A Loh Down is a capsule of intriguing scientific research presented clearly, in a witty way, because we believe humor makes knowledge sticky. There is no limit to the science we can present—whether it be in astronomy, biology, computers, evolution, global warming, psychology, politics, sports or beyond—as long as we can make the gist of it graspable in 90 seconds. Our audiences are experts and novices, old and young. Explore the site to customize your journey in your area(s) of interest!

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The Loh Down on Science is produced by LDOS Media Lab, Inc., a 501c3 non-profit corporation established in 2012 to maintain production continuity for the program and to develop new popular science education programming across a variety of media platforms.

The Loh Down on Science is produced and distributed at no cost to its affiliate radio stations and was funded from 2012–2015 by a generous grant from the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation, and from 2015 onward by a partnership with the University of California, Irvine.

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