Pacific Science Center

Steve Scher explores the Pacific Science Center's gift shop with store manager Katherine Johnson.

A Discussion With "Science Friday’s" Ira Flatow

Jun 13, 2013
Flickr Photo/Emilian Robert Vicol

 For those of us without "Dr.” or “Professor” in front of our names, science can be intimidating. But author and public radio host Ira Flatow has spent his career trying to get more people talking and thinking about science. He hosts NPR’s Science Friday, which helps listeners peer into the mind-bending world of scientific discovery.

This week’s episode of Science Friday will be broadcast live from the Pacific Science Center. But first, Flatow stopped by the KUOW studio to talk science with David Hyde.

Ruby de Luna

Most science exhibits focus on animals, robots or body parts. But a new exhibit at Seattle’s Pacific Science Center focuses on wellness. The goal is to help kids understand how the choices they make affect their overall health.