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The FQXi podcast brings you the latest ideas in foundational physics and cosmology—and includes interviews with our members and other leading scientists. It's hosted by Zeeya Merali and Brendan Foster. You can contact us at podcast@fqxi.org, and follow us on twitter: @FQXi. The podcast is produced by Zeeya, and music is provided by Baltimore-based Diefenbaker.

The FQXi podcast brings you the latest ideas in foundational physics and cosmology—and includes interviews with our members and other leading scientists. It's hosted by Zeeya Merali and Brendan Foster. You can contact us at podcast@fqxi.org, and follow us on twitter: @FQXi. The podcast is produced by Zeeya, and music is provided by Baltimore-based Diefenbaker.

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The FQXi **December 31, 2017** Podcast features:

- 2017 Physics Countdown Part 3

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2017 Physics Countdown Part 3

FQXi's review of the biggest breakthroughs of the year, as chosen by quantum physicist Ian Durham, with Zeeya Merali, concludes. Find out what takes the top 3 spots.

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- One Brief Lesson on Physics-Writing

- Creativity & Science

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