and Spine , and Riverside Dental Arts and all of our fabulous table hosts.

Jemila’s back. And her listeners couldn’t be happier.

Note: this text is a somewhat expanded version of the audio as aired. Listener Ned wrote from Topsail: NPR is ending Talk of the Nation on July 1st. Is it possible that WHQR will at that time broadcast both hours of the Diane Rehm show? That would be great. Many listeners will have heard about the demise of Talk of the Nation, which was announced last Friday. I hope Neal Conan will continue to contribute to NPR. As for WHQR’s plans, those are uncertain at this time. We will...