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The EUSci podcast is lovingly crafted (well... carefully crafted, well crafted at least), by our crack team of podcasters every two weeks. Read a bit about the team's exploits below, and tune in or jump on board yourself!

EUSci Podcast #89

Welcome to episode 89 of the EUSci Podcast. In this episode, Steph chairs a discussion on why bugs could be the answer to world food shortages and yet we’re still against eating them. Also in the news are plans for a new ultra compact device for quitting smoking and the discovery of a novel antibiotic. And lastly, we say goodbye to our long running editor, Chris, who leaves us to take up new pastures across the pond. All the best and we look forward to an external correspondent!

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EUSci Podcast #88

Hello and welcome to Episode 88 of the EuSci Podcast – your fortnightly hit of news and chat from the world of science. This week we’ll be looking at what’s really happening in the brain when ideas go viral, while Alasdair tells us how to grow a human liver in a mouse’s head! We'll also be discussing the ethical dilemma of genetic screening.  Download link

 

 

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EUSci Podcast #87

Welcome to Episode 87 of the EUSci Podcast. In this show we bring you up to date on the latest discoveries including cabbage clocks, invisibility cloaks and penguin shaped galaxies. If that doesn’t grab your attention, we also discuss how glowing eels can help with jaundice and why naked mole rats may be ugly but they do have a trick up their sleeve when it comes to combating cancer.

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EUSci Podcast #86

In this episode, find out how you can strengthen tungsten with tungsten, predict when cicadas will appear and make a solar panel as cheaply as paint. We also have an in depth discussion around proposals to pay blood donors. What do you think? And for all of you suffering from bad hay fever or insect bites this summer, we bring you the latest findings on what really makes you itch. 

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EUSci Podcast #85

In this episode we explore the cosmos looking for new planets with Einstein's theory of special relativity and Rowan dives into the oceans to explain why global warming could have drastic effects on turtle populations. And those students out there just finishing exams, we have a discussion on recent findings regarding whether your favourite lecturer is actually the one you learn the most from. And as always, we have the News and Round-Up with those stories we just didn’t have enough time for.

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