Ira Flatow

American journalist, science radio host (born 1949) / From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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Ira Flatow (/ˈflt/; born March 9, 1949) is a radio and television journalist and author who hosts Public Radio International's popular program Science Friday.[3] On TV, he hosted the Emmy Award-winning PBS series Newton's Apple, a television science program for children and their families.[4] Later he hosted another PBS series, Big Ideas.[5] He has published several books, the most recent titled Present at the Future: From Evolution to Nanotechnology, Candid and Controversial Conversations on Science and Nature.[4]

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Ira Flatow
Flatow at BookCon in June 2019
Born (1949-03-07) March 7, 1949 (age 74)[1][2]
New York City, United States[2]
Alma materState University of New York at Buffalo (BS)
Miriam Flatow
(m. 1983)
ShowScience Friday
NetworkWNYC Studios
Time slotFriday, Podcasts, On demand
StyleHost, executive producer
CountryUnited States
Previous show(s)Newton's Apple