#1 - Don't Get Too Excited... It's Just the Intro

Episode 1 April 28, 2018 00:39:27
#1 - Don't Get Too Excited... It's Just the Intro
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This episode is all about introductions... ourselves, the show, the name of the show, and what the podcast will look like in the future. ~ [Like this show? Leave us a review here](https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/the-ndn-science-show/id1377936061?mt=2)... even one sentence helps! And if you leave your Twitter handle we'll be sure to thank you personally! You can also [Support the Show on PayPal](https://www.paypal.me/ndnscienceshow) [NDN Science Show Wordpress Page](http://www.ndnscienceshow.wordpress.com) ~

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