Diffusion Science radio

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If you like a good, broad mix of Science - new science, hard science, pop science, historical science and very silly science, listen to Diffusion. Broadcast from Sydney, Australia every Monday 6:30pm. Hosted by Ian Woolf. email: science@diffusionradio.com

Absinthe and beer froth Oct. 22, 2018

DIY genetic engineering, Potatoes stop bleeding, Gaffa tape stops warts, and Venusian bacteria by Ian Woolf 2002 Chemistry Nobel Prize - identifying biological macro-molecules by Chris Stewart, Absinthe science by Adam Mark, 2002 IgNobel Prizes - Scrotal asymmetry in man and ancient sculpture, beer froth obeys law of exponential decay, washing machine for cats and dogs, belly button lint by Chris Stewart Hosted by Adam Mark, Produced by Chris Stewart, Technical support by Gina Satore, re-edited by Ian Woolf. This show was originally broadcast in October 2002 Support Diffusion by making a contribution [![Chris Stewart, Gina Satore, Lachlan Whatmore, Adam ...

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Nepenthes lure insects with carbon dioxide by Ian Woolf, Richard Charlesworth examines gene expression to diagnose Coeliac disease spectrum, The secrets of real zombies by Ian Woolf, Production checked by Charles Willock, Presented and Produced by Ian Wo
Anti-encryption bill Oct. 8, 2018
Lizzie O'Shea talks about the anti-encryption Assistance and Access Bill, Production checked by Charles Willock, Presented and Produced by Ian Woolf Support Diffusion by making a contribution bitcoin: 1AEnJC8r9apyXb2N31P1ScYJZUhqkYWdU2 ether: 0x45d2cd591
Meow on Mars Oct. 1, 2018
Reprogrammed cells heal wounds by Ian Woolf, Meow Ludo Meow Meow in conversation about the search for extra-terrestrial intelligence, realistic robots, growing plants in space, astrobiology, colonising Mars and Australia's Space Agency. Production checke
Bacteria from humans can generate electricity by Ian Woolf, Vanessa Pirotta uses drones to sample whale snot. Production checked by Charles Willock, Presented and Produced by Ian Woolf Support Diffusion by making a contribution Photo curtesy of Joanne St
Tickets and power in NSW Sept. 17, 2018
When is a ticket not a ticket? by Ian Woolf Meow Ludo Meow Meow explains the legalities of travelling with an implanted ticket, Sander Fransen concludes When the stars will align for Zero Carbon energy in NSW. Production checked by Charles Willock, Prese
Zero Carbon stars align Sept. 10, 2018
Cameras take roll call all day in Australian schools by Ian Woolf, Sander Fransen asks When will the stars align for Zero Carbon energy in NSW? Production checked by Charles Willock, Presented and Produced by Ian Woolf Support Diffusion by making a contr
Gartner's Hype Report predicts 5 trends for the next 5 years by Ian Woolf, Meow Ludo Meow Meow in conversation about lightbulb terrariums, biodomes, space stations and bio-businesses. Production checked by Charles Willock, Presented and Produced by Ian W
Strawberries help Inflammatory Bowel Disease symptoms, Nano-fibre nets catch water from the air by Ian Woolf, Muthu Vellayappan mends hearts with groovy patches. Production checked by Charles Willock, Presented and Produced by Ian Woolf Support Diffusion
Lana Kajlich reports on her seaweed Science Week activities, Dana Leidl talks about memory and amnesia, Production checked by Charles Willock, Presented and Produced by Ian Woolf Support Diffusion by making a contribution bitcoin: 1AEnJC8r9apyXb2N31P1ScY
Operation Crayweed Aug. 13, 2018
Rotten egg gas rejuvenates cells by Ian Woolf, Lana Kajlich talks about Operation Crayweed and restoring seaweed forests. Production checked by Charles Willock, Presented and Produced by Ian Woolf Support Diffusion by making a contribution bitcoin: 1AEnJ
Commercial astronauts at NASA by Ian Woolf, Kate Samardzic talks about biotoxins in supplements, Christina McGhee talks about Secret Science events for National Science Week, at the Royal Botanic Gardens. Production checked by Charles Willock, Presented
Woken worms and crowd-funding against cancer by Ian Woolf, Derek Muller talks about making his new film: Vitamania. Production checked by Charles Willock, Presented and Produced by Ian Woolf Support Diffusion by making a contribution bitcoin: 1AEnJC8r9ap
Senate Estimates prompts NHMRC to start an ME/CFS panel to target research funding, Stephen Graves describes Chronic Fatigue Syndrome in 2008, Brett Lidbury talks about funding ME/CFS. Production checked by Charles Willock, Presented and Produced by Ian
CT38 - a cure for Myalgic Encephalomyelitis? MyHealthRecord Opt out website fails Brett Lidbury talks about diagnosing Myalgic encephalomyelitis, Chronic fatigue Syndrome and Fibromyalgia. Production checked by Charles Willock, Presented and Produced by
2nd July 2018 Oz war on mathematics by Ian Woolf, Meow Ludo Meow Meow explains the five pillars of biohacking, Production checked by Charles Willock, Presented and Produced by Ian Woolf Support Diffusion by making a contribution bitcoin: 1AEnJC8r9apyXb2N
Grinding your face July 9, 2018
Face tracking tested on poor people by Ian Woolf, Tim Cannon talks about implanting devices for fun and profit. Production checked by Charles Willock, Presented and Produced by Ian Woolf Support Diffusion by making a contribution bitcoin: 1AEnJC8r9apyXb2
Quantum sexy hello June 12, 2018
25th June 2018 Ian Woolf interviews Samuel Braunstein about quantum teleportation, how to get yourself faxed from A to B, without travelling in the space in-between, Patrick Rubie explains part 1 of his Science and History of Radio, News by Ian Woolf, -
18th June 2018 Marc Victoria and Ian tackle the questions you have asked us in 2010 Why do I sneeze at the Sun? What would something look like if it was travelling at the speed of light? Why do sportsmen train at altitude? Why do previously overweight pe
Nobels and IgNobels June 11, 2018
from October 2005: News by Jacqui Pfeffer, Rubber from fruit flies, Ultra- violet spiders, Dumped by SMS, the Nobel Prize winners with Adam Richardson, the IgNoble Prize winners with Ian Woolf, Presented by Matthew Francis Produced by Chris Stewart Re-edi