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Science360 Radio is a radio station based in the United States. It is an initiative of the National Science Foundation’s Science 360 network. It offers content from all over the world. This content is aimed at educating the public on all things science, engineering, math, and technology.

It is an online radio station that features programming from an assortment of contributors.

Currently, all of Science360’s programming is done in the English Language. It has a listen live feature that can be used on any device, using the right online streaming platforms.


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History:

The radio station was launched by the NSF on September 26, 2011. It was the first online streaming service to be entirely based on STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics). It was created to bring the world of science to the fingertips of listeners literally.

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Science360 Radio Famous Shows

For the most part, this channel is the fact that it does not have an exact schedule. Instead, content is provided spontaneously daily. The reason why this is the case can be largely attributed to the fact that a huge chunk of what Science 360 broadcasts are not created by Science 360 Radio. Instead, it features programming from an assorted variety of contributors which include Nonprofits, other radio stations, the National Science Federation, and other government agencies.

However, one thing is for sure. The content released by this live streaming radio station is for the purpose of educating listeners on innovations in science and technology. Despite the fact that it offers a live streaming service, over 100 podcasts can be downloaded from the radio’s website. These podcasts come mainly from a variety of NSF sponsors.

Famous Shows:

Scientific American’s 60-second series: This program offers 60 seconds of updates in the technology world: from health to tech. This can help science tutors find something to begin their classes with. All they have to do is assign one of these before the lecture and take the first few minutes to discuss it in class.

MicrobeWorld: This show reviews books and information on microorganisms. It explores bacteria at a level that is perfect for someone who is just being introduced into the intricacies of biology.

The Academic Minute: These are podcasts where scientists are interviewed. For the most part, they talk about the importance of their jobs. Young listeners would be able to pick up on the real passion these scientists have for their work. This is a show that inspires the younger generation to look into the world of technology with interest.

Discovery Files: This show is an upbeat and entertaining show. It talks about the latest developments in projects funded by the NSF.

4 Awesome Discoveries you probably did not hear this week: This is a show that would be loved by technology geeks. For those big on the new things happening in the world around us, missing this show is not an option. This is a weekly briefing on the latest developments in the world of art and technology.

Audience

The audience of this station consists mainly of tech gurus, inquisitive students, and teachers searching for content to teach. The audience is made up of people who are thirsty for knowledge. This station is also listened to by the average technology lover.

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Contact Details:

Address: 2415 Eisenhower Avenue, Alexandria, Virginia 22314, USA
Phone Number: 1-800-381-1532, (703) 292-5111
Email: rgov@nsf.gov
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