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Hosts: Ed Brown, Dr. Shayne Joseph, Penny Dumsday Topics covered: Meet ‘Amasia,’ the Next Supercontinent Asia and Americas on Course for Arctic Collision Mystery of Zebra’s Stripes Finally Solved? Massage’s Mystery Mechanism Unmasked Mice study shows fasting weakens cancer Climate speeds up microbial change Image: Gabor Horvath, How The Zebra Got Its Stripes. Download here. Duration: [...]
Hosts: Ed Brown, Dr. Shayne Joseph, Penny Dumsday, Lucas Randall. Topics covered: Study shows rats help pals escape Capturing CO2 Too Costly to Combat Climate Change Doctors take aim at chiropractors This is the dawning of the new Age of Superstition LHC: Higgs boson ‘may have been glimpsed’ 16,000 Eyes: The Vision of a Cambrian Superpredator [...]
Hosts: Ed Brown, Penny Dumsday, Dr. Krystal Evans. Topics covered: Dr. Krystal gives us an in-depth progress report on malaria. There have been two big achievements this year: the final trial of what could be the first malaria vaccine ratified by the World Health Organisation, and the discovery of a ‘master key’ the parasite uses to infect [...]
Hosts: Ed Brown, Dr. Shayne Joseph, Penny Dumsday, Lucas Randall, Vanessa Hill. Topics covered: NASA’s Next Mars Rover to Launch in 15 Days Phobos-Grunt status, launch plus six days Novel Drug Shrinks Monkeys’ Waistlines Plate shapes hold earthquake clues Extra brain cells may be key to autism Was the Spotted Horse an Imaginary Creature? Unmuffled Genes [...]
Hosts: Ed Brown, Dr. Shayne Joseph, Penny Dumsday, Lucas Randall, Adam vanLangenberg. Topics covered: Happiness Associated With Longer Life NASA Considers Tractor Beams for Future Rovers Billion year old bacteria created What Killed Ice Age Beasts? U.K. Quakes Likely Caused by Fracking Here is the video from NASA showing how the ‘corkscrew’ tractor beam would work: [...]
Hosts: Ed Brown, Penny Dumsday, Lucas Randall, Tom Sidwell. Topics covered: Polar people have bigger eyes and brains Modern Humans 10, Neandertals 1 Astronomers find Earth’s first trojan asteroid 2010 TK7 Wikipedia page Volcanic complex discovered on the far side of the moon Ed’s photos of the moon Google Moon Our theme music, Step On It, [...]