SoT 78: The Dark Side of Science

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Download Now!Hosts: Ed Brown, Dr. Shayne Joseph, Penny Dumsday, Dr. Rachael Dunlop.

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A lab mouse. Has it been genetically engineered to detect land mines? Or does it associate the smell of jasmine with intense fear? Probably neither. Photo: Rama via WikiMedia Commons.

And watch Dr. Pamela Gay give her excellent talk, “Make The World Better”, at The Amazing Meeting this year

 

Dr. Rachael Dunlop is a fellow podcaster from the popular ‘SkepticZone‘ podcast, researcher for the Heart Research Institute, science communicator and science-based medicine advocate, and a Vice President of Australian Skeptics Incorporated.