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COVID-19 Vaccines for Kids, Swimming Microbots, Generational Labels

Top of Mind with Julie Rose
  • Oct 26, 2021 8:00 pm
  • 1:44:01

If kids don’t usually contract severe COVID-19, why do they still need the vaccine? Tiny swimming robots might solve plastic pollution in the ocean. Some social scientists believe we should ditch the labels baby boomer, Gen X, millennial, and Gen Z. Also, on today’s show: a sponge that sops up oil could reduce oil spill damage; technology can make it easier for the elderly to live independently; more exercise might help those with cancer.