An Internet radio program by the Science Faculty and Students of Loyola University New Orleans
Our Programs
ABOUT OUR ARCHIVED PROGRAMS & PROGRAM NOTES

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LIVE BROADCASTS
WEDNESDAYS 11 am to noon (CT)

 

ARCHIVED PROGRAMS & PROGRAM NOTES
January 14, 2009.   Our first formal broadcast, introducing our program, with host Dr. Craig Hood and conversations with student and faculty guests and visiting Penn State University anthropologist, Brenda Frazier.        LINK TO PROGRAM & NOTES
January 21, 2009.   With host Dr. Craig Hood and conversations with Dr. Frank Jordan (Biological Sciences) and Dr. Bill Walkenhorst (Chemistry).        LINK TO PROGRAM & NOTES
Jan. 28th, 2009.   With host  Dr. Craig Hood and conversations with Dr. Joelle Underwood (Chemistry) and Dr. Bob Thomas (Environmental Communications) concerning global monitoring of greenhouse gases.        LINK TO PROGRAM & NOTES
Feb. 4th, 2009. What Darwin did (and did not) know. With host  Dr. Craig Hood .     
LINK TO PROGRAM & NOTES
Feb. 11th, 2009.   200th Anniversary: Reflections on what Darwin (and Evolution) means to me. With hosts  Drs. Craig Hood and James Wee with reflections by students and faculty.   LINK TO PROGRAM & NOTES
Feb. 18th, 2009.   With Host Dr. Craig Hood and Dr. Gregory Choppin (Florida State Univ.) discussing discovery in chemistry and the future of nuclear power   LINK TO PROGRAM & NOTES
February 25, 2009. NO PROGRAMING -- MARDI GRAS HOLIDAY
March 4, 2009.   Computational Science at Loyola. With host Dr. Craig Hood and conversations with Drs. Maria Calzada, Martin McHugh, Thom Spence,and Ralph Tucci . .        LINK TO PROGRAM & NOTES
March 11, 2009.   Psychology at Loyola. With host Dr. Craig Hood and conversations with Drs. Lawrence Lewis and Mary Brazier.        LINK TO PROGRAM & NOTES
March 18, 2009.   Astrobiology -- Is Mars Habitable?. With host Dr. Craig Hood and conversations with Br. Robert Novak.(Iona College).        LINK TO PROGRAM & NOTES
March 25, 2009.   Developing BioFuels -- Loyola Chemistry Student BioFuel Team . With host Dr. Craig Hood and conversations with Chemistry Students, Michelle Chatelain, Brian Hays and Hunter Fontenot.        LINK TO PROGRAM & NOTES
April 1 , 2009.   Public Health (Biomedical) Research at Loyola -- Biology Students. With host Dr. Craig Hood and conversations with Biology Students, Laura Duncan, Jaren Kennedy, Jonathan Kurtz, and Nick de la Rua.        LINK TO PROGRAM & NOTES
April 8 , 2009.   NO PROGRAMING -- EASTER HOLIDAY
April 15 , 2009.   REPLAY -- Psychology at Loyola. With host Dr. Craig Hood and conversations with Drs. Mary Brazier and Lawrence Lewis (Psychology).   REPLAY from an earlier broadcast.        LINK TO PROGRAM & NOTES
April 22 , 2009.   Biodiversity & Ecology of Lake Pontchartrain. With host Dr. Craig Hood and conversations with Dr. James Wee (Biological Sciences) and Biology Student Ashley Sanders . LINK TO PROGRAM & NOTES
April 29 , 2009.   Physics at Loyola. With host Dr. Craig Hood and conversations with Dr. Armin Kargol (Physics) and Physics Student Emily Drabek. LINK TO PROGRAM & NOTES
May 6 , 2009.   NO PROGRAMING -- FINAL EXAMS
May 13 , 2009.   Science in Review -- The Life Sciences 2009. With host Dr. Craig Hood ,reviewing some important findings in 2009.    LINK TO PROGRAM & NOTES
Summer 2009.   NO PROGRAMING -- SUMMER BREAK, RESUMING in SEPTEMBER 2009
September 2, 2009. Organic Chemistry at Loyola. With host Dr. Craig Hood and conversations with Dr. Hoyt Meyer (Chemistry).    LINK TO PROGRAM & NOTES
September 9, 2009. Discoveries in Chagas Disease. With host Dr. Craig Hood and conversations with Dr. Patricia Dorn (Biological Sciences).    LINK TO PROGRAM & NOTES
September 16 - 23, 2009. Human Behavioral Research at Loyola. With host Dr. Craig Hood and conversations with Dr. Emily Russell (Psychology).    LINK TO PROGRAM & NOTES
September 30, 2009. On Restoring an Endangered Species. With host Dr. Craig Hood and conversations with Dr. Frank Jordan (Biology).    LINK TO PROGRAM & NOTES
October 7, 2009. REPLAY -- On Restoring an Endangered Species. With host Dr. Craig Hood and conversations with Dr. Frank Jordan (Biology).    LINK TO PROGRAM & NOTES
October 14, 2009 ( REPLAY on October 21) . Understanding Ecosystem Science. With host Dr. Craig Hood and conversations with Dr. Paul Barnes, Mark Tobler, and Marlo Grabner (Biological Sciences) .    LINK TO PROGRAM & NOTES
October 28, 2009 ( REPLAY on November 4 ) . Geometry: Form meets Function. With host Dr. Craig Hood and conversations with Drs. Ana-Maria Matei and Ralph Tucci (Mathematics) .    LINK TO PROGRAM & NOTES
November 11 , 2009 ( REPLAY on November 18 ) . The Biochemistry and Microbiology of Drug Development. With host Dr. Craig Hood and conversations with Dr. Bill Walkenhorst and Jessica Cosgrove and Pepper Hannah (Chemistry) .    LINK TO PROGRAM & NOTES
November 25, 2009.   NO PROGRAMING -- THANKSGIVING, RESUMING December 2nd, 2009
December 8th and 1st, 2009. (REPLAY from March 4, 2009). Computational Science at Loyola. With host Dr. Craig Hood and conversations with Drs. Maria Calzada, Martin McHugh, Thom Spence,and Ralph Tucci .  LINK TO PROGRAM & NOTES
December 16, 2009 (REPLAY December 23, January 6).   The Role of Natural History Museums in Evolution, from Darwin to Today. With host Dr. Craig Hood and conversations with Dr. Steven Darwin (Tulane University)...         LINK TO PROGRAM & NOTES
January 13 , 2010 (REPLAY on January 20, 2010)   The Molecular Biology of Arthritis . With host Dr. Craig Hood and conversations with Dr. Kimberlee Mix (Biological Sciences)...         LINK TO PROGRAM & NOTES
January 27 , 2010 (REPLAYS on February 3rd & 10th 2010)   Green Chemistry at Loyola . With host Dr. Craig Hood and conversations with Dr. Kurt Birdwhistell (Chemistry)...         LINK TO PROGRAM & NOTES
February 24, 2010 (REPLAY on March 3, 2010)   Science Breakthroughs of the Year . With host Dr. Craig Hood ..         LINK TO PROGRAM & NOTES
March 17, 2010 (REPLAY on March 24, 31, 2010)   Getting Physical: The Nature of Physical Chemistry . With host Dr. Craig Hood and conversations with Dr. Thomas Spence (Chemistry         LINK TO PROGRAM & NOTES
April 7, 2010 (REPLAY on April 14, 2010).   NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION: Where Discoveries Begin. With host Dr. Craig Hood       LINK TO PROGRAM & NOTES
April 21 , 2010 (REPLAY to June 2010)   The Science of Ecology . With host Dr. Craig Hood and conversations with Dr. David White (Biological Sciences).   LINK TO PROGRAM & NOTES
June 16 , 2010 (REPLAY THROUGH September 1, 2010)   Oil Spill Coastal Ecology & Biology . With host Dr. Craig Hood and conversations with Biological Sciences Faculty.   LINK TO PROGRAM & NOTES
September 8 , 2010 (REPLAY September 15, 2010)   Oil Spill Research: Initial Findings . With host Dr. Craig Hood  LINK TO PROGRAM & NOTES
September 29 , 2010 (REPLAY on October 6, 2010)   Oil Spill Research -- More Findings and Understanding Recovery . With host Dr. Craig Hood.       LINK TO PROGRAM & NOTES    
An Off-the-air Sabbatical (2010-2011)
August 30 , 2011 (REPLAY on September 7, 2011 )   Why Science Matters -- Valuing and Practicing Thinking . With host Dr. Craig Hood.       LINK TO PROGRAM & NOTES
September 14 , 2011 (REPLAY on September 21, 29, 2011 )   Loyola Science Student Research .   With host Dr. Craig Hood.       LINK TO PROGRAM & NOTES    
October 5 , 2011 (REPLAYS in OCT and NOV.)   Science in the News-- Canteloupes and Cocahoes.  With host Dr. Craig Hood.       LINK TO PROGRAM & NOTES    
An Off-the-air Sabbatical (2011-2012)
September 5 , 2012 (REPLAY on September 12, 2012)   Science After the Storm -- Katrina and Isaac . With host Dr. Craig Hood.       LINK TO PROGRAM & NOTES   
September 26, 2012 (REPLAY on OCT. 3, 2012). Belize: Spider Biodiversity and Ecology. With Dr. Aimee Thomas and host Dr. Craig Hood .      LINK TO PROGRAM & NOTES
October 10 , 2012  (REPLAY on OCT 17, 2012 )    Why Sleep? The Evolution of Sleep. With host Dr. Craig Hood .        LINK TO PROGRAM & NOTES   
October 24 , 2012  (REPLAY on OCT 31, 2012 )    Understanding Emerging Diseases: MEEGID International Conference at Loyola University. With Dr. Patricia Dorn and host Dr. Craig Hood .        LINK TO PROGRAM & NOTES   
November 7 , 2012  (REPLAY on NOV 14 and 21, 2012 )    Science After the Election . With Dr. Patricia Dorn and host Dr. Craig Hood .        LINK TO PROGRAM & NOTES   
November 28 , 2012  (REPLAYS Dec. 5th and 12th, 2012 )    1 + 1 = 2, MATH MEETS BIOLOGY. With Dr. Jeremy Thibodeaux and host Dr. Craig Hood .        LINK TO PROGRAM & NOTES   
An Off-the-air Sabbatical (2012-2013)
August 21 , 2013 (REPLAYS Aug. 28th, 2013)    Science at Loyola -- 2013 . With host Dr. Craig Hood .        LINK TO PROGRAM & NOTES  
  September 11th , 2013 (REPLAYS Sept. 18th, 2013)    NANO -- Small is Beautiful . With Dr. Patrick Garrity and host Dr. Craig Hood .        LINK TO PROGRAM & NOTES