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Obsgynaecritcare
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A podcast discussing critical care, anaesthesia and pain medicine in obstetrics and gynaecology
 
Subscribe to the Wheeler Centre's podcast to hear full recordings of our talks, featuring the best in books, writing and ideas from Melbourne, Australia.
 
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RNZ: Nights
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Unfurling fresh ideas and sounds along with the best radio documentaries and features from here and overseas.
 
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HistoryPod
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The 'on this day in history' podcast, with a new episode every single day. Featuring historical events that range from the Roman Empire to the World Wide Web, HistoryPod proves that there is always something to be remembered 'on this day'. Written and presented by Scott Allsop, creator of the award-winning www.mrallsophistory.com
 
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Join GP and Medical Educator Dr Sam Manger MBBS BSc FRACGP FASLM on The GP Show podcast available on all podcast apps and devices. We cover a variety of topics with case studies, guideline reviews, guest interviews and more for medical doctors and allied health including general practitioners, family physicians, specialists, allied health, nurses, registrars/residents, medical students and anybody interested in health, science and medicine. Disclaimer: The GP Show podcast is for informationa ...
 
The Guardian Long Read - audio versions of our regular long reads published online and in the newspaper Monday through Friday. The long reads are long form articles on a wide variety of topics from global politics to the big cultural debates of our time.For the print version go to - http://www.theguardian.com/news/series/the-long-read
 
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Frontiers
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Programme exploring new ideas in science and meeting the scientists and researchers responsible for them, as well as hearing from their critics
 
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Tutorials for junior emergency department doctors
 
The Guardian's Audio Long Reads podcasts are a selection of the Guardian’s long read articles which are published in the paper and online. It gives you the opportunity to get on with your day whilst listening to some of the finest journalism the Guardian has to offer: in-depth writing from around the world on immigration, crime, business, the arts and much more.
 
 
In memory of Dr John Hinds
 
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GasCast
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A podcast for anaesthetic trainees
 
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Thomas Midgeley Jr. discovered that adding tetraethyl lead to gasoline reduced knocking in automobile ...
 
Faced with new threats from international gangsters, the boss of the National Crime Agency, Lynne Owens, thinks UK policing needs a radical reboot • Read the text version here
 
We talk to our correspondent in Estonia, Silver Tambur
 
The crew of the Apollo 17 spacecraft took the iconic Blue Marble photograph of the ...
 
Kim Poyner is a practice nurse, health coach and previously an ICU nurse. She is the Founder of MediCoach, winner of the 2015 APNA Best Practice Award in Nursing for Chronic Disease Management, and presenter of Care Co-ordination, Care Planning and Coaching in General Practice. Kim has been invited to work with the World Health Organisation on ...…
 
Geoffrey Donovan works for the US Forestry Service and has been researching urban trees and their measurable health benefits.
 
Wriggly, squiffy, lummox, and boobs: What makes some words funny? Chris Westbury from theUniversity of Alberta's Department of Psychology has been trying to work it out.
 
The Great Smog of London descended on the British capital due to a combination of air pollution and weather ...
 
Eric Brenstrum is back to take a look at the big weather stories from around the world.
 
When high doses of painkillers led to widespread addiction, it was called one of the biggest mistakes in modern medicine. But this was no accident. Written by Chris McGreal and read by Lucy Scott
 
When high doses of painkillers led to widespread addiction, it was called one of the biggest mistakes in modern medicine. But this was no accident • Read the text version here
 
Dana Johannsen is back with her take on an exciting week in sport.
 
Hi everyone! Better late than never. This week Chong and I have finally got around to our discussion on anaphylaxis. What are the common causes of anaphylaxis? How is the severity of anaphylaxis graded? How / when should we administer adrenaline and what are the pitfalls of this drug which has a narrow therapeutic window? We focus mainly on dis ...…
 
Early New Years Day 1918 as it brought returning soldiers from the First World War, the HMY Iolaire went down a few yards from shore and about a mile from the safety of Stornoway Harbour. One of the worst UK maritime disasters of the 20th century, at least 201 men perished of the 283 aboard.
 
Eloise Grills at the Deakin Edge — Photo: Jon Tjhia Melbourne has always been a city of literature. Our population is bursting with rabid readers and writers. We have the best libraries, the coolest bookshops, the finest festivals and some truly pioneering publishers. Also, Monkey Grip is set here and we are the best at wearing turtlenecks. So ...…
 
South African surgeon Christiaan Barnard performed the world’s first human-to-human heart ...
 
On the 2nd December 1804, Napoleon Bonaparte crowned himself Emperor of the French at Notre Dame Cathedral in ...
 
The National Assembly of Romanians of Transylvania and Hungary declared the unification of Transylvania and the Kingdom of ...
 
They fought for the Iranian revolution – and then for Saddam Hussein. The US and UK once condemned them. But now their opposition to Tehran has made them favourites of Trump White House hardliners • Read the text version here
 
They fought for the Iranian revolution – and then for Saddam Hussein. The US and UK once condemned them. But now their opposition to Tehran has made them favourites of Trump White House hardliners.Written by Arron Merat and read by Lucy Scott
 
This week's something for the weekend is Iron Maori, a multi-sports event which is on tomorrow in Napier.
 
On the 30th November 1982, Michael Jackson released the album Thriller, which went on to become the best-selling album of all ...
 
This week's cultural ambassador is our man from South of the Tamaki - North of the Bombays - Clendon, Manurewa to be precise. Amongst the topics on Raymond Sagapolutele's radar is the stoush at Ihumatao Quarry Road in Mangere.
 
The Declaration of Olmütz was signed between Prussia and Austria, in which Prussia submitted to Austrian ...
 
Dr Jason Kaplan BSc(Med) MBBS(Hons) FRACP FCSANZ FACC is a specialist adult cardiologist and physician with a strong interest in sports and preventative cardiology. Prior to training in cardiology, Dr Kaplan completed additional advanced training in medical oncology and pharmacology. His training in these areas allows Dr Kaplan to adopt a more ...…
 
Ann Topp facilitates the training for volunteer biographers at Te Omanga Hospice. She joins Bryan in the Wellington studio.
 
On the 28th November 1520, Portuguese explorer Ferdinand Magellan led the first European ships from the Atlantic Ocean into the Pacific as part of his planned circumnavigation of the ...
 
University of Otago political historian A.Prof Brian Roper deconstructs public policies from around the globe.
 
Englishman Theodore Hook orchestrated a practical joke known as the Berners Street hoax in the heart of ...
 
Decades after it became part of the fabric of our lives, a worldwide revolt against plastic is under way • Read the text version here
 
Peter Lamp is back with a look at the weekend's sport. In the line-up is Soccer, Supercars and Josef Schmidt.
 
RNZ's Maori News Correspondent, Leigh-Marama McLachlan gives us her take on the the news.
 
Hilary Harper, Pia Interlandi, Rohit D'Costa and Dominique Martin at the Wheeler Centre What happens to our bodies when we die? Do our bodies define who and what we are – or are they a vessel for something more? In the final talk in our Dead Calm series, we focus on the site of death itself, exploring the physiological and philosophical implica ...…
 
Mary Kostakidis and Joseph Stiglitz at the Athenaeum Theatre — Photo: Scott Limbrick ‘Wealth begets power, which begets more wealth,’ Joseph Stiglitz has argued. Is our economic system fundamentally broken? Who, exactly, are the 1% and how did they get to control so much of the world’s wealth and resources? And are free-market fundamentalists s ...…
 
On the 26th November 1922, Howard Carter and Lord Carnarvon entered the tomb of Tutankhamun in Egypt’s Valley of the ...
 
The Treaty of Granada ended the Granada War and brought about the end of Islamic rule on the Iberian ...
 
On the 24th November 1859, English naturalist and geologist Charles Darwin published On the Origin of Species, the ground-breaking book that is considered by many to be the foundation of evolutionary ...
 
In the dark imagination of English reactionaries, Britain is always a defeated nation – and the EU is the imaginary invaderWritten by Fintan O'Toole and read by Lucy Scott
 
In the dark imagination of English reactionaries, Britain is always a defeated nation – and the EU is the imaginary invader • Read the text version here
 
Ian Dougherty is one of the organisers of Railex 2018. There is Lego train making, people coming from all over the country to exhibit.
 
The world's first ‘Nickel-In-The-Slot Phonograph’ introduced the concept of the jukebox to the ...
 
A/Professor Martin Healey is the Gynaecology Unit Head at the Royal Women’s Hospital and Clinical Associate Professor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology at the University of Melbourne. He also works privately in O&G and infertility/IVF. Today we discuss Endometriosis, including: Prevalence, natural history, potential causes, sympto ...…
 
Take it From Me is back. You know the drill – we take your anonymous romantic questions in advance. Then, at the Wheeler Centre on Friday 16 November, our panel of unqualified strangers puzzle over your problem before a live audience, and dish out some ill-informed and context-free advice. This time, our panellists specialise in queer romantic ...…
 
Indian journalist and commentator and journalist Shoba Narayan joins Bryan to discuss what's going on in her corner of the world. Tonight she looks at the impact of the #metoo movement in India.
 
At 12.30pm on Friday November 22nd 1963, President John F. Kennedy of the United States of America was fatally shot as his motorcade passed through Dealey Plaza in Dallas, ...
 
Victory at Gate Pa? is the first account of its kind where the battle at Gate Pa is expertly examined and written about from both perspectives of Maori and Pakeha.
 
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