Nanoparticles Can Eat Plaque And Clear Arteries (Cool Weird Awesome 232)

Sounds like good news for the millions affected by heart disease: a nanoparticle that can target the plaque inside those blood vessels and actually reduce it! Plus: an animal rescue in Leesville, SC, needs piggy cuddlers!

By |2020-02-06T06:22:35-05:00February 6th, 2020|Categories: Cool Weird Awesome, Podcasts|Tags: , , |

Here’s A Tiny Particle That Spins Faster Than Anything That’s Ever Spun (Cool Weird Awesome 225)

Researchers at Purdue University have managed to spin a very tiny object at the ungodly rate of 300 billion revolutions per minute - and it's powered only by light. Plus: Google Maps allows users to rate and review rivers, lakes and anywhere else that people want to go. So what's the best-reviewed river Earth has to offer?

By |2020-01-28T09:00:19-05:00January 28th, 2020|Categories: Cool Weird Awesome, Podcasts|Tags: , , |