Hello, my nerdy android brethren! I come to you today bearing a gift for your ear holes: a mixtape of science-related songs. Because I love you. And we both/all love science.
This mixtape is best enjoyed in the range of 20 – 20,000 Hz.
The Ballad of Marie Curie – Army of Lovers
Bunsen Burner (The Hit Mix) – John Otway
She Blinded Me With Science – Thomas Dolby
Butterfly Song – Have Fun Teaching
Entropy – M.C. Hawking
Scientist – The Dandy Warhols
Space Oddity – Kendra Morris
Radium Girls – Pat Burtis
Galileo – Indigo Girls
I’m Your Moon – Jonathan Coulton
What Is a Shooting Star? – They Might Be Giants
Clever Girl – The Doubleclicks
Chemistry – Kimya Dawson
Female Of The Species – Space
We Are All Made Of Stars – Moby
Onward to the Edge – Symphony of Science
Want to suggest a playlist theme? Hit Stef up and someone on the team might make it for you.
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