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A podcast from Quanta Magazine

Quanta Science Podcast

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143 Episodes • Released Fortnightly

143 Episodes • Released Fortnightly

A podcast from Quanta Magazine

Quanta Science Podcast

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143 Episodes • Released Fortnightly

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Listen to Quanta Magazine's in-depth news stories about developments in mathematics, theoretical physics, theoretical computer science and the basic life sciences. Quanta, an editorially independent magazine published by the Simons Foundation, seeks to enhance public understanding of basic research. Read more at QuantaMagazine.org.

Latest Episode

26 Aug 2020 • 19 mins

To Pay Attention, the Brain Uses Filters, Not a Spotlight

A brain circuit that suppresses distracting sensory information holds important clues about attention and other cognitive processes. Read more at QuantaMagazine.org. Music is “Aimless Amos” by the Rondo Brothers.